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UD High Profile Rankings Trends

U.S. Ranking Trends:

  • U.S. News Best Colleges
  • U.S. News Top Public Schools
  • Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) World Ranking of U.S. Institutions
  • Kiplinger’s 100 Best Values in Public Colleges

Global Ranking Trends:

  • Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) Global Ranking
  • QS World Rankings
  • Times Higher Education World Ranking
  • U.S. News Best Global Universities

Listing of UD Primary Rankings

Bloomberg Businessweek

Bloomberg Businessweek (2015)

  • Undergraduate Business School Ranking: 96 (out of 187)
  • Part-Time MBA Ranking: 45 (out of 178)
Fiske Guide to Colleges

UD Featured in Fiske’s 2017 Guide to Colleges  | Fiske Guide

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Forbes' Rankings

Forbes’ America’s Top Colleges Ranking (2016)  | UD Profile & Rankings

  • Overall UD Ranking: 137 (out of 660)  Rankings
  • Among Public Colleges Ranking: 27
  • Among Research Universities Ranking: 63
  • Among Northeast Region: 63

Forbes’ Best Value Schools Ranking (2016)

  • Best Value Schools Ranking: 119 (out of 300)  Rankings
Kiplinger's Best College Values

Kiplinger’s 100 Best Values in Public Colleges (2017)  | UD Profile & Overall Rankings

Kiplinger’s Best College Values (Public & Private Combined) (2017)

National Research Council (NRC) Rankings

National Research Council (NRC) Rankings (2011)  | Rankings & Methodology (Rankings below are 5th Percentile)

  • Animal Sciences:  Regression-Based Ranking: 32; Survey-Based Ranking: 42
  • Art History (History of Art, Architecture and Archaeology):  Regression-Based Ranking: 16; Survey-Based Ranking: 27
  • Biological Sciences (Biology/Integrated Biology/Integrated Biomedical Sciences):  Regression-Based Ranking: 36; Survey-Based Ranking: 20
  • Biomechanics and Movement Science (Kinesiology):  Regression-Based Ranking: 8; Survey-Based Ranking: 5
  • Chemical Engineering:  Regression-Based Ranking: 10; Survey-Based Ranking: 6
  • Chemistry and Biochemistry (Chemistry):  Regression-Based Ranking: 53; Survey-Based Ranking: 88
  • Civil Engineering (Civil and Environmental Engineering):  Regression-Based Ranking: 24; Survey-Based Ranking: 13
  • Climatology (Earth Sciences):  Regression-Based Ranking: 49; Survey-Based Ranking: 50
  • Computer and Information Sciences (Computer Sciences): Regression-Based Ranking: 53; Survey-Based Ranking: 68
  • Economics: Regression-Based Ranking: 59; Survey-Based Ranking: 102
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering:  Regression-Based Ranking: 49; Survey-Based Ranking: 49
  • English:  Regression-Based Ranking: 44; Survey-Based Ranking: 69
  • Geology (Earth Sciences):  Regression-Based Ranking: 113; Survey-Based Ranking: 122
  • History:  Regression-Based Ranking: 55; Survey-Based Ranking: 87
  • Human Development and Family Studies (Sociology):  Regression-Based Ranking: 105; Survey-Based Ranking: 83
  • Linguistics:  Regression-Based Ranking: 12; Survey-Based Ranking: 10
  • Marine Studies (Oceanography, Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology):  Regression-Based Ranking: 18; Survey-Based Ranking: 19
  • Materials Science and Engineering:  Regression-Based Ranking: 13; Survey-Based Ranking: 24
  • Mathematics:  Regression-Based Ranking: 18; Survey-Based Ranking: 12
  • Mechanical Engineering:  Regression-Based Ranking: 29; Survey-Based Ranking: 28
  • Oceanography (Oceanography, Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology):  Regression-Based Ranking: 23; Survey-Based Ranking: 18
  • Physics:  Regression-Based Ranking: 53; Survey-Based Ranking: 48
  • Plant and Soil Sciences (Plant Sciences):  Regression-Based Ranking: 33; Survey-Based Ranking: 18
  • Political Science & International Relations (Political Science):  Regression-Based Ranking: 92; Survey-Based Ranking: 60
  • Psychology:  Regression-Based Ranking: 74; Survey-Based Ranking: 71
  • Sociology (Sociology):  Regression-Based Ranking: 83; Survey-Based Ranking: 77
  • Urban Affairs & Public Policy (Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration):  Regression-Based Ranking: 9; Survey-Based Ranking: 25
The Princeton Review

The Princeton Review (2017)  | UD Profile

  • Best Colleges (one of 381)  Rankings | Methodology
  • Best Regional Colleges: Northeastern (one of 225)
  • Best Value Colleges – “Colleges That Pay You Back”  (one of 200)  Rankings | Methodology
Time Inc.---Fortune.com---MONEY

MONEY’s Best Colleges for your Money (2016)  | UD Profile and Overall Rankings

U.S. News - Best Colleges Rankings

U.S. News Best Colleges Rankings (2017) | UD Profile & Overall Rankings

U.S. News - Best Undergraduate Program Rankings

U.S. News Best Undergraduate Programs (2017) | UD Profile & Overall Rankings

U.S. News - Best Graduate Schools and Best Online Program Rankings

U.S. News Best Graduate Schools Rankings (2018) | UD Overall Rankings

U.S. News Best Online Programs Rankings (2017) | UD Overall Rankings

Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education (THE) College Rankings

Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education (THE) College Rankings (2017)  | UD Profile and Overall Rankings

  • U.S. Ranking: 137 (out of 1,061)  Rankings | Methodology
    • Overall score = 64.2
    • Resources = 16.7
    • Engagement = 16.6
    • Environment = 4.5
    • Outcomes = 26.4

Listing of UD Global Rankings

Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) by Shanghai Jiao Tong University

(ARWU) Academic Ranking of World Universities (2015)  | UD Profile and Overall Rankings

  • World University Ranking (Global): 151-200 (out of 500)  Rankings | Methodology
  • World University Ranking (U.S. – National Ranking): 66-78 (out of 146)
Center for World University Rankings (CWUR)

Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) (2016)  | UD Profile and Overall Rankings

National Taiwan University World Rankings

National Taiwan University World Rankings (2015):  Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers for World Universities

  • Overall Ranking: 301 (out of 500)  Rankings | Methodology
  • Field Rankings:
    • Agriculture: 222 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Engineering: 172 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Natural Sciences: 172 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Social Sciences: 172 (out of 300)  Rankings
  • Subject Rankings:
    • Chemical Engineering: 77 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Chemistry: 136 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Civil Engineering: 195 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Computer Science: 136 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Electrical Engineering: 77 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Environment/Ecology: 136 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Geoscience: 136 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Material Science: 136 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Mathematics: 195 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Mechanical Engineering: 136 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Physics: 77 (out of 300)  Rankings
    • Plant & Animal Science: 136 (out of 300)  Rankings
Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings

Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings (2017)  | UD Profile and Overall Rankings

  • World University Ranking: 201-250 (out of 980)  Rankings | Methodology
  • Top Universities in the U.S.:  64 (out of 147)  Rankings
  • World University Rankings by Subject
University Ranking by Academic Performance (URAP)

University Ranking by Academic Performance (URAP) (2015-16) 

  • World Ranking (Global): 327 (out of 2,000)  Rankings | Methodology
  • World Ranking (U.S. – National Ranking): 94 (out of 325)  Rankings
  • Field Based Rankings (2014-15):
    • Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences: 428 (out of 600)  Rankings
    • Biological Sciences: 392 (out of 1,000)  Rankings
    • Chemical Sciences: 200 (out of 1,000)  Rankings
    • Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services: 329 (out of 400)  Rankings
    • Earth Sciences: 230 (out of 500)  Rankings
    • Engineering: 170 (out of 1,250)  Rankings
    • Environmental Sciences: 256 (out of 500)  Rankings
    • Information and Computing Sciences: 270 (out of 600)  Rankings
    • Language, Communication and Culture: 201 (out of 250)  Rankings
    • Mathematical Sciences: 400 (out of 900)  Rankings
    • Medical and Health Sciences: 578 (out of 1,000)  Rankings
    • Multidisciplinary: 230 (out of 600)  Rankings
    • Physical Sciences: 286 (out of 1,000)  Rankings
    • Psychology and Cognitive Sciences: 344 (out of 600)  Rankings
    • Studies in Human Society: 327 (out of 400)  Rankings
    • Technology: 141 (out of 500)  Rankings
U.S. News - Best Global Universities Rankings

U.S. News Best Global Universities Rankings (2017)  | UD Overall Rankings

QS World University Rankings

QS World University Rankings (2016)  | UD Profile and Overall Ranking

Listing of Additional Acclaims

The Chronicle's Great Colleges to Work For

The Chronicle’s Great Colleges to Work For (2016)

Military Friendly® Schools List and Top 10 Gold Award

Victory Media’s 2017 Military Friendly® Schools List and Top 10 Gold Award | UD Profilemfs17_top10-1mfs17_designation

  • UD Named to Victory Media’s 2017 Military Friendly® Schools List   Complete Listing | Methodology
  • UD Named fourth among the Top 10 Gold Military Friendly® School Award winners in the category of Tier One Research Institutions for 2017  Award Details
PayScale College Salary Report

PayScale College Salary Report (2015-16)  | UD Profile PayScale College ROI graphic_2016

Public University Honors’ Inside Honors Top 50 Public Honors Programs

Public University Honors’ Inside Honors Top 50 Public Honors Programs (2016)

  • Delaware Honors Program: 12-22 out of 50 (earned 4.5 out of 5 mortarboards) Rankings | Methodology
WalletHub Best College Towns & Cities

WalletHub Best College Towns & Cities (2016)

Washington Monthly College Guide and Rankings

Washington Monthly College Guide and Rankings (2016)