Success measures for the Institute are evidence of student learning which quantify and monitor the instructional experience of SDI students. The academic assessment process provides the means for governing and monitoring the educational experience of our students, and gathering evidence of student learning. Information provided as most recently reported to DEAC for the 2022 annual report. The 2022 annual report covers the institutions activities from January 1, 2022 through December 31, 2022.
Students surveyed who said they achieved their learning goals
Students surveyed who would recommend SDI to a friend
Students surveyed who were satisfied with their studies
Graduation Rate After Exclusions
Retention Rate as reported in IPEDS*
First-time, Full-time Retention Rate
First-time, Part-time Retention Rate
Overall Graduation Rate As Reported in IPEDS*
*Information is reported per the most recent IPEDS survey.
Success measures of Sonoran Desert Institute are reviewed by the SDI Board of Directors each year at its annual meeting.
American Indian or Alaskan Native
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
Two or more races
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Name of Institution
Sonoran Desert Institute
1555 W. University Dr., Ste. 103, Tempe, AZ 85281