Message from the President
Welcome to Danville Area Community College. Whether you
have decided on a
program or are still considering the options, you will find that the College
award-winning faculty and staff concerned
with promoting students' academic development and success. Statistics
show that most DACC transfer students do as well
as, or better than, students who begin at a university, and that career
graduates find success in their field.
The faculty and staff at DACC put student service and satisfaction first. From Student Success Center to the DACC Foundation, student success is the priority. Tutors are available in most subjects; students with documented disabilities may arrange for support services; and a student emergency fund exists for unexpected, qualified expenses. Also, each year scholarships totaling more than $250,000 are awarded.
Our unique campus provides students with the most current technology housed
in beautifully restored, historic buildings on more than 75 lush acres.
Class sizes averaging 13 students per faculty member offer a level of
personalized instruction which cannot be found at larger institutions.
Reasonable tuition rates insure an affordable education for all members
of the community. An open admission policy promises that anyone can walk
through these doors and receive a quality education tailored to fit his/her
ability and goals.
On behalf of the Board of Trustees, faculty, and staff, I welcome you
to explore your endless possibilities at Danville Area Community College.
Alice Marie Jacobs