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University of Delaware

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Rating

Public

Type

25,885

Students

$34,160

Tuition

71%

Acceptance

#38

Ranking

Large Suburb

Campus Setting

Newark, DE

104 Hullihen Hall, Newark, DE 19716

University of Delaware is a very large public university located in Newark, DE ranked 159thin the US. It has a total of 21,190 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 71.36% of applicants. University of Delaware offers 235 different majors and is best known for its educational administration and supervision, pre veterinary studies, and history teacher education programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 3rd respectively). With a tuition cost of $12,730 for students from Delaware and $34,160 for those from out-of-state, University of Delaware is reasonably expensive. 78.43% of students graduate beginning the next stage of their lives, working. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $57,000 per year, which is 37% above the national median.

Rankings

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Cost

$35,710/Year
Above Average

University of Delaware

$35,710

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$51,718/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$41,027/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

71%Acceptance
Less Selective

University of Delaware

71%

National

69%
Sat

1160 - 1350

74% of students submit

Admissions Yield

24%

ACT

23 - 29

20% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$75

Students

21,190Undergrads
Large Student Population

Full-Time

4,242

Part-Time

6
Male

43%

In-state

83%

Female

57%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

3%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
6% Finance, General4% Marketing/Marketing Management, General4% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse87% Others

6% Finance, General

4% Marketing/Marketing Management, General

4% Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

87% Others

Finance, General

6%

339 Graduates

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

4%

254 Graduates

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

4%

219 Graduates

Economics, General

3%

202 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

3%

197 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

3%

186 Graduates

Kinesiology and Exercise Science

3%

177 Graduates

Research and Experimental Psychology, Other

3%

171 Graduates

Academics

A+
Professors
StudentsProfessors15:115:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

15

Number of Library Books

2,975,607

Academic Spend per Student

$21,098

Full-time Retention Rate

91%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$46,700/Year

University of Delaware

$46,700

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$46,700

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$57,000

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

78%