Best Engineering Schools in Delaware

By | April 29, 2018

This article features top engineering colleges in Delaware that offer master and doctoral degrees in the fields of biological engineering, chemical engineering, computer science, materials engineering, mechanical engineering, etc. Please be informed that each school receives national wide rank as the ranking compares all engineering schools in the United States. Some important ranking factors include average GRE scores, alumni surveys, current student interviews, institutional research publications, and peer college assessment. In the following list of best engineering schools in the state of Delaware, you can see tuition cost for both in-state and out-of-state students, acceptable rates and admissions statistics for each top ranked engineering college.

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Best Engineering Schools in Delaware

National Ranking Delaware Top Engineering Programs
57 University of Delaware (Newark, DE)
Overall acceptance rate: 29.9%
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students): 748
Tuition: In-state, full-time: $25,940 per year, Out-of-state, full-time: $25,940 per year
Total graduate engineering enrollment: 823
Research expenditures per faculty member: $386,268
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year): $51,760,000
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering: 2.2%

April in the U.S. History

April 11th

1890 Ellis Island in New York was chosen by the US government as the destination for incoming immigrants.

1899 The treaty that ended the Spanish-American War entered into force, according to which the Philippines, Puerto Rico, Guam and some other territories became the property of the United States.

1968 US President Lyndon Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act.

1970 The Apollo 13 lunar mission was launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida.

1976 The Apple I computer, the first product of the famous company, was released.

April 12th

1776 The ” Halifax Resolutions ” are passed in North Carolina, proclaiming a desire for independence.

1861 The American Civil War begins with the siege of Fort Sumter in South Carolina.

1981 The Space Shuttle Columbia was launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, the first flight of the Space Shuttle program.

April 13

1861 Besieged Fort Sumter in South Carolina surrenders to Confederate forces.

1870 The famous Metropolitan Museum of Art opens in New York.

1943 President Franklin Roosevelt unveiled the Thomas Jefferson Memorial in Washington DC.

1964 Sidney Poitier became the first black actor to win an Academy Award for Best Actor.

1970 “Houston, We Have a Problem!” Crash aboard the Apollo 13 spacecraft en route to the Moon.

14th of April

1775 The first American society was founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with the aim of abolishing slavery.

1828 Noah Webster’s first American Dictionary of the English Language was published in New York.

1860 The first Pony Express courier, departing from Missouri, reached San Francisco, California.

1865 John Booth fatally shot US President Abraham Lincoln in Washington .

1910 US President William Taft performed the “ceremonial pitch” at the Washington Stadium on the opening day of the baseball season, starting a tradition that still exists today.

1935 “Black Sunday”: One of the worst dust storms of the ” Dust Bowl” period hit Oklahoma and Texas.

1939 John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath is published, one of the most famous works of American literature.

April 15

1865 US President Abraham Lincoln dies of a wound received the day before in Washington.

1927 During the most destructive ” Great Mississippi Flood” in US history, New Orleans was flooded.

1947 Jackie Robinson, the first black player in MLB, made his debut on the Brooklyn Dodgers baseball team.

1955 McDonald’s Corporation was formed in Illinois.

2013 Boston, Massachusetts bombing – Two bombs exploded at the finish line of a traditional marathon.

April 16

1947 During a speech in South Carolina by financier Bernard Baruch, the term “cold war” is used for the first time in relation to relations between the USA and the USSR.

1962 Walter Cronkite first appears as anchor of the CBS Evening Newscast.

1972 The Apollo 16 spacecraft departed Cape Canaveral, Florida for its fifth manned mission to the Moon.

April 17

1524 Giovanni da Verrazano was the first European to explore New York Harbor.

1907 11,747 people passed through immigration at Ellis Island in New York, more than on any other day.

1964 During the New York World’s Fair, the Ford Mustang, one of America’s most famous automobiles, made its premiere.

1970 Apollo 13 returned to Earth.

April 18th

1775 “Night Ride” by Paul Revere, warning the Massachusetts patriots of the advancing British troops.

1906 Northern California and San Francisco devastating earthquake.

1923 New York City ‘s famous baseball Yankee Stadium opens.

April 19

1775 The Battle of Lexington and Concord in Massachusetts began the American War of Independence.

1861 ” Baltimore Riot ” in Maryland – During the American Civil War, Southern sympathizers in the city attacked Union soldiers.

1897 The first marathon in Boston, which later became a traditional and one of the most prestigious annual marathons.

1993 The 51-day “Siege of Mount Carmel” ended in Texas : an armed conflict between members of the religious sect “Branch David” and representatives of the US government, which claimed the lives of 86 people.

1995 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma bombing kills 168 people.

20 April

1841 In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the first detective story in the history of literature is published – the story of Edgar Allan Poe “Murder in the Rue Morgue”.

1912 Fenway Park, the famous baseball stadium , opens in Boston, Massachusetts.

2010 Deepwater Horizon oil rig accident off the coast of Louisiana, causing the largest environmental disaster.