Delaware contains three schools that offer transportation programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking transportation school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 transportation schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wilmington University comes out as the most expensive ($15,846/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens as the lowest recorded at only $5,105/yr.
Transportation students from Delaware schools who go on to become transportation directors, bus drivers, taxi cab drivers, train engineers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 92,380 people working as transportation, storage, and distribution managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $85,470. Also, Reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks make on average $32,400 per year and there are about 142,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 100 employed reservation and transportation ticket agents and travel clerks earning an average yearly salary of $23,940. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers in this state earn $106,690/yr and there are 450 employed.
Also, within the transportation schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from transportation, 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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