Delaware contains four schools that offer allied health programs. Wilmington University, the highest-ranking allied health school in DE, has a total student population of 9,650 and is the 4170th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 allied health schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wilmington University comes out as the most expensive ($15,846/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest recorded at only $4,849/yr.
Allied Health students from Delaware schools who go on to become allied health professionals, physicians, nurses, forensic nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 271,710 people working as medical and health services managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,970. Also, Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists make on average $72,310 per year and there are about 98,330 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 310 employed clinical, counseling, and school psychologists earning an average yearly salary of $77,230. Medical and health services managers in this state earn $89,410/yr and there are 1,020 employed.
Also, within the allied health schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from allied health, 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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