Delaware contains two schools that offer cooking programs. Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington, the highest-ranking cooking school in DE, has a total student population of 7,488 and is the 5667th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 cooking 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-Terry comes out as the most expensive ($5,008/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest recorded at only $4,849/yr.
Cooking students from Delaware schools who go on to become chefs, cooks, sous chefs, line cooks, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 94,300 people working as chefs and head cooks alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $44,240. Also, Cooks, private household make on average $27,720 per year and there are about 770 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the cooking schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from cooking, 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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