Qualtrics is a robust, sophisticated, cloud-based service for creating and delivering web-based surveys. The product is available free of charge to faculty, students and staff at the University of Miami. With over 100 question types (including pick, group & rank, drill down, rank order, heat map and hot spots) available through the Qualtrics Library and the ability to create interactive questions and engage survey-takers with rich media, it becomes possible to increase response rates. Users can also pull questions from professionally designed surveys as well as create your own library of questions, surveys, messages, and media.
Quantitative survey data can be analyzed as it is collected and researchers can pre-create reports with graphs, charts, and tables that populate in real time. Likewise, data can be exported into SPSS, Excel, or a variety of other formats for additional analysis. Furthermore, Qualtrics reports can be exported to PowerPoint, Word, or as a PDF file to use in presentations, reports, and research writing.
Qualtrics users can send and track participation invitations and reminders; display survey results in real time, graphically and statistically; and export raw data in a variety of formats including CSV, XML, HTML and SPSS SAV file.
Other key features include: