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).
Delaware College of Art and Design serves 182 students (92.86% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 42%.
Delaware College of Art and Design is one of 2 community colleges within New Castle County