Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.36
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
625
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
Data Explanation
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
59%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
58%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
4,521
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
23 Certificates
265 Associate
492 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

3% Black

56% White

2% Asian

35% Hispanic

2% Unknown

1% Two or more races

<1% American Indian / Alaska Native

<1% Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander

Undergraduate Student Outcomes

Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
66% At Dalton State College
68% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
61% At Starting Institution
66% Anywhere in USG
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
60% At Dalton State College
62% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
52% At Starting Institution
59% Anywhere in USG
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
50% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
11% Associate 23% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
University State College Comparison
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
54% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
18% Associate 18% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
30% At Dalton State College
36% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
24% At Starting Institution
34% Anywhere in USG
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
51% At Dalton State College
52% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
42% At Starting Institution
42% Anywhere in USG
Time to Degree in Years
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Time to Degree in Years
5.9 Bachelor's Graduates
4.7 Associate Graduates
University State College Comparison
Time to Degree in Years
5.7 Bachelor's Graduates
4.0 Associate Graduates

Further Information

For wages of Dalton State College graduates working in Georgia, visit the Governor's Office of Student Achievement Georgia Higher Learning and Earning dashboard.

For retention and graduation for specific populations, visit USG by the Numbers.

Visit Dalton State College's profile on the federal College Navigator or College Scorecard website.

Visit Dalton State College's website and their Net Price Calculator.

Affordability Context

2022-2023 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$3,924
2020-2021 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$11,471
2020-2021 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$5,711
2020-2021 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$5,760

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
14%
$4,150
University State College Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
30%
$5,294
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
32%
$18,379
University State College Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
52%
$22,284
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
26%
$13,021
University State College Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
43%
$14,387
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Cohort Loan Default Rate
8%
University State College Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
12%