State: Delaware


Your Guide to Data and Services for Delaware

SREB works with Delaware policymakers, colleges and schools to help them improve education. From this page, find independent, accurate data, reliable best practices and ways to share scarce resources.

Delaware Members of the Board

John Carney, Governor of Delaware, Dover, ex officio (2025) Chair of the SREB Board
Mark A. Holodick, Secretary of Education, Wilmington (2025)
Robert W. Rescigno, Assistant Vice President, Academic Affairs, Wilmington University, Milford (2023)
David P. Sokola, State Senator, Newark (2022) Executive Committee member
Kimberly Williams, State Representative, Wilmington (2024)

(Appointments to the Board are made by the Governor. Terms expire June 30 of the specified year.)

Delaware Members of the Legislative Advisory Council

Stephanie Bolden, State Representative, Wilmington
Debra Heffernan, State Representative, Wilmington
Brian Pettyjohn, State Senator, Georgetown
Michael Ramone, State Representative, Newark
David Sokola, State Senator, Newark
Laura Sturgeon, State Senator, Woodbrook
Kimberly Williams, State Representative, Wilmington

Publication April 20212 pages

Student and Faculty Profiles

These state profiles compare the demographics of college faculty and the general and college student populations in each SREB state. The data compare the percentage of Black, Hispanic, American Indian or Alaska Native, and white students with the percentage of faculty in those groups at two-year and technical colleges, public four-year institutions and private four-year institutions.


Publication January 20218 pages

College Affordability Profile

To help policymakers assess and improve college affordability in their states, SREB provides tailored reports on the policies, programs and prices that drive affordability. Each member-state profile details net price at different types of institutions, state financial aid based on need or other factors, student borrowing, and percentage of family income needed to pay for college at different income levels.


Publication July 202040 pages

Delaware: A Turning Point

A Turning Point is the ninth biennial report to SREB states on their progress in meeting SREB’s Challenge to Lead goals for education. The 2020 report focuses on Charting a Course to 2030 — evaluating how well states are preparing their workforces for the future economy.  Each customized state report documents advancement on both measurable outcomes and state policies. Through effective policy implementation, the goals can help states drive improvements in student achievement, high school graduation, college completion and workforce readiness.