At the North Dakota State College of Science, students gain real-world skills working with real-world technologies and equipment and learning from experts who have gained their experience in the real world. Most importantly, graduates are prepared to jump right into it with a challenging, high-paying and rewarding careers. NDSCS offers degrees, certificates, and diplomas in traditional career and technical studies as well as the liberal arts. The college also offers a variety of distance education and online courses. Approximately 99% of 2012 graduates are employed or pursuing additional college education.