Graduation Rate

Percent of students graduating within 150% of normal completion time
16% vs. 41.9% national median
Graduation Rates for Dalton State College
Years Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree
within 4 years 8% earned a bachelor degree
within 5 years 13% earned a bachelor degree
within 6 years 16% earned a bachelor degree

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Dalton State College. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Dalton State College is less effective than average in terms of graduating students.

Post Graduation Earnings

Average Salary After 10 Years
$32,500 vs. $34,300 national median
Average salary after attending Dalton State College
Years Average Earnings
after 6 years $26,500 per year
after 7 years $28,600 per year
after 8 years $30,300 per year
after 9 years $31,400 per year
after 10 years $32,500 per year

10 years after enrolling, the average income of former Dalton State College students who are working and no longer in school is $32,500, which is 5% below the national median. Sources, U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard / Department of Treasury.

Student Loan Debt Upon Graduation

Median Student Loan Debt for Graduates
$14,887
Percent of students receiving Federal Loans
28%

Student Loan Repayment

Median Loan Payment
$153 per month
Percent of students actively repaying their loans
42% vs. 47% national average

If you are having trouble affording your DSC student loan debt, explore your options.

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=139463 IPEDS survey data for Dalton State College.