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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

Delaware ranked #42 in the nation for nursing degrees handed out in 2019. Around 1,366 students received some type of diploma that year. The average in-state tuition for students attending college in Delaware is $11,451 a year, while the average out-of-state tuition is $17,820 a year.

An estimated 66% of college students in Delaware take out loans, with the average 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. For undergraduates at Wilmington University, the average graduation time is 4.6 years.

Roughly 61% of students at Wilmington University take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,578 a year. Wilmington University has a 8.9% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Wilmington University is $36,800.

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

The total student population at Delaware Technical Community College - Terry is 12,955, which includes 4,307 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

14% of Delaware Tech students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans 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%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Delaware Tech is $25,500.

#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. For undergraduates at UD, the average graduation time is 4.1 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 66%. Of the accepted students, 39% are men and 61% are women.

Approximately 54% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $10,272 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.4% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $46,700 during the early-career years.

#4

Polytech Adult Education

Woodside, Delaware
Public Public vs. Private
48 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Polytech Adult Education is 351, which includes 31 full-time undergraduates. Polytech Adult Education has a freshman retention rate of 95%, which is a good sign that once students arrive at the school, they want to stay.

#5

Wesley College

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

There are 813 undergraduates at Wesley College, of which 763 are full-time, and there are 917 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Wesley College is 4.5 years.

About 59% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 45% are men and 54% are women.

Roughly 100% of students at Wesley College take out loans to pay for college. 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%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $30,200 during the early-career years.

#6

Dawn Career Institute LLC

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

There are 224 students at Dawn Career Institute in total, 224 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

Approximately 92% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,354 a year. Dawn Career Institute has a 7.8% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Dawn Career Institute is $20,000.

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 school reports a student loan default rate of 4.1% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

#8

Delaware State University

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

There are 4,739 students at Del State in total, 4,131 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 3,617 are full-time. For undergraduates at Del State, the average graduation time is 4.5 years.

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

Roughly 73% of students at Del State take out loans to pay for college. 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%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Del State is $28,200.

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