Dawn Career Institute Inc in Wilmington

Wilmington, DE

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Dawn Career Institute Inc offers 39-degree programs and 11 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 12:1. 7.1% are women, and 92.9% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Dawn Career Institute Inc is 19460$, that is above national average. 74% of full-time Dawn Career Institute Inc students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $22,400, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Dawn Career Institute Inc is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Dawn Career Institute Inc students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$19,345
$30,001 - $48,000$20,525
$48,001 - $75,000$22,133
$75,001 - $110,000$23,181

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Historical books and supplies cost

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Dental Assisting/Assistant (the 2d largest program, lasting 8 months) is $10,300 per year and $123,600 in total. Health/Medical Claims Examiner is the third largest program at Dawn Career Institute Inc, and it takes a full-time student 8 months to complete. This one will cost $10,300 per year and $123,600 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 8 months length Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician will cost you $10,300 per year, $123,600 for the complete course.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


730 of Dawn Career Institute Inc undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 79 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Dawn Career Institute Inc number 8 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Delaware.

Students at Dawn Career Institute Inc awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Salary After Attending


According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Services and programs are not available to veterans, military servicemembers, or their families

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Graduation Rate


Dawn Career Institute Inc graduation rate is above the national average.

74% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Dawn Career Institute Inc completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This indicator doesn’t consider students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare schools.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Dawn Career Institute Inc is 12:1, that means that for every 12 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Dawn Career Institute Inc the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Dawn Career Institute Inc and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Delaware.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Dawn Career Institute Inc offers 39 programs in total: 39 are for less than 1-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 18 universities in Delaware state, with one of the highest number of less than 1-year certificate.


Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 11 distance education programs that are provided in the Dawn Career Institute Inc: 11 are for less than 1-year certificate programs.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be entirely online as well as partially online and contain real-time elements. So explore each program to make sure you can commit.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Delaware state average data to help you compare.


Dawn Career Institute Inc provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 915 students with 64350 both contact and credit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 3700 Lancaster Pike, Suite 105


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Differs by program

General Phone Number: +3026339075

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: dawncareerinstitute.edu

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