Delaware contains four schools that offer nursing assistant programs. Dawn Training Centre, the highest-ranking nursing assistant school in DE, has a total student population of 200 and is the 1520th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 nursing assistant schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Dawn Training Centre comes out as the most expensive ($15,944/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest recorded at only $4,849/yr.
Nursing Assistant students from Delaware schools who go on to become nursing assistants, medical assistants, medical office assistants, physician assistants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,438,010 people working as nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,980. Also, Physical therapist aides make on average $24,990 per year and there are about 44,160 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 200 employed physical therapist aides earning an average yearly salary of $25,660. Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants in this state earn $27,900/yr and there are 5,370 employed.
Also, within the nursing assistant schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from nursing assistant, 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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