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.

North Dakota State College of Science

North Dakota State College of Science (NDSCS) is a public, two-year institution, established in 1903, the nation’s second oldest two-year college. The main campus is located in Wahpeton, N.D and has a convenient second location in Fargo, N.D. NDSCS offers degrees, certificates and diplomas in traditional career and technical studies as well as the liberal arts. The College also provides a variety of distance education classes (for credit and non-credit), workforce training and online courses. NDSCS offers a complete collegiate experience including outstanding academics, residence halls and a vibrant campus life with student clubs and organizations, fine arts and athletics.
All Students

First-time-at-Institution, All Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 770

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56%
21%
23%
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 North Dakota State College of Science in the Fall of 2010. 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 North Dakota State College of Science are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at North Dakota State College of Science are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at North Dakota State College of Science 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.

North Dakota State College of Science | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - All Students

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT NORTH DAKOTA STATE COLLEGE OF SCIENCE IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
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Associate degree from North Dakota State College of Science 34%
+ Associate degree from North Dakota State College of Science - with later transfer to another institution 17%
+ Certificate award from North Dakota State College of Science 4%
+ Certificate award from North Dakota State College of Science - with later transfer to another institution 1%
= Total Graduated from North Dakota State College of Science 56%
Enrolled at North Dakota State College of Science 0%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from North Dakota State College of Science* 21%
Current Status Unknown 23%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from North Dakota State College of Science.
Full-Time

First-time-at-Institution, Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 692

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58%
18%
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 North Dakota State College of Science in the Fall of 2010. 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 North Dakota State College of Science are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at North Dakota State College of Science are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at North Dakota State College of Science 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.

North Dakota State College of Science | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT NORTH DAKOTA STATE COLLEGE OF SCIENCE IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
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Associate degree from North Dakota State College of Science 36%
+ Associate degree from North Dakota State College of Science - with later transfer to another institution 17%
+ Certificate award from North Dakota State College of Science 4%
+ Certificate award from North Dakota State College of Science - with later transfer to another institution 1%
= Total Graduated from North Dakota State College of Science 58%
Enrolled at North Dakota State College of Science 0%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from North Dakota State College of Science* 18%
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 North Dakota State College of Science.
Part-Time

First-time-at-Institution, Part-Time Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 78

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40%
1%
45%
14%
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 North Dakota State College of Science in the Fall of 2010. 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 North Dakota State College of Science are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at North Dakota State College of Science are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at North Dakota State College of Science 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.

North Dakota State College of Science | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - Part-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT NORTH DAKOTA STATE COLLEGE OF SCIENCE IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2016
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Associate degree from North Dakota State College of Science 21%
+ Associate degree from North Dakota State College of Science - with later transfer to another institution 14%
+ Certificate award from North Dakota State College of Science 4%
+ Certificate award from North Dakota State College of Science - with later transfer to another institution 1%
= Total Graduated from North Dakota State College of Science 40%
Enrolled at North Dakota State College of Science 1%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from North Dakota State College of Science* 45%
Current Status Unknown 14%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from North Dakota State College of Science.