Dyersburg State Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Dyersburg State Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,590 students enrolled. This school was established in 1969 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Dyersburg, Tennessee.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
13
Dyersburg State Community College will give you the option to receive a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

DSCC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 13 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical, Computer Science, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
46%
Dyersburg State Community College student retention rate is very low at 46% (way below Tennessee average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Dyersburg State Community College is very low: 12%. Around 14% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at DSCC is reasonable: 22:1. Learn more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,700
Average tuition pricing is slightly high, around $13,400 per academic year. The additional fees at DSCC beyond tuition are around $300; this totals $13,700 annually.

Read the details about Dyersburg State Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
100%
As reported in recent government data, 1,655 applications were submitted and 1,655 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

Dyersburg State Community College will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at DSCC is $10.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Dyersburg State Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (731) 286-3200 or check Dyersburg State Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C+
Dyersburg State Community College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Dyersburg State Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Dyersburg State Community College.

Based on the college crime information, Dyersburg State Community College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Dyersburg State Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Dyersburg State Community College, 1510 Lake Rd, Dyersburg, Tennessee 38024-2411, USA
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