Category Archives: North Dakota State College of Science

CNA Training now available on the NDSCS Wahpeton Campus

CNA Training now available on the NDSCS Wahpeton Campus In September 2014, NDSCS began offering CNA Training (Certified Nursing Assistant) through the trainND department on the Wahpeton campus. The CNA program is designed for students who are interested in preparing themselves for employment as a Certified Nursing Assistant or who are interested in a career […]

NDSCS Ranks No. 6 in Public Two-year College Graduation Rates

NDSCS Ranks No. 6 in public two-year college Graduation Rates NDSCS is ranked No. 6 among two-year public colleges. This national recognition, which was recently released by the Chronicle of Higher Education in the report “Large Colleges With the Best 6-Year and 3-Year Graduation Rates, 2012”, ranks colleges according to graduation rates.   NDSCS Receives […]

NDSCS receives The College of Tomorrow Award

NDSCS holds Commencement Ceremony The North Dakota State College of Science awarded degrees, diplomas and certificates to 710 Wahpeton, Fargo and online graduates this year from 17 states and three international countries. Commencement took place on Friday, May 16 in the Ed Werre Arena located in the Clair T. Blikre Activities Center.   NDSCS President […]

NDSCS forms educational partnership

New educational partnership creates NDSCS Diesel Technology – Komatsu program Representatives from NDSCS, Komatsu America Corp., General Equipment & Supplies, Inc. and Road Machinery & Supplies Co. recently announced an educational partnership resulting in the addition of a Diesel Technology – Komatsu program to the NDSCS Diesel Technology department. Through this innovative partnership, students will […]

NDSCS named Promising Place to Work in Student Affairs

NDSCS named Promising Place to Work in Student Affairs – NDSCS was one of 31 institutions named a Promising Place to Work in Student Affairs (PPWSA) 2014 by the American College Personnel Association (ACPA) and Diverse: Issues in Higher Education magazine. The “30+ Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs” list was unveiled in the […]

NDSCS presented with North Dakota College and Career Readiness Award

NDSCS receives ACT award – NDSCS was presented with a North Dakota College and Career Readiness Award in February. The College was the recipient in the Career Preparedness category of the awards, which were awarded as a collaboration between the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction and ACT, Inc. to celebrate North Dakota’s progress toward […]

More than 350 students named to NDSCS fall semester 2013 President’s Honor List

NDSCS named 368 students to its fall semester 2013 President’s Honor List. The Honor List recognizes students who have achieved grade point averages of 3.5 or higher while taking at least 12 credit hours. Spring semester enrollment at NDSCS is 2,814, according to the official census taken on the 20th instructional day of classes. This […]

98% Placement Rate for NDSCS 2012-13 Grads

The NDSCS Graduate Placement Report identified a 98 percent placement rate for 2012-2013 graduates. The placement rate includes graduates who are employed or pursuing additional college education. The CEO Roundtable on Cancer has awarded NDSCS with CEO Cancer Gold StandardTM accreditation for its efforts to reduce the risk of cancer for its employees and covered […]

NDSCS: Dedicates Expansion of Bisek Hall

NDSCS recently dedicated a 65,500 sq. foot expansion of Bisek Hall. This expansion, which incorporated the latest technology into the labs and classrooms, doubled the space devoted to training high-demand technicians to diagnose, service, repair and rebuild diesel equipment. The facility now ranks among the largest devoted diesel training facilities in North America. NDSCS was […]