Fall 2017 Higher Education Profile - Delaware
According to the National Center for Education Statistics, Delaware was home to 7 regionally accredited post-secondary institutions during fall 2017. These 7 institutions enrolled 60,018 students in fall 2017: 48,801 in undergraduate programs and 11,217 in graduate programs. A total of 15,020 students attending post-secondary school in Delaware took at least one distance education course, representing 25.0 percent of the state's total student body. A total of 7,409 students were enrolled exclusively (100% online) in distance education courses with 4,062 (54.8%) of those residing in the state of Delaware.
The majority of these institutions were private nonprofit: including 3 four-year schools and 1 two-year school. The state was also home to 3 public four-year schools. Students enrolled in Delaware's higher education institutions were enrolled in associates degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees.
7 Degree Granting Institutions
60,018 Students Enrolled
15,020 Students Enrolled in Distance Education
Serving 60,018 students in fall 2017, the seven regionally accredited, degree granting colleges and universities of Delaware offered academic choices for all types of students. Discover where your educational journey can begin with the institutions listed below. Our college and university listings are objective and focused on helping you achieve your educational or career goals. Whether you are searching for a public or private school with on-campus or online courses and an undergraduate or graduate degree, our list of regionally accredited colleges and universities in Delaware offers a comprehensive guide to the state's higher education options.
Regionally Accredited Public and Private Non-Profit Colleges and Universities in Delaware
Delaware College of Art and Design
Wilmington, DE 19801-3007
Delaware Technical Community College-Terry
Dover, DE 19901
University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716
New Castle, DE 19720
Delaware State University
Dover, DE 19901
Wilmington, DE 19808
Dover, DE 19901-3875