Delaware County Community College

Media, PA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 8,706
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Suburb: Large (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more)
Two-year, medium // higher-part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 39% / 61% (2017)

First generation college students: 47.1% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 8.8% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.8% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 43.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 22.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 14.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 10.2% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 48.4%
Black: 29.5%
Hispanic: 7.7%
Asian: 5.7%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.3%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.2%
2+ races: 3.9%
Non-resident alien: 0.7%
Unknown race: 3.7%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $16,747
In-State tuition: $6,060
Out-of-State tuition: $13,740

Estimated books and supplies: $2,500 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $6,500 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $50,926 (2017)
Median Family Income: $27,337 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 41.0%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 51.9%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $13,250 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $140 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $10,559
$30k-48k $11,879
$48k-75k $14,221
$75k-110k $15,980
$110k+ $16,311

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 95.3% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $13,250 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $7,000 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $8,250 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $8,810 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 53.6% (2015)
@3 year 59.0% (2017)
@5 year 62.9% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 25.6% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 33.3% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $39,156 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $45,547 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Associate's Degree Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians. 1
Associate's Degree Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 4
Associate's Degree Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Legal Support Services. 9
Associate's Degree Legal Support Services. 9
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 195 $14,797 $130 $24,978 ($2,082) $36,554 ($3,046)
Associate's Degree Psychology, General. 72 $17,500 $162 $16,035 ($1,336) $37,164 ($3,097)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Criminal Justice and Corrections. 107 $16,625 $54 $49,377 ($4,115) $55,767 ($4,647)
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 23 $11,700 $123 $34,383 ($2,865)
Associate's Degree Anthropology. 1
Associate's Degree Political Science and Government. 1
Associate's Degree Sociology. 27 $11,500
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Carpenters. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical and Power Transmission Installers. 35 $26,917 ($2,243)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Plumbing and Related Water Supply Services. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 21 $41,725 ($3,477)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 14
Associate's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 31 $7,125 $37,366 ($3,114)
Associate's Degree Journalism. 11
Associate's Degree Science Technologies/Technicians, Other. 3
Associate's Degree Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other. 10
Associate's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 26 $11,000 $90
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Programming. 1
Associate's Degree Computer Programming. 11
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Software and Media Applications. 1
Associate's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 4
Associate's Degree Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 19
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 3
Associate's Degree Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 4
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Educational Administration and Supervision. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 4
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 65 $13,340 $111 $25,824 ($2,152) $31,216 ($2,601)
Associate's Degree Engineering, General. 37
Associate's Degree Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Resources Management and Services. 9
Associate's Degree Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other. 7
Associate's Degree Precision Production Trades, General. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 15
Associate's Degree Precision Metal Working. 3
Associate's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 16
Associate's Degree Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 2
Associate's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 5
Associate's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 120 $13,364 $119 $32,003 ($2,667) $40,716 ($3,393)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 7
Associate's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 16 $17,493 $40,993 ($3,416) $31,750 ($2,646)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 9
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 4
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 30 $21,136 $186 $57,859 ($4,822) $53,012 ($4,418)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 28
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 173 $27,000 $179 $59,598 ($4,967) $75,973 ($6,331)
Associate's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 1
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 188 $10,684 $117 $28,758 ($2,397) $47,787 ($3,982)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 5
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 13
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 2
Associate's Degree Hospitality Administration/Management. 8


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $88,677
Full time faculty: 26%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 16.0

School's endowment start of year: $2,428,069 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $2,544,818 (2022)