Educational Institutions

Delaware Technical & Community College Educational Foundation 866

  • Dover, DE
  • dtcc.edu

Mission Statement

The Delaware Technical Community College Educational Foundation exists to bridge the gap between the needs and resources of the College. The non-profit, tax-exempt corporation was established in 1968 to raise funds to provide assistance to Delaware Tech students who wish to enhance their lives through education and training.    The Foundation's mission is to work with donors to ensure a quality and accessible Delaware Tech education for all. This will be achieved by strengthening community relations. The Foundation will continue to enhance and expand College programs and initiatives to meet the needs of the College community as well as its contributors. All gifts made to the Delaware Tech Educational Foundation are tax-deductible.

Main Programs

  1. Scholarships
  2. Instructional Program Support
Service Areas

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Delaware

Delaware Technical Community College is Delaware’s only public two-year postsecondary institution.  Students from the State of Delaware and adjacent areas in surrounding states including Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania and New Jersey attend classes at one of four campus locations. Online courses are also offered.

ruling year

1969

President

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Dr. Orlando J. George Jr.

Keywords

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Delaware, college, education, postsecondary, two-year

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Also Known As

Delaware Technical Community College

EIN

51-0246178

Physical Address

100 Campus Drive

Dover, DE 19904 1383

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Community/Junior College (B41)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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About DelawareTech

Delaware Technical & Community College, the First State’s only community college, promises access, opportunity, excellence and hope to each student who enters its doors. Delaware Tech offers academic, technical, continuing education, corporate and community training opportunities in more than 100 associate degree, diploma and certificate programs. Courses are offered in fields ranging from engineering technology, business and computer information systems to nursing, allied health, biotechnology, education, culinary arts, human services and language and culture.Delaware Tech serves all members of the community with lifelong learning opportunities: summer camps for kids; associate degree programs leading directly to jobs for high school graduates; connected degree programs with area institutions for students seeking bachelor’s degrees; basic education, general education development and industrial training programs for adults in the workplace; and courses designed to enlighten and enrich the lives of retirees.The College is an open admission institution fully accredited by the Commission on Higher Education, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Traditional classroom courses are available at four convenient locations throughout the state.
 
In addition, a variety of distance learning opportunities are offered including interactive classroom, online and telecourses so students can take just about any class offered at any campus.Since 1967, when the College was founded, thousands of graduates have entered the work force with the knowledge and skills they need to be successful. Leaders in business, industry,government, education and health serve on College advisory committees, providing guidance to Delaware Tech as it develops and evaluates curricula to ensure its programs are up to date and relevant in the modern workplace.

Programs

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Program 1

Scholarships

Scholarships are awarded to help students defray tuition and other educational expenses so they can achieve their educational goals.

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Adults

Budget

$241,298.00

Program 2

Instructional Program Support

Instructional Program Support helps to improve educational technology, facilities, specialized teaching resources, and other solutions that help our students to succeed.

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Adults

Budget

$344,776.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

Delaware

Delaware Technical Community College is Delaware’s only public two-year postsecondary institution.  Students from the State of Delaware and adjacent areas in surrounding states including Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania and New Jersey attend classes at one of four campus locations. Online courses are also offered.

Funding Needs

The majority of our students need financial assistance to pursue a post secondary education. Scholarship funds available are a small fraction of what is requested each semester. You can make the difference for a student who must choose between staying enrolled or dropping out because a scholarship was not available.

Accreditations

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools

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Financials

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DELAWARE TECHNICAL & COMMUNITY COLLEGE EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Delaware Technical & Community College Educational Foundation 866

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President

Dr. Orlando J. George Jr.

STATEMENT FROM THE President

"A Message from the President........Delaware Technical & Community College is a statewide institution of higher learning where all students have an opportunity to reach their goals and potential. Several factors make Delaware Tech an outstanding college — excellent programs, high quality instruction and a commitment to serving our students and our business community.Our programs of instruction are career relevant, and our faculty members are dedicated professionals who are well versed in their fields. Students entering college for the first time and those seeking to finish their degrees find a great deal of support and encouragement as they pursue their studies at any of our four campus locations.

 

Attending college requires commitment — a commitment you make to yourself and your future. It is a choice you make when you come to the realization that knowledge is power, and the power of the future lies with those who are prepared to handle its challenges. Believe in yourself and your abilities, and you will make a difference in your life. I assure you that our faculty and staff will be there to make certain that you gain the education you need in order to succeed, not only at Delaware Tech, but in your chosen profession as well.

My best wishes for a rewarding educational experience.Sincerely,Dr. Orlando J. George, Jr."

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Mr. Mark Stellini

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