Delta State University

Acceptance Rate 99.78 %
SAT Average 1,070
2023 Tuition & Fees $8,605
Student Population 2,727
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,469

Academic Overview

Delta State University Campus, Cleveland, MS
Delta State University is a public, four-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 2023 tuition & fees is $8,360 for Mississippi residents and $8,605 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $8,360 for Mississippi residents and $8,605 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,727 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 99.78% and the graduation rate is 44% 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.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Delta State's tuition & fees is $8,360 for Mississippi residents and $8,605 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $8,360 for in-state students and $8,605 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Mississippi ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Delta State. The acceptance rate of Delta State is 99.78% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 29.37%. The average graduation rate is 44% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,469 and 75% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,727 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Delta State University is 99.78 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Delta State University is 44 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Delta State University is 65 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Delta State University is 2,727
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Delta State University is 10 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,469 at Delta State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1003 W Sunflower Road, Cleveland, MS 38733
Online Applicationwww.deltastate.edu/academic-affairs/admissions/
Financial Aidwww.deltastate.edu/student-affairs/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatornpcalc.deltastate.edu/
Veterans Tuitionwww.deltastate.edu/academic-affairs/registrars-office/veteran-affairs-education-benefits/
Disability Servicewww.deltastate.edu/student-affairs/campus-counseling-center/disability-services/

Offered Degrees

Delta State offers 61 major programs through online and on-site education where 16 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
One but less than two years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree350
Master's Degree1911
Post Master's Degree11
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship11
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: $3,584)

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