Davidson County Community College: Review & Facts

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Davidson County Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,800 students enrolled. This school is the only college located in Thomasville, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
50
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Davidson County Community College.

Davidson County Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 50 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, General Studies, Automotive and Mechanic, Education, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
62%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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 wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Davidson County Community College student retention rate is relatively low at 62% (close to North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Davidson County Community College is low: 30%.

Student to faculty ratio at DCCC is pretty decent, 15:1. Learn more details on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,200
Low
Average tuition cost is relatevely low, around $8,000 per academic year. The additional fees at DCCC not covered by tuition are approximately $200, which comes to $8,200 per year.

Read the details about Davidson County 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
Davidson County 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 receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Davidson County Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (336) 249-8186 or check Davidson County Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
Davidson County 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 Davidson County 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 Davidson County Community College.

Based on the college crime data, Davidson County Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Davidson County Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Davidson County Community College, 297 Davidson Community College Rd, Thomasville, North Carolina 27360-7385, USA
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