Delaware contains two schools that offer dog training programs. Wesley College, the highest-ranking dog training school in DE, has a total student population of 2,426 and is the 687th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 dog training schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wesley College comes out as the most expensive ($19,805/yr), with Wesley College as the lowest recorded at only $19,805/yr.
Dog Training students from Delaware schools who go on to become dog trainers, dog control officers, guide dog instructors, guide dog trainers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 10,080 people working as animal trainers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $31,080. Also, Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers make on average $23,400 per year and there are about 71,350 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 270 employed veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers earning an average yearly salary of $23,900. Animal trainers in this state earn $37,500/yr and there are 90 employed.
Also, within the dog training schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from dog training, 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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