Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.19
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
984
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
60%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
5,102
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
30 Certificates
331 Associate
449 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

4% Black

61% White

2% Asian

29% 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
69% At Dalton State College
71% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
64% At Starting Institution
69% Anywhere in USG
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
66% At Dalton State College
69% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
53% At Starting Institution
62% Anywhere in USG
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
46% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
11% Associate 30% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
University State College Comparison
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
59% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
19% Associate 44% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
28% At Dalton State College
36% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
19% At Starting Institution
31% 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
48% At Dalton State College
48% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
43% At Starting Institution
43% Anywhere in USG
Time to Degree in Years
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Time to Degree in Years
6.1 Bachelor's Graduates
4.8 Associate Graduates
University State College Comparison
Time to Degree in Years
5.8 Bachelor's Graduates
4.2 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

2018-2019 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$4,246
2017-2018 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$11,635
2017-2018 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$5,151
2017-2018 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$6,484

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
18%
$4,368
University State College Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
39%
$4,710
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
48%
$18,280
University State College Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
59%
$21,100
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
31%
$13,253
University State College Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
50%
$14,070
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Cohort Loan Default Rate
12%
University State College Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
13%