Delaware Best Colleges Comparison

View the Delaware Best Colleges Comparison and compare the schools with key academic characteristics such as tuition and test scores to get right decision.
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Colleges In Delaware Statistics

There are 19 colleges in Delaware - 5 public and 14 private schools. The 2020 average undergraduate tuition & fees of the schools is $15,833 and the average graduate tuition & fees is $13,883. The average SAT scores of enrolled students is 1,031 and the average acceptance rate is 74% for Delaware Best Colleges Comparison.
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2019-2020 Colleges In Delaware Statistics
Top 3 colleges in DelawareAll colleges in Delaware
Number of Schools3 schools
(2 public, 1 private)
19 schools
(5 public, 14 private)
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$11,689 (in-state)
$22,307 (out-of-state)
$7,392 (in-state)
$15,833 (out-of-state)
Graduate Tuition & Fees$20,351 (in-state)
$12,971 (out-of-state)
$20,351 (in-state)
$13,883 (out-of-state)
Average Financial Aid$8,450$7,153
Test Scores1,079 SAT, 25 ACT 1,031 SAT, 22 ACT
Acceptance Rate65.50% 73.83%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)27.50% 40.83%
Population43,12160,103
Undergraduate32,88049,213
Graduate10,24110,890
Graduation Rate50.33%58.38%
Transfer-out Rate3.00%8.20%
Students to Faculty Ratio14.33 to 114.00 to 1

Top Colleges In Delaware Comparison

Next table lists the top 3 colleges in Delaware for academic year 2019-2020. University of Delaware ranked top in the Delaware Best Colleges Comparison and Delaware State University and Wilmington University follows it. The 2020 average tuition & fees is $22,307 for undergraduate programs $12,971 for graduate programs. The average SAT score of the top colleges in Delaware is 1,079 and the acceptance rate is 65.50%. The average students to faculty ratio is 14.33 to 1 for top colleges in Delaware. You can sort the schools by clicking column name that you want to sort.
2019-2020 Top colleges in Delaware Comparison
Rank*NameTuition & FeesAverage Financial AidPopulationAcceptance RateTest ScoresStudents to Faculty Ratio
1 University of Delaware
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Public, 4 yearsNewark, DE
$36,880
($15,020)
$11,188 23,61372% 1,248 SAT
29 ACT
15 to 1
2 Delaware State University
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Public, 4 yearsDover, DE
$18,280
($8,358)
$10,120 4,73959% 910 SAT
20 ACT
16 to 1
3 Wilmington University
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Private, 4 yearsNew Castle, DE
$11,760 $4,042 14,769- - 12 to 1
Average$22,307
($11,689)
$8,450 43,12165.50% 1,079 SAT 14.33 to 1
*Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.
All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020