Delaware contains five schools that offer distance education programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking distance education school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 distance education 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.
Distance Education students from Delaware schools who go on to become distance educators, teachers, online educators, online teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Mathematical science teachers make on average $70,550 per year and there are about 48,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 160 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average yearly salary of $66,560. Education teachers in this state earn $63,590/yr and there are 210 employed.
Also, within the distance education schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from distance education, 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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