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Healthcare Schools in Delaware

There are 15 Delaware schools offering healthcare programs. 1,982 students graduated with degrees from Delaware healthcare schools in 2010. 1,004 of all these students graduated with certificates and 430 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,807 students graduate from programs in this state in healthcare every year. Specifically, 1,004 students graduated with healthcare certificates, 430 with a degree at the associate's level, 375 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 143 with a degree at the master's level, and 30 with a degree at the doctorate level.

15 healthcare schools are located in this state. Out of these, while ten schools are private, five schools are public. Tuition at a private healthcare school varies from $9,290 to $20,580, while public healthcare school tuition varies from $6,731 to $10,208.

Average tuition for healthcare programs is $10,187. The lowest tuition in Delaware, which is $6,731 each year, is at Delaware State University, while the highest tuition for healthcare programs, which is $20,580 every year, is at Wesley College.

Schools in Delaware offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for healthcare students.

Healthcare Program Completions in Delaware 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,807 students graduate from programs in this state in healthcare every year. Specifically, 1,004 students graduated with healthcare certificates, 430 with a degree at the associate's level, 375 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 143 with a degree at the master's level, and 30 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Healthcare Program Completions in Delaware 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 466
  • Certificate 2007: 815
  • Certificate 2008: 634
  • Certificate 2009: 768
  • Certificate 2010: 1004
  • Associate 2006: 361
  • Associate 2007: 382
  • Associate 2008: 462
  • Associate 2009: 470
  • Associate 2010: 430
  • Bachelor 2006: 334
  • Bachelor 2007: 322
  • Bachelor 2008: 407
  • Bachelor 2009: 450
  • Bachelor 2010: 375
  • Master 2006: 67
  • Master 2007: 85
  • Master 2008: 100
  • Master 2009: 108
  • Master 2010: 143
  • Doctorate 2006: 31
  • Doctorate 2007: 32
  • Doctorate 2008: 29
  • Doctorate 2009: 28
  • Doctorate 2010: 30

Healthcare Program Availability in Delaware

Delaware schools offer a total of 72 healthcare programs. Of these programs, about 37.5% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Healthcare Program Availability in Delaware

  • Certificate: 25
  • Associate: 27
  • Bachelor: 12
  • Master: 7
  • Doctorate: 1

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

Medical and Health Services Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 63300
  • 25th Percentile: 74110
  • Median: 90500
  • 75th Percentile: 112780
  • 90th Percentile: 150490

Pediatricians, General — Salary by Percentile

Pediatricians, General — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 82100
  • 25th Percentile: 92760
  • Median: 129630
  • 75th Percentile: 161530
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Mental Health Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27080
  • 25th Percentile: 31770
  • Median: 36660
  • 75th Percentile: 43730
  • 90th Percentile: 49870

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 83915
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Sports Medicine Physicians — Salary by Percentile

Sports Medicine Physicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51800
  • 25th Percentile: 63710
  • Median: 166400
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Optometrists — Salary by Percentile

Optometrists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 63480
  • 25th Percentile: 68010
  • Median: 74220
  • 75th Percentile: 90250
  • 90th Percentile: 121910

Community Health Workers — Salary by Percentile

Community Health Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19530
  • 25th Percentile: 24190
  • Median: 32660
  • 75th Percentile: 41120
  • 90th Percentile: 49670

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25840
  • 25th Percentile: 30590
  • Median: 34160
  • 75th Percentile: 38080
  • 90th Percentile: 44310

Surgeons — Salary by Percentile

Surgeons — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 149700
  • 25th Percentile: 166400
  • Median: 166400
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Internists, General — Salary by Percentile

Internists, General — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 91330
  • 25th Percentile: 144650
  • Median: 166400
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Family and General Practitioners — Salary by Percentile

Family and General Practitioners — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 111480
  • 25th Percentile: 127470
  • Median: 146040
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Fitness and Wellness Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

Fitness and Wellness Coordinators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35740
  • 25th Percentile: 42170
  • Median: 64360
  • 75th Percentile: 82660
  • 90th Percentile: 101850

Podiatrists — Salary by Percentile

Podiatrists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 105690
  • 25th Percentile: 122420
  • Median: 134380
  • 75th Percentile: 148260
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

Healthcare Social Workers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32510
  • 25th Percentile: 35910
  • Median: 42410
  • 75th Percentile: 50620
  • 90th Percentile: 59050

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

Health Educators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34000
  • 25th Percentile: 44190
  • Median: 60350
  • 75th Percentile: 77120
  • 90th Percentile: 86300

Pharmacists — Salary by Percentile

Pharmacists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 99010
  • 25th Percentile: 108370
  • Median: 119720
  • 75th Percentile: 132030
  • 90th Percentile: 141170

Obstetricians and Gynecologists — Salary by Percentile

Obstetricians and Gynecologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 130500
  • 25th Percentile: 162770
  • Median: 166400
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Acute Care Nurses — Salary by Percentile

Acute Care Nurses — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52180
  • 25th Percentile: 61070
  • Median: 69730
  • 75th Percentile: 79970
  • 90th Percentile: 91360

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

Medical and Health Services Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72110
  • Median Salary 2007: 76070
  • Median Salary 2008: 80040
  • Median Salary 2009: 83080
  • Median Salary 2010: 90500
  • Total Employed 2006: 840
  • Total Employed 2007: 1060
  • Total Employed 2008: 1050
  • Total Employed 2009: 1020
  • Total Employed 2010: 860

Fitness and Wellness Coordinators — Employment Trend

Fitness and Wellness Coordinators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67260
  • Median Salary 2007: 63620
  • Median Salary 2008: 49870
  • Median Salary 2009: 48230
  • Median Salary 2010: 64360
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Pediatricians, General — Employment Trend

Pediatricians, General — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 129540
  • Median Salary 2007: 132530
  • Median Salary 2008: 123755
  • Median Salary 2009: 114980
  • Median Salary 2010: 129630
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 92220
  • Median Salary 2007: 94350
  • Median Salary 2008: 82550
  • Median Salary 2009: 83230
  • Median Salary 2010: 83915
  • Total Employed 2006: 220
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 215
  • Total Employed 2010: 205

Podiatrists — Employment Trend

Podiatrists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 91090
  • Median Salary 2007: 78620
  • Median Salary 2008: 83750
  • Median Salary 2009: 85970
  • Median Salary 2010: 134380
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Sports Medicine Physicians — Employment Trend

Sports Medicine Physicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 145600
  • Median Salary 2007: 145600
  • Median Salary 2008: 166400
  • Median Salary 2009: 166400
  • Median Salary 2010: 166400
  • Total Employed 2006: 620
  • Total Employed 2007: 1090
  • Total Employed 2008: 1170
  • Total Employed 2009: 1220
  • Total Employed 2010: 1070

Optometrists — Employment Trend

Optometrists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 145600
  • Median Salary 2007: 81140
  • Median Salary 2008: 83080
  • Median Salary 2009: 72910
  • Median Salary 2010: 74220
  • Total Employed 2006: 100
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Community Health Workers — Employment Trend

Community Health Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32870
  • Median Salary 2007: 35130
  • Median Salary 2008: 34020
  • Median Salary 2009: 33760
  • Median Salary 2010: 32660
  • Total Employed 2006: 680
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 280
  • Total Employed 2009: 320
  • Total Employed 2010: 320

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 33410
  • Median Salary 2007: 34690
  • Median Salary 2008: 32620
  • Median Salary 2009: 34550
  • Median Salary 2010: 34160
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 170
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Surgeons — Employment Trend

Surgeons — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 145600
  • Median Salary 2007: 145600
  • Median Salary 2008: 166400
  • Median Salary 2009: 166400
  • Median Salary 2010: 166400
  • Total Employed 2006: 270
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 330
  • Total Employed 2009: 300
  • Total Employed 2010: 250

Internists, General — Employment Trend

Internists, General — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 145600
  • Median Salary 2007: 145600
  • Median Salary 2008: 166400
  • Median Salary 2009: 166400
  • Median Salary 2010: 166400
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 240
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 230
  • Total Employed 2010: 230

Family and General Practitioners — Employment Trend

Family and General Practitioners — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 141130
  • Median Salary 2007: 145600
  • Median Salary 2008: 158930
  • Median Salary 2009: 138770
  • Median Salary 2010: 146040
  • Total Employed 2006: 320
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 340
  • Total Employed 2009: 370
  • Total Employed 2010: 490

Health Educators — Employment Trend

Health Educators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46930
  • Median Salary 2007: 52590
  • Median Salary 2008: 45530
  • Median Salary 2009: 46590
  • Median Salary 2010: 60350
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

Healthcare Social Workers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50460
  • Median Salary 2007: 48130
  • Median Salary 2008: 47560
  • Median Salary 2009: 47200
  • Median Salary 2010: 42410
  • Total Employed 2006: 350
  • Total Employed 2007: 270
  • Total Employed 2008: 310
  • Total Employed 2009: 410
  • Total Employed 2010: 790

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

Mental Health Counselors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31860
  • Median Salary 2007: 37830
  • Median Salary 2008: 40410
  • Median Salary 2009: 46250
  • Median Salary 2010: 36660
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Pharmacists — Employment Trend

Pharmacists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 93770
  • Median Salary 2007: 94790
  • Median Salary 2008: 106050
  • Median Salary 2009: 112210
  • Median Salary 2010: 119720
  • Total Employed 2006: 670
  • Total Employed 2007: 780
  • Total Employed 2008: 780
  • Total Employed 2009: 730
  • Total Employed 2010: 630

Obstetricians and Gynecologists — Employment Trend

Obstetricians and Gynecologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 145600
  • Median Salary 2007: 145600
  • Median Salary 2008: 166400
  • Median Salary 2009: 166400
  • Median Salary 2010: 166400
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Acute Care Nurses — Employment Trend

Acute Care Nurses — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60650
  • Median Salary 2007: 64140
  • Median Salary 2008: 67460
  • Median Salary 2009: 69570
  • Median Salary 2010: 69730
  • Total Employed 2006: 7830
  • Total Employed 2007: 8420
  • Total Employed 2008: 9060
  • Total Employed 2009: 10220
  • Total Employed 2010: 9900

Delaware vs National Healthcare Employment

Delaware vs National Healthcare Employment

  • Employed in Delaware: 0.354% (15635)

Healthcare Schools in Delaware

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1. Widener University - Delaware

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

Widener University-Delaware offers two programs in healthcare. Specifically, it offers one healthcare degree at the associate's level to students and one bachelor's level degree in healthcare. It is in the suburbs of Wilmington, Delaware. This specialized school is a 4-year institution. This school is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Delaware offering programs in healthcare.

2. The Dawn Career Institute Inc

3700 Lancaster Pike- Suite 105
Wilmington, DE 19805-1511
(302) 633-9075

The Dawn Career Institute Inc is in the suburbs of Wilmington, Delaware. It offers six healthcare programs. Students are offered six certificates in healthcare by this school. 710 students pursue degrees in ten Dawn Career Institute Inc programs, overall. It is the largest institution in the state of Delaware offering healthcare in terms of programs.

3. The Academy of Massage and Bodywork

1218 Pulaski Hwy Ste 324
Bear, DE 19701
(302) 392-6768

The Academy of Massage and Bodywork is located in the suburbs of Bear, Delaware and it offers one program in healthcare. It is one of 7 vocational schools in Delaware.

4. The Delaware Learning Institute of Cosmetology

32448 Royal Blvd. Suite A
Dagsboro, DE 19939
(302) 732-6704

The Delaware Learning Institute of Cosmetology offers one program in healthcare and it is located in Dagsboro, Delaware, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is a for-profit institution.

5. The Harris School of Business - Wilmington

1413 Foulk Road- Suite 100
Wilmington, DE 19803
(302) 478-8890

The Harris School of Business-Wilmington is in the suburbs of Wilmington, Delaware. This school offers four programs in healthcare. Students are offered four healthcare certificates by it. Overall, 781 students seek degrees in four programs at this school. This vocational school is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Delaware offering healthcare.

6. Strayer University - Delaware

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

Strayer University-Delaware is located in the suburbs of Newark, Delaware and this school offers one program in healthcare. Overall, 490 students pursue degrees in 25 programs at this school. In terms of programs, this school is the third largest institution in the state of Delaware offering healthcare.

7. Wilmington University

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

Wilmington University offers five programs in healthcare. More specifically, students are offered one healthcare degree at the bachelor's level by it and four degrees at the master's level in healthcare. This school is in the suburbs of New Castle, Delaware. 10,101 students pursue degrees in 67 programs at this school, overall. This school is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Delaware offering healthcare programs.

8. Wesley College

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

Wesley College offers four healthcare programs. Specifically, students are offered one associate's level degree in healthcare by Wesley and three degrees at the bachelor's level in healthcare. This school is located in the center of Dover. It is a 4-year institution.

9. The Harris School of Business - Dover

97 Commerce Way Ste 105
Dover, DE 19901
(302) 674-8060

The Harris School of Business-Dover is 1.2 miles from the center of the city. It offers four programs in healthcare. This vocational school offers students four certificates in healthcare. 456 students seek degrees in six Harris School of Business-Dover programs, overall. In terms of programs, this school is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Delaware offering healthcare.

10. The Beebe Hospital School of Nursing

424 Savannah Rd
Lewes, DE 19958
(302) 645-3251

The Beebe Hospital School of Nursing is in town of Lewes, Delaware and it offers one program in healthcare. 58 students pursue degrees in one program at this nursing school, overall. In terms of programs, this school is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Delaware offering healthcare.

11. Delaware State University

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

Delaware State University, which is 1.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Dover, DE. It offers three healthcare programs. Specifically, Del State offers two bachelor's level healthcare degrees to students and one healthcare degree at the master's level. Del State is one of 2 research universities in Delaware.

12. The University of Delaware

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

The University of Delaware is located in the suburbs of Newark, Delaware. UD offers seven healthcare programs. More specifically, students are offered five degrees at the bachelor's level in healthcare by it, one master's level degree in healthcare, and one doctorate level degree in healthcare. Overall, 21,177 students pursue degrees in 210 University of Delaware programs. In terms of enrollment, it ranks first in the state of Delaware.

13. 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 town of Georgetown, Delaware. It offers ten programs in healthcare. Of those, it offers two healthcare certificates to students and eight healthcare degrees at the associate's level. Overall, 4,882 students pursue degrees in 64 Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens programs.

14. 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. It offers 18 healthcare programs. Specifically, this school offers students four healthcare certificates and 14 healthcare degrees at the associate's level. It is one of 2 technical colleges in Delaware. It is the biggest institution in the state of Delaware offering healthcare in terms of programs.

15. The Delaware Technical and Community College - Terry

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

The Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry offers five programs in healthcare. Of those, it offers two certificates in healthcare to students and three associate's level healthcare degrees. This school, which is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Dover, DE. This school is a public 2-year institution.