University of Delaware
#307 Overall Influence#1237 Desirability Rank

University of Delaware

University in Newark, Delaware, USA

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

8 per 100k

Violent Crime

0 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

22 per 100k

Violent Crime

3 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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