Institutional Research

The mission of Northern's Office of Institutional Research is to meet the information needs of the decision- and policy makers of the institution as they work to fulfill students' educational and social needs.

REPORTS

Fall 2017 Snapshot of NSU

A brief description of Northern State University with updated figures reflecting enrollment, faculty, and costs

 

Fall 2017 Enrollment Summary

A detailed report on the Fall 2017 student population, including categories related to gender, race/ethnicity, state residence, academic class, and attempted credit hours

 

Retention and Graduation Rates as of Fall 2017

A list of retention and graduation rates over time for each of the last 10 classes of freshmen students, broken out by gender and race/ethnicity

 

RESOURCES

SDBOR Fact Books

Annual South Dakota Board of Regents publications providing data about state regental system institutions, including NSU

 

College Scorecard

NSU’s page within the U.S. Department of Education’s online system for comparing schools

 

College Navigator

NSU’s page within the National Center for Education Statistics' system for comparing schools

 

Archived Reports

 

Enrollment Summaries

Detailed reports on the student population of the given term, including categories related to gender, race/ethnicity, state residence, academic class, and attempted credit hours

Retention Reports

A list of retention and graduation rates over time for classes of freshman students, broken out by gender and race/ethnicity

Outcomes Information

Data related to counts and majors of NSU graduates, and post-graduation experiences of those graduates