Delaware contains seven schools that offer retail programs. University of Pennsylvania, the highest-ranking retail school in DE, has a total student population of 24,599 and is the 5th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 retail schools in Delaware, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Harcum College comes out as the most expensive ($22,064/yr), with Camden County College as the lowest recorded at only $3,258/yr.
Retail students from Delaware schools who go on to become retail workers, retail managers, retail specialists, retail sales managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 4,209,500 people working as retail salespersons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,630. Also, Sales and related employees make on average $36,020 per year and there are about 13,715,050 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 46,250 employed sales and related employees earning an average yearly salary of $35,560. Retail salespersons in this state earn $24,460/yr and there are 15,970 employed.
Also, within the retail schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from retail, 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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