Danville Community College: Review & Facts

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Danville Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,565 students enrolled. This college was established in 1966 and is one of the 4 schools located in Danville, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
47
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are offered at Danville Community College.

Danville Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 47 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Industrial Technologies, Medical, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
60%
Bad
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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Danville Community College is relatively low at 60% (below Virginia average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Danville Community College is very low: 28%. Approximately 14% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at DCC is reasonably decent: 20:1. Learn more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,300
Medium
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median, $9,400 per year. The additional fees at DCC (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $900, which comes to $10,300 a year.

Read the details about Danville 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
The college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Danville Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (434) 797-2222 or check Danville Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Danville Community College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Danville 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Danville Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Danville Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Danville Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Danville Community College, 1008 S Main St, Danville, Virginia 24541-4004, USA
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