Delta State University

Acceptance Rate 100 %
SAT Average 1,005
Tuition & Fees $8,360
Student Population 2,999
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,946

Academic Overview

Delta State University Campus, Cleveland, MS
Delta State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Cleveland, Mississippi. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 tuition & fees are $7,671 for Mississippi residents and $8,360 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,999 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 100% and the graduation rate is 39% last year.
The salary after graduation from Delta State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $37,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of Delta State University are $7,671 for Mississippi residents and $8,360 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $7,671 for in-state students and $8,360 for out-of-state students.
Delta State University 2022 Tuition & Fees
Mississippi ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Delta State. The acceptance rate of Delta State is 100% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 29%. The average graduation rate is 39% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $6,946 and 64% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,999 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Delta State University is 100 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Delta State University is 39 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Delta State University is 67 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Delta State University is 2,999
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Delta State University is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,946 at Delta State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Delta State offers 61 major programs through online and on-site education where 17 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 certificate21
One but less than two years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree361
Master's Degree1711
Post Master's Degree33
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10
Doctor's degree - professional practice11

Special Learning Opportunities

Delta State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,277)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,280)

Veterans Benefits

Delta 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