Delta State University: Ranking & Review

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Cleveland
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United States
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World
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110743836
Top 23%

Delta State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate87%85%89%
Applicants879390489
Admissions764330434
Enrolled undergraduates320156164
Enrolled total (including graduate students)3,7851,4702,315

1,745 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

669 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores21
Percent of students submitting SAT scores7%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
540
Math
530

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores298
Percent of students submitting ACT scores93%
ACT Composite
20
ACT English
21
ACT Math
20

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25. Application fee for graduates - $30.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Delta State University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$19,543$19,543
Off-campus$20,411$20,411
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $7,584 and other expenses per full academic year.

Delta State University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,277 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$6,739$6,739
Fees for full-time undergraduates$120$120
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$281$281
Tuition for Full-time graduates$6,739$6,739
Fees for full-time graduates$120$120
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$374$374

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Education11514614275
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services9790187
Health Professions and Related Programs83136102
Visual and Performing Arts3737
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3535
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences3434
Transportation and Materials Moving112132
Public Administration and Social Service Professions27330
Psychology1818
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies1616
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11314
Science Technologies & Technicians8513
Social Sciences99
English Language and Literature & Letters88
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities145
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs44
History22
Physical Sciences22
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Mathematics and Statistics11
Legal Professions and Studies
Grand Total851228520825

A total of 520 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Delta State University.

At the master's and doctor's level 305 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate40%36%42%
  • Full-time retention rate - 71%
  • Part-time retention rate - 0%

General info

Founded1924
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsgreen, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff544
Instructional FTE188
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.deltastate.edu
Address1003 W Sunflower Road
Cleveland, Mississippi, 38733
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Remote
City population16,000
Phone6628463000
Fax+1 (662) 846 4016

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