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DSC Demographics & Diversity Report

What does the DSC student population look like? College Factual wanted to know the truth so we crunched the numbers. We analyzed racial diversity, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the U.S. See how Dalton State College fared in our 2021 diversity report.

DSC Student Population

4,964 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Dalton State College?

DSC total enrollment is approximately 4,964 students.

DSC Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time DSC undergraduate population is made up of 59% women, and 41% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

DSC Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,741
Hispanic 941
Black or African American 131
Unknown 69
Asian 55
International 52
Multi-Ethnic 19
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 4

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Below Average Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

DSC achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #2,270 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  2270 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  35.41 out of 100
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A lower overall diversity school means the student body is not very diverse when it comes to race/ethnicity, ages, genders, and locations.

How Does DSC Diversity Compare to National Averages?


DSC is considered below average in terms of overall diversity on a national level. Some areas of diversity in the school may be better than others.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

37% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

DSC is ranked 1,946 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1946 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  48.67 out of 100
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The racial/ethnic diversity at DSC is average. Check the demographics and see if it's enough diversity for you.

DSC Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 2,926
Hispanic 1,494
Black or African American 182
Unknown 112
Asian 90
International 83
Multi-Ethnic 40
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Dalton State College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 344
Black or African American 16
Asian 11
Multi-Ethnic 2
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

Learn more about the faculty at DSC.

Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

DSC ranks 1,634 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1634 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  56.90 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 2,958 female students and 2,006 male students at DSC.

Close to Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of DSC is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  83.25 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.


More about DSC faculty.

There are approximately 230 female teachers and 164 male teachers.

Low Geographic Diversity

0.76% Out of State
5.61% Out of the Country

DSC ranks 1,890 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

0.76% of DSC students come from out of state, and 5.61% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  13 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 6 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.


Top 5 States

State Amount
Georgia 918
Tennessee 3
Alabama 1
Washington 1
Pennsylvania 1

International Students at DSC

Students from 26 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from United Kingdom, Colombia, and Brazil.

Learn more about international students at DSC.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
57.26% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  76.47 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At DSC, 57.26% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
18-19 1,629
20-21 1,328
22-24 967
25-29 483
35 and over 253
30-34 166
Under 18 0

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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