Table 1

 

Demographic Information in regard to Ethnicity, Gender and Grade Level of In-class

and Online Students

 

Students Expressed in Percentages

 

 

                        In-Class Percentage               Online Percentage                

                        (n = 192)                                 (n = 95)

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Ethnicity                    

Euro American 38                                            53                                           

Hispanic                       41                                            29                                           

Afro-American   3                                              5                                           

 

Gender

Male                            17                                            24                                           

Female                         83                                            76                                           

 

Grade Level                                                  

Seniors             25                                            55                                           

Juniors                          47                                            31                                           

Sophomores                 21                                            10                                           

Freshmen                       6                                              3                                           

 

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Table 2

 

Comparisons of Means and Standard Deviations between In-class and Online students in

 the Introduction to Human Services course

 

 

 

Core Competencies                In Class Mean            Online Mean                  Probability

Subscales                                (n = 192)                     (n = 95)

                                   

 

 

Interviewing Skills                 6.79 (1.7535)               7.65 (1.6312)                           .000**

 

Assessment Skills                  28.30 (7.5476)             33.26 (5.9392)                         .000**

 

Case Management                34.83 (9.1707)             39.67 (6.9987)                         .000**

Skills  

 

Crisis Management               31.44 (8.3075)             36.01 (6.0622)                         .000**

Skills

 

Cultural Competence 20.90 (4.5021)             23.37 (3.9534)                         .000**

 

Self-awareness                       24.87 (5.1931)             27.92 (4.1263)                         .000**

 

Use of Technology                 21.55 (4.6262)             23.77 (4.3028)                         .000**

 

Collaborative Learning          13.01 (3.2378)             14.81 (2.6469)                         .000**

 

Community Agencies 29.35 (7.8238)             34.20 (7.1896)                         .000**

 

 

Note:  Standard deviations are in parenthesis

 

**p is less than .001