Accounting Schools In Delaware

Accounting classes faculty can choose to work at one of 10 accredited accounting schools in Delaware. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in Delaware, and the future trends in accounting training at the following levels:

  • Accounting Certificate
  • Associates degree in Accounting
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting
  • Masters degree in Accounting


Schools

  1. Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens

    Route 18, Seashore Highway, Georgetown, Delaware 19947

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  2. Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry

    100 Campus Drive, Dover, Delaware 19901

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  3. Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington

    400 Stanton-Christiana Rd, Newark, Delaware 19702

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  4. Delaware State University

    1200 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, Delaware 19901

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  5. University of Delaware

    Newark, Delaware 19716

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Goldey-Beacom College

    4701 Limestone Rd, Wilmington, Delaware 19808

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  7. Wesley College in Dover

    120 N State St, Dover, Delaware 19901-3875

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  8. Wilmington University

    320 Dupont Hwy, New Castle, Delaware 19720

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  9. Widener University-Delaware Campus

    4601 Concord Pike, Wilmington, Delaware 19803

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  10. Strayer University-Delaware

    240 Continental Dr Ste 108, Newark, Delaware 19713

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Delaware Vs. National Accounting Employment

Delaware 12,970
National 3,526,740

Approximately 0% of the country's accounting professionals work in Delaware state.

Employment Growth for Accounting professionals In Delaware

13,160 14,400 14,120 13,270 12,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Accounting is a shrinking field in Delaware. There were 190 less accounting professionals working in Delaware in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Delaware, this field has shrunk by 1% in four years. This is slower than the trend for accounting professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of accounting professionals has shrunk by 7% between 2006 and 2010.

Accounting VS. All Professions salaries in Delaware

$42,787 $44,570 $48,218 $46,985 $46,883
$46,948 $48,366 $50,236 $51,531 $51,081
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Delaware, as the number of accounting professionals is declining, the salaries earned by accounting professionals are increasing. The mean salary for accounting professionals in 2006 was $42,787 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $46,883 per year.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Delaware

10th percentile
$28,857
25th percentile
$35,698
50th percentile
$45,008
75th percentile
$55,968
90th percentile
$67,167

Thus, accounting professionals' salaries grew by 9% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 133% pay differential between the highest paid accounting professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of accounting in Delaware.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Delaware

Accounting
$46,883
Business
$109,081
Business Administration
$104,117
Finance
$64,740
Forensic Accounting
$66,030
Small Business
$132,490

Accounting professionals in Delaware earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Accounting programs available for each degree type for all schools in Delaware

associate
5
bachelor
7
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
5
Total19

As the number of accounting professionals is decreasing in Delaware state, the number of students graduating from the 10 accredited accounting schools in Delaware state is increasing. In 2006, 274 students graduated from accounting courses in Delaware. And in 2010, 353 students graduated.

Thus there was a 29% percent increase in the number of accounting school degree or certificate graduates in Delaware. Most of these graduates, or 37%, earned a bachelor's degree in accounting.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Delaware

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