Delaware contains eight schools that offer tax accounting programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking tax accounting school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 tax accounting schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Widener University-Delaware Campus comes out as the most expensive ($19,997/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest recorded at only $4,849/yr.
Tax Accounting students from Delaware schools who go on to become tax accountants, accountants, forensic accountants, tax preparers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,106,980 people working as accountants and auditors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $67,430. Also, Tax preparers make on average $36,060 per year and there are about 61,130 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are employed tax preparers earning an average yearly salary of $42,880. Accountants and auditors in this state earn $68,950/yr and there are 4,870 employed.
Also, within the tax accounting schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from tax accounting, 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.
Delaware Interesting Facts