First Destination Survey (FDS) Standard Questions

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What are you primarily doing after graduation?

  1. Working
  2. Volunteering
  3. Continuing Education
  4. Military
  5. Fellowship
  6. Still Looking
  7. Not Seeking

Working

  1. How many hours per week are you working?
    • Over 30 Hours a week (Full Time)
    • Under 30 Hours a week (Part Time)
  1. What best describes your employment?
    • Organization/Company
    • Entrepreneur
    • Freelancer
    • Temporary/Contract Work Assignment
    • Other
  2. What is your job?
    • Who is your employer?
    • What industry is your employer in?
    • What city is this position located in?
  3. Tell us about your job?
    • What is your job title?
    • Were you already working in this position during school?
      • Yes or No
  4. What is your job function?
  5. Are you authorized to permanently work in the U.S.?
    • Yes or No
  6. How are you compensated?
    • Base Salary
      • Monthly Stipend
      • Hourly Wage
      • Annual Salary
  7. Signing Bonus
  8. Other guaranteed compensation:
  9. When did you get this offer?
    • yyyy-mm-dd
  10. When did you accept it?
    • yyyy-mm-dd
  11. When is your start date?
    • yyyy-mm-dd

Volunteering

  1. Which organization are you volunteering for?
    • Name of organization
  2. What city is this position located in?
    • Select a city
  3. What is your job title?
  4. What is your job function?
  5. When did you get this offer?
    • yyyy-mm-dd
  6. When did you accept it?
    • yyyy-mm-dd
  7. When is your start date?
    • yyyy-mm-dd

Continuing Education

  1. What’s the name of the institution?
  2. What city is this institution located in?
  3. What’s your program of study?
  4. What’s the degree you’re pursuing?
    • (Dropdown) Associates, Bachelors, Masters, Doctorate, Postdoctoral Studies

Military

  1. Which service branch are you joining?
    • Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Navy, Marine Corps
  2. Enlisted, Warrant Officer, Officer
  3. What city is this position located in?
  4. What is your specialization?
  5. Base Salary
    • Monthly Stipend
    • Hourly Wage
    • Annual Salary
  6. When did you get this offer?
    • yyyy-mm-dd
  7. When did you accept it?
    • yyyy-mm-dd
  8. When is your start date?
    • Yyyy-mm-dd

 

Fellowship

  1. Is this fellowship educational or for work?
    • Educational, Work

Educational

  1. What’s the name of the fellowship?
  2. What is the name of the institution?
  3. What city is this institution located in?
  4. What’s your program of study?
  5. What’s the degree you’re pursuing?
    • Masters, Doctorate, Postdoctoral Studies

Work

  1. What is the name of your Fellowship?
  2. How many hours per week are you working?
    • Over 30 Hours a week (Full Time)
    • Under 30 Hours a week (Part Time)
  3. What best describes your employment?
    • Organization/Company
    • Entrepreneur
    • Freelancer
    • Temporary/Contract Work Assignment
    • Faculty Tenure
    • Faculty Non-Tenure
    • Other
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  2. What is your job?
    • Who is your employer?
    • What industry is your employer in?
    • What city is this position located in?
  3. Tell us about your job?
    • What is your job title?
    • Were you already working in this position during school?
      • Yes or No
  4. What is your job function?
  5. Are you authorized to permanently work in the U.S.?
    • Yes or No
  6. How are you compensated?
    • Base Salary
      • Monthly Stipend
      • Hourly Wage
      • Annual Salary
    • Signing Bonus
    • Other guaranteed compensation:
  7. When did you get this offer?
    • yyyy-mm-dd
  8. When did you accept it?
    • yyyy-mm-dd
  9. When is your start date?
    • Yyyy-mm-dd

 

Still Looking

  1. Are you looking for continuing education or employment?
    • Continuing Education, Employment

Not Seeking

  1. What are you doing while you are not actively seeking a job?
    • Taking time off
    • Taking a gap year
    • Traveling
    • Other

 

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