Valley City State University Campus Successes – March

March 24, 2015

VCSU online bachelor’s program ranked 7th in nation in affordability: College Choice has ranked VCSU No. 7 in the nation in its list of “2015 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Bachelor’s Degrees.” The rankings were based on total cost, number of online degrees offered and regional accreditation status.

Music students selected for national band: Three VCSU senior music education majors—David Burgess, Bradyn Good and Courtney Pederson—have been selected to participate in the National Intercollegiate Band. Chosen from more than 270 applicants, the three will perform with the band at the College Band Directors National Association conference in Nashville, Tenn., March 25–28.

Dixon named to NAIA student-athlete advisory panel: VCSU junior Courtney Dixon has been selected as one of 27 student-athletes nationwide to serve on the new NAIA Association of Student-Athletes (ASA). A member of the VCSU women’s basketball team and president of the VCSU Viking Athletic Council, Dixon will represent both the North Star Athletic Association and women’s basketball on the ASA, an advocacy group for student-athletes.