The Student Achievement Measure is supported by six sponsoring associations, working together to provide a more comprehensive and accurate picture of student progress and completion as students move across institutions and state boundaries.

Dickinson State University

Dickinson State University is a regional four-year institution within the North Dakota University System, whose primary role is to contribute to the intellectual, social, economic, and cultural development, especially to southwestern North Dakota. The University’s mission is to provide high quality, accessible programs, promote excellence in teaching and learning, support scholarly and creative activities and provide service relevant to the economy, health, and quality of life of the citizens of the State of North Dakota.

Fall 2013 First-time Full-time Cohort

6-year outcomes for undergraduate associates-seeking students as of 2019

All Students

First-time-at-Institution, All Students Starting Fall 2013

Number of students: 59

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43%
29%
28%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Associate's Degree / Certificate model tracks a group of students who started an associate degree program or certificate program at Dickinson State University in the Fall of 2013. The students’ progress toward a degree or certificate is reported within 6 years.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Dickinson State University are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Dickinson State University are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Dickinson State University and transferred to another institution prior to earning a degree or certificate are represented by the orange bar with the large white stripe underneath (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled at another institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Dickinson State University | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - All Students

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT DICKINSON STATE UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2013 BY SUMMER 2019
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Associate degree from Dickinson State University 8%
+ Associate degree from Dickinson State University - with later transfer to another institution 27%
+ Certificate award from Dickinson State University 0%
+ Certificate award from Dickinson State University - with later transfer to another institution 8%
= Total Graduated from Dickinson State University 43%
Enrolled at Dickinson State University 0%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Dickinson State University* 29%
Current Status Unknown 28%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Dickinson State University.
First-time-In-College

First-time-In-College Students Starting Fall 2013

Number of students: 160

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13%
37%
10%
40%
6%
7%
Associate or 2-year Degree from Dickinson State University
Transfer & Subsequent Associate or 2-year Degree
35%
2%
Bachelor's or 4-year Degree from Dickinson State University
Transfer & Subsequent Bachelor's or 4-year Degree
3%
4%
3%
Enrolled at Dickinson State University
Enrolled at Another 2-year Institution
Enrolled at Another 4-year Institution
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Associate or 2-year Degree
Graduated: Bachelor's or 4-year Degree
Enrolled
Current Status Unknown

The SAM First-time-In-College Stacked Credentials model tracks a group of students who started at Dickinson State University in the Fall of 2013. The chart shows the highest degree earned for students in the group within 6 years. Click on the bar segments in the chart to see the breakout by type of degree earned (associate or bachelor’s degree) or institution (Dickinson State University, another 2-year school, or another 4-year school). The same group of students is included in the results for every year. To review the data for previous years for this group of students, click the “view detail data for graph” link.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who graduated with an associate or 2-year degree are represented by the red bar ().
    • Click on the red section of the chart to see the proportion of students who earned their associate degree from Dickinson State University or from another institution.
  • Students who graduated with a bachelor’s or 4-year degree are represented by the green bar().
    • Click on the green section of the chart to see the proportion of students who earned their associate degree from Dickinson State University or from another institution.
  • Students who are still enrolled are represented by the aqua bar ().
    • Click on the aqua section of the chart to see the proportion of students who are still enrolled at Dickinson State University, at another 2-year institution, or at another 4-year institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Dickinson State University | Stacked Model

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENTS STARTING AT
DICKINSON STATE UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2013 BY SUMMER 2019
 
2013-14
 
2014-15
 
2015-16
 
2016-17
 
2017-18
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2018-19
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Associate or 2-year degree from Dickinson State University 0% 3% 6% 6% 6% 6%
+ Transfer & subsequent associate or 2-year degree 0% 1% 4% 5% 6% 7%
= Total Graduated: Associate or 2-year degree 0% 4% 10% 11% 12% 13%
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Bachelor's or 4-year degree from Dickinson State University 0% 0% 1% 15% 31% 35%
+ Transfer & subsequent bachelor's or 4-year degree 0% 0% 0% 3% 5% 2%
= Total Graduated: Bachelor's or 4-year degree 0% 0% 1% 18% 36% 37%
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Enrolled at Dickinson State University 94% 57% 42% 27% 11% 3%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 6% 4% 4% 3% 4%
+ Enrolled at another 4-year institution 1% 11% 14% 12% 9% 3%
= Total Enrolled 95% 74% 60% 43% 23% 10%
Current Status Unknown 5% 22% 29% 28% 29% 40%
Transfer

Transfer Students Starting Fall 2013

Number of students: 132

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14%
32%
10%
44%
9%
5%
Associate or 2-year Degree from Dickinson State University
Transfer & Subsequent Associate or 2-year Degree
30%
2%
Bachelor's or 4-year Degree from Dickinson State University
Transfer & Subsequent Bachelor's or 4-year Degree
4%
2%
4%
Enrolled at Dickinson State University
Enrolled at Another 2-year Institution
Enrolled at Another 4-year Institution
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Associate or 2-year Degree
Graduated: Bachelor's or 4-year Degree
Enrolled
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Transfer Stacked Credentials model tracks a group of students who started at Dickinson State University in the Fall of 2013. The chart shows the highest degree earned for students in the group within 6 years. Click on the bar segments in the chart to see the breakout by type of degree earned (associate or bachelor’s degree) or institution (Dickinson State University, another 2-year school, or another 4-year school). The same group of students is included in the results for every year. To review the data for previous years for this group of students, click the “view detail data for graph” link.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who graduated with an associate or 2-year degree are represented by the red bar ().
    • Click on the red section of the chart to see the proportion of students who earned their associate degree from Dickinson State University or from another institution.
  • Students who graduated with a bachelor’s or 4-year degree are represented by the green bar().
    • Click on the green section of the chart to see the proportion of students who earned their associate degree from Dickinson State University or from another institution.
  • Students who are still enrolled are represented by the aqua bar ().
    • Click on the aqua section of the chart to see the proportion of students who are still enrolled at Dickinson State University, at another 2-year institution, or at another 4-year institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Dickinson State University | Stacked Model

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENTS STARTING AT
DICKINSON STATE UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2013 BY SUMMER 2019
 
2013-14
 
2014-15
 
2015-16
 
2016-17
 
2017-18
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2018-19
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Associate or 2-year degree from Dickinson State University 1% 5% 7% 8% 8% 9%
+ Transfer & subsequent associate or 2-year degree 2% 2% 3% 4% 5% 5%
= Total Graduated: Associate or 2-year degree 3% 7% 10% 12% 13% 14%
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Bachelor's or 4-year degree from Dickinson State University 0% 12% 18% 27% 30% 30%
+ Transfer & subsequent bachelor's or 4-year degree 1% 1% 2% 2% 2% 2%
= Total Graduated: Bachelor's or 4-year degree 1% 13% 20% 29% 32% 32%
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Enrolled at Dickinson State University 94% 46% 26% 9% 3% 4%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 2% 1% 1% 2% 2%
+ Enrolled at another 4-year institution 1% 6% 8% 8% 7% 4%
= Total Enrolled 95% 54% 35% 18% 12% 10%
Current Status Unknown 1% 26% 35% 41% 43% 44%
Full-Time (Associate/Certificate)

First-time-at-Institution, Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2013

Number of students: 51

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47%
29%
24%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Associate's Degree / Certificate model tracks a group of students who started an associate degree program or certificate program at Dickinson State University in the Fall of 2013. The students’ progress toward a degree or certificate is reported within 6 years.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Dickinson State University are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Dickinson State University are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Dickinson State University and transferred to another institution prior to earning a degree or certificate are represented by the orange bar with the large white stripe underneath (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled at another institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Dickinson State University | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT DICKINSON STATE UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2013 BY SUMMER 2019
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Associate degree from Dickinson State University 10%
+ Associate degree from Dickinson State University - with later transfer to another institution 27%
+ Certificate award from Dickinson State University 0%
+ Certificate award from Dickinson State University - with later transfer to another institution 10%
= Total Graduated from Dickinson State University 47%
Enrolled at Dickinson State University 0%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Dickinson State University* 29%
Current Status Unknown 24%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Dickinson State University.
Part-Time (Associate/Certificate)

First-time-at-Institution, Part-Time Students Starting Fall 2013

Number of students: 8

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25%
25%
50%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Associate's Degree / Certificate model tracks a group of students who started an associate degree program or certificate program at Dickinson State University in the Fall of 2013. The students’ progress toward a degree or certificate is reported within 6 years.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Dickinson State University are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Dickinson State University are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Dickinson State University and transferred to another institution prior to earning a degree or certificate are represented by the orange bar with the large white stripe underneath (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled at another institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Dickinson State University | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - Part-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT DICKINSON STATE UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2013 BY SUMMER 2019
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Associate degree from Dickinson State University 0%
+ Associate degree from Dickinson State University - with later transfer to another institution 25%
+ Certificate award from Dickinson State University 0%
+ Certificate award from Dickinson State University - with later transfer to another institution 0%
= Total Graduated from Dickinson State University 25%
Enrolled at Dickinson State University 0%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Dickinson State University* 25%
Current Status Unknown 50%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Dickinson State University.
All Students (Associate/Certificate)

First-time-at-Institution, All Students Starting Fall 2013

Number of students: 59

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43%
29%
28%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Associate's Degree / Certificate model tracks a group of students who started an associate degree program or certificate program at Dickinson State University in the Fall of 2013. The students’ progress toward a degree or certificate is reported within 6 years.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Dickinson State University are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Dickinson State University are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Dickinson State University and transferred to another institution prior to earning a degree or certificate are represented by the orange bar with the large white stripe underneath (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled at another institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Dickinson State University | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - All Students

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT DICKINSON STATE UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2013 BY SUMMER 2019
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Associate degree from Dickinson State University 8%
+ Associate degree from Dickinson State University - with later transfer to another institution 27%
+ Certificate award from Dickinson State University 0%
+ Certificate award from Dickinson State University - with later transfer to another institution 8%
= Total Graduated from Dickinson State University 43%
Enrolled at Dickinson State University 0%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Dickinson State University* 29%
Current Status Unknown 28%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Dickinson State University.
First-Time Full-Time (Bachelor's)

First-Time Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2013

Number of students: 0

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100%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
100%
WITHIN 5 YEARS
100%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at Dickinson State University in the Fall of 2013. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from Dickinson State University are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at Dickinson State University and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Dickinson State University are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Dickinson State University and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Dickinson State University | Bachelor's Seeking Model - First-Time Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
DICKINSON STATE UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2013 BY SUMMER 2019
 
2013-14
 
2014-15
 
2015-16
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2016-17
WITHIN 5 YEARS
2017-18
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2018-19
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Bachelor's degree from Dickinson State University 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from Dickinson State University 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from Dickinson State University 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Enrolled at Dickinson State University 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Current Status Unknown 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
First-time-In-College (Stacked)

First-time-In-College Students Starting Fall 2013

Number of students: 160

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13%
37%
10%
40%
6%
7%
Associate or 2-year Degree from Dickinson State University
Transfer & Subsequent Associate or 2-year Degree
35%
2%
Bachelor's or 4-year Degree from Dickinson State University
Transfer & Subsequent Bachelor's or 4-year Degree
3%
4%
3%
Enrolled at Dickinson State University
Enrolled at Another 2-year Institution
Enrolled at Another 4-year Institution
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Associate or 2-year Degree
Graduated: Bachelor's or 4-year Degree
Enrolled
Current Status Unknown

The SAM First-time-In-College Stacked Credentials model tracks a group of students who started at Dickinson State University in the Fall of 2013. The chart shows the highest degree earned for students in the group within 6 years. Click on the bar segments in the chart to see the breakout by type of degree earned (associate or bachelor’s degree) or institution (Dickinson State University, another 2-year school, or another 4-year school). The same group of students is included in the results for every year. To review the data for previous years for this group of students, click the “view detail data for graph” link.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who graduated with an associate or 2-year degree are represented by the red bar ().
    • Click on the red section of the chart to see the proportion of students who earned their associate degree from Dickinson State University or from another institution.
  • Students who graduated with a bachelor’s or 4-year degree are represented by the green bar().
    • Click on the green section of the chart to see the proportion of students who earned their associate degree from Dickinson State University or from another institution.
  • Students who are still enrolled are represented by the aqua bar ().
    • Click on the aqua section of the chart to see the proportion of students who are still enrolled at Dickinson State University, at another 2-year institution, or at another 4-year institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Dickinson State University | Stacked Model

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENTS STARTING AT
DICKINSON STATE UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2013 BY SUMMER 2019
 
2013-14
 
2014-15
 
2015-16
 
2016-17
 
2017-18
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2018-19
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Associate or 2-year degree from Dickinson State University 0% 3% 6% 6% 6% 6%
+ Transfer & subsequent associate or 2-year degree 0% 1% 4% 5% 6% 7%
= Total Graduated: Associate or 2-year degree 0% 4% 10% 11% 12% 13%
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Bachelor's or 4-year degree from Dickinson State University 0% 0% 1% 15% 31% 35%
+ Transfer & subsequent bachelor's or 4-year degree 0% 0% 0% 3% 5% 2%
= Total Graduated: Bachelor's or 4-year degree 0% 0% 1% 18% 36% 37%
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Enrolled at Dickinson State University 94% 57% 42% 27% 11% 3%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 6% 4% 4% 3% 4%
+ Enrolled at another 4-year institution 1% 11% 14% 12% 9% 3%
= Total Enrolled 95% 74% 60% 43% 23% 10%
Current Status Unknown 5% 22% 29% 28% 29% 40%
Transfer (Stacked)

Transfer Students Starting Fall 2013

Number of students: 132

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14%
32%
10%
44%
9%
5%
Associate or 2-year Degree from Dickinson State University
Transfer & Subsequent Associate or 2-year Degree
30%
2%
Bachelor's or 4-year Degree from Dickinson State University
Transfer & Subsequent Bachelor's or 4-year Degree
4%
2%
4%
Enrolled at Dickinson State University
Enrolled at Another 2-year Institution
Enrolled at Another 4-year Institution
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Associate or 2-year Degree
Graduated: Bachelor's or 4-year Degree
Enrolled
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Transfer Stacked Credentials model tracks a group of students who started at Dickinson State University in the Fall of 2013. The chart shows the highest degree earned for students in the group within 6 years. Click on the bar segments in the chart to see the breakout by type of degree earned (associate or bachelor’s degree) or institution (Dickinson State University, another 2-year school, or another 4-year school). The same group of students is included in the results for every year. To review the data for previous years for this group of students, click the “view detail data for graph” link.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who graduated with an associate or 2-year degree are represented by the red bar ().
    • Click on the red section of the chart to see the proportion of students who earned their associate degree from Dickinson State University or from another institution.
  • Students who graduated with a bachelor’s or 4-year degree are represented by the green bar().
    • Click on the green section of the chart to see the proportion of students who earned their associate degree from Dickinson State University or from another institution.
  • Students who are still enrolled are represented by the aqua bar ().
    • Click on the aqua section of the chart to see the proportion of students who are still enrolled at Dickinson State University, at another 2-year institution, or at another 4-year institution.
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

Dickinson State University | Stacked Model

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENTS STARTING AT
DICKINSON STATE UNIVERSITY IN FALL 2013 BY SUMMER 2019
 
2013-14
 
2014-15
 
2015-16
 
2016-17
 
2017-18
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2018-19
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Associate or 2-year degree from Dickinson State University 1% 5% 7% 8% 8% 9%
+ Transfer & subsequent associate or 2-year degree 2% 2% 3% 4% 5% 5%
= Total Graduated: Associate or 2-year degree 3% 7% 10% 12% 13% 14%
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Bachelor's or 4-year degree from Dickinson State University 0% 12% 18% 27% 30% 30%
+ Transfer & subsequent bachelor's or 4-year degree 1% 1% 2% 2% 2% 2%
= Total Graduated: Bachelor's or 4-year degree 1% 13% 20% 29% 32% 32%
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Enrolled at Dickinson State University 94% 46% 26% 9% 3% 4%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 2% 1% 1% 2% 2%
+ Enrolled at another 4-year institution 1% 6% 8% 8% 7% 4%
= Total Enrolled 95% 54% 35% 18% 12% 10%
Current Status Unknown 1% 26% 35% 41% 43% 44%