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8 Colleges
1,366 Yearly Graduations
$45,805 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$26,115 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

In 2019, 1,366 students received a nursing degree from a college in Delaware, making it rank #42 in terms of graduations. Students who live in the state can take advantage of in-state tuition averaging $11,451 a year, while students from out-of-state may pay a higher average tuition of $17,820 a year.

About 66% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $6,529 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

#1

Wilmington University

New Castle, Delaware
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
575 Yearly Degrees
$11,480 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 14,769 students at Wilmington University in total, 9,421 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 3,107 are full-time. It takes the average Wilmington University undergraduate about 4.6 years to complete their degree.

Approximately 61% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,578 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.9% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $36,800 during the early-career years.

Public Public vs. Private
394 Yearly Degrees
$4,945 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 4,307 full-time undergraduates at Delaware Tech, and 12,955 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

Roughly 14% of students at Delaware Tech take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $3,436 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.3% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Delaware Tech with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $25,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#3

University of Delaware

Newark, Delaware
Public Public vs. Private
223 Yearly Degrees
$14,660 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Delaware is 23,613, of which 19,328 students are undergraduates and of those, 17,912 are full-time. The freshman retention rate at UD is 90%, which is great when compared to the national average of 68%.

About 66% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 39% are men and 61% are women.

54% of UD students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $10,272 a year. UD has a 2.4% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UD with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $46,700 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#4

Polytech Adult Education

Woodside, Delaware
Public Public vs. Private
48 Yearly Degrees

There are 31 full-time undergraduates at Polytech Adult Education, and 351 students altogether. The freshman retention rate at Polytech Adult Education is 95%, which is great when compared to the national average of 68%.

#5

Wesley College

Dover, Delaware
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
47 Yearly Degrees
$27,284 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 917 students at Wesley College in total, 813 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 763 are full-time. It takes the average Wesley College undergraduate about 4.5 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 59%. Of the accepted students, 45% are men and 54% are women.

100% of Wesley College students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $7,318 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 16.2% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Wesley College is $30,200.

#6

Dawn Career Institute LLC

Wilmington, Delaware
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
46 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Dawn Career Institute LLC is 224, which includes 224 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

92% of Dawn Career Institute students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $6,354 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 7.8% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $20,000 during the early-career years.

Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
21 Yearly Degrees
$8,200 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 78 full-time undergraduates at Beebe School of Nursing, and 78 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 6 to 1.

The student loan default rate of 4.1% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

#8

Delaware State University

Dover, Delaware
Public Public vs. Private
12 Yearly Degrees
$8,358 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Delaware State University is 4,739, of which 4,131 students are undergraduates and of those, 3,617 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Del State is 4.5 years.

About 39% of students who apply get accepted. Around 28% of accepted students are men, and 72% are women.

73% of Del State students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,214 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.3% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Del State with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $28,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

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