Average Tuition & Fees $16,925
Average Acceptance Rates 61.20 %
Total Student Population 61,345
Average Graduation Rates 58.40 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 14.76 to 1

Delaware Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, there are 18 colleges and universities in Delaware State - 4 public and 14 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Delaware Colleges Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)5
Private (for-profit)9
4 Year or High8
2-4 Year2
Less than 2 year8

Average Academic Statistics for Delaware Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Delaware colleges is 61.20% and the average graduation rate is 58.40% in academic year 2018-2019. Total 61,345 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Delaware colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 14.76:1. Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Delaware.

[Chart] Delaware Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Delaware colleges is 31 %
Average Retention Rate for Delaware colleges is 74.583333333333 %

2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees For Delaware Colleges

For academic year 2018-2019, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Delaware colleges are $14,924 for Delaware residents and $16,925 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $15,639 for in-state students and $16,589 for out-of-state students.

Delaware 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Delaware State 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Delaware Colleges

Delaware colleges and universities are offering 680 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 certificate513
One but less than two years certificate263
Associate's Degree11310
Two but less than four years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree27432
Post Bachelor's Degree73
Master's Degree15544
Post Master's Degree20
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship501
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities at Delaware State

In Delaware, 7 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 5 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 4 colleges have the ROTC programs and 5 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of Delaware schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Delaware State
Online Completely0 out of 18 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes7 out of 18 Schools
Graduate Online Classes5 out of 18 Schools
ROTC4 out of 18 Schools
Weekend/Evening College8 out of 18 Schools
Teacher certificate5 out of 18 Schools
Study Abroad5 out of 18 Schools