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The University of Delaware

The University of Delaware

University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716
(302) 831-2000

Founded in 1743, the University of Delaware is a public, 4-year, research institution. UD is located in the suburbs of Newark, Delaware. It is the oldest and biggest institution in the state of Delaware. This big university offers three associates level degrees, 106 bachelors level degrees, 67 masters level degrees, and 34 doctoral level degrees to students. 21,177 students pursued degrees from the 141 programs at this university in 2010. It offers subjects such as business management and computer engineering. It is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. UD is one of 2 research universities in Delaware.

Admission

26,548 students applied to UD in 2010. UD admitted approximately half of the applicants or 13,539 students. 58% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

26,548 students applied to UD in 2010. UD admitted approximately half of the applicants or 13,539 students. 58% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 51%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 52%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 49%

Student Demographics

In 2010, UD had 21,177 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, UD had 21,177 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 9318
  • Total Enrolled Female: 11859
  • Undergraduate Male: 7528
  • Undergraduate Female: 9979
  • Graduate Male: 1762
  • Graduate Female: 1908

Faculty Demographics

It employs 1,167 instructors. Around 96% of instructors are full-time, approximately 3% of teachers are part-time, and approximately 39% of teachers are women.

Faculty Demographics

It employs 1,167 instructors. Around 96% of instructors are full-time, approximately 3% of teachers are part-time, and approximately 39% of teachers are women.

  • Male: 704
  • Female: 463
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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