At Darton College students find a faculty committed to academic excellence, flexible class scheduling, and the latest instructional technology – all at an affordable price. As a two-year college in the University System of Georgia, Darton offers a wide variety of transfer and career associate degrees, and one-year certificate programs. Non-credit certificates, seminars, short courses and custom-designed programs are offered through Darton's Division of Continuing Education and Economic Development.
Two year degrees include:
- Cardiovascular Technology
- Dental Hygiene
- Diagnostic Medical Sonography
- Emergency Medical Services
- Health Information Technology *Now offered Online
- Histology Technology
- Medical Laboratory Technology
- Occupational Therapy Assistant
- Physical Therapist Assistant
- Respiratory Care *Day, Night and Weekend Tracks Available
The Associate Degree Program in Nursing at Darton College is approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing and is also accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC).
HEALTH & PHYSICAL EDUCATION
The Health and Physical Education Division currently offers over sixty activity courses in the areas of team, individual and dual sports, dance, outdoor education, aquatics and fitness/wellness. In addition, seven health courses as well as online courses are offered. The Division provides offers four Associate of Science Degrees: Exercise Science Option, Recreation Option, Sports Management Option, and a Teacher Education Option. It also provides three certificate programs: Coaching, Athletic Field Maintenance and Athletic Training.
Art - The Art Program provides students with a broad overview of the basic concepts and technical skills in all the major art media.
English - The English Department provides a comprehensive post-secondary education in English to meet the diverse needs of those students who are enrolled in Learning Support, transfer, and career programs; and those who seek enrichment through the formal study of the English language and its literature as well as the literatures of other languages and cultures.
Foreign Languages - As American businesses move into the global marketplace and telecommunications break down barriers between countries, the need is greater than ever for people who can move between cultures with ease. The Darton College Foreign Language Program can help!
Journalism - Journalism prepares you for professional careers in media, broadcasting, publishing, business/industry, advertising/marketing, communications/public relations, education, and the internet.
Music - Former students are employed in various fields of music, including Performance, Music Therapy, Music education, Arts Management, Private Instruction, Music Library, and much more...
Speech Communication - A major that is useful in a variety of career choices, including social service careers and management in public or private organizations.
Theatre - The Department of Theatre prepares majors for careers in the performing arts, as well as training for those working with community, church, and school drama organizations.
SCIENCE & MATHEMATICS
The Division of Science and Mathematics offers numerous programs dealing with Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, and Physics. These programs are core-based as required by the University System of Georgia, and prepare students for transfer to a senior institution.