Dalton State College

Dalton, GA

According to Dalton State College, "The general education program at Dalton State College is designed to help students develop the skills and knowledge necessary for them to be successful in college and with their careers in the future. It provides a breadth of academic experiences across disciplines to help students come to a better understanding of the society in which they live and to adapt effectively to the rapid changes in the local and global world. Further, the program gives students the background necessary to be engaged citizens and self-reflective, lifelong learners." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.daltonstate.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:5,164
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:9%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$4,212 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$12,634 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics


    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Skills" requirement may be satisfied by a course with little college-level math content, and the "Science/Mathematics/Technology" requirement may be satisfied by science courses.

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Dalton State College uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 04/16/2018


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