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Undergraduate Academic Programs

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Undergraduate Majors

Explore our undergraduate majors below. This information is part of the UD Catalog and may differ from the requirements that apply to students admitted in previous academic years. All undergraduate engineering majors are available as Honors Degrees.

Engineering Undeclared

Available as: Admissions category*

*Engineering Undeclared (EGU) is not a major. It is an Admissions category that only new, incoming freshmen may select if they do not know which Engineering or Computer Science major to choose.

Enrichment Programs


Are you looking to expand your intellectual horizons? If you are the type of student who wants to work hard academically, but also be part of a bright and vibrant community of scholars, the UD Honors Program is a good fit for you.


Your ideas and commitment can change people’s lives. As an Access:Ability Scholar you will act on that philosophy by learning to design and advocate for inclusive approaches to disability.  


Be part of UD’s tradition of public service and make an impact as a Community Engagement Scholar. You’ll have the chance to make a difference through service learning courses, as a researcher in a community-based project or as a volunteer. 


Imagine yourself leading the charge, protecting lives, jobs, institutions and networks in order to create a more secure world. Gain hands-on experience and leadership skills to help create change through mentorship, networking opportunities and specialized coursework.


Got an Idea? Ignite your imagination and turn your ideas into action. If you’re passionate, creative and bold, become a Delaware Innovation Fellow. 


Start changing the world in a positive way. As a Grand Challenges Scholar and engineering student you will be a part of the addressing the Presidential call for our nation to lead the way in responding to the most critical global technological challenges of the 21st century. 


UD’s new Spectrum Scholars program promotes a welcoming environment for undergraduate students with autism at UD that enhances their ability to thrive in academic environments and campus life. In collaboration with JPMorgan Chase & Co. and administered by the University’s Center for Disabilities Studies, undergraduate students with autism receive comprehensive coaching and career development opportunities during their undergraduate experience as they work toward a successful career. 

4+1 Bachelors/Masters Programs

 4+1 Bachelors/Masters Programs are designed to allow well-qualified students the opportunity to earn a Bachelors and Master's degree within a 5-year period of time, assuming they stay on track with their curriculum.

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Departmental Academic Advising Staff

Allie Andrews
126 Spencer Lab
Mechanical Engineering
Nancy England
161 Colburn Lab
Biomedical Engineering
Samantha Fowle
101 Smith Hall
Computer Science, Information Systems
Dr. Sheldon Hewlett
310 P.S. Du Pont Hall
Materials Science and Engineering
Ann Himelreich
257 Colburn Lab
Chemical Engineering
Sarah Palmer
301 DuPont Hall
Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Construction Engineering & Management
Michele Schwander
301 Spencer Lab
Biomedical Engineering