Delaware Technical Community College-Terry
Dover, DE 19901

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 14,479
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 13:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Delaware Technical Community College-Terry has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

Delaware Technical Community College-Terry charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $10,485 and in-state students paid $4,193.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$7,003
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$4,193
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$10,485
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 88% of Delaware Technical Community College-Terry's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 49% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,019 (which is 9.3% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Delaware Technical Community College-Terry in 2016-2017, was 199, which is 11% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $3,471 (which is 34.5% below the national average.)

$4,019
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$3,471
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
88%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Delaware Technical Community College-Terry has enrolled a total of 14,479 students (5,223 students full-time and 9,256 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 14,479 students, 757 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 37% men and 63% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 623 students for distance studies.

14,479
Total Enrollment
757
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 54%

Black/African American: 25%

Hispanic: 11%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Delaware Technical Community College-Terry.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 32% 1,902
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 12% 682
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 7% 432
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 7% 414
Education 7% 409
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 6% 369
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 5% 286
English Language And Literature/letters 4% 248
Personal And Culinary Services 3% 166
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 3% 152

Graduation & Dropout Rates

13%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Delaware Technical Community College-Terry full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

16%
Still enrolled
61%
Dropout rate
9%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$25,400
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Delaware Technical Community College-Terry graduates 6 years after enrollment is $25,400. Last year, out of the total 942 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 810 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 719 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 604 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $25,400 $32,700
Employment Rate 86% 84%
Total Graduates 942 719

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Delaware Technical Community College-Terry.

University of Delaware
34.8 mile away
Rowan University
42.5 mile away
Lincoln University
46.4 mile away
Morgan State University
55.7 mile away
Rutgers University-Camden
56.7 mile away