Darton College

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School Overview

NOTICE: Darton State College is now known as The Darton College of Health Professions at Albany State University.

General Information

Admission Office

2400 Gillionville Road

Albany, GA 31707-3098

(229) 317-6740

(866) 775-1214

Fax: (229) 317-6607



Contact: Susan Bowen

Director of Admission
Main Address

2400 Gillionville Road

Albany, GA 31707-3098

(229) 317-6000

www.darton.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,019

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,197

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,528

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:

Required for Some: SAT Reasoning Test or ACT
If submitting ACT, the writing section is optional

Important admission factors:

Academic GPA

A note about the college’s admission requirements: Traditional students must have 2.0 college prep GPA or 2.2 tech prep GPA. 1.8 GPA required for programs of less than 12 credit hours.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agriculture – General A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Graphic Design C
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A
Biomedical Sciences A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Banking/Financial Services C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Entrepreneurial Studies A
Office Clerical Services C
Office Management A,C

Communications & Journalism

Journalism A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Processing Technology C
Information Sciences/Systems A
Word Processing C

Education

Art Teacher Education A
Business Teacher Education A
Early Childhood Education A
Education – General A
English Teacher Education A
Foreign Language Teacher Education A
Junior High Education A
Mathematics Education A
Music Teacher Education A
Social Science Teacher Education A
Speech Teacher Education A
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels A

Engineering

Pre-engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Engineering Technology – General A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A
Speech/Rhetorical Studies A

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Cardiovascular Technology A
Clinical Laboratory Science A
Community Health Services A,C
Dental Hygiene A
Diagnostic Medical Sonography A
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Histologic Technician A
Medical Office Administration A
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Administration A
Medical Records Technology A
Medical Transcription C
Mental Health Services Technology A
Nuclear Medical Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical A
Occupational Therapy Assistance A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Predentistry A
Premedicine A
Prepharmacy A
Preveterinary Medicine A
Respiratory Therapy A
Respiratory Therapy Technician A

History

History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Humanities A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies A
Forestry – General A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences A
Health/Physical Fitness A
Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General A
Sport/Fitness Administration A

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Physics A

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A
Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Forensic Technologies A

Social Sciences

Anthropology A
Economics A
Geography A
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.

Darton State College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(229) 317-6000
Website:www.darton.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:https://www.darton.edu/admin/admissions/apply.php
Address:2400 Gillionville Rd, Albany, GA 31707-3098
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,120
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,588 (39% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,395
Out-of-state Tuition:$9,470
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:86%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,941

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Darton State College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Darton State College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services442
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs9143
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies111
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total24216

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Darton State College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services22
Education1
Health Professions and Related Programs222
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total935

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Darton State 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$3,395
Out-of-state$9,470
Books and supplies$1,137

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid61886%
Grant or scholarship aid54376%$4,941
Student loan aid42359%$5,682

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,37162%$3,709
Federal student loans3,13357%$6,084

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Darton State 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 Darton State College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

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

Darton State College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,120
Undergraduate enrollment4,120
Graduate enrollment0

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

Darton State College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

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
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • 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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