Delaware Technical Community College-Terry

100 Campus Drive, Dover, Delaware 19901


  • College Type: 4-year, primarily associate’s, Public
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Total Student Population: 12,402
  • Student-Faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
  • Graduation Rate: 20%
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Delaware Technical Community College-Terry Campus, located in Dover, Delaware, is one of four campuses that make up Delaware Tech. It is a two-year, public community college that offers a variety of degree and certificate programs, as well as workforce development and continuing education courses.

Academic programs at Delaware Tech-Terry Campus are divided into three main areas: technical education, health sciences, and liberal arts. Within these areas, students can choose from a wide range of programs, including automotive technology, nursing, early childhood education, criminal justice, and computer information systems, among others. The college also offers a number of transfer programs, allowing students to complete their general education requirements before transferring to a four-year institution to complete a bachelor’s degree.

In addition to its academic programs, Delaware Tech-Terry Campus offers a number of resources to support student success. These include tutoring and academic support services, career services, and counseling services. The campus also has a number of student clubs and organizations, including a student government association, honor societies, and clubs related to specific academic areas or interests.

One of the unique features of Delaware Tech-Terry Campus is its emphasis on experiential learning. Many of the programs offered at the college incorporate hands-on learning opportunities, allowing students to gain practical experience in their chosen field. For example, students in the nursing program have the opportunity to work with patients in a simulated hospital setting, while students in the automotive technology program have access to a fully equipped automotive lab.

Another important aspect of Delaware Tech-Terry Campus is its commitment to serving the needs of the local community. The college works closely with local businesses and organizations to develop programs and services that meet the needs of the workforce. This includes customized training programs, apprenticeships, and internships that provide students with real-world experience and help to connect them with potential employers.

Overall, Delaware Technical Community College-Terry Campus provides a high-quality, affordable education to students in the Dover area and beyond. With a focus on experiential learning, a wide range of academic programs, and a commitment to serving the needs of the community, the college prepares students for success in their chosen careers and for further education at a four-year institution.

Student Enrollment

Total enrollment:12,402
Undergraduate enrollment:12,402
Percent of Undergraduate enrollment
   by gender
   by race/ethnicity
      American Indian or Alaskan Native:0.4%
      Black or African American:25.6%
      Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander:0.1%
      Two or more races:4.5%
      Race/ethnicity unknown:3.0%
      Non-resident alien:0.8%

Degrees Offered

  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate
  • Associate’s degree
  • Bachelor’s degree

Majors Offered

  • Accounting
  • Advertising Design
  • Agribusiness Management
  • Architectural Engineering Technology
  • Automotive Technician Studies
  • Automotive Technology
  • Aviation Maintenance Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Education
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Baking and Pastry Skills Certificate
  • Baking and Pastry Skills Studies
  • Biological Sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Building Automation Systems Option
  • Business Administration Transfer Option
  • Cardiovascular Sonography
  • Chemical Process Operator
  • Chemical Process Operator Certificate
  • Chemical Process Operator Studies
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry Math Concentration
  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Civil Transfer Option
  • Communications
  • Computer Aided Drafting Design Technology
  • Computer Engineering Tcy Option
  • Computing and Information Science
  • Construction Management
  • Cooking Certificate
  • Correctional Officer Certificate
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culinary Arts
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Design Engineering Mechanical
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Diesel Technology
  • Drug Alcohol Counseling
  • Drug Alcohol Counseling Certificate
  • Early Care and Education Birth to Second Grade
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Early Childhood Studies
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering Transfer Option
  • Electromechanical Engineering Technology
  • Electronics Engineering Tcy
  • Electronics Engineering Technology Instrumentation Option
  • Elementary Education
  • Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic
  • Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic Certificate
  • Energy Management
  • English
  • English as a Second Language Certificate
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship Certificate
  • Environmental Engineering Technology
  • Exercise Science
  • General Airframe Maintenance Certificate
  • General Business
  • General Powerplant Maintenance Certificate
  • General Studies
  • Geographic Information Systems Technology
  • Health Information Management
  • Histotechnician
  • Homeland Security and Emergency Management
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Services
  • Information Technology and Networking
  • Instruction, Design, and Technology Certificate
  • Kitchen Skills Studies
  • Law Enforcement Option
  • Legal Studies
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Math Secondary Education
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant Studies
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Middle-Level Math Education
  • Multimedia
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Office Administration
  • Paraeducator
  • Paralegal Certificate
  • Photo Imaging
  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Practical Nursing Studies
  • Production Agriculture
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Refrigeration Heating AC
  • Refrigeration Heating AC Studies
  • Renewable Energy Solar
  • Respiratory Care
  • Science
  • Science Education Chemistry Physics
  • Social Science
  • Surgical Technology
  • Turf and Ornamental Horticulture
  • Veterinary Technology


 Academic year prices for full-time, first-time undergraduate students2021-222020-212019-20
    Tuition & fees
      In-state$4,945 $4,945 $4,945 
      Out-of-state$11,808 $11,808 $11,808 
    Books and supplies$1,600 $1,600 $1,600 
      Room and board$8,400 $8,400 $8,400 
      Other expenses$3,640 $3,640 $3,640 
    Off-campus with family
      Other expenses$3,640 $3,640 $3,640

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