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Communications Schools In Delaware

There are 4 accredited communications schools in Delaware for faculty who teach communications classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of communications and communications training in Delaware, which includes communications training at the following levels:


  1. Delaware Technical and Community College-Owens

    Route 18, Seashore Highway, Georgetown, Delaware 19947

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Delaware State University

    1200 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, Delaware 19901

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

    Newark, Delaware 19716

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Wesley College in Dover

    120 N State St, Dover, Delaware 19901-3875

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Delaware Vs. National Communications Employment

Delaware 870
National 439,660

Of all of the communications professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Delaware state.

Employment Growth for Communications professionals In Delaware

1,050 980 970 970 870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Delaware, the field of communications is shrinking. In Delaware, 180 less communications professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Delaware, this field has shrunk by 17% in four years. This is faster than the trend for communications professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of communications professionals has shrunk by 8% between 2006 and 2010.

Communications VS. All Professions salaries in Delaware

$46,012 $52,766 $45,072 $44,947 $46,575
$46,948 $48,366 $50,236 $51,531 $51,081
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Delaware, as the number of communications professionals is declining, the salaries earned by communications professionals are increasing. In 2006 communications professionals made a mean salary of $46,012 per year, and in 2010 they made $46,575 per year.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Delaware

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Thus, communications professionals' salaries grew by 1% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Delaware, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of communications. The pay differential between the highest paid communications professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 220%

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Delaware

Creative Writing
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations
Visual Communications

In Delaware, communications professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 4 accredited communications schools in Delaware is increasing. In 2006, 138 students graduated from communications courses in Delaware. And in 2010, 192 students graduated.

Thus there was a 39% percent increase in the number of communications school degree or certificate graduates in Delaware. A majority of these graduates, or 71%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in communications.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Delaware

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