Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.24
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
969
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
Data Explanation
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
61%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
61%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
4,780
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
28 Certificates
299 Associate
513 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

4% Black

57% White

2% Asian

33% 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
67% At Dalton State College
69% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
64% At Starting Institution
70% Anywhere in USG
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
68% At Dalton State College
71% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
57% At Starting Institution
66% Anywhere in USG
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
47% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
7% Associate 23% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
University State College Comparison
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
52% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
19% Associate 24% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
35% At Dalton State College
42% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
21% At Starting Institution
33% 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
47% At Dalton State College
47% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
41% At Starting Institution
41% Anywhere in USG
Time to Degree in Years
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Time to Degree in Years
6.0 Bachelor's Graduates
4.4 Associate Graduates
University State College Comparison
Time to Degree in Years
5.8 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

2020-2021 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$4,324
2019-2020 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$11,347
2019-2020 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$5,571
2019-2020 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$5,776

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
17%
$4,521
University State College Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
39%
$5,511
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
44%
$16,429
University State College Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
55%
$21,290
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
28%
$12,558
University State College Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
43%
$13,614
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Cohort Loan Default Rate
10%
University State College Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
15%