Delaware Technical Schools

A technical school can help prepare students for a career in dozens of different industries. Technical career opportunities are plentiful in technical electronics and computer technology industries, accounting, office, and new media technologies, and maintenance technologies. Technical school graduates work as science technicians, pharmacy technicians, veterinary medical technicians and paramedics, engineering technicians, sound engineering technicians and more. Most technical schools offer a wide variety of degree options, so finding a technical school to match your chosen field should be easy. The trick is to find an accredited technical school with a high placement rate. Fortunately, several Delaware  technical schools fit the bill.

Delaware technical schools offer certificates, associate degrees, bachelor’s degrees, and advanced degrees in technical related fields. Delaware’s top technical schools include Delaware Technical & Community College (est. 1966), Delaware County Community College (est. 1947), and University of Delaware (est. 1743). Overall, the state of Delaware has 5 public and 5 private (not-for-profit) institutions with roughly 43,289 students enrolled. There are thousands of students enrolled in technical schools across the U.S. with more than 2,000 enrolled in the state’s top technical schools/programs alone. According to the latest figures released by the U.S. Census Bureau, undergraduate technical school enrollment is 266,000+ students across the nation.

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Facts and Figures for Delaware Technical Schools

Average Tuition Costs On-Campus

The average cost for tuition and fees at a public Delaware technical school is $7,823 per academic year. The average cost for tuition and fees at a private Delaware technical school is $12,474 per academic year.

Average Tuition Costs Online

The tuition costs for online Delaware  technical schools start at around $220 per credit hour. For graduate school, tuition starts at around $320 per credit hour. Students will pay the same tuition and fees as on-campus programs, but you will save a significant amount of money by eliminating room & board expenses as well as transportation costs. The average room and board costs for public Delaware colleges is $8,342 per academic year.

Noted On-Campus Delaware Technical Schools and Enrollment

Delaware Technical & Community College (avg. enrollment, 20,349 students)
Delaware County Community College (avg. enrollment, 10,816 students)
University of Delaware, College of Engineering, College of Health Sciences, College of Business and Economics (avg. enrollment, 20,500 students)

Noted Online Technical Schools Available in Delaware  

University of Delaware
Delaware Technical & Community College
Wilmington College, New Castle, DE

Accredited Delaware  Technical Schools

Delaware Technical & Community College
Delaware County Community College
University of Delaware

Sources

Statistical Abstract of the United States: 2007, 126th Ed.
Princeton Review
National Center for Education and Statistics
The U.S. Census Bureau
U.S. Department of Education

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