Early Childhood Education Schools In Delaware

Early Childhood Education classes faculty can choose to work at one of 6 accredited early childhood education schools in Delaware. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in early childhood education in the state of Delaware, which encompasses early childhood education training at the following levels:

  • Early Childhood Education Certificate
  • Associates degree in Early Childhood Education
  • Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Education


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

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. University of Delaware

    Newark, Delaware 19716

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Wilmington University

    320 Dupont Hwy, New Castle, Delaware 19720

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Delaware Vs. National Early Childhood Education Employment

Delaware 6,170
National 2,079,010

Of all of the early childhood education professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Delaware.

Employment Growth for Early childhood education professionals In Delaware

6,160 6,780 7,160 6,340 6,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Delaware, early childhood education is a growing field. 10 more early childhood education professionals were working in Delaware in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of early childhood education has grown by 0% in Delaware. This growth is slower than the change in the number of early childhood education professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of early childhood education professionals has shrunk by 0% from 2006 to 2010.

Early Childhood Education VS. All Professions salaries in Delaware

$40,255 $41,043 $41,358 $42,110 $45,748
$46,948 $48,366 $50,236 $51,531 $51,081
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Early Childhood Education
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of early childhood education professionals is growing, the salaries paid to early childhood education professionals are increasing in Delaware. Early childhood education professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $40,255 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $45,748 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Early childhood education professionals in Delaware

10th percentile
$30,235
25th percentile
$34,700
50th percentile
$41,610
75th percentile
$54,170
90th percentile
$72,292

Thus, there was a 12% growth in early childhood education professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of early childhood education, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid early childhood education professionals earning 139% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Delaware state.

Average Salaries for Early childhood education professionals and related professions in Delaware

Early Childhood Education
$45,748
Educational Leadership
$81,005
Elementary Education
$64,405
Special Education
$54,997

In Delaware, early childhood education professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Early Childhood Education programs available for each degree type for all schools in Delaware

associate
7
bachelor
4
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total13

As the number of early childhood education professionals is increasing in Delaware state, the number of students graduating from the 6 accredited early childhood education schools in Delaware state is decreasing. In 2006, 107 students graduated from early childhood education courses in Delaware. And in 2010, 100 students graduated.

This represents a 7% decrease in the number of early childhood education degree or certificate school graduates in Delaware state. A majority of these graduates, or 54%, graduated with an associate's degree in early childhood education.

Early Childhood Education Faculty Salaries in Delaware

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