Top Universities in Delaware

University of Delaware is ranked as the Best National University in the state, placed at Tier 1 with a position of 75th nationally, according to the US News & World Report National Universities Rankings 2011.

The University of Delaware (UD) is the largest university in the state of Delaware, with main campus in Newark, and satellite campuses in Dover, Wilmington, Lewes and Georgetown. It is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. UD offers Associate, Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral degrees. It has 7 colleges - Agriculture and Natural Resources; Arts and Sciences; Business and Economics; Engineering; Health Sciences; Human Services, Education and Public Policy; and Marine and Earth Studies.

University of Delaware Ranking Performance:
- Ranked 22nd in the "in-state category" of Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine's list of the 100 Best Values in Public Colleges 2009, and 18th for "out-of-state category".
- Its graduate engineering program is ranked 46th nationally in the US News Graduate Engineering Rankings 2010.
- Placed 62nd for Graduate Chemistry Programs, according to the US News ranking.

Delaware State University has been listed as one the 269 best business schools in the U.S offering quality MBA programs.

Wesley College has earned a “Top Tier” ranking in the U.S. News and World Report category best “Baccalaureate Colleges (North)”.

Wilmington University is fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and offers both undergraduate and graduate degree programs in a wide range of instructional areas. It also offers a wide array of online learning options, including fully-online degree programs and hybrid courses and programs.

The Delaware College of Art and Design is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) and the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD). It was founded through a creative partnership between Pratt Institute and the Corcoran College of Art and Design.

Goldey-Beacom College has been recognized and accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). The College is authorized to award certificates/diplomas, associate, baccalaureate, and masters degrees. The College is also listed in the Education Directory Colleges and Universities published by the United States Department of Education.

Widener University School of Law is fully accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) and the Association of American Law Schools (AALS).

List of colleges and universities in Delaware:
  • Delaware College of Art & Design
  • Delaware State University
  • Delaware Technical & Community College
  • Goldey-Beacom College
  • Springfield College
  • Strayer University Christiana Campus
  • University of Delaware
  • Wesley College
  • Wilmington University
  • Widener University School of Law
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