Discover Dalton State College

Dalton State delivers a transformational education in a caring community to help our diverse students reach their personal and professional goals.

Through challenging academics, rich collegiate experiences and partnerships among the college and businesses, industries, governments, schools and non-profits, we promote lifelong learning, active leadership and positive contributions in Northwest Georgia and beyond.
History, Facts and Leadership

Excellence in Teaching and Learning

Learn more about the history of Dalton State, relevant facts and figures, and our leadership.


Our story goes all the way back to 1963, when Dalton State College was originally founded as Dalton Junior College. Find out how we’ve grown since then.

Fast Facts

For almost 60 years, we’ve been providing quality education—and the facts and figures prove it. Take a look at our most recent Fast Facts and find out what makes us stand out.


As an institution dedicated to active leadership and positive contributions, our leadership ensures our mission and vision are reflected in what we do each day.

Institutional Research, strategic planning, accreditation

Focused on Student Success

Visit Dalton State

Want to see Dalton State for yourself? Our walking campus tours are offered weekly, Monday to Thursday.

Campus Map

Contact Us

Connect with us through our dedicated helpline for all your inquiries and assistance needs.