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    IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    AMES, Iowa – Iowa State’s school record NCAA student-athlete graduation rate of 79 percent ranks seventh nationally among BCS schools and puts the Cyclones among elite U.S. academic institutions. The top seven schools are Stanford (90), Boston College (90), Northwestern (88), Duke (87), California (82), Wake Forest (80) and ISU.

    More online at Iowa State University Athletics Official Web Site - www.CYCLONES.com - The home of Iowa State Cyclone Sports.



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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    nice. yeah Iowa State!



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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    That's a very impressive list of schools.



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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    This is what happens when you have a great athletic department staff, coaches, support staff for the athletes, and more importantly when you have athletes that are good kids who know the #1 reason they are at Iowa State is to get an education.

    Congrats to everyone at ISU.



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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonestate78 View Post
    This is what happens when you have a great athletic department staff, coaches, support staff for the athletes, and more importantly when you have athletes that are good kids who know the #1 reason they are at Iowa State is to get an education.

    Congrats to everyone at ISU.
    That is amazing! I wonder how much of this can be attributed to the Hixon-Lied Student Success Center (or whatever its called).



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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    This makes me very proud to be an ISU alum. I'm impressed with this accomplishment.



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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneJames View Post
    That is amazing! I wonder how much of this can be attributed to the Hixon-Lied Student Success Center (or whatever its called).
    I'm sure it helps but aren't graduation rates from several years in the past? If this is a 5 or 6 year rate, the Hixson building didn't exist.



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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    FANTASTIC academic company on that list. Definitely something we should be proud of.



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    That is awesome! Our athletic department is phenomenal!



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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    Very Impressive! Congrats to the student athletes and athletic department. Its nice to see this accomplishment when there seems to be more focus as of late on the athlete part of a student-athlete.



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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    Something to be extremely proud of...great work athletes!



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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    It is my understanding that the problem with this stat, is that it doesn't count the transfers or student-athletes that are removed from competition due to academics.


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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    Quote Originally Posted by CycoCyclone View Post
    It is my understanding that the problem with this stat, is that it doesn't count the transfers or student-athletes that are removed from competition due to academics.
    Everyone is still judged by the same criteria, I would assume.



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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    Very nice accomplishment.



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    Re: IOWA STATE STUDENT-ATHLETE GRADUATION RATE IN TOP SEVEN NATIONALLY

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Everyone is still judged by the same criteria, I would assume.
    Very good point, we all have to play by the same rules. A big well done to all athletic staffs and the support they've provided to the athletes that need it and take advantage of it!!

    I especially like that we're preparing them for success both on and off the fields of play!!


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