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 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Delaware College of Art and Design is one of 2 community colleges within New Castle County County, DE.
The nearest community college is Salem Community College (5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
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
60 staff
Delaware College of Art and Design Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 182 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment
182 students
1,269 students
Delaware College of Art and Design Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
169 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 13 students
1,017 students
Delaware College of Art and Design Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Delaware College of Art and Design sch enrollment Delaware College of Art and Design sta enrollment
% Asian
2%
2%
Delaware College of Art and Design Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
8%
7%
Delaware College of Art and Design Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
17%
12%
Delaware College of Art and Design Black (2006-2013)
% White
58%
57%
Delaware College of Art and Design White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
6%
2%
Delaware College of Art and Design More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
7%
3%
% Non Resident races
2%
2%
Delaware College of Art and Design sch ethnicity Delaware College of Art and Design sta ethnicity
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. 0.55 0.53
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 $5,740. 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 $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $22,390 $5,740
Delaware College of Art and Design In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $22,390 $10,252
Delaware College of Art and Design Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Total Dormitory Capacity 208 255
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Delaware College of Art and Design % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 58%
78%
Delaware College of Art and Design Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (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 0.47, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Delaware is Delaware College of Art and Design. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.