Delaware College of Art and Design (DCAD)

600 N Market St, Wilmington, DE

Delaware College of Art and Design operates as a two year private career school dedicated to offering a sound education for students in Wilmington and surrounding areas. Last year over eighty students were awarded degrees with a graduation rate of around 55%. DCAD offers several programs to choose from. Listed below are the more popular programs offered:

  • Animation
  • Photography
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education has accredited the program courses of Delaware College of Art and Design for over five straight years. Get more information by visiting the school's official website, where you can see admissions information, financial aid & tuition, and disclosures.

Programs Offered

Below is a list of areas of study that may be available for students. Any linked program will direct you to the respective program's profile page which provides general educational requirements and possible career paths.

Get more information about the programs offered by Delaware College of Art and Design by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Communication Technology

Visual and Performing Arts

*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The cost of attendance is approximately - per year, after the grants, scholarships and other forms of aid are calculated. To calculate a more personalized cost check out their cost calculator here. The cost to submit an application is $40. The school's financial aid department offers additional information regarding types of aid, how to apply and more. Students may contact the school by calling (302) 622-8867 x122. The tuition and financial aid figures listed show various costs that students may encounter at this school. The numbers may not be accurate due to changing factors in a given year, and are only intended to provide a guideline for students.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • The estimated tuition range is around $22,000-$27,000 per year
  • The estimated tuition for part time students is around $980 to $1,200 per credit hour
  • Required fees for full-time students: $1,700

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid95%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships93%$8,968
Receiving Student Loans70%$8,045

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

Financial Aid Office

School Reviews

Overall Rating: 4 / 5 Stars

Based on 1 Review for Delaware College of Art and Design

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