Delaware contains three schools that offer agriculture programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking agriculture school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 agriculture schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Delaware State University comes out as the most expensive ($10,378/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest recorded at only $4,849/yr.
Agriculture students from Delaware schools who go on to become agriculturalists, farmers, agricultural engineers, agricultural scientists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Farmers and ranchers make on average $42,710 per year and there are about 520 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the agriculture schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from agriculture, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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