Dawson Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Dawson Community College is a very small two-year, public school with 305 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1939 and is the only school located in Glendive, Montana.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
12
Fair
Dawson Community College will give you the opportunity to get a 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Dawson Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 12 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Criminal Justice, Education, Industrial Technologies, and Welding. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
48%
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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Dawson Community College is very low at 48% (way below Montana average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Dawson Community College is very low: 26%. Roughly 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Dawson Community College is good: 11:1. Learn more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,900
Medium
Average tuition pricing is close to the nationwide median, around $9,200 per year. The additional fees at Dawson Community College not covered by tuition are about $1,700; which comes to $10,900 a year.

Read the details about Dawson 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 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) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Dawson Community College is $30.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Dawson Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (406) 377-3396 or check Dawson Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,500
Low
Dawson Community College offers a distance education program 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 Dawson 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.

Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Dawson Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 200 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, roughly $2,500 per year.

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

Dawson Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Dawson Community College, 300 College Dr, Glendive, Montana 59330, USA
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