PROGRAM PROFILE

Program Rankings — Biomechanics and Movement Science, University of Delaware


Program Rankings

Survey Based Quality Rankings
Source: NRC, 2010

The National Research Council ranked programs based on 2 measures of quality. They generated 500 different rankings to simulate the effects of using different sets of evaluators and ranking programs in different years. Learn more.


Histogram of Rankings
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Quality rankings (survey-based) out of 41 Kinesiology programs


Range of Rankings
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5-19

Regression Based Quality Rankings
Source: NRC, 2010

Histogram of Rankings
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Quality ranking (regression-based) out of 41 Kinesiology programs


Range of Rankings
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8-18

GRE Scores
Source: NRC, 2003-2005

Average Quantitative GRE
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668

Financial Support and Tuition

Graduate Tuition and Fees
Source: IPEDS, 2009

All Students

FULL TIME STUDENTS: TUITION
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$22,240
FULL TIME STUDENTS: FEES
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$712
PART TIME STUDENTS: COST PER CREDIT HOUR
$1,236

Application Fee

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GRADUATE SCHOOL APPLICATION FEE
$75

Living Expenses
Source: IPEDS, 2009

On Campus

ON-CAMPUS ROOM AND BOARD
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$9,308
ADDITIONAL EXPENSES
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$1,500

Off Campus

OFF-CAMPUS ROOM AND BOARD
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$9,308
ADDITIONAL EXPENSES
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$1,500

First Year Support
Source: NRC, 2005

Data for full-time doctoral students in the fall of 2005


First year students with full financial support
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PERCENTAGE OF STUDENTS WHO RECEIVED FULL FINANCIAL SUPPORT
91%

Outcomes for Recent Graduates

Degree Completion
Source: NRC, 2010

Time to Degree

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Median years required to complete a doctorate (full-time and part-time students)

4.0

Completion Rates

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Fraction of students completing a doctorate in 6 years

82%

Employment Outcomes
Source: NRC, 2006 & SED, 2000–2004

Quality Assurance

Program collects outcome data about all of its graduates

PROGRAM COLLECTS OUTCOME DATA ABOUT ALL OF ITS GRADUATES
NO

Student Resources

Student Resources
Source: NRC, 2006

Overall Resources

NUMBER OF RESOURCES OFFERED (OUT OF 18)
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16

Health Insurance

STUDENTS RECEIVE HEALTH INSURANCE
YES

Structured Oversight

PROGRAM COLLECTS OUTCOME DATA
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YES
ANNUAL STUDENT REVIEWS
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YES

Available Training

TEACHING SKILLS
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NO
PROPOSAL WRITING
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NO
ENGLISH LANGUAGE
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YES
WRITING
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YES
STATISTICS
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YES
RESEARCH ETHICS
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YES

Administrative Support

ORIENTATION
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YES
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ORIENTATION
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YES
TEACHING / RESEARCH PRIZES
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YES
ON-CAMPUS CONFERENCES
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YES
TRAVEL SUPPORT
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YES
STUDENT WORK SPACE
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YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION
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YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION SUPPORT
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YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION STAFF
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YES
GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE
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YES
DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROCEDURE
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YES
PROGRAM COORDINATOR MEETING
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YES

Research Activity

Research Activity Ranking
Source: NRC, 2010

Histogram of Rankings
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Research activity ranking out of 41 Kinesiology programs


Range of Rankings
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5-19

Research Activity
Source: NRC, 2006

Publications

PUBLICATIONS PER FACULTY MEMBER
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1.3
CITATIONS PER FACULTY MEMBER
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1.9

Grants

PERCENTAGE OF FACULTY WITH GRANTS
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78%

Awards

AWARDS PER FACULTY MEMBER
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0.0

Demographics

Diversity Ranking
Source: NRC, 2010

The National Research Council ranked programs based on a measure of overall diversity. They generated 500 different rankings to simulate the effects of using different sets of evaluators and ranking programs in different years. Learn more.


Histogram of Rankings
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Quality rankings (survey-based) out of 41 Kinesiology programs


Range of Rankings
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13-22

Faculty Demographics
Source: NRC, 2006

Percent Female
FEMALE
30%

Percent Minority
MINORITY
0%

Doctorate Recipient Demographics
Source: NRC, 2006

Sex
MALE
41%
FEMALE
59%

Race / Ethnicity
MINORITY
7%

Demographics of all Graduate Students at the Institution
Source: IPEDS, 2007

Sex
MALE
47%
FEMALE
53%

Citizenship
US CITIZENS OR PERMANENT RESIDENTS
74%
TEMPORARY VISA HOLDERS
26%

Race / Ethnicity
BLACK / AFRICAN AMERICAN
5%
AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE
0%
ASIAN
4%
WHITE
60%
HISPANIC / LATINO
2%
UNKNOWN
29%

Full-time Status
FULL TIME
74%
PART TIME
26%

Program Size

Faculty
Source: NRC, 2006

Total faculty members
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41
Interdisciplinary faculty
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10%

Total Students
Source: NRC, 2006

Total
39
First year
8

Student-Faculty Ratio
Source: NRC, 2006

Graduate students per faculty member
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1.0

Graduate Degrees
Source: IPEDS, 2005-2009

2005–2009 Biomechanics and Movement Science degrees from University of Delaware


Master's degrees/year

3.2

Contact Information

Contact Information, Program
Source: NRC, 2010


Contact Information

Contact Information, Institution
Source: IPEDS, 2009


Phone

(302) 831-2000 ext. 2000


Location

Newark, DE 19716


*Value is missing. The value shown is based on the average for other programs in the same field. Learn more.

✝ Data are for all Biomechanics and Movement Science degree recipients from University of Delaware and may include graduates from more than one program.