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Dalton State College

Dalton State College
650 College Drive
Dalton, GA 30720

Official telephone: (706) 272-4436
Fax number: (706) 272-2530
Screen last updated on: February 2024

The admissions information below is valid for the 2023 academic year.

Contacting the office: 800 829-4436
800 829-4436 (toll free)

Is there an application deadline for fall? yes
Final filing date for fall: July 1
Application fee: $30
High school graduation is: required, GED is accepted
Standardized test requirements: SAT I or ACT required
Dates test scores should be received: August 1 for SAT I/ACT, August 1 for SAT II
School has formalized early decision program: no
School has early action program: no
School has concurrent enrollment program for high school: no

Academic criteria:
  • secondary school report not considered
  • class rank not considered
  • recommendations not considered
  • standardized test scores considered
  • essay not considered
Nonacademic criteria:
  • interview not considered
  • extracurricular activities not considered
  • particular talent/ability not considered
  • character/personal qualities not considered
  • alumni/ae relationship not considered
  • geographical residence not considered
  • state residency not considered
  • religious affiliation/commitment not considered
  • minority affiliation not considered
  • volunteer work not considered
  • work experience not considered
Average secondary school GPA: 3.1
Percent of freshmen who submitted GPA: 98%
Combined ACT middle 50% range: 17 - 22
Percent of accepted applicants who submitted SAT I scores: 47%
Percent of accepted applicants who submitted ACT score: 62%

Number of completed applications received: 1,414
School has a waiting list policy: no
Percent of freshmen who came from out of state: 3%
Admission may be deferred: yes

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