The Student Achievement Measure is supported by six sponsoring associations, working together to provide a more comprehensive and accurate picture of student progress and completion as students move across institutions and state boundaries.

University of Delaware

The University of Delaware exists to cultivate learning, develop knowledge, and foster the free exchange of ideas. State-assisted yet privately governed, the University has a strong tradition of distinguished scholarship, which is manifested in its research and creative activities, teaching, and service, in line with its commitment to increasing and disseminating scientific, humanistic, artistic, and social knowledge for the benefit of the larger society. Founded in 1743 and chartered by the state in 1833, the University of Delaware today is a land-grant, sea-grant, and space-grant university. The University of Delaware is a major research university with extensive graduate programs that is also dedicated to outstanding undergraduate and professional education. UD faculty are committed to the intellectual, cultural, and ethical development of students as citizens, scholars and professionals. UD graduates are prepared to contribute to a global and diverse society that requires leaders with creativity, integrity and a dedication to service. The University of Delaware promotes an environment in which all people are inspired to learn, and encourages intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, free inquiry, and respect for the views and values of an increasingly diverse population. An institution engaged in addressing the critical needs of the state, nation, and global community, the University of Delaware carries out its mission with the support of alumni who span the globe and in partnership with public, private, and nonprofit institutions in Delaware and beyond.

Fall 2014 First-time Full-time Cohort

6-year outcomes for undergraduate bachelor’s-seeking students as of 2020

First-Time Full-Time

First-Time Full-Time Students Starting Fall 2014

Number of students: 4,169

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83%
7%
1%
3%
6%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
81%
6%
3%
3%
7%
WITHIN 5 YEARS
72%
3%
14%
5%
6%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at University of Delaware in the Fall of 2014. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from University of Delaware are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at University of Delaware and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at University of Delaware are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at University of Delaware and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

University of Delaware | Bachelor's Seeking Model - First-Time Full-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE IN FALL 2014 BY SUMMER 2020
 
2014-15
 
2015-16
 
2016-17
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2017-18
WITHIN 5 YEARS
2018-19
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2019-20
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Bachelor's degree from University of Delaware 0% 0% 1% 72% 81% 83%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from University of Delaware 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from University of Delaware 0% 0% 1% 72% 81% 83%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 3% 5% 6%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 0% 0% 3% 6% 7%
Enrolled at University of Delaware 98% 91% 86% 14% 3% 1%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 0% 4% 6% 4% 2% 2%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
1% 6% 8% 5% 3% 3%
Current Status Unknown 1% 3% 5% 6% 7% 6%
Full-Time Transfer

Full-Time Transfer Students Starting Fall 2014

Number of students: 374

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73%
8%
2%
17%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
70%
5%
3%
5%
17%
WITHIN 4 YEARS
17%
1%
65%
5%
12%
WITHIN 2 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at University of Delaware in the Fall of 2014. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from University of Delaware are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at University of Delaware and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at University of Delaware are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at University of Delaware and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

University of Delaware | Bachelor's Seeking Model - Full-Time Transfer

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE IN FALL 2014 BY SUMMER 2020
 
2014-15
WITHIN 2 YEARS
2015-16
 
2016-17
WITHIN 4 YEARS
2017-18
 
2018-19
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2019-20
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Bachelor's degree from University of Delaware 1% 17% 58% 70% 72% 72%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from University of Delaware 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1%
= Total Graduated from University of Delaware 1% 17% 58% 70% 72% 73%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 1% 3% 5% 6%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 2%
= Total Graduated from another institution 1% 1% 2% 5% 7% 8%
Enrolled at University of Delaware 94% 65% 20% 3% 1% 0%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 1% 3% 4% 4% 2% 2%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 2% 2% 1% 1% 0%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
1% 5% 6% 5% 3% 2%
Current Status Unknown 3% 12% 14% 17% 17% 17%
First-Time Part-Time

First-Time Part-Time Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 26

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29%
13%
4%
54%
WITHIN 10 YEARS
29%
8%
8%
55%
WITHIN 8 YEARS
29%
4%
12%
55%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at University of Delaware in the Fall of 2010. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from University of Delaware are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at University of Delaware and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at University of Delaware are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at University of Delaware and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

University of Delaware | Bachelor's Seeking Model - First-Time Part-Time

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2020
 
2010-11
 
2011-12
 
2012-13
 
2013-14
 
2014-15
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2015-16
 
2016-17
WITHIN 8 YEARS
2017-18
 
2018-19
WITHIN 10 YEARS
2019-20
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Bachelor's degree from University of Delaware 0% 0% 0% 13% 25% 29% 29% 29% 29% 29%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from University of Delaware 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from University of Delaware 0% 0% 0% 13% 25% 29% 29% 29% 29% 29%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 4% 4% 4% 8% 8% 8% 13%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 4% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 0% 0% 4% 4% 4% 12% 8% 8% 13%
Enrolled at University of Delaware 79% 58% 54% 29% 8% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 4% 8% 8% 4% 13% 8% 0% 8% 8% 4%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 0% 13% 13% 4% 4% 4% 0% 0% 0% 0%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
4% 21% 21% 8% 17% 12% 0% 8% 8% 4%
Current Status Unknown 17% 21% 25% 46% 46% 55% 59% 55% 55% 54%
Part-Time Transfer

Part-Time Transfer Students Starting Fall 2010

Number of students: 80

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58%
11%
4%
27%
WITHIN 10 YEARS
58%
10%
1%
5%
26%
WITHIN 8 YEARS
56%
6%
1%
5%
32%
WITHIN 6 YEARS
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Graduated: Reporting institution
Transferred & Graduated: Other Institution
Enrolled: Reporting institution
Transferred & Enrolled: Other Institution
Current Status Unknown

The SAM Full-time Bachelor's Degree model tracks a group of students who started a bachelor's degree program at University of Delaware in the Fall of 2010. The students' progress toward a degree is reported within 4, 5, and 6 years. The same group of students is included in the results for every year.

The sections of the SAM chart represent the proportion of students in the original group with the following five outcomes.

  • Students who started at and graduated from University of Delaware are represented by the darker purple bar with the solid black bar underneath (). (This section of the chart Within 6 Years is approximately the same as the federal graduation rate, but it may differ slightly for each institution.)
  • Students who started at University of Delaware and then transferred to and graduated from another institution are represented by the lighter purple bar with the white stripe underneath ()
  • Students who started at and are still enrolled at University of Delaware are represented by the darker aqua bar with two white stripes underneath ().
  • Students who started at University of Delaware and then transferred to and are still enrolled at another institution are represented by the lighter aqua bar with the bottom white stripe ().
  • Students from the original group whose status is unknown are represented by the green bar with the top white stripe (). These students may have graduated or still be enrolled somewhere, but their status could not be determined conclusively.

University of Delaware | Bachelor's Seeking Model - Part-Time Transfer

OUTCOMES FOR STUDENT STARTING AT
UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE IN FALL 2010 BY SUMMER 2020
 
2010-11
 
2011-12
 
2012-13
 
2013-14
 
2014-15
WITHIN 6 YEARS
2015-16
 
2016-17
WITHIN 8 YEARS
2017-18
 
2018-19
WITHIN 10 YEARS
2019-20
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Bachelor's degree from University of Delaware 0% 23% 32% 43% 49% 56% 56% 57% 57% 57%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from University of Delaware 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1%
= Total Graduated from University of Delaware 0% 23% 32% 43% 49% 56% 56% 58% 58% 58%
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Bachelor's degree from another institution 0% 1% 1% 4% 5% 5% 9% 10% 10% 11%
+ Associate and/or Certificate degree from another institution 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 0%
= Total Graduated from another institution 0% 1% 1% 4% 6% 6% 10% 10% 11% 11%
Enrolled at University of Delaware 94% 43% 33% 16% 6% 1% 3% 1% 0% 0%
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Enrolled at another 4-year institution 1% 4% 6% 3% 5% 5% 3% 4% 3% 4%
+ Enrolled at another 2-year institution 2% 2% 0% 2% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0%
= Total Transferred and enrolled
at another institution
3% 6% 6% 5% 5% 5% 3% 5% 3% 4%
Current Status Unknown 3% 27% 28% 32% 34% 32% 28% 26% 28% 27%