Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro

415 Golden Bear Court
Murfreesboro, TN 37128-0000
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 26%.
  • 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 35% over five years.
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro(TN) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty18 staff29 staff
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 131 has declined by 60% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment131 students631 students
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio7:130:1
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students105 students369 students
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students26 students262 students
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Enrollment Breakdown TN All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
-
2%
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
4%
3%
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
21%
17%
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Black (2007-2016)
% White
72%
74%
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro More (2008-2016)
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.440.42
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
68%
34%
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2008-2010)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$24,500$29,500
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 $13,844. The private state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$17,000$13,844
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid81%93%
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$21,845$17,000
Daymar Institute-Murfreesboro Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,297$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
    Private, for profit
    517 students | 23.00 Mi1638 Bell Road
    Nashville TN  37211
    (615)333-3344
    23.00517
  • Fortis Institute-Nashville
    Private, for profit
    367 students | 24.80 Mi3354 Perimeter Hill Drive, Suite 105
    Nashville TN  37211
    (615)320-5917
    24.80367
  • 380 students | 27.50 Mi441 Donelson Pk Ste 150
    Nashville TN  37214
    (615)889-5520
    27.50380
  • Kaplan College-Nashville
    Private, for profit
    369 students | 28.20 Mi750 Envious Lane
    Nashville TN  37217
    (615)279-8300
    28.20369
  • Daymar Institute-Nashville
    Private, for profit
    89 students | 28.30 Mi560 Royal Parkway
    Nashville TN  37214
    (615)361-7555
    28.3089
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Did You Know?
For Tennessee public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,573 per year for in-state students and $14,803 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,844 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Tennessee is 75%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Tennessee community colleges have a diversity score of 0.42, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Tennessee is Fortis Institute-Nashville. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.