Delaware State University

Acceptance Rate 39 %
SAT Average 910
Tuition & Fees $18,280
Student Population 4,739
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $10,120

Academic Overview

Delaware State University Campus, Dover, DE
Delaware State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Dover, Delaware. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $8,358 for Delaware residents and $18,280 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 4,739 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 39% and the graduation rate is 48% last year.
The salary after graduation from Delaware State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $38,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Delaware State University are $8,358 for Delaware residents and $18,280 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $5,510 for in-state students and $11,726 for out-of-state students.
Delaware State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Delaware ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Delaware State. The acceptance rate of Delaware State is 39% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 24%. The average graduation rate is 48% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $10,120 and 73% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 4,739 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Delaware State University is 39 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Delaware State University is 48 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Delaware State University is 72 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Delaware State University is 4,739
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Delaware State University is 15 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,120 at Delaware State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Delaware State offers 115 major programs through online and on-site education where 9 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate20
Bachelor's Degree885
Master's Degree204
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship50

Special Learning Opportunities

Delaware State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,494)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,200)

Veterans Benefits

Delaware State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges