Truett Alumni Survey

April 18, 2005

Your responses will be kept anonymous. Only summarized data will be used by the seminary in its reports to SACS and ATS. Please use this form to write your responses. Please send your completed surveys to Rene_Maciel@baylor.edu by April 30th.

Thank you for your help.

David E. Garland
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

George W. Truett Theological Seminary

Mission Goals

We are interested in your overall evaluation of Truett Seminary's success in achieving its mission goals. Please rate your assessment of the degree to which the program is being successful in each area. You are assessing the program's success in achieving its mission, goals, and program themes, not your own. Please circle the number to indicate your response to each of the goals.

PREACHING & WORSHIP

Students will be able to lead the congregation in the genuine worship of God and communicate God's Word humbly and persuasively within the church and the world.

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THEOLOGY

Students will be able to draw and reflect upon Scripture and the classical and contemporary literature of the Church to inform and empower Christian life, thought and ministry.

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LEADERSHIP & ADMINISTRATION

Students will be able to equip others for ministry by demonstrating servant leadership skills consistent with the New Testament emphasis on the church as the body of Christ and the historic Baptist vision of congregational life.

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NURTURE AND CURE OF SOULS

Students will be able to recognize God in the circumstances of life, to cultivate this awareness in others, and to nurture souls through an integrated set of pastoral skills rooted in Scripture and the psychological and spiritual disciplines.

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LIFELONG LEARNING

Students will value Lifelong Learning and be able to discover the resources for ongoing ministry enhancement.

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SPIRITUAL FORMATION

Students will experience the Christ-centered life through the practice of spiritual disciplines toward a growing desire for the knowledge of God's will for their lives and ministry.

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EVANGELISM & GLOBAL MISSIONS

Students will be able to model for the congregation a global awareness and passion for leading persons to faith in Christ by proclaiming and applying the Gospel message to the holistic needs of people in diverse cultural settings.

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8. The following is a general evaluation of the George W. Truett Theological Seminary. Please indicate how satisfied or concerned you are with each of the following by circling the number that best expresses what you think overall. Your comments are welcome.

8.1. Overall, how satisfied are you with your theological education at Truett Seminary?

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8.2. How would you evaluate the overall competence of the Truett faculty?

Very Incompetent Very Competent

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8.3. How would you evaluate the overall accessibility and helpfulness of the Truett faculty?

Very Inaccessible/ Unhelpful Very Accessible/Helpful

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