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Delaware County Community College

Media, PA 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

About Delaware County Community College

Delaware County Community College Overview

Delaware County Community College is a public, state school in the suburban setting of Media, Pennsylvania. Delaware County Community College was founded in 1967 and currently enrolls around 13,248 students per year year, including 13,248 undergrads.

Student Activities at Delaware County Community College

Are you interested in music or performing? At Delaware County Community College you can perform with one of the university's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Delaware County Community College students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

There are no fraternities or sororities at Delaware County Community College, so it might be a good choice if you're not interested in Greek life.

Planning to play sports? Delaware County Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Delaware County Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Delaware County Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $6,240
Out-of-State $9,360

Is Delaware County Community College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a closer look at these factors to get a clearer idea of what Delaware County Community College offers and if the school might be the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Delaware County Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It guages how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 61% of first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Delaware County Community Collegecome back the next year. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Delaware County Community College Grads

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Delaware County Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Delaware County Community College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

As of 2022, the total market value of Delaware County Community College's endowment was $3.8 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Delaware County Community College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Delaware County Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Delaware County Community College.

Based on this information, does Delaware County Community College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Delaware County Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Delaware County Community College?

Delaware County Community College is located in the suburban setting of Media, Pennsylvania, less than an hour from Philadelphia.

If you are interested in seeing Delaware County Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Route 252 to Media, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Philadelphia International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Delaware County Community College and Media are like without leaving home.

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College Info

901 South Media Line Road Media, PA 19063-1094

Campus Setting: Suburban

Delaware County Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Delaware County Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Delaware County Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Delaware County Community College ACT Scores

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Delaware County Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$9,650

In State

$13,400

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$7,500
$11,250
Fees
$2,150
$2,150
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Delaware County Community College is like? There are approximately 13,248 students enrolled at Delaware County Community College. 40% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from PA and 1% percent of students are from other states.

40%

Full Time

60%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

13,248

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,650

Out-of-State

$13,400

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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