University of Delaware World Ranking - US News
Founded in 1743, the University of Delaware (UD) is one of the oldest universities in the U.S. and three members of its first class of students signed the Declaration of Independence. The university is located in Newark, Delaware. Though it began as a small private academy, UD is now a large public research university offering 140 baccalaureate programs. It launched the first study abroad program in US in 1923 and presently over 30% of its students study abroad every year. The main campus is in Newark, with satellite campuses in Dover, Washington, Lewes and Georgetown.
The university comprises of College of Agriculture and Natural Resources; College of Arts and Sciences; Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics; College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment; College of Education and Human Development; College of Engineering and College of Health Sciences. Business, Management, Marketing, Social Sciences, Health Professions and Related Programs, Engineering and Education are the most popular majors at the university. The university offers more than 140 under graduate degree programs and follows a 4-1-4-based academic calendar.