Dalton State College: Ranking & Review

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Dalton State College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)5,1642,0953,069

1,162 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

285 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $30.

Dalton State College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Dalton State College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,128 and other expenses per full academic year.

Dalton State College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 363 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,126$11,548
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,086$1,086
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$104$385

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities220220
Health Professions and Related Programs13552187
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1147148
Biological and Biomedical Sciences4242
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service3232
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies131326
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2121
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1717
English Language and Literature & Letters1717
Physical Sciences1010
Mathematics and Statistics99
Visual and Performing Arts55
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs33
Grand Total391451842

A total of 842 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Dalton State College.

Graduation rate20%17%21%
  • Full-time retention rate - 68%
  • Part-time retention rate - 56%

General info

Alternative namesDSC
Dalton State
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, silver
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff348
Instructional FTE177
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's

Location and Contacts

Official Websitedaltonstate.edu
Address650 College Drive
Dalton, Georgia, 30720-3797
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population33,000
Fax+1 (706) 272 2530

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