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Accounting Schools in Delaware

There are nine Delaware schools offering accounting programs. 369 students graduated with degrees from Delaware accounting schools in 2010. 269 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 60 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

321 students graduate from programs in this state in accounting, on average, every year. Out of those, 13 students graduated with certificates in accounting, 60 with a degree at the associate's level, 269 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 27 with a degree at the master's level.

Nine accounting schools are in this state. And of these, while four schools are private, five schools are public. While tuition at a private accounting school varies from $9,290 to $20,580, public accounting school tuition varies from $6,731 to $10,208.

Average tuition for accounting programs is $10,345. While the highest tuition for programs in accounting, which is $20,580 each year, is at Wesley College, the lowest tuition in Delaware, which is $6,731 per year, is at Delaware State University.

Delaware schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in accounting.

Accounting Program Completions in Delaware 2006 - 2010

321 students graduate from programs in this state in accounting, on average, every year. Out of those, 13 students graduated with certificates in accounting, 60 with a degree at the associate's level, 269 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 27 with a degree at the master's level.

Accounting Program Completions in Delaware 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 13
  • Associate 2006: 45
  • Associate 2007: 48
  • Associate 2008: 51
  • Associate 2009: 54
  • Associate 2010: 60
  • Bachelor 2006: 203
  • Bachelor 2007: 214
  • Bachelor 2008: 214
  • Bachelor 2009: 218
  • Bachelor 2010: 269
  • Master 2006: 5
  • Master 2007: 6
  • Master 2008: 8
  • Master 2009: 21
  • Master 2010: 27

Accounting Program Availability in Delaware

Schools in this state offer a total of 16 programs in accounting. Of these programs, close to 37.5% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Accounting Program Availability in Delaware

  • Certificate: 3
  • Associate: 5
  • Bachelor: 6
  • Master: 2

Career Trends

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36940
  • 25th Percentile: 45200
  • Median: 58320
  • 75th Percentile: 76140
  • 90th Percentile: 102050

Career Trends

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53670
  • Median Salary 2007: 57680
  • Median Salary 2008: 60650
  • Median Salary 2009: 61430
  • Median Salary 2010: 58320
  • Total Employed 2006: 4280
  • Total Employed 2007: 5020
  • Total Employed 2008: 4890
  • Total Employed 2009: 4870
  • Total Employed 2010: 4440

Delaware vs National Accounting Employment

Delaware vs National Accounting Employment

  • Employed in Delaware: 0.414% (4440)

Accounting Schools in Delaware

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1. Widener University - Delaware

4601 Concord Pike
Wilmington, DE 19803
(302) 477-2100

Widener University-Delaware is a 4-year institution, founded in 1821. Widener is in the suburbs of Wilmington, Delaware. Widener is the the second oldest and the eighth largest institution in the state of Delaware. This school is one of several campuses. This school offers subjects including liberal arts, allied health, and x ray tech. Students are offered five degrees at the associates level, eight degrees at the bachelors level, one masters level degree, and two doctoral level degrees by this school. In 2010, 1,251 students sought degrees from the 11 programs at this school. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits Widener.

2. Strayer University - Delaware

240 Continental Dr Ste 108
Newark, DE 19713
(888) 378-7293

Strayer University-Delaware is in the suburbs of Newark, Delaware. This school offers four accounting programs. More specifically, this school offers one accounting certificate to students, one accounting degree at the associate's level, one accounting degree at the bachelor's level, and one master's level accounting degree. It is a for-profit 4-year institution.

3. Wilmington University

320 Dupont Hwy
New Castle, DE 19720
(877) 967-5464

Wilmington University is in the suburbs of New Castle, Delaware and it offers one program in accounting. It is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this medium-sized school is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Delaware offering accounting.

4. Wesley College

120 N State St
Dover, DE 19901-3875
(302) 736-2300

Wesley College is in the center of Dover. It offers two programs in accounting. More specifically, Wesley offers students one accounting certificate and one degree at the bachelor's level in accounting. Overall, 2,096 students seek degrees in 37 Wesley programs. In terms of programs, Wesley is the third largest institution in the state of Delaware offering accounting.

5. Goldey-Beacom College - Beacom College

4701 Limestone Rd
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 225-6265

Goldey-Beacom College-Beacom College is located in the suburbs of Wilmington, Delaware. It offers three accounting programs. Specifically, students are offered one accounting certificate by it, one associate's level accounting degree, and one bachelor's level degree in accounting. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the third oldest institution in the state of Delaware offering programs in accounting.

6. Delaware State University

1200 N. Dupont Highway
Dover, DE 19901
(302) 857-6060

Delaware State University offers one program in accounting and this university, which is 1.9 miles from the center of the city, is in Dover, DE. Overall, 3,757 students pursue degrees in 107 Del State programs. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Delaware offering accounting programs.

7. The University of Delaware

University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716
(302) 831-2000

The University of Delaware is in the suburbs of Newark, Delaware. It offers two accounting programs. More specifically, this university offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in accounting and one accounting degree at the master's level. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university is the oldest institution in the state of Delaware offering accounting programs.

8. The Delaware Technical and Community College - Owens

Route 18- Seashore Highway
Georgetown, DE 19947
(302) 856-5400

The Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens is in Georgetown, DE and it offers one program in accounting. Overall, 4,882 students pursue degrees in 64 Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens programs. In terms of programs, this public college is the third biggest institution in the state of Delaware offering accounting.

9. The Delaware Technical and Community College - Stanton-Wilmington

400 Stanton-Christiana Rd
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 454-3900

The Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington is located in the suburbs of Newark, Delaware and it offers one accounting program. Overall, 7,241 students seek degrees in 72 programs at this school. This technical college is the largest institution in the state of Delaware offering accounting.

10. The Delaware Technical and Community College - Terry

100 Campus Drive
Dover, DE 19901
(302) 857-1000

The Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry, which is 3.3 miles from the center of the city, is located in Dover, DE and it offers one program in accounting. 3,351 students pursue degrees in 46 Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry programs, overall. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Delaware offering programs in accounting.