DSU: Accreditation Affirmed

November 17, 2013

Accreditation Affirmed: The North Central Association’s Higher Learning Commission (NCAHLC) has removed the Notice sanction from DSU’s accreditation status. DSU is fully accredited by the higher learning commission and is scheduled for its regular, ongoing comprehensive accreditation evaluation in 2014-2015.

DSU Awarded 2-year MSP Grant: The North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (NDDPI) recently awarded DSU a 2-year Mathematics and Science Partnership (MSP) Grant. The DSU grant project, Teaching to Meet the New Common Core in Mathematics and Science, has been approved for funding in the amount of $228,371.00.

2013 NSSE survey results: The NSSE survey asks first-year and senior students about a wide range of educationally purposeful experiences and activities. Ninety-two percent of first-year student respondents and 90% of seniors rated their experience as “excellent” or good.” Additionally, 90% of first-year student respondents and 84% of seniors indicated they would “definitely” or “probably” attend DSU again.