Facts and Figures
UD currently offers 67 doctoral, 136 master’s degree programs, 13 dual degrees, 14 interdisciplinary programs, 7 on-line programs, and 25 certificate programs across its seven colleges and more than 75 research centers and institutes. Many of these programs are regarded among the very best in the nation. UD is one of the top 100 institutions for federal obligations in science and engineering and interdisciplinary initiatives in energy science and policy, the environment, and in human health.
US News selects physical therapy graduate program No. 1 in nation
The University of Delaware’s graduate physical therapy program has been ranked No. 1 in the nation in the 2017 edition of U.S. News and World Report’s Best Graduate Schools.
U.S. News and World Report’s Best Graduate Schools rankings selects top grad programs
In U.S. News and World Report’s Best Graduate Schools rankings UD’s physical therapy program has been ranked No. 1 in the nation and chemical engineering graduate program is ranked ninth, with College of Engineering overall graduate program ranked 51st. In addition, five other graduate programs are listed among the nation’s top programs in the 2017 edition: education (35), public affairs (45), part-time MBA (51), chemistry and biochemistry (60), and psychological and brain sciences (67).
Clinical Psychology doctoral program ranked No. 4 in the nation
The University of Delaware’s doctoral program in clinical psychology has been ranked No. 4 in the nation by the website Best Counseling Degrees. Best Counseling Degrees base their rankings according to four criteria: their graduates’ rates of passing the Examination for Professional Practice of Psychology (EPPP); the percentage of students who obtained accredited internships; the number of graduates who became professionally licensed; and the average number of years to complete the program.
Lerner College MBA program No. 22 in global online rankings
CEO Magazine has ranked the MBA program at the University of Delaware’s Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics in the top tier of MBA programs in North America, and ranked the online MBA program No. 22 in global online MBA rankings.
DEGREES AWARDED as of November 16, 2015
Masters Degrees Awarded
Doctoral Degrees Awarded
Total Degrees Awarded
Fall 2015-16 Matriculated Students
- White 48.6%
- African American 4.5%
- Hispanic 3.3%
- Asian 3.8%
- Native American 0.1%
- International 36%
- Other 3.7%
Faculty and Staff as of October 2015-16
- Faculty 28%
- Faculty Administrators .58%
- Exempt 42.64%
- Non-Exempt 19.27%
- Hourly 9.33%
Fall 2015-16 Student Enrollment Statistics
Full-Time Students Enrollment