5,188
Students
Financial aid thermometer
2,850
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Dalton State College is a 4-year institution located in Dalton, GA, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 650 College Drive
Dalton, GA  30720-3797
United States
Contact Katherine Logan
Director of Admissions
Email: klogan@daltonstate.edu
Phone: 706-272-4524
Fax: 706-272-2530

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Drafting And Design Technology Checkmark
Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Health Information/medical Records Administration Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,414
Applied
5,188
Enrolled
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Female Admissions

828
Females Applied
Not Reported
Females Accepted
0%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

586
Males Applied
Not Reported
Males Accepted
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
3.1
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen July 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer July 1st Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 19 17 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

3,126
In-state
11,548
Out-of-state
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Fees

1,120
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

2,850
Avg. Financial Aid Package
2,271
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,600
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,750
Avg. Loan Aid
895
Avg. Grant Aid
3,500
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
87% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
84%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
60%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

5,188
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
3%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 22.69%
Black or African American 4.28%
White or Caucasian 63.22%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.29%
Asian 1.45%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.12%
Two or more races 1.56%
Other 3.8%

Gender

Male (40.32%)
Female (59.68%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 4%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Fall Family Festival, Week of Welcome and Homecoming

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Lambda Alpha Eplison (Criminal Justice), Rotaract, College Republicans, Beta Chi Nu (Biology) and LASO (Latin American Student Organization)

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 No
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Checkmark No
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Lacrosse No No No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No

Faculty

271
Total Faculty
19:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 173
Part-time - 98
Male - 113
Female - 158