Delaware contains thirteen schools that offer psychiatry programs. University of Pennsylvania, the highest-ranking psychiatry school in DE, has a total student population of 24,599 and is the 5th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 psychiatry schools in Delaware, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Johns Hopkins University comes out as the most expensive ($25,509/yr), with The Community College of Baltimore County as the lowest recorded at only $5,035/yr.
Psychiatry students from Delaware schools who go on to become psychiatric aides, psychiatrists, educational psychologists, psychiatristss, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 22,210 people working as psychiatrists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $163,660. Also, Psychiatric aides make on average $27,430 per year and there are about 62,610 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are employed psychiatric aides earning an average yearly salary of $28,040. Psychiatrists in this state earn $161,660/yr and there are 90 employed.
Also, within the psychiatry schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from psychiatry, 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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