Delaware contains eight schools that offer bookkeeping programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking bookkeeping school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 bookkeeping schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Widener University-Delaware Campus comes out as the most expensive ($19,997/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest recorded at only $4,849/yr.
Bookkeeping students from Delaware schools who go on to become bookkeepers, bookkeeping clerks, accounting managers, accounting officers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,757,870 people working as bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $34,750. Also, Accountants and auditors make on average $67,430 per year and there are about 1,106,980 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 4,870 employed accountants and auditors earning an average yearly salary of $68,950. Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in this state earn $35,990/yr and there are 5,870 employed.
Also, within the bookkeeping schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from bookkeeping, 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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