Delaware College of Art and Design

Tel: (302)622-8000
185 students
Private, non-profit
  • Delaware College of Art and Design's mission is to educate talented and dedicated students to become art makers, idea generators, problem solvers, and visual communicators who can redefine the way we perceive and experience the world around us. It also serves as a visible stakeholder, cultural anchor, and catalyst for the revitalization of downtown Wilmington. The Delaware College of Art and Design is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) and the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).
School Highlights
Delaware College of Art and Design serves 185 students (90% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Delaware College of Art and Design is one of 2 community colleges within New Castle County, DE.
The nearest community college is Salem Community College (5.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
College Delaware College of Art and Design (DE) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Public
Total Faculty 13 staff 151 staff
Delaware College of Art and Design Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 185 has declined by 23% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment 185 students 2,939 students
Delaware College of Art and Design Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 21:1
Delaware College of Art and Design Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 166 students 1,285 students
Delaware College of Art and Design Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 19 students 1,654 students
Delaware College of Art and Design Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Delaware College of Art and Design Enrollment Breakdown DE All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity 212 212
% Asian
2%
4%
Delaware College of Art and Design Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
6%
7%
Delaware College of Art and Design Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
22%
17%
Delaware College of Art and Design Black (2006-2014)
% White
56%
65%
Delaware College of Art and Design White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
6%
1%
Delaware College of Art and Design More (2009-2014)
% Unknown races
8%
3%
Delaware College of Art and Design Ethnicity Breakdown DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.62 0.54
Delaware College of Art and Design Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $21,370 is equal to the state average of $21,370. The private state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $21,370 $21,370
Delaware College of Art and Design In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100% 87%
Delaware College of Art and Design % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Percent Admitted 48% 48%
Delaware College of Art and Design Percent Admitted (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Delaware public 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. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Delaware community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Delaware is Delaware College of Art and Design. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.