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.

Dyersburg State Community College

Dyersburg State Community College is an open access, learning-centered institution that serves seven counties in West Tennessee. Founded in 1969, DSCC’s vision is to elevate the region’s educational attainment thereby enhancing the quality of life in West Tennessee. The home campus of DSCC is in Dyersburg, and centers are located in Covington and Trenton. DSCC offers Tennessee Transfer Pathways programs, career technical certificates and degrees; learning support courses, continuing education and public service programs. The college is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the associate degree. Learning is enhanced by a variety of student organizations, international learning opportunities, state of the art technology and intercollegiate athletic programs.
All Students

First-time-at-Institution, All Students Starting Fall 2009

Number of students: 577

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35%
1%
33%
31%
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 Dyersburg State Community College in the Fall of 2009. 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 Dyersburg State Community College are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Dyersburg State Community College are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Dyersburg State Community College 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.

Dyersburg State Community College | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - All Students

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT DYERSBURG STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN FALL 2009 BY SUMMER 2015
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Associate degree from Dyersburg State Community College 21%
+ Associate degree from Dyersburg State Community College - with later transfer to another institution 13%
+ Certificate award from Dyersburg State Community College 1%
+ Certificate award from Dyersburg State Community College - with later transfer to another institution 0%
= Total Graduated from Dyersburg State Community College 35%
Enrolled at Dyersburg State Community College 1%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Dyersburg State Community College* 33%
Current Status Unknown 31%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Dyersburg State Community College.
Full-Time

First-time-at-Institution, Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2009

Number of students: 512

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39%
1%
35%
25%
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 Dyersburg State Community College in the Fall of 2009. 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 Dyersburg State Community College are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Dyersburg State Community College are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Dyersburg State Community College 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.

Dyersburg State Community College | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT DYERSBURG STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN FALL 2009 BY SUMMER 2015
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Associate degree from Dyersburg State Community College 23%
+ Associate degree from Dyersburg State Community College - with later transfer to another institution 15%
+ Certificate award from Dyersburg State Community College 1%
+ Certificate award from Dyersburg State Community College - with later transfer to another institution 0%
= Total Graduated from Dyersburg State Community College 39%
Enrolled at Dyersburg State Community College 1%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Dyersburg State Community College* 35%
Current Status Unknown 25%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Dyersburg State Community College.
Part-Time

First-time-at-Institution, Part-Time Students Starting Fall 2009

Number of students: 65

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13%
23%
64%
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 Dyersburg State Community College in the Fall of 2009. 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 Dyersburg State Community College are represented by the purple bar with the solid black bar underneath ().
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at Dyersburg State Community College are represented by the aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at Dyersburg State Community College 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.

Dyersburg State Community College | Associate / Certificate Seeking Model - Part-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT DYERSBURG STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE IN FALL 2009 BY SUMMER 2015
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Associate degree from Dyersburg State Community College 11%
+ Associate degree from Dyersburg State Community College - with later transfer to another institution 2%
+ Certificate award from Dyersburg State Community College 0%
+ Certificate award from Dyersburg State Community College - with later transfer to another institution 0%
= Total Graduated from Dyersburg State Community College 13%
Enrolled at Dyersburg State Community College 0%
Transferred with no degree or certificate from Dyersburg State Community College* 23%
Current Status Unknown 64%
* Students who transferred may have subsequently earned a degree or award or be still enrolled; their status is not tracked after their transfer from Dyersburg State Community College.