The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are four-years, public schools.
  • UD has more expensive tuition & fees ($36,880) than Towson University ($25,516).
  • It is harder to admit to UD than Towson University.
  • UD has a higher submitted SAT score (1,248) than Towson University (1,130).
  • UD has higher submitted ACT score (29) than Towson University (24).
  • UD has more students with 23,613 students while Towson University has 21,917 students.
  • UD has more full-time faculties with 1,263 faculties while Towson University has 930 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of Delaware and Towson University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
UDTowson University
UDvs.Towson University
Newark, DelawareLocationTowson, Maryland
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
In-State$15,020
Out-Of-State$36,880
Tuition & Fees
In-State$10,464
Out-Of-State$25,516
64% ($11,188)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)56% ($9,405)
$11,188Average Amount of Financial Aid$9,405
62.89 %Acceptance Rates77.30 %
26.72 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)27.82 %
1,248SAT Score1,130
29ACT Score24
82 %Graduation Rate73 %
-Transfer-out Rate20 %
90 %Retention Rate85 %
23,613Student Population21,917
1,263Number of Faculties930
15 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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