University of Delaware

About University of Delaware

Powered by Research. Driven by Innovation.

The University of Delaware prides itself on being at the forefront of research and innovation. With roots tracing back to 1743, UD today tackles the most compelling challenges of our time, actively preparing graduates for a rewarding career in today's global arena. UD offers a learning environment designed to help build leadership potential through discovery-based learning, applied research and dynamic skill building.

A state-assisted land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant university, UD is actively engaged in the critical needs of our state, our nation and the global community as a whole. This dedication to discovery, development and advancement enables our faculty of active practitioners to design curriculum at the forefront of their respective fields of expertise.

Advance with Distinction

The University of Delaware does more than build skills to help our graduates advance professionally. Our faculty members are distinguished leaders in their fields, dedicated to preparing students to tackle matters of great consequence. At UD, students have the opportunity to earn a degree from a university that upholds a distinguished history of scholastic and research leadership. UD enjoys the following recognitions:

  • One of fewer than 3% of U.S. institutions with a Carnegie classification of very high research activity1
  • Ranked 75th in U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Colleges” national report2
  • Designated as the 29th best public university in Forbes’ "America's Top Colleges Ranking 2015"3
  • Distinguished alumni include elected officials, inventors, leaders in industry and service agencies, and signers of both the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution

Take charge of your future as a leader and visionary in your field with an online degree from UD. To learn more about the University of Delaware, request more information or call (844) 237-1338 to talk to an Admissions Counselor today.