Delaware Community Colleges

There are 4 community colleges located throughout Delaware (3 public colleges and 1 private colleges), serving 14,120 students.
For Delaware community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,242 per year for in-state students and $7,562 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $21,370 per year (view national tuition costs).
Delaware community colleges have a diversity score of 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 35% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 21:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(DE) School Average
Asian
4%
Hispanic
7%
Black
17%
White
65%
Two or more races
1%
Non Resident
3%
Unknown
3%
DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Delaware Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • 600 N Market St
    Wilmington DE  19801
    (302)622-8000

    185 students
  • Route 18, Seashore Highway PO Box 610
    Georgetown DE  19947
    (302)856-5400

    4,296 students
  • 333 N. Shipley Street
    Wilmington DE  19801
    (302)571-5300

    6,700 students
  • 100 Campus Drive
    Dover DE  19901
    (302)857-1000

    2,939 students
Recent Articles
December 07, 2016
Today's high school dropout rates call for drastic measures, and community colleges are taking action to help keep students in high school. Learn about their innovative programs and how your local community college is keeping high school students on campus.
December 07, 2016
A performance gap continues to exist at community colleges for minority and low-income students. Learn about the troubling statistics and how the performance gap can be closed.
December 07, 2016
Valedictorians and honors students are increasingly choosing honors programs at community colleges instead of four-year institutions after graduating from high school. Learn about the trends and benefits of taking the honors track at a community college before transferring to a four-year institution.