University of Delaware
#307 Overall Influence#1237 Desirability Rank

University of Delaware

University in Newark, Delaware, USA

University of Delaware Rankings

    The University of Delaware is a private-public research university located in Newark, Delaware. UD is the largest university in Delaware. It offers three associate’s programs, 148 bachelor’s programs, 121 master’s programs , and 55 doctoral programs across its eight colleges. The main campus is in Newark, with satellite campuses in Dover, Wilmington, Lewes, and Georgetown. It is considered a large institution with approximately 18,200 undergraduate and 4,200 graduate students. It is a privately governed university which receives public funding for being a land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant state-supported research institution.

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    Admissions

    What does this school look for?

    Annual Applications

    27,691

    Acceptance

    66%

    Graduation Rate

    83%

    Median SAT Score

    1255

    Median ACT Score

    27

    Costs

    How much does it cost to attend?

    Tuition (in-state)

    $12,250

    Fees (in-state)

    $1,430

    After Graduation

    Averages for 10 years after enrolling

    Avg Earnings

    $64,000

    Employed

    94%

    Campus Life

    What's it like to attend this school?

    The People

    Full time on-campus stats

    Student Body

    22K

    Under-Grads

    20K

    Graduates

    3K

    The Campus

    Where will you be attending?

    Location

    104 Hullihen Hall, Newark DE 19716

    On Campus Crime Rates

    Property Crime

    8k per 100k

    Violent Crime

    0k per 100k

    City Crime Rates

    Property Crime

    22k per 100k

    Violent Crime

    3k per 100k

    What is University of Delaware known for?

    Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

    Top areas of influence with degrees offered

    #70 World Rank #54 USA Rank
    Nursing
    #162 World Rank #58 USA Rank
    Chemistry
    #104 World Rank #64 USA Rank
    Engineering
    #207 World Rank #73 USA Rank
    Earth Sciences
    #183 World Rank #89 USA Rank
    Sociology
    #151 World Rank #113 USA Rank
    Criminal Justice
    #353 World Rank #122 USA Rank
    Physics
    #234 World Rank #131 USA Rank
    Political Science
    #262 World Rank #142 USA Rank
    Psychology
    #329 World Rank #142 USA Rank
    Computer Science
    #382 World Rank #144 USA Rank
    Economics
    #326 World Rank #146 USA Rank
    Biology
    #405 World Rank #152 USA Rank
    Philosophy
    #289 World Rank #159 USA Rank
    History
    #315 World Rank #166 USA Rank
    Education
    #399 World Rank #179 USA Rank
    Anthropology
    #262 World Rank #181 USA Rank
    Business
    #545 World Rank #182 USA Rank
    Mathematics
    #295 World Rank #211 USA Rank
    Communications
    #529 World Rank #231 USA Rank
    Medical
    #531 World Rank #265 USA Rank
    Religious Studies
    #632 World Rank #363 USA Rank
    Social Work
    #1204 World Rank #464 USA Rank
    Literature

    Other areas of influence

    #335 World Rank #170 USA Rank
    Law

    Influential People

    Who are University of Delaware's Most influential alumni?

    University of Delaware's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Engineering, and Criminal Justice. University of Delaware’s most academically influential people include Daniel Nathans, Richard F. Heck, and Adam Osborne.

    Daniel Nathans
    Daniel Nathans

    American Microbiologist

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    Richard F. Heck
    Richard F. Heck

    American chemist

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    Adam Osborne
    Adam Osborne

    American writer and software publisher

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    Raven
    Raven

    American professional wrestler, actor and podcaster

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    Maureen Johnson
    Maureen Johnson

    American author

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    Lawrence M. Principe
    Lawrence M. Principe

    American chemist and historian of science

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    Lucile Petry Leone
    Lucile Petry Leone

    American nursing administrator

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    James W. Wagner
    James W. Wagner

    President of Emory University

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    James Smith
    James Smith

    Signer to the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of Pennsylvania

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    Louis McLane
    Louis McLane

    American lawyer and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware, and Baltimore, Maryland

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    Nina Roscher

    American chemist

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    Lodewijk van den Berg
    Lodewijk van den Berg

    Chemical engineer and astronaut

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