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University of Delaware Review

Newark, DE, 104 Hullihen Hall
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Career Preparation A-
Students and Culture A-
Facilities A-
Activities and Groups A-
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University of Delaware is a large, public, four-year university enrolling 22,852 students and offering 231 degrees in Newark, DE.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of Delaware.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
1,169 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Teacher Education
6
1
Applied Mathematics
0
6
8
Art Studies
4
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
13
4
1
Biology Teacher Education
1
Chemistry Teacher Education
2
Curriculum and Instruction
3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
32
Earth Science Teacher Education
0
Education
3
8
Educational/instructional Technology
10
Educational Leadership and Administration
0
19
Elementary Education and Teaching
16
140
English Language and Literature
107
11
6
English/language Arts Teacher Education
28
Exercise Physiology
1
Foreign Languages and Literatures
61
3
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
8
French Language Teacher Education
1
General Studies
308
Health and Physical Education/fitness
18
History Teacher Education
16
Italian Language and Literature
1
Liberal Arts
9
4
Mathematics Teacher Education
17
Music Teacher Education
31
Psychology Teacher Education
2
Reading Teacher Education
0
Social Studies Teacher Education
2
Spanish Language Teacher Education
2
Special Education and Teaching
29
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
135
7
Sport and Fitness Administration/management
34
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
15
Urban Education and Leadership
36
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Business
1,123 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
157
37
Business Administration and Management
59
104
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
9
7
Economics
119
25
Economics
0
Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial Studies
0
Finance
272
50
Financial Planning and Services
2
International Business
28
6
Marketing/marketing Management
190
Operations Management and Supervision
53
Organizational Leadership
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Human and Social Sciences
978 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
5
American/united States Studies/civilization
8
Anthropology
0
17
Asian Studies/civilization
4
Behavioral Aspects of Health
82
Cognitive Science
69
Comparative Literature
0
European Studies/civilization
1
Historic Preservation and Conservation
6
12
Historic Preservation and Conservation
2
History
0
91
8
6
Human Development and Family Studies
3
2
Human Services
117
International Relations and Affairs
67
Latin American Studies
1
Linguistics
1
17
2
Philosophy
8
Political Science
117
7
3
Psychology
154
9
8
Public Administration
18
Public Policy Analysis
31
School Psychology
10
Sociology
41
5
4
Urban Studies/affairs
11
7
Women's Studies
24
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Healthcare
737 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/trainer
20
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
33
Dietetics/dietitian
64
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies
19
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
18
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences
3
Human Nutrition
6
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
185
5
Nursing Science
2
Nutrition Sciences
2
Physical Therapy/therapist
43
37
Pre-Veterinary Studies
43
Public Health
8
Registered Nurse
207
42
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Engineering
659 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
49
Chemical Engineering
87
7
18
Civil Engineering
102
20
7
Computer Engineering
18
34
14
Computer Software Engineering
5
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
36
Engineering-Related Fields
2
9
Engineering Technology
4
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering
33
Environmental Science
40
Environmental Studies
26
Landscape Architecture
5
Materials Sciences
5
10
Mechanical Engineering
104
12
9
Natural Resource Economics
3
Water Resources Engineering
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Mathematics and Science
483 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
1
Biochemistry
14
8
20
Bioinformatics
8
Biology
127
13
12
Biotechnology
2
Chemistry
36
0
Computational Biology
4
Entomology
2
6
3
Geography
10
6
2
Geology/earth Science
17
1
2
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
8
16
3
Mathematics
42
10
4
Neuroscience
50
2
0
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
1
Physics
7
3
8
Statistics
9
26
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Agriculture
208 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Business and Management
19
Agriculture
1
38
Animal Sciences
23
5
3
Ecology
4
0
Food Science
10
3
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
7
Natural Resources Conservation and Research
21
8
5
Natural Resources Management and Policy
8
Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management
0
Plant Sciences
8
5
Plant Sciences
6
Soil Science and Agronomy
1
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
33
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Computer Technology
176 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
63
32
9
Computer Science
0
Information Science/studies
23
Management Information Systems
49
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Legal and Law
150 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminology
134
3
1
Crisis/emergency/disaster Management
7
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Hospitality
100 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Management
17
Hotel/motel Administration/management
83
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Art and Design
97 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Fashion/apparel Design
22
6
Fine Arts
17
12
Keyboard Instruments
1
Music
5
21
Music Performance
7
Voice and Opera
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
12
Trades and Careers
79 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Apparel and Textiles
78
Marine Science/merchant Marine Officer
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
13
Communication and Media
31 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Design and Visual Communications
31
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of Delaware.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
Business Administration and Management
Computer Science
Educational Leadership and Administration
Elementary Education and Teaching
General Studies
History
Mechanical Engineering
Public Administration
Registered Nurse
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Specialized institution accreditations:
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
Didactic Program in Dietetics
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation English Language National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 10 Reviews
Alumni
Spanish Studies, Class of 2011

Not sure. I didn't take advantage of them if there were any.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1999

Career Center on campus, mentors for freshmen, free tutoring, office hours, internships, a variety of student led clubs and activities, etc.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Finance, Class of 1994

Interviews, alumni events, seminars, career portal

Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1994

onsite networking, internships, career (interview) counseling

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Nursing, Class of 2015

Clinical immersion programs and first choice at local internships/employment opportunities

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Hotel & restaurant management , Class of 2004

On site student-run restaurant and hotel for students to gain hands on experience.

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 10 Reviews
Alumni
Spanish Studies, Class of 2011

University of Delaware is a large school with a reputation for being a "party school".

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1999

Mostly 18-24 years old, from a wide variety of socioeconomic, racial, ethnic and religious backgrounds, from over 100 different countries.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Health Promotion MS, Class of 2015

Big drinking culture but students are pretty hardworking. You'll always have that small percentage of whiney entitled assholes but it's mostly good students.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
business, Class of 1984

for the most part, driven

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Finance, Class of 1994

I think it was a fairly diverse student population. Fairly split between men and women. There was a Greek culture, but not as much as other schools. People were mostly friendly. There was a good studying/life balance.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1994

N/A been out too long.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Nursing, Class of 2015

Medium/large school with a variety of interests and cultures. Many students were involved with campus activities with frequent opportunities to become involved

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 10 Reviews
Alumni
Spanish Studies, Class of 2011

Overall, the facilities are very nice, especially the newer dorms.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1999

State of the art buildings, clean dorms, plenty of affordable food options on and off campus, safe.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Health Promotion MS, Class of 2015

Computer labs are super sub par. Dorms are very nice. Classrooms are either old and shabby or new and incredible. Dining halls are all very nice, I liked the food.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Finance, Class of 1994

We had a computer lab in the Business School. The dorms were fairly standard, I think they are newer and better now. The classrooms were modern. The dining halls were fairly good with pretty good food and space for seating, though sometimes dinner was harder to find seats.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA, Class of 1985

Nice dorms, no internet and the computer lab had teletype terminals and one PC with a floppy drive but it has been a few years since I have been there

Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1994

new computer labs, some online teaching, new & aged dorms, new & aged dining halls

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Nursing, Class of 2015

Nursing labs included interactive mannequins and video/audio recording to review performance. Dining halls were varied in size, as well as classrooms that ranged from large lecture halls seating over 300 to smaller private classrooms

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Hotel & restaurant management , Class of 2004

Updated since I been there so not sure

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 10 Reviews
Alumni
Spanish Studies, Class of 2011

Not sure. I was not involved with any activities or groups.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1999

Sororities and fraternities, a Capella groups, sports (football and basketball were the most popular).

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Health Promotion MS, Class of 2015

Greek culture is huge. Also intramural/club sports.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Finance, Class of 1994

We had a lot of opportunities to listen to live music. There were a lot of pick up and school sporting events. There were political and religious groups on campus.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Nursing, Class of 2015

Greek life and sports are present but not overwhelming to students who choose not to participate

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Hotel & restaurant management , Class of 2004

Don't know at this time

Rated January 2016
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