Photography in Delaware

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Schools Offering Photography Programs in Delaware


Each year, roughly 0.1% of Delaware students graduate with degrees in photography. In other words, every year an estimated 38 photographers graduate from Delaware's 3 photography schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Delaware with a photography program is Delaware College of Art and Design, which is located in Wilmington. In 2010, it was ranked 74th nationwide. In 2010, 14 students graduated from Delaware College of Art and Design's photography program. Tuition at Delaware College of Art and Design was $18,947 per year.

The second-ranked school in Delaware that has a photography program is Wilmington University. Wilmington University, which was ranked 81st in the country in 2010, is located in New Castle. In 2010, Wilmington University graduated 12 students from its photography program. Tuition at Wilmington University was $9,290 per year.

The third-ranked school in Delaware that has a photography program is Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry. Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry, which was ranked 91st in the country in 2010, is located in Dover. 12 students graduated with degree in photography from Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry in 2010. Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry charged in-state students $2,942 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Photography schools in Delaware, charge students an average tuition of $10,393 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $18,947 per year, or as little as $2,942 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Delaware photography schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Delaware College of Art and Design - located in Wilmington, students are charged $18,947 per year
  2. Wilmington University - located in New Castle, students are charged $9,290 per year
  3. Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry - located in Dover, students are charged $2,942 per year

The photography schools in Delaware that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry - located in Dover, students are charged $2,942 per year
  2. Wilmington University - located in New Castle, students are charged $9,290 per year
  3. Delaware College of Art and Design - located in Wilmington, students are charged $18,947 per year

A photography degree from a Delaware school... what next?

A large number of Delaware photography graduates become photographers. Delaware had 120 photographers in 2010. The largest populations of Delaware photographers are working in the following counties:

  1. New Castle County - 80 photographers
  2. Kent County - 40 photographers

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 290 photographers will be working in Delaware state. This would require the number of photographers to grow by 5%.

Salary

On average, a photographer earns a salary of $32,850 per year in Delaware state. In 2010, however, some Delaware photographers earned as little as less than $16,620 per year or as much as more than $56,980 per year. The following counties in Delaware have the highest average salaries for photographers:

  1. New Castle County - $37,550 per year
  2. Kent County - $24,890 per year

On average, photographers earns the least in the following Delaware counties:

  1. Kent County - $24,890 per year
  2. New Castle County - $37,550 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Delaware statistics regarding a career in photography. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as photography or design.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Photography in Delaware
  • Bachelor's Degree in Photography in Delaware

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,462 miles from location Wilmington University New Castle DE 19.251 n/a 9,650
5,454 miles from location Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry Dover DE 9.11177 n/a 3,331
5,460 miles from location Delaware College of Art and Design Wilmington DE 26.4022 43% 226
 

Curious what studying Photography gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Delaware

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture + n/a $43,650
2
Photographers + 120 $32,850 -20.0%
 

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