Daytona State College

Overview of Daytona State College

Daytona State College is located in a small city, in Daytona Beach, FL. The school is a public institution. Degree levels at Daytona State College top out at the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

Students at the school often study security and law enforcement.

Daytona State College Selectivity

Daytona State College maintains an open-admission policy.


The school's tenure system is geared toward rewarding and keeping the most valuable professors. By paying its faculty better than most schools, Daytona State College tries to attract and retain a high quality teaching staff.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 13,675 students (10,715 full-time equivalent).

Daytona State College Tuition and Affordability

Tuition is fairly low at Daytona State College.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Daytona Beach Community College, a comprehensive public college, provides access to a range of flexible programs from community enrichment to the baccalaureate degree, emphasizing student success, embracing excellence and diversity, as well as fostering innovation to enhance teaching and learning."

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Contacting Daytona State College

Daytona State College
1200 W. International Speedway Blvd.
Daytona Beach , FL 32114
General Phone: (386) 506-3000

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Daytona State College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts1,013liberal arts and sciences
Nursing and Emergency Medicine653EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse, various nursing
Security and Law Enforcement253corrections, criminal justice and administration, criminal justice and police, fire protection tech, fire-fighting
Medical Support and Technology90dental assistant, dental hygienist, medical assistant, veterinary assistant, radiation therapist, respiratory care tech, surgical tech, medical lab tech, mental health services tech ...
Engineering Technician87architectural engineering tech, civil engineering tech, electronics tech, manufacturing tech, aerospace engineering tech, automotive tech, construction engineering tech, computer systems tech, drafting ...
Beauty and Cosmetology80cosmetology, manicurist
Business and Management77business management, operations management, business administration, accounting technology, accounting and related services, entrepreneurship, MIS, management information systems, marketing ...
Computer Science and Engineering64computer applications programming, systems analyst, computer services management
Media54photo and film tech
Office and Administration42executive secretary
Therapy and Counseling42physical therapist assistant, massage therapy
Law32legal assistant
Construction Trades30electrician, property management, plumbing
Medical Administration24medical records tech
Family and Social Work22child care provider
Mechanics and Repair21computer repair, HVAC, autobody repair, automobile mechanics
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy16occupational therapist assistant
Photography and Commercial Art11commercial art, cinematography
Architecture and Planning9interior architecture
Hospitality7hospitality management
Cooking and Culinary Arts7restaurant and catering management
Education and Teaching6education of hearing impaired
Landscaping and Horticulture5turf management
Production Trades4welding

Number of programs and degrees for Daytona State College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree1,55642
Award of less than 1 academic year70618
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years30816
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years454
Bachelor's degree341

Daytona State College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Daytona State College had a total enrollment of 13,675 students (10,715 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 71%
Black 15%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 3%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 6%
18-19 22%
20-21 18%
22-24 14%
25-29 13%
30-34 9%
35-39 6%
40-49 9%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

Daytona State College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 57 %
Part-Time 56 %

Daytona State College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Daytona Beach, Florida for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Florida Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Daytona State College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,377
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,360
Books and supplies $ 900

Financial Aid:
Daytona State College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 147500)

Daytona State College Faculty

Daytona State College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track4347
Non-tenured and not on tenure track611

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year6$98,9257$83,535
Associate professorcalendar year4$83,5424$71,141
Assistant professorcalendar year0*1*
Instructorcalendar year1*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year11$89,70113$78,222

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year39$73,93841$73,178
Associate professoracademic year49$61,40256$62,221
Assistant professoracademic year28$59,72424$60,448
Instructoracademic year13$48,93512$48,703
All faculty totalacademic year129$63,571133$64,059

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Daytona State College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports22527

Daytona State College Degree Programs (2007)

Architecture And Planning
Interior Architecture

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Accounting and Related Services, Other
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Management Information Systems and Services, Other
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Operations Management and Supervision

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer/Info Tech Services Administration & Management, Other

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance and Management
Plumbing Technology/Plumber

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager

Education And Teaching
Education/Teaching Individuals - Hearing Impairments

Engineering Technician
Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering Technology/Technician
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant

Hospitality Administration/Management, General

Landscaping And Horticulture
Turf and Turfgrass Management

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Photographic and Film/Video Technology/Technician and Assistant

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing, Other
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Occupational Therapist Assistant

Office And Administration
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary

Photography And Commercial Art
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Commercial and Advertising Art

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Protection and Safety Technology/Technician
Fire Science/Fire-fighting

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
Physical Therapist Assistant

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Daytona State College Highlights

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What Sets Daytona State College Apart:

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% of degrees in engineering technician
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% of degrees in office and administration
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Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Female % of student body
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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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% of full-time faculty on tenure track
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checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Has ROTC (army, air force)
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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