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  • DSU records stable fall enrollment

  • Dakota State University released the Fall 2014 enrollment numbers today (Tuesday, September 23) and recorded stable enrollment. The total number of full-time equivalent (FTE) students was consistent from Fall 2013 (1740.6) to Fall 2014 (1739.6). While total headcount dropped slightly from last year, this directly correlates to a decline in undergraduate students taking courses at off-campus sites.  On-campus enrollment continues to be strong in a number of majors including cyber operations, elementary education/special education and digital arts and design. DSU experienced significant growth in the number of graduate students increasing from 243 (Fall 2013) to 311 (Fall 2014), a gain of 58 students.  The largest increase was in the Master of Science in information systems.   

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  • DSU's Cyber Corps Scholarship Program awarded $4.6 million from NSF

  • Dakota State University in Madison, S.D. announced that the Cyber Corps scholarship program was awarded $4.6 million through a grant from the National Science Foundation. The renewal grant is part of the NSF's Scholarship for Service program and is one of the largest awards in that program to date.

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  • Jones receives honorable mention in photo exhibition

  • Thomas Jones, Dakota State University professor of photography and computer graphics, was recently juried into a national show in New York. The Through My Lens:  Inaugural Cortland New York National Photography Exhibition will be held from Aug. 25 through Oct. 16, 2014.

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  • DSU and MetaStar Team Up to Secure ePHI with Network Penetration Testing

  • Dakota State University in Madison, S.D., and MetaStar in Madison, Wis., announced today a new partnership to perform network penetration testing for healthcare providers in the Midwest and via virtual service nationwide.Read more

  • Ghosh to present on air pollution this Thursday

  • The Dakota State University College of Arts and Sciences is hosting a presentation by Shyamal Ghosh entitled "Air Pollution Control vis-à-vis Sustainable Development." The event will take place in the Habeger Science Center auditorium on Thursday, September 18 at 4 p.m. The presentation is open to the public and the campus community.  

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  • 2014 DSU Royalty Crowned

  • The 2014 Dakota State University Homecoming King and Queen were crowned in a ceremony last night as part of the week-long homecoming festivities.

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Last Updated: 3/2/12