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8 Colleges
1,366 Yearly Graduations
$45,668 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$26,293 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. Students who are able to take advantage of in-state tuition will only pay an average of $11,417 per year to get their degree at a college in Delaware, while out of state students will pay an average of $17,638 per year.

About 67% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $6,573 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 14,730 students at Wilmington University in total, 9,302 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 3,030 are full-time. For undergraduates at Wilmington University, the average graduation time is 4.7 years.

Approximately 83% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $4,332 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.1% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from Wilmington University with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $36,800 during the early years of their career after graduation.

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

There are 13,660 students at Delaware Tech in total, 4,110 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

16% of Delaware Tech students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $3,245 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.4% 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
$14,280 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Delaware is 23,808, of which 19,678 students are undergraduates and of those, 18,378 are full-time. For undergraduates at UD, the average graduation time is 4.2 years.

About 63% of students who apply get accepted. Around 40% of accepted students are men, and 60% are women.

53% of UD students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $9,432 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 2.2% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UD is $46,700.

#4

Polytech Adult Education

Woodside, Delaware
Public Public vs. Private
48 Yearly Degrees

There are 32 full-time undergraduates at Polytech Adult Education, and 313 students altogether.

Roughly 58% of students at Polytech Adult Education take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $6,561 a year.

#5

Wesley College

Dover, Delaware
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
47 Yearly Degrees
$26,756 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,035 undergraduates at Wesley College, of which 976 are full-time, and there are 1,151 students altogether. It takes the average Wesley College undergraduate about 4.4 years to complete their degree.

About 62% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 43% are men and 57% are women.

Approximately 87% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,756 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.7% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Wesley College with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $30,200 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#6

Dawn Career Institute LLC

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

There are 304 full-time undergraduates at Dawn Career Institute, and 304 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 7 to 1.

93% of Dawn Career Institute students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $8,305 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.2% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from Dawn Career Institute with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $20,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

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

There are 70 students at Beebe School of Nursing in total, 70 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 5 to 1.

The student loan default rate of 2.3% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

#8

Delaware State University

Dover, Delaware
Public Public vs. Private
12 Yearly Degrees
$8,258 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Delaware State University is 4,768, of which 4,315 students are undergraduates and of those, 3,790 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Del State is 4.5 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 45%. Around 30% of accepted students are men, and 70% are women.

Roughly 76% of students at Del State take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,382 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.6% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $28,200 during the early-career years.

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