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Science Schools in Delaware

There are six Delaware schools offering science programs. 564 students graduated with degrees from Delaware science schools in 2010. 455 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 60 of all these students graduated with doctoral degrees.

Overview

On average, 537 students graduate from science programs in Delaware per year. Of those, nine students graduated with an associate's level science degree, 455 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 40 with a degree at the master's level, and 60 with a doctorate level degree.

Six science schools are located in Delaware. Of these, four schools are public, while two schools are private. Public science school tuition varies from $6,731 to $10,208, while private science school tuition varies from $9,290 to $20,580.

Average tuition for programs in science is $9,922. While the highest tuition for science programs, which is $20,580 each year, is at Wesley College, the lowest tuition in this Atlantic state, which is $6,731 per year, is at Delaware State University.

Delaware schools offer associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for science students.

Science Program Completions in Delaware 2006 - 2010

On average, 537 students graduate from science programs in Delaware per year. Of those, nine students graduated with an associate's level science degree, 455 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 40 with a degree at the master's level, and 60 with a doctorate level degree.

Science Program Completions in Delaware 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 20
  • Associate 2007: 21
  • Associate 2008: 5
  • Associate 2009: 4
  • Associate 2010: 9
  • Bachelor 2006: 399
  • Bachelor 2007: 409
  • Bachelor 2008: 398
  • Bachelor 2009: 401
  • Bachelor 2010: 455
  • Master 2006: 29
  • Master 2007: 39
  • Master 2008: 51
  • Master 2009: 41
  • Master 2010: 40
  • Doctorate 2006: 36
  • Doctorate 2007: 34
  • Doctorate 2008: 56
  • Doctorate 2009: 63
  • Doctorate 2010: 60

Science Program Availability in Delaware

Schools in this state offer a total of 44 science programs. Of these programs, approximately 47.7% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Science Program Availability in Delaware

  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 21
  • Master: 13
  • Doctorate: 8

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37420
  • 25th Percentile: 43610
  • Median: 53920
  • 75th Percentile: 66590
  • 90th Percentile: 86430

Biochemists and Biophysicists — Salary by Percentile

Biochemists and Biophysicists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 58320
  • 25th Percentile: 73740
  • Median: 88340
  • 75th Percentile: 110250
  • 90th Percentile: 141340

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health — Salary by Percentile

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40400
  • 25th Percentile: 47610
  • Median: 56770
  • 75th Percentile: 67970
  • 90th Percentile: 85360

Wind Energy Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Wind Energy Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 70380
  • 25th Percentile: 84240
  • Median: 102520
  • 75th Percentile: 119930
  • 90th Percentile: 132990

Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists — Salary by Percentile

Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46150
  • 25th Percentile: 58880
  • Median: 70240
  • 75th Percentile: 83020
  • 90th Percentile: 97900

Bioinformatics Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Bioinformatics Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 49510
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Chemists — Salary by Percentile

Chemists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 59970
  • 25th Percentile: 67260
  • Median: 81080
  • 75th Percentile: 107820
  • 90th Percentile: 129120

Materials Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Materials Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41050
  • 25th Percentile: 49770
  • Median: 75480
  • 75th Percentile: 109370
  • 90th Percentile: 137690

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 56865
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers — Salary by Percentile

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37270
  • 25th Percentile: 52530
  • Median: 72960
  • 75th Percentile: 90920
  • 90th Percentile: 112250

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34200
  • 25th Percentile: 42080
  • Median: 52570
  • 75th Percentile: 58880
  • 90th Percentile: 69290

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54190
  • Median Salary 2007: 59530
  • Median Salary 2008: 59670
  • Median Salary 2009: 59270
  • Median Salary 2010: 53920
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Biochemists and Biophysicists — Employment Trend

Biochemists and Biophysicists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 110110
  • Median Salary 2007: 115840
  • Median Salary 2008: 118260
  • Median Salary 2009: 73820
  • Median Salary 2010: 88340
  • Total Employed 2006: 590
  • Total Employed 2007: 560
  • Total Employed 2008: 570
  • Total Employed 2009: 170
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40380
  • Median Salary 2007: 52550
  • Median Salary 2008: 56870
  • Median Salary 2009: 55900
  • Median Salary 2010: 52570
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Wind Energy Engineers — Employment Trend

Wind Energy Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74220
  • Median Salary 2007: 70600
  • Median Salary 2008: 43620
  • Median Salary 2009: 95900
  • Median Salary 2010: 102520
  • Total Employed 2006: 0
  • Total Employed 2007: 0
  • Total Employed 2008: 0
  • Total Employed 2009: 0
  • Total Employed 2010: 0

Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists — Employment Trend

Geospatial Information Scientists and Technologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63560
  • Median Salary 2007: 66150
  • Median Salary 2008: 68930
  • Median Salary 2009: 68090
  • Median Salary 2010: 70240
  • Total Employed 2006: 210
  • Total Employed 2007: 230
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 250
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Bioinformatics Scientists — Employment Trend

Bioinformatics Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52650
  • Median Salary 2007: 48540
  • Median Salary 2008: 49790
  • Median Salary 2009: 49650
  • Median Salary 2010: 49510
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Chemists — Employment Trend

Chemists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72440
  • Median Salary 2007: 74640
  • Median Salary 2008: 79170
  • Median Salary 2009: 79910
  • Median Salary 2010: 81080
  • Total Employed 2006: 900
  • Total Employed 2007: 970
  • Total Employed 2008: 1050
  • Total Employed 2009: 1970
  • Total Employed 2010: 1910

Materials Scientists — Employment Trend

Materials Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50390
  • Median Salary 2007: 62590
  • Median Salary 2008: 78040
  • Median Salary 2009: 84320
  • Median Salary 2010: 75480
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Physicists — Employment Trend

Physicists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 69930
  • Median Salary 2007: 65850
  • Median Salary 2008: 62805
  • Median Salary 2009: 59760
  • Median Salary 2010: 56865
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 45
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers — Employment Trend

Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60420
  • Median Salary 2007: 59010
  • Median Salary 2008: 53850
  • Median Salary 2009: 57180
  • Median Salary 2010: 72960
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health — Employment Trend

Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52150
  • Median Salary 2007: 49280
  • Median Salary 2008: 58430
  • Median Salary 2009: 57270
  • Median Salary 2010: 56770
  • Total Employed 2006: 280
  • Total Employed 2007: 300
  • Total Employed 2008: 310
  • Total Employed 2009: 350
  • Total Employed 2010: 370

Delaware vs National Science Employment

Delaware vs National Science Employment

  • Employed in Delaware: 0.411% (2960)

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1. Wilmington University

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

Wilmington University offers one program in science and it is located in the suburbs of New Castle, Delaware. It is a 4-year institution. This mid-sized school is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Delaware offering science in terms of programs.

2. Wesley College

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

Wesley College is located in the center of Dover and Wesley offers one program in science. Wesley is a 4-year institution.

3. Delaware State University

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

Delaware State University, which is near the center of the city, is in Dover, DE. Del State offers 13 science programs. More specifically, it offers students eight degrees at the bachelor's level in science and five master's level science degrees. DESU is one of 2 research universities in Delaware.

4. 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. This university offers 27 science programs. More specifically, students are offered 11 bachelor's level degrees in science by it, eight master's level science degrees, and eight doctorate level degrees in science. Overall, 21,177 students seek degrees in 210 programs at this university. It ranks first in terms of enrollment in the state of Delaware.

5. 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 located in town of Georgetown, Delaware and this college offers one science program. This college is a public 2-year institution. This college is the largest institution in the state of Delaware offering science in terms of programs.

6. 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 in the suburbs of Newark, Delaware and it offers one science program. 7,241 students seek degrees in 72 programs at this technical college, overall. In terms of enrollment, it ranks first in the state of Delaware.