Survey Research

Ohio State has a wide variety of resources available to members of the OSU community who are interested in administering surveys at Ohio State.

Quick guide to creating surveys within the OSU community

Institutional Research and Planning (IRP) hosts a survey question database and a calendar of past, current and upcoming surveys administered within the OSU community. Survey reports are also available.

Center for the Study of Student Life administers regular surveys and provides a wide variety of resources on research and assessment.

The College of EHE Research Methodology Center (RMC) is a fully-resourced academic research center charged with advancing the design and conduct of high quality research in education and human ecology.

The Survey Coordinating Committee coordinates surveys within the campus community in order to reduce survey burden and improve the quality of the information collected.

Qualtrics Survey Software 
OSU has licensed Qualtrics for creating web-based surveys.

The Statistical Consulting Service (SCS) is a team of faculty, staff, and graduate students in the Department of Statistics whose mission is to provide professional statistical consulting support (for a fee) to OSU researchers and external clients in business, science, industry, and government. The SCS provides support in the areas of: Research Planning, Design of Experiments, Database Development, Survey Design, Administration, and Analysis, Statistical Process Control, Statistical Modeling and Analysis, and Independent Verification of Statistical Analyses and Results.

Other OSU Resources