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Is DSC a Good School for the Money?

Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$82,504 Avg Total Cost

Dalton State College Value Report

What is a DSC degree worth? College Factual's value analysis compares DSC with other schools of similar quality to see if it's priced fairly.

Fair Value Nationwide

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Fair Price

Dalton State College is ranked #1,227 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

Compared to other schools of similar quality, Dalton State College is priced appropriately for the kind of quality provided and is thus a fair value according to College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking.

National Value Ranking  1227 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  45.25 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

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*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.

We're Looking at a Total Cost of $82,504 for a DSC Degree

On average, a bachelor's degree from DSC will cost you about $82,504. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $16,435 and a typical 5.02 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost$16,435
Average Years to Graduate5.02
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$82,504

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Consider the average DSC student takes 5.02 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your DSC degree may cost less than average.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$50,737 In-State With Aid
$99,321 Avg Cost No Aid
5.02 Years to Graduate

The overall price of a college can vary depending on your individual circumstances.

Look at the table below to get a sense of how DSC value for your educational dollar might vary.

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$99,321#0F
All Students$82,504#1,227C
Only Students Receiving Aid$74,226#835B-
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$75,832#F
All Students$59,020#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$50,737#F

Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Georgia.

About 90% of DSC students receive financial aid. Get more details on what DSC financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates average total cost by multiplying net price by time to graduation. We then compare the average total cost to other schools of a similar quality to determine value. If the school is priced fairly based on the educational quality it receives a fair ranking. If it is underpriced it receives a good or excellent value.

Read the full Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.


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