Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington

333 N. Shipley Street, Wilmington,
DE, 19801
Tel: (302)571-5300
7,449 students
Public institution
Delaware Technical & Community College is a statewide multi-campus community college committed to providing open admission, post-secondary education at the associate degree level. The College offers comprehensive educational opportunities including career, general, developmental and transfer education, lifelong learning, workforce education and training, and community services.
School Highlights:
Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington serves 7,449 students (39% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington is one of 2 community colleges within New Castle County, DE.
The nearest community college is Cecil College (16.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 7,449 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
7,449 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
2,906 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 4,543 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan -
% Asian 5%
% Hawaiian -
% Hispanic 7%
% Black 19%
% White 67%
% Two or more races 2%
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. 0.51

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,242 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,562 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,242 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,562 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Delaware Technical & Community College is a statewide institution of higher education, providing academic, technical, continuing education, and industrial training opportunities to every resident of Delaware at four conveniently located campuses. Several degree programs are offered, and the Associate in Applied Science degree is granted upon successful completion of specific curriculum requirements. In addition, diploma and certificate programs are offered in a variety of technical areas at each campus. The College and its campuses are fully accredited by the Commission on Higher Education, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. In addition, several curricula have earned program-based accreditation by various professional organizations. The mission of Corporate & Community Programs Division (CCP), is to provide lifelong learning opportunities to a diverse population though quality education and training programs. CCP offers enrichment programs for unemployed, underemployed and incumbent adult workers, and personal & professional development opportunities to community residents. CCP supports the state's economic development efforts by designing and delivering training programs that address the specific needs of local businesses and industries. Additionally, CCP collaborates with local agencies and organizations to develop program intiatives that meet the needs of the communities we serve.

Nearby Schools:

  • Town College Mi. Students
  • North East Cecil College
    16.4  Mi  |  2641  students
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