Dabney S Lancaster Community College: Review & Facts

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Dabney S Lancaster Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,240 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1964 and is the only college located in Clifton Forge, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
31
Fair
Dabney S Lancaster Community College will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Dabney S Lancaster Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 31 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Criminal Justice, Natural Resources and Environment, and Industrial Technologies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
65%
Fair
It is important 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 would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Dabney S Lancaster Community College is relatively low at 65% (close to Virginia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Dabney S Lancaster Community College is low - 33%. Nearly 16% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Dabney S Lancaster Community College is reasonably decent, 19:1. Learn more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,300
Medium
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median - around $9,400 per academic year. The additional fees at DSLCC (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $900, which makes it a total of $10,300 a year.

Read the details about Dabney S Lancaster Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Dabney S Lancaster Community College might accept 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.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Dabney S Lancaster Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (540) 863-2800 or check Dabney S Lancaster Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Dabney S Lancaster Community College offers a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at DSLCC, 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
At present there is no on-campus housing at Dabney S Lancaster Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Dabney S Lancaster Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Dabney S Lancaster Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Dabney S Lancaster Community College, 1000 Dabney Drive, Clifton Forge, Virginia 24422-1000, USA
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