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Respiratory Therapy Program earns national Credentialing Success Award

The Dixie State University Respiratory Therapy Program recently received the Distinguished Registered Respiratory Therapist Credentialing Success Award from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care. The award is bestowed upon programs that inspire graduates to achieve their educational and professional aspirations, document RRT credentialing success at 90 percent or above, and meet the commission’s standards […]

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Sorenson Communications donates to Dixie State’s ASL program

Your browser doesn’t support HTML5 video. View Video Dixie State’s American Sign Language Interpreting program recently received a generous donation from Sorenson Communications to establish the Sorenson Communications Sign Language Interpreter Scholarship in Honor of Ron Burdett and create a computer lab equipped with the specialized equipment necessary for interpreting training. The Burdett scholarship will […]

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DSU to offer Certified Nonprofit
Professional credential

Certified Nonprofit Professional certifications are backed by a 95% job placement rate, reduced learning curve of 2 years, and are 7 times more likely to hold high level director positions (NLA).

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Summer Writing Bridge Program improves writing skills

During the summer semester, DSU’s English Department offers a fantastic opportunity to incoming students to improve their writing skills and to test into the English 1010 composition class.

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Congratulations, Dixie Award Winners!

As the 2017-18 academic year wrapped up, the annual Dixie Awards recognized the accomplishments of  DSU students, faculty, and staff as well as community partners who have been extraordinary in their commitment to DSU. Dixie Awards has been a traditional part of student life at Dixie State for decades. As a formal event patterned after […]

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DSU students create the University’s first animated short film

A team of ART and CIT students have finished work on “Roofus Makes a Mess,” DSU’s first short animated film.

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Executive director of HR receives regional excellence award

Travis Rosenberg, the executive director of human resources at DSU, has been awarded the Western Region HR Excellence award from the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR). This regional award honors transformative HR work in higher education, recognizing individuals who have provided leadership resulting in significant and ongoing organizational change within their […]

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St. George Physician Assistant program receives accreditation

The University of Utah and Dixie State University have teamed up to bring a PA program to St. George

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Professor Del Parson recognized by arts commission

Dixie State University Professor of Art Del Parson was honored with the 2018 Award of Excellence in the Arts. The St. George Arts Commission, Mayor Jon Pike, and the city council presented Parson with the award, honoring his artistic work and impact on the arts community of Southern Utah. “I was honored to receive this […]

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Professor Rico Del Sesto awarded a Technology Acceleration Grant

Dr. Rico Del Sesto, assistant professor of chemistry at Dixie State University, was one of eight university researchers awarded funding for technological research, therefore exhibiting the innovative spirit of DSU.

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