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University of Delaware Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Newark, DE

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
  • Agricultural Business and Management, General
  • Agricultural Teacher Education
  • Agriculture, General
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Bilingual and Multilingual Education
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biometry/Biometrics
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Cognitive Science
  • Communication, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminology
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Ecology
  • Economics, General
  • Economics, Other
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Technology, General
  • Engineering, General
  • Engineering, Other
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • European Studies/Civilization
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Fashion/Apparel Design
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Food Science
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  • French Language Teacher Education
  • General Studies
  • Geography
  • Geography Teacher Education
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language Teacher Education
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • Historic Preservation and Conservation
  • History Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
  • Human Services, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Keyboard Instruments
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Latin American Studies
  • Latin Teacher Education
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Management Science
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Music, Other
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy
  • Neuroscience
  • Nutrition Sciences
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Pharmacy
  • Philosophy
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Physics, General
  • Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management
  • Plant Sciences, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology Teacher Education
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Policy Analysis, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Russian Studies
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Statistics, General
  • Urban Education and Leadership
  • Voice and Opera
  • Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Social sciences, Health professions and related sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 12% of classes
10-19 students: 21% of classes
20-29 students: 26% of classes
30-39 students: 15% of classes
40-49 students: 10% of classes
50-99 students: 11% of classes
Over 100 students: 5% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 25% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 31% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 36% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Not Reported
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education

Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, Master of Business Administration, Master of Civil Engineering, Master of Science, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Applied Science, Master of Instruction

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Adult Nursing
  • Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
  • American Studies
  • Applied Arts and Design--General
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Chinese
  • Civil Engineering
  • Communication--General
  • Computer Engineering
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English as a Second Language
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • French
  • Geography
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • German
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • HIV/AIDS Nursing
  • Health Promotion
  • Higher Education
  • Historic Preservation
  • Maternal and Child/Neonatal Nursing
  • Mathematics
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General
  • Nutrition
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Oncology Nursing
  • Pediatric Nursing
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy
  • School Psychology
  • Spanish
  • Structural Engineering
  • Theater
  • Translation and Interpretation
  • Transportation and Highway Engineering
  • Urban Studies
  • Water Resources Engineering
  • Women's Health Nursing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English as a Second Language
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Geography
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Higher Education
  • Historic Preservation
  • Mathematics
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Public Policy
  • School Psychology
  • Structural Engineering
  • Transportation and Highway Engineering
  • Urban Studies
  • Water Resources Engineering

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