Dalton State College 1

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2014 Quick Stats
650 College Drive

Dalton, GA 30720

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Phone: (706) 272-4436
2012-2013 Tuition
$3,732
in-state
$11,440
out-of-state
Admissions
Jul. 15
application deadline
43.4%
accepted

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U.S. News Rankings

Ranking score and category
U.S. News rank Category Name
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Regional Colleges (South)

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Summary

Dalton State College is a public institution. It has a suburban setting and the campus size is 141 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Dalton State College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (South), Tier 2. Its in-state tuition and fees are $3,732 (2012-13); out-of-state tuition and fees are $11,440 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Dalton State College serves Northwest Georgia by offering associate, certificate, and targeted baccalaureate programs of study as well as a wide variety of public service and continuing education activities. Through direct and technological collaboration with neighboring technical institutes and other colleges and universities on the one hand, and outreach and cooperation with local preschool, primary, and secondary systems on the other, Dalton State College acts as an educational broker to meet the needs of business and industry and to provide opportunities for all persons within its service area to live self-fulfilling and productive lives.

General Information

School type public, coed college
Year founded N/A
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment N/A

Applying

When applying to Dalton State College, it's important to note the application deadline is July 15. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due July 15. The application fee at Dalton State College is $30. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 43.4 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity less selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 43.4%
Application deadline July 15
SAT/ACT scores must be received by July 15

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Academic Life

The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 64.5 percent.

Class sizes N/A
Student-faculty ratio N/A 4
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Information not available

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Student Life

Total enrollment N/A
Student gender distribution N/A
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association N/A

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Campus Info & Services

Dalton State College offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Dalton State College.

Students who have cars on campus N/A
Health insurance offered No

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Paying for School

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In-state tuition and fees $3,732 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees $11,440 (2012-13)
Room and board $6,550 (2012-13)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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