Delaware contains sixteen schools that offer general education programs. Swarthmore College, the highest-ranking general education school in DE, has a total student population of 1,525 and is the 37th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 16 general education schools in Delaware, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Villanova University comes out as the most expensive ($27,115/yr), with Camden County College as the lowest recorded at only $3,258/yr.
General Education students from Delaware schools who go on to become general education instructors, teachers, professors, principals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 68,430 people working as adult literacy, remedial education, and ged teachers and instructors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $50,390. 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. Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors in this state earn $55,100/yr and there are 240 employed.
Also, within the general education schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from general 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.
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