Delaware contains three schools that offer construction programs. University of the District of Columbia, the highest-ranking construction school in DE, has a total student population of 4,960 and is the 5573rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 construction schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Westwood College-Arlington Ballston comes out as the most expensive ($21,688/yr), with University of the District of Columbia as the lowest recorded at only $7,881/yr.
Construction students from Delaware schools who go on to become construction area managers, construction workers, construction professionals, construction superintendents, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 204,760 people working as construction managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $93,290. Also, Painters, construction and maintenance make on average $37,320 per year and there are about 214,240 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 690 employed painters, construction and maintenance earning an average yearly salary of $36,360. Construction managers in this state earn $100,800/yr and there are 790 employed.
Also, within the construction schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from construction, 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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