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.
  • 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 13,248 students (40% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Daytona State College is one of 2 community colleges within Volusia County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to Daytona State College is Daytona College (5.2 miles away).

Top Placements

Daytona State College places 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 / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty460 staff37 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 29:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Daytona State College diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment13,248 students1,142 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:138:1
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# Full-Time Students5,259 students487 students
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# Part-Time Students7,989 students655 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Daytona State College.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of FL.
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
11%
24%
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% Black
10%
17%
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% White
73%
69%
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% Two or more races
1%
2%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
1%
-
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Diversity Score0.440.60
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,500$30,300
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,306 is less than the state average of $6,464. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $12,376 is more than the state average of $11,973. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,306$6,464
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Out-State Tuition Fees$12,376$11,973
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid80%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,069$11,875
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 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,500$6,334
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 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2016 (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
    276 students | 5.20 Mi425 South Nova Road
    Ormond Beach FL  32174
    (386)267-0565
    5.20276
  • 29,879 students | 35.20 Mi100 Weldon Blvd
    Sanford FL  32773
    (407)708-4722
    35.2029,879
  • 410 students | 41.70 Mi177 Montgomery Road
    Altamonte Springs FL  32714
    (407)831-9816
    41.70410
  • 242 students | 42.00 Mi7275 Estapona Circle
    Casselberry FL  32730
    (407)673-7406
    42.00242
  • 430 students | 43.50 Mi1865 SR 436
    Winter Park FL  32792
    (407)478-0500
    43.50430
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Did You Know?
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The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 86%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.60, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Florida is Johnson & Wales University-North Miami. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.