Danville Area Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

2000 East Main Street

Danville, IL 61832

(217) 443-8800

Fax: (217) 443-8337

Contact: Stacy Ehmen

Director of Admissions and Records
Main Address

2000 East Main Street

Danville, IL 61832

(217) 443-3222


Total undergrads: 2,722

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 464

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,491


Urban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A
Floristry/Floriculture A,C
Landscaping C
Turf Management A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting C
Accounting Technology A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
E-Commerce C
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Management Information Systems A,C
Office Management C
Real Estate C
Sales/Selling Skills A,C
Travel/Tourism Management C

Communications & Journalism

Advertising A
Communications/Rhetoric A
Journalism A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A


Education – General A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A
Manufacturing Technologies A
Mechanical Drafting C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Medical Records Technology A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A


History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Automotive Technology A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Electronics A
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A,C
Mechanics & Repair – General A

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A


Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration A

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government A
Sociology A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Danville Area Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (217) 443-3222
Website: www.dacc.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 2000 E Main St, Danville, IL 61832-5118
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,644
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,619 (61% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $8,325
Out-of-state Tuition: $8,325
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 78%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,923

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Danville Area Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Danville Area Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 34
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 74
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 52
Education 2
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 23
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 21
Health Professions and Related Programs 94
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 24
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 64
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 2
Precision Production 2
Transportation and Materials Moving 1
Visual and Performing Arts 1
Grand total 4133

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Danville Area Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $8,325
Out-of-state $8,325
Books and supplies $700

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 202 78%
Grant or scholarship aid 152 59% $5,923
Student loan aid 23 9% $3,299

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 972 37% $4,589
Federal student loans 165 6% $3,637

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Danville Area Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Danville Area Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Danville Area Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 2,644
Undergraduate enrollment 2,644
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Danville Area Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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