Valley City State University campus successes – July

August 7, 2015

Online communication program receives Students Before Profits Award

The VCSU online bachelor’s degree program in communication has been recognized with a 2015–16 Students Before Profits Award for Best Online Bachelor’s in Communication and Public Relations by Nonprofit Colleges Online. Available entirely online (in addition to being offered face-to-face), VCSU’s professional communication degree offers three concentrations: corporate communication, digital media management and media communication.


Women’s basketball team tops NAIA in GPA

The VCSU women’s basketball team has landed the top spot in the nation among NAIA institutions on the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Academic Top 25 Honor Rolls presented by AT&T. VCSU’s 3.692 GPA for the 2014–15 academic year is inclusive of all student-athletes on the roster for the entire season.


Von Hagen wins state piano competition

Tara Von Hagen, a VCSU piano student, placed first in the collegiate division of the NODAK Music Competitions, held June 24 in conjunction with the North Dakota Music Teachers Association annual conference at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks.