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Is DFC Right for You?

Who are DFC Students?

Dougherty Family College (DFC) students demonstrate solid academic achievement, financial need, and a strong desire to succeed. Our structured curriculum provides leadership development, mentoring, and paid internships.

If you meet the requirements, are motivated to work hard and aspire to obtain a four-year degree, then DFC could be the perfect place to start your college and career journey

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Does This Sound Like you?

Students who are a good fit for DFC:

  • Are interested in getting a four-year (bachelor’s) degree after DFC
  • Have a high school GPA of 2.5 or above
  • Demonstrate a high level of financial need
  • Display perseverance, resilience and the commitment to achieve educational goals

About DFC Students

Students of color
First-generation college students
Languages spoken
DFC graduates enrolled in a four-year college or already earned a bachelor’s degree
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DFC Makes College Possible

DFC provides a wide range of academic, financial and personal support for students.

Learn How We Support Students