At Delaware Valley University, you won’t just sit in a classroom, and you’ll never be lost in a lecture hall. DelVal professors will get to know you by name. They provide challenging, engaging courses that are focused on providing relevant, real-world experience. At DelVal, you will find not just teachers, but mentors who want to see you succeed. With our 15:1 student-faculty ratio, there is no room for anonymity.

AT A GLANCE

Our campus is located in picturesque Bucks County, Pennsylvania. DelVal combines the comfort of small-town living with the excitement of big-city access.

Graduate Success
DelVal’s graduates are who employers are looking for. Delaware Valley University surveyed members of the Class of 2016 and found that 90.7% of the survey respondents indicated a career outcome of either employment, continued education, service work, or military service. 

Academic Merit Scholarships
You can afford a private, personal education at a school like DelVal. You worked hard to do well in high school. Let your GPA help you pay for the next step in your education. We offer a wide-range of merit-based academic scholarships for high-achieving students. Contact our admission office to see what you qualify for.

Affordable
Selecting the right university is important, but so is paying for it. Ninety-eight percent of incoming students receive financial aid, helping make affording DelVal a reality.

Majors and Specializations

Agribusiness (BS)
- Agriculture and Food Marketing
- Crops, Horticulture, and Hydroponics
- Livestock, Dairy, and Equine
Animal Science (BS)
- Livestock Science and Management
- Pre-professional
Biology (BS)
- Botany
- Ecology/Environmental Biology
- Microbiology and Biotechnology
- Pre-professional Biology
- Zoology
Business Administration (BS)
- Accounting
- General Business
- Management
- Marketing
- Sports Management
Chemistry (BS)
- Biochemistry (BS)
Environmental Science (BS)
- Build Your Own
- Habitat Management
- Pollution/Remediation
- Soils and Land Use
- Water Quality/Watershed Management
Equine Management (BS)
- Business Management
- Instruction and Training
- Media and Communication
Equine Science (BS)
- Breeding
Food Science (BS)
Food Technology (BS)
- Nutrition Science
History, Policy, and Society (BA)
- Policy
- Public History
Horticulture (BS)
- Commercial Crop Production and Marketing
Interdisciplinary Studies (BA/BS)
Landscape Architecture (BS)
Landscape Design/Build (BS)
- Build Your Own
- Construction Management
- Design
- Entrepreneurial
- Plants and Grounds Management
Literary Studies (BA)
- Policy
- Public History
Media and Communication (BA)
Restaurant and Food Service Management (BS)
Secondary Education (BS)
- Agriculture Certification
- Biology Certification
- Chemistry Certification
- English Certification
- General Science Certification
- Social Studies Certification
Small Animal Science (BS)
Sustainable Agriculture Systems (BS)
Turf Management (BS)
Zoo Science (BS)
Undeclared/Undecided

Pre-professional Studies
Dentistry
Medicine
Optometry
Physical Therapy
Veterinary



The Experience 360 Program
DelVal has been focused providing real-world experience for more than 120 years. Our students study everything from the life, physical, environmental, and agricultural sciences to majors in business and the humanities. No matter what they major in, 100% of DelVal’s students will gain real-world experience before graduation through our Experience360 Program. 

Honors at DelVal
The Honors Program attracts outstanding students who participate in exciting, challenging, provocative, and fun academic and extracurricular programming. Members of the Honors Living Learning Community room together in a special honors residence hall, take core classes with other honors students, and benefit from working closely with faculty mentors. DelVal offers honors electives in topics like Classic Rock, Family History, Science Fiction, and Religion in Pennsylvania to bring students together for discussion.

Make a difference
DelVal students and faculty are committed to changing the world for the better. Our entire community cultivates inspiration, intelligence, and imagination to inspire new thinking, debate new options, and create new initiatives. Whether you want to make your mark in your community or across the globe, DelVal is an ideal environment for somebody who dreams of doing more and being more.

A fun, vibrant campus life
DelVal offers fun student life events and more than 70 clubs and organizations. Whether you want to protect bees, host a weekly podcast, or perform gymnastics on horseback, we have something for you. Our student-athletes, cheerleaders, and fans also love being involved with our 22 winning and competitive Division III teams.