In the 53 years that degrees have been awarded for the UD Physics Department there
have been 212 students graduating in Physics, an average of 4.0 per year. Graduates
were highly successful securing fellowships, assistantships, or scholarships from
quality graduate departments. National awards include six from the NSF, two from the
AEC, 2-3 Fulbrights, two Goldwater Scholarships, and a Woodrow Wilson.
At least 27% of physics graduates have received a Ph.D. in physics or related field.
Physics graduates have received at least 55 Ph.D.s, 46 M.S.s, 17 M.A.s, 12 M.D.s and
7 J.D.s. Data are missing for many graduates and over 20 alums are in the candidate
phase for advanced degrees.