Delaware contains four schools that offer civil engineering programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking civil engineering school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 civil engineering 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.
Civil Engineering students from Delaware schools who go on to become civil engineers, civil engineering technicians, civil engineering designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 259,320 people working as civil engineers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $81,180. Also, Civil engineering technicians make on average $47,420 per year and there are about 82,690 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 400 employed civil engineering technicians earning an average yearly salary of $41,480. Civil engineers in this state earn $84,740/yr and there are 1,010 employed.
Also, within the civil engineering schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from civil engineering, 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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