Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro

Tel: (615)217-9347
  • Daymar Institute has a legacy of graduating students ready for the challenges of a new career. Students possess the skills and confidence necessary to succeed on the job and in life. With three campuses and close to 20 academic programs to choose from, the road to your future career starts here. Our mission is "We change lives, one person at a time". Our vision is to provide a warm, friendly, nurturing atmosphere where students can learn the skills required, to obtain the jobs they need, to have the lives they want.
School Highlights
  • Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro serves 131 students (80% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro is the only community colleges within Rutherford County, TN.
  • The nearest community college is National College-Nashville (23.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro (TN) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 18 staff 28 staff
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 131 has declined by 72% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.44 is equal to the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 131 students 585 students
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 30:1
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 105 students 369 students
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 26 students 216 students
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Enrollment Breakdown TN All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Black (2007-2016)
% White
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro More (2008-2016)
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.44 0.44
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2008-2010)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $24,500 -
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $17,000 is more than the state average of $14,217. The private state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $17,000 $14,217
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 81% 94%
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $21,845 -
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $6,297 -
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • National College-Nashville
    Pivate, for profit
    517 students | 23.00 Mi1638 Bell Road
    Nashville TN  37211
  • Fortis Institute-Nashville
    Pivate, for profit
    367 students | 24.80 Mi3354 Perimeter Hill Drive, Suite 105
    Nashville TN  37211
  • 380 students | 27.50 Mi441 Donelson Pk Ste 150
    Nashville TN  37214
  • Kaplan College-Nashville
    Pivate, for profit
    369 students | 28.20 Mi750 Envious Lane
    Nashville TN  37217
  • Daymar Institute-Nashville
    Pivate, for profit
    89 students | 28.30 Mi560 Royal Parkway
    Nashville TN  37214
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Did You Know?
For Tennessee public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,313 per year for in-state students and $14,779 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,217 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Tennessee is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Tennessee community colleges have a 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. of 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Tennessee is Fortis Institute-Nashville. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.