Delaware contains three schools that offer counseling programs. Wilmington University, the highest-ranking counseling school in DE, has a total student population of 9,650 and is the 4170th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 counseling schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wilmington University comes out as the most expensive ($15,846/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest recorded at only $4,849/yr.
Counseling students from Delaware schools who go on to become counseling psychologists, school counselors, counselors, christian counselors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 30,900 people working as counselors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $44,400. Also, Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists make on average $59,070 per year and there are about 219,240 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 670 employed human resources, training, and labor relations specialists earning an average yearly salary of $60,820. Counselors in this state earn $38,540/yr and there are 50 employed.
Also, within the counseling schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from counseling, 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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