Delaware contains six schools that offer elementary education programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking elementary education school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 elementary education 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 Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest recorded at only $4,849/yr.
Elementary Education students from Delaware schools who go on to become elementary education teachers, school teachers, elementary school teachers, elementary educators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,544,300 people working as elementary school teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $53,150. Also, Education administrators, elementary and secondary school make on average $87,390 per year and there are about 219,280 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 620 employed education administrators, elementary and secondary school earning an average yearly salary of $103,630. Elementary school teachers in this state earn $50,480/yr and there are 3,670 employed.
Also, within the elementary education schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from elementary 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.
Delaware Interesting Facts