Delaware contains 24 schools that offer child day care programs. Towson University, the highest-ranking child day care school in DE, has a total student population of 21,177 and is the 141st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 24 child day care schools in Delaware, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lancaster County Career and Technology Center comes out as the most expensive ($23,472/yr), with Prince George's Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,203/yr.
Child Day Care students from Delaware schools who go on to become day care specialists, social workers, nannies, day care professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 595,650 people working as child care workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $20,940. Also, Child, family, and school social workers make on average $43,540 per year and there are about 277,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 1,580 employed child, family, and school social workers earning an average yearly salary of $37,620. Child care workers in this state earn $20,030/yr and there are 1,420 employed.
Also, within the child day care schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from child day care, 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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