Delaware contains two schools that offer automotive programs. Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens, the highest-ranking automotive school in DE, has a total student population of 4,787 and is the 5384th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 automotive schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens comes out as the most expensive ($5,105/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest recorded at only $4,849/yr.
Automotive students from Delaware schools who go on to become automotive technicians, automotive engineers, mechanics, automotive specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 606,990 people working as automotive service technicians and mechanics alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $37,880. Also, Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles make on average $29,880 per year and there are about 17,090 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 50 employed electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles earning an average yearly salary of $28,690. Automotive service technicians and mechanics in this state earn $39,160/yr and there are 2,070 employed.
Also, within the automotive schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from automotive, 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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