Delaware contains two schools that offer furniture design programs. Delaware College of Art and Design, the highest-ranking furniture design school in DE, has a total student population of 226 and is the 2704th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 furniture design 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 Technical and Community College-Terry as the lowest recorded at only $5,008/yr.
Furniture Design students from Delaware schools who go on to become furniture makers, craftsmen, furniture designers, furniture upholsterers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 29,170 people working as commercial and industrial designers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $61,400. Also, Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers make on average $29,010 per year and there are about 14,220 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are employed textile, apparel, and furnishings workers earning an average yearly salary of $28,490. Commercial and industrial designers in this state earn $43,510/yr and there are 80 employed.
Also, within the furniture design schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from furniture design, 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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