Delaware College of Art and Design

Tel: (302)622-8000
182 students
Private not-for-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 182 students (93% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
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, 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 Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 13 staff
61 staff
Delaware College of Art and Design Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 182 has declined by 17% 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 less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 37% over five years.
Total Enrollment 182 students 1,296 students
Delaware College of Art and Design Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
21:1
Delaware College of Art and Design Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 169 students
814 students
Delaware College of Art and Design Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 13 students
1,040 students
Delaware College of Art and Design Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Delaware College of Art and Design Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
5%
Delaware College of Art and Design Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
8%
21%
Delaware College of Art and Design Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
17%
15%
Delaware College of Art and Design Black (2006-2013)
% White
58%
51%
Delaware College of Art and Design White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
6%
3%
Delaware College of Art and Design More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
7%
3%
Delaware College of Art and Design Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
2%
1%
Delaware College of Art and Design Non Resident (2008-2013)
Delaware College of Art and Design Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average 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 0.68
Delaware College of Art and Design Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $22,390 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $22,390 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $22,390 $5,660
Delaware College of Art and Design In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $22,390 $10,250
Delaware College of Art and Design Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 208 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Delaware College of Art and Design % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 58%
81%
Delaware College of Art and Design Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (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 0.59, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Delaware is Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.