Daytona State College

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Daytona State College Photo #1 - The Mori Hosseini Center at Daytona State College houses the world famous Southeast Museum of Photography, as well as the Hospitality and Culinary Programs.
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Daytona State College Photo #1 - The Mori Hosseini Center at Daytona State College houses the world famous Southeast Museum of Photography, as well as the Hospitality and Culinary Programs.
  • Daytona State College, a comprehensive public college, provides access to a range of flexible programs from community enrichment to the baccalaureate degree, emphasizing student success, embracing excellence and diversity, as well as fostering innovation to enhance teaching and learning.

School Highlights

Daytona State College serves 13,737 students (39% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.

Top Rankings

Daytona State College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Florida for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 460 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Daytona State College(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate'sBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty460 staff55 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Daytona State College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
The Daytona State College diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 32% over five years.
Total Enrollment13,737 students2,723 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:134:1
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# Full-Time Students5,366 students789 students
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# Part-Time Students8,371 students1,934 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
2%
3%
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% Hispanic
16%
28%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Daytona State College and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Black
13%
19%
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% White
60%
39%
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% Two or more races
3%
3%
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% Non Resident races
3%
3%
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% Unknown races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.590.73
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,500$30,300
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Daytona State College and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of FL by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $3,306 is less than the state average of $4,475. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $12,376 is more than the state average of $11,066. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,306$4,475
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Daytona State College and the public community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Out-State Tuition Fees$12,376$11,066
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Daytona State College and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid73%88%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Daytona State College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$9,780$10,500
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Daytona State College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,933$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Daytona State College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Daytona State College has a wonderful tradition of providing affordable quality education, small classroom sizes and excellent instructional help. We have a lot to be proud of as an institution and we want to share that pride. We offer more than 75 programs for you to choose from, with classes available days, evenings, weekends, hibrid online & classroom teaching - even via 100% Virtual (on-line)College classes. We offer GED programs, Adult High School programs, Certifications, General Public Courses, Associates and Baccalaureate Degrees. With Six convenient locations in Volusia and Flagler counties, there's certain to be a College campus within minutes of your home, no matter where you live. Daytona State College provides a multitude of technological resources and services to advance its mission. To encourage effective and innovative use of these resources the College also provides in-depth training, technical support, and overall technological guidance and strategic direction. Daytona State College provides a comprehensive library which networks with other state and national libraries to obtain the information you need, when you need it. The Daytona Beach Campus Library also houses the College Computing Commons, a large open lab available to all Daytona State students during library operating hours. This lab provides access to Daytona State academic software, including word processing and spreadsheet applications, as well as the Internet. Daytona State College is governed by a Board of Trustees whose members are appointed by the Governor of the State of Florida. The president of the College and its chief operating officers serve as system-wide administrators.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Daytona State College is Daytona College (5.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Daytona College
    Private for-profit
    259 students | 5.20 Mi425 South Nova Road
    Ormond Beach, FL 32174
    (386) 267-0565
    5.20259
  • 29,879 students | 35.30 Mi100 Weldon Blvd
    Sanford, FL 32773
    (407) 708-4722
    35.3029,879
  • City College-Altamonte Springs
    Private not-for-profit
    168 students | 42.80 Mi177 Montgomery Road
    Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
    (407) 831-9816
    42.80168
  • 612 students | 43.40 Mi1865 SR 436
    Winter Park, FL 32792
    (407) 478-0500
    43.40612
  • Florida Technical College
    Private for-profit
    3,950 students | 44.20 Mi12900 Challenger Parkway
    Orlando, FL 32826
    (407) 447-7300
    44.203,950
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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,475 per year for in-state students and $11,066 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,335 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is equal to the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Florida is Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.