Darton State College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Darton State College is a medium four-year, public school with 5,475 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1963 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Albany, Georgia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
Fair
At Darton State College you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Darton State College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical Assistant, Medical, and Laboratory Assistance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
51%
Bad
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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Darton State College is low at 51% (way below Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Darton State College is very low - 18%. About 39% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Darton State College is reasonably decent - 19:1. Read more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,600
Medium
Average tuition prices are relatevely low, $8,300 a year. The additional fees at Darton State College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,300; which totals $9,600 a year.

Read the details about Darton State 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
This school 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.

The undergraduate application fee at Darton State College is $20.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Darton State College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (229) 317-6000 or check Darton State College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,600
Medium
Darton State College offers a distance learning option, 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 Darton State College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Darton State College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 500 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: nearly $6,600 per academic year.

Based on the college crime data, Darton State College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Darton State College Location and Maps



Post Address: Darton State College, 2400 Gillionville Rd, Albany, Georgia 31707-3098, USA
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