Delaware contains two schools that offer environmental engineering programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking environmental engineering school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 environmental engineering schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Delaware State University comes out as the most expensive ($10,378/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest recorded at only $4,849/yr.
Environmental Engineering students from Delaware schools who go on to become environmental engineers, environmental scientists, environmental specialists, environmental protection specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 50,610 people working as environmental engineers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $80,750. Also, Environmental scientists and specialists, including health make on average $67,360 per year and there are about 83,530 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 350 employed environmental scientists and specialists, including health earning an average yearly salary of $60,070. Environmental engineers in this state earn $77,540/yr and there are 160 employed.
Also, within the environmental engineering schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from environmental engineering, 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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