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Wilmington University

New Castle, DE 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate99%
Acceptance Rate99%

Wilmington University Academics

Wilmington University requires at least 120 credit hours to complete a bachelor's degree.

If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Wilmington University accepts transfer credits. Additionally, Wilmington University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

Wilmington University offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted X
IB Credits Accepted Unknown
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Wilmington University may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Are Required At Wilmington University?

Wilmington University has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement

Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Wilmington University.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math true
Science true
Computer Yes

Reminder: Check with Wilmington University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Wilmington University

When choosing a major, Wilmington University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Wilmington University.

Student Designed Majors

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Senior Projects

Wilmington University does not require students to complete a senior project.

Double Majoring at Wilmington University

Wilmington University offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Declaring a double major may require more work but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to a graduate program.


Frequently Asked Questions About Wilmington University


Does Wilmington University Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

❌ Wilmington University does not offer services for students with disabilities.

Does Wilmington University Offer Online Classes?

✅ Wilmington University has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Wilmington University Give Credit for AP Classes?

❌ Wilmington University does not offer credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken during high school.

Does Wilmington University Have An Honors Program?

❌ Wilmington University does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.

Does Wilmington University Require Internships?

❌ Wilmington University does not require an internship for any students.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.


Additional Information About Wilmington University


Wilmington University Library

The main library on campus is the Robert C. and Dorothy M. Peoples Library and there is one other library on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Wilmington University

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Wilmington University does not have any dual degree programs available for students.

ROTC

What is ROTC?

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Does Wilmington University have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Wilmington University has an Army ROTC program and an Air Force ROTC program.

Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Wilmington University include:

•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

•an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

9,421

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

99%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$11,480

Out-of-State

$11,480

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 30
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