Delaware contains two schools that offer fine arts programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking fine arts school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 fine arts schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Delaware College of Art and Design comes out as the most expensive ($22,472/yr), with Delaware State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,378/yr.
Fine Arts students from Delaware schools who go on to become artists, animation artists, fine artists, sculptors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 8,900 people working as fine artists, including painters, sculptors, and illustrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,630. Also, Craft artists make on average $33,070 per year and there are about 5,380 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the fine arts schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from fine arts, 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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