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Civil Engineering at University of Delaware

If you plan to study civil engineering, take a look at what University of Delaware has to offer and decide if the program is a good match for you. Get started with the following essential facts.

UD is located in Newark, Delaware and has a total student population of 23,613. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 60 students received a bachelor's degree in civil eng from UD.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Civil Engineering section at the bottom of this page.

UD Civil Engineering Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Eng
  • Master’s Degree in Civil Eng
  • Doctorate Degree in Civil Eng

UD Civil Engineering Rankings

Each year, College Factual ranks civil eng programs across the country. The following shows how UD performed in these rankings.

Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The civil eng major at UD is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Civil Engineering. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank

In 2021, 24 students received their master’s degree in civil eng from UD. This makes it the #65 most popular school for civil eng master’s degree candidates in the country.

There were 5 students who received their doctoral degrees in civil eng, making the school the #71 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

How Much Do Civil Eng Graduates from UD Make?

The median salary of civil eng students who receive their bachelor's degree at UD is $60,973. Unfortunately, this is lower than the national average of $61,387 for all civil eng students.


Civil Eng Student Demographics at UD

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the civil eng majors at University of Delaware.

UD Civil Engineering Bachelor’s Program

32% Women
27% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
Of the 60 civil eng students who graduated with a bachelor's degree in 2020-2021 from UD, about 68% were men and 32% were women. The typical civil eng bachelor's degree program is made up of only 29% women. So female students are more repesented at UD since its program graduates 3% more women than average.


About 70% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in civil eng at UD are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Delaware with a bachelor's in civil eng.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 2
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 12
White 42
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 3

UD Civil Engineering Master’s Program

50% Women
8% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
Of the 24 students who earned a master's degree in Civil Engineering from UD in 2020-2021, 50% were men and 50% were women.


The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Delaware with a master's in civil eng.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 2
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 12
International Students 10
Other Races/Ethnicities 0

UD also has a doctoral program available in civil eng. In 2021, 5 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That Civil Eng Grads May Go Into

A degree in civil eng can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for DE, the home state for University of Delaware.

Occupation Jobs in DE Average Salary in DE
Civil Engineers 840 $91,410
Architectural and Engineering Managers 370 $157,490
Engineering Professors 230 $78,470
Environmental Engineers 140 $84,480


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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