Delaware Public Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend public college in Delaware?   The average annual in-state four year, public college tuition in Delaware was $9,644 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $679 from the 2015-2016 average of $8,965 and represents a 7.57% annual increase. The list of Delaware public colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating. Public schools are partially funded by the taxpayers of Delaware and usually offer lower tuition to in-state residents.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 5 public colleges and universities in Delaware, the most popular being University of Delaware with 21,698 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $12,250. University of Delaware is the most expensive public school in Delaware with an in-state tuition of $12,250.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Delaware colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Delaware or cheap Delaware colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Delaware Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Delaware State University
Dover, 4,020 Students
$7,038 40 68
Delaware Technical and Community College Owens
Georgetown, 2,382 Students
$3,168 - -
Delaware Technical and Community College Stanton Wilmington
Wilmington, 3,055 Students
$3,168 - -
Delaware Technical and Community College Terry
Dover, 4,629 Students
$4,484 - -
University of Delaware  Best Value
Newark, 21,698 Students
$12,250 77 78