Delaware Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $16,312 ($8,323)
Average Acceptance Rates 58.40 %
Total Student Population 61,768
Average Graduation Rates 54.13 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 15.00 to 1

Delaware Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 20 colleges universities in Delaware State - 6 public and 14 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Delaware Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)6
Private (for-profit)8
4 Year or High7
2-4 Year6
Less than 2 year7

Average Academic Statistics for Delaware State Colleges

[chart] Delaware Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for Delaware colleges is 58.4 %.
Average Graduation Rate for Delaware colleges is 54.133333333333 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for Delaware colleges is 10.75 %
Average Retention Rate for Delaware colleges is 73.785714285714 %
Total Student Population for Delaware colleges is 61,768
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for Delaware colleges is 15 %

Delaware Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at Delaware
Remedial services13 out of 20 Schools
Academic/career counseling service17 out of 20 Schools
Employment services for students13 out of 20 Schools
Placement services for completers16 out of 20 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children3 out of 20 Schools
Library facilities at institution19 out of 20 Schools

Offered Degrees At Delaware Colleges

Delaware colleges and universities are offering 695 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Delaware State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate496
One but less than two years certificate213
Associate's Degree11014
Two but less than four years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree28226
Post Bachelor's Degree73
Master's Degree16932
Post Master's Degree10
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship524
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For Delaware Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for Delaware colleges is $8,323 for Delaware residents and $16,312 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $5,510 for in-state students and $15,990 for out-of-state students.

Delaware 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] Delaware State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at Delaware State

Next table shows the number of Delaware schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Delaware State
Online Completely0 out of 20 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes9 out of 20 Schools
Graduate Online Classes4 out of 20 Schools
ROTC5 out of 20 Schools
ROTC Army4 out of 20 Schools
ROTC Navy0 out of 20 Schools
ROTC Air Force5 out of 20 Schools
Weekend/Evening College9 out of 20 Schools
Teacher certificate7 out of 20 Schools
Study Abroad7 out of 20 Schools
Campus Housing5 out of 20 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.