Publications

Under the guidance of the BC Student Outcomes Research Forum, BC Stats annually produces a number of standard reports and analytical papers, as well as specially requested reports on various topics.

Reports are in Portable Document Format (Adobe Acrobat). Adobe offers free software for viewing PDF files for Macintosh, Windows, UNIX and OS/2. 

BC Student Outcomes - The Highlights

The Highlights include findings from the four main surveys: the Apprenticeship Student Outcomes (APPSO) Survey, the Baccalaureate Graduates Survey (BGS), the Diploma, Associate Degree, and Certificate Student Outcomes (DACSO) Survey, and the Developmental Student Outcomes (DEVSO) Survey.

BC Student Outcomes - The 2013 Highlights

BC Student Outcomes - The 2012 Highlights

BC Student Outcomes - The 2011 Highlights

BC Student Outcomes - The 2010 Highlights

BC Student Outcomes - The 2009 Highlights

Previous Highlights publications were based on the annual DACSO survey and can be found here.

Fact Sheets

Occasionally, fact sheets are produced which include data from the four main surveys: the Apprenticeship Student Outcomes (APPSO) Survey, the Baccalaureate Graduates Survey (BGS), the Diploma, Associate Degree, and Certificate Student Outcomes (DACSO) Survey, and the Developmental Student Outcomes (DEVSO) Survey.

Student Outcomes 2012 Demographic Profile

BC Student Outcomes: An Introduction to B.C.'s Post-Secondary Student Surveys

BC Student Outcomes: An Introduction to B.C.'s Post-Secondary Student Surveys - also known as Outcomes 101 - is a general introduction to the Student Outcomes project and the four annual surveys.

Diploma, Associate Degree, and Certificate Student Outcomes

Key Student Outcomes Indicators
Many of the indicators considered key for educational planning are presented in this annual report. The main themes are: respondent attributes, satisfaction with education, employment outcomes, and further education.

DACSO Papers 
A number of papers have been produced using DACSO data to address specific issues or present information on selected topics.

Analytical Reports
Occasionally, BC Stats and the BC Student Outcomes Research Forum produce analytical reports on specially requested topics.

Survey Results by Program for Former College and Institute Students 1997 - 2004
Job Destinations of Former College and Institute Students 1997 - 2005
Questionnaires

Apprenticeship Student Survey Outcomes

Publications
Questionnaires

Developmental Student Survey Outcomes

Publications
Questionnaires

Baccalaureate Graduates Survey Outcomes

BGS Reports

 

 

For more information about the DACSO, APPSO, or DEVSO surveys,
contact Marti Lea Thib at MartiLea.Thib@gov.bc.ca

For more information about the BGS, contact Jim Martell at Jim.Martell@gov.bc.ca