Daymar College-Paducah Main (Closed 2010)

509 South 30th Street
Paducah, KY 42001-8252
School Highlights
  • Daymar College-Paducah Main serves 47 students (72% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 16%.
  • Daymar College-Paducah Main is the only community colleges within Mccracken County, KY.
  • The nearest community college to Daymar College-Paducah Main is West Kentucky Community and Technical College (2.3 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Daymar College-Paducah Main(KY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty11 staff97 staff

Student Body

  • The student population of Daymar College-Paducah Main has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The Daymar College-Paducah Main diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment47 students3,252 students
Student:Teacher Ratio4:127:1
# Full-Time Students34 students1,360 students
# Part-Time Students13 students1,892 students
% Black
17%
8%
% White
71%
84%
% Two or more races
12%
2%
Diversity Score0.450.29
College Completion Rate (Year 2010)
79%
29%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$26,800$29,400

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $17,000 is more than the state average of $15,961. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$17,000$15,961
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2015)75%97%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$18,700$14,296
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$6,476$6,500
Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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