Delaware Community Colleges

  • There are 4 community colleges located throughout Delaware (3 public colleges and 1 private colleges), serving 14,120 students.
  • For Delaware community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,530 per year for in-state students and $8,282 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $23,130 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • Delaware community colleges have a diversity score of 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.66 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 35% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 21:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(DE) School Average
Asian
4%
Hispanic
7%
Black
17%
White
65%
Two or more races
1%
Non Resident
3%
Unknown
3%
DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Delaware Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • 600 N Market St
    Wilmington DE  19801
    (302)622-8000

    185 students
  • Route 18, Seashore Highway PO Box 610
    Georgetown DE  19947
    (302)856-5400

    4,296 students
  • 333 N. Shipley Street
    Wilmington DE  19801
    (302)571-5300

    6,700 students
  • 100 Campus Drive
    Dover DE  19901
    (302)857-1000

    2,939 students
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