Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.27
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
57%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
60%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
4,955
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
34 Certificates
255 Associate
528 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

4% Black

59% White

2% Asian

31% 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
63% At Dalton State College
68% 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
66% At Dalton State College
70% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
55% At Starting Institution
64% Anywhere in USG
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
48% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
11% Associate 22% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
University State College Comparison
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
50% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
20% Associate 22% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
26% At Dalton State College
35% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
23% At Starting Institution
35% 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
42% At Dalton State College
42% 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
6.0 Bachelor's Graduates
4.9 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

2019-2020 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$4,324
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
42%
$19,079
University State College Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
57%
$21,405
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
33%
$15,614
University State College Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
49%
$14,400
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Dalton State College
Cohort Loan Default Rate
12%
University State College Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
13%