Darton State College

2400 Gillionville Rd, Albany,
GA, 31707-3098
Tel: (229)317-6000
6,240 students
Public institution

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Darton College is a comprehensive community-oriented institution within the University System of Georgia. Its principle mission is to provide educational programs, services, and opportunities to eligible citizens of southwest Georgia.
School Highlights:
Darton State College serves 6,240 students (50% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Darton State College is one of 2 community colleges within Dougherty County, GA.
The nearest community college is Albany Technical College (3.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Darton State College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 6,240 teachers has grown by 32% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,240 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
3,110 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 3,130 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan -
1%
% Asian 1%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 1%
7%
% Black 33%
12%
% White 64%
66%
% Two or more races -
2%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.48
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,170 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,810 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,170 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,810 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Darton College in Albany, Georgia, is a two-year college of the University System of Georgia offering Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, and Associate of Applied Science degrees, and one-year certificate programs. The modern classrooms and labs, as well as the beautifully landscaped 180-acre campus, offer students a perfect college setting. The arts - music, theater, photography, and literature are alive and well at Darton. Intercollegiate athletic programs are offered in men's and women's soccer and swimming: women's basketball and softball; and men's baseball and golf. Intramural activities and clubs for almost every interest are also available. Darton College's faculty and staff take pride in Darton's record of academic excellence and the philosophy of a student-centered education. The college offers 73 two-year transfer and career associate degrees. In addition, Darton offers distance learning courses through local Channel 19 telecasts, web-based instruction, GSAMS video-conferencing, and at selected regional sites off the main campus. Darton College has a strong presence in state distance learning initiatives, and its core curriculum courses in many programs of study are available through distance learning options. Darton College currently offers 16 complete degrees. We are a leader in providing distance learning options to advance your career. Our fully accredited online degree programs are designed for your success. Our online Associate of Science degrees are delivered on the Internet with WebCT. You'll attend class online, with convenience and flexibility that works around your hectic work and family schedule. Darton College provides online learners with free technical support, advising, and student services. Get started on your degree today and get on the path to better opportunities.

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