Delaware has a total population of 25,243 and a student population of 2,208. Of these students, 1,893 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Ohio Wesleyan University is the largest education school in Delaware, based on student population. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from Ohio Wesleyan University with credentials in education.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with an education degree from one of Delaware's education schools. If you decide to attend a education school in Delaware, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $35,030.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Delaware-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $9,224 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Delaware after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Delaware, which is the most popular education profession, are average. In 2010, of the 41,380 education professionals in Ohio, 8,270 were working in the greater Delaware area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Delaware will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Delaware is $57,450 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.