Delaware contains four schools that offer laboratory programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking laboratory school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 laboratory 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.
Laboratory students from Delaware schools who go on to become laboratory analysts, laboratory technicians, clinical laboratory technicians, clinical laboratory researchers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 26,130 people working as computer and information scientists, research alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $105,370. Also, Biological scientists make on average $69,430 per year and there are about 29,630 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 60 employed biological scientists earning an average yearly salary of $52,580. Computer and information scientists, research in this state earn $83,340/yr and there are 80 employed.
Also, within the laboratory schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from laboratory, 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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