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Study at Dalton State College

Dalton State College, also known as DSC or Dalton State, is located in Dalton, Georgia. It is one of the eight state colleges in the University System of Georgia and was established as Dalton Junior College in 1963. It opened officially in 1967 and is also one of the four University System units with a Technical Division. The main campus of DSC covers more than 145 acres.

DSC's athletics department fields several men's and women's sports teams which participate in a wide variety of sports such as football, volleyball and others. The college's sports teams are nicknamed the Roadrunners.

Profile of Dalton State College

The campus of Dalton State is in Dalton, GA, which is a small city. The school is a public institution. Degrees at Dalton State include, at the school's highest level, the Bachelor's degree.

Dalton State Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes the school an attractive choice for many applicants. Many applicants are from out of state, an indication of the quality or special character of the school.


The school has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Enrolment

In 2007, Dalton State had 4, 532 students enrolled (3, 237 full-time equivalent).

Dalton State Tuition and Affordability

The school is a relative bargain, with lower tuition and fees than most schools offering similar degrees.

Dalton State Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Liberal Arts148liberal arts and sciences
Business and Management113business and related services, business management, marketing, business administration, small business management, MIS, operations management, human resources, . . .
Nursing and Emergency Medicine82registered nursing, licensed practical nurse, EMT paramedic
Education and Teaching56early childhood Education
Medical Support and Technology41medical assistant, surgical tech, radiation therapist
Engineering Technician34industrial tech, computer engineering tech, drafting
Medicine21health professions
office and Administration15business support services, general office occupations, office data entry
Mechanics and Repair15electrical installation and repair, automobile mechanics
Family and Social Work14social work, child care management
Production Trades2precision production, welding
Security and Law Enforcement1criminal justice and safety

Contact: Dalton State

Dalton State College

650 College Drive

Dalton, GA 30720-3797

General Phone: (706) 272-4436


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