Student Outcomes Newsroom


  • BC Student Outcomes: Shaping the Future of Post-Secondary Education

    March 07, 2016

    For many young people, planning for the future can be daunting. Read about one high school student who discovered the BC Student Outcomes Dashboard and how it can help prospective post-secondary students make informed decisions.

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  • 2014 Baccalaureate Graduates Survey Report of Findings: The Class of 2012 Two Years After Graduation

    January 29, 2016

    Inside this report you'll discover what graduates thought about the education that led to their bachelors' degrees. You will also find out how they financed their education and what they are doing now.

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  • Infographics

    January 29, 2016

    We’re excited to release a series of one-page infographics; each page presents key findings from one of the credential types surveyed by the 2014 Student Outcomes surveys: diploma, certificate, associate degree, baccalaureate, and apprenticeship.

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  • Moving On: The Mobility of Former Post-Secondary Students

    December 07, 2015

    Did former post-secondary students who studied in B.C. move after they completed their studies? What program groups were most likely to see respondents move from their study region?

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  • An Introduction to BC Student Surveys

    November 27, 2015

    Each year, thousands of students complete programs of study at British Columbia’s post-secondary institutions. The student outcomes surveys provide feedback and information that helps to maintain a high-quality, relevant education system.

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  • New DACSO Results Available in Dashboard

    November 23, 2015

    BC Student Outcomes has updated the Student Outcomes Dashboard on our website with new data (2013 to 2015) from the Diploma, Associate Degree, and Certificate Student Outcomes (DACSO) Survey. For this release, print functionality and the ability to review results combined across years have been added.

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  • Start Me Up: Outcomes of Trades Foundation Students

    November 13, 2015

    Trades foundation programs are designed to give students the key skills and knowledge needed for entry into a particular trade. Who takes foundation programs? Do they go to apprenticeships? Do they find employment?

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  • 2014 Apprenticeship Survey: Report of Findings

    September 18, 2015

    Check out the 2014 Apprenticeship Student Outcomes Survey Report of Findings to learn what former traditional apprenticeship students thought about their training. You can also discover what occupations they have and what they earn now that they're finished their in-school training.

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  • The 2014 Highlights

    June 11, 2015

    Students' satisfaction with their education is associated with favourable education evaluations and successful labour market outcomes. Learn more in The 2014 Highlights.

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  • 2014 Developmental Student Outcomes Survey: Report of Findings

    April 30, 2015

    What did former Adult Basic Education and English as a Second Language students say about their post-secondary educational experience? This report presents results from the Developmental Student Outcomes Survey, including respondents' reasons for enrolling, their assessment of what they learned, and their transitions to the labour market and further education.

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