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Danville Community College Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about Danville Community College. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to dig deeper into a particular stat? Just click on its tile and you'll be taked to a more in-depth page on the figure. In addition, you can use the links below to quickly jump to any section on this page.

How Well Is Danville Community College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Danville Community College was awarded 8 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Danville Community College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Danville Community College?

Acceptance Rate

Danville Community College has an open admissions policy, so you should not have much trouble being accepted by the school. Still, it is important to fill out the application completely and submit any requested materials, which may include proof that you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Learn more about Danville Community College admissions.

Danville Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At Danville Community College, this rate is 22 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Danville Community College is 37%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  37 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Danville Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Danville Community College is 63%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  63 out of 100

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Below Average Overall Diversity at Danville Community College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 3,101 undergraduates at Danville Community College with 1,026 being full-time and 2,075 being part-time.

Danville Community College Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and minorities. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for Danville Community College is 37.00 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  37.00 out of 100
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How Much Does Danville Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of Danville Community College is $7,742. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Danville Community College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$6,783 $7,031 $8,947 $11,292 $12,067

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Danville Community College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Danville Community College, approximately 13% of students took out student loans averaging $4,208 a year. That adds up to $16,832 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Danville Community College is 16.5%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do Danville Community College Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Danville Community College make about $25,000 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. Unfortunately, this is 37% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at Danville Community College make the most money.

Location of Danville Community College

Located in Danville, Virginia, Danville Community College is a public institution. Danville is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.

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Location of Danville Community College

Contact details for Danville Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1008 S Main St, Danville, VA 24541-4004
Phone: 434-797-2222

Danville Community College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Danville Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Danville Community College

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2017-2018, 716 students took at least one online class at Danville Community College. This is an increase from the 557 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 716 151
2016-2017 557 99
2015-2016 575 94
2014-2015 607 97
2013-2014 647 115

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