Delaware State University

Dover, Delaware


Student Population
Delaware State University overview
Location Dover, Delaware
Online desu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Delaware State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Dover, Delaware, Delaware State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 7,000 prospective students applied, and 3,442 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,047 enrolled in the school.  4,020 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 566 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $7,038 plus fees of $830. Delaware State University is ranked 876 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy
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SAT 840/1010
ACT 17/22
GPA 2.94
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Aug 20, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

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Annual Cost to Attend

Delaware Resident Tuition
In State Costs for Delaware State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,900
Other Fees$830
Room and Board $11,433
Budget for Other Expenses$2,219
Total One Year Cost$23,420
Out of State Resident Tuition
Out of State Costs for Delaware State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,900
Other Fees$830
Room and Board $11,433
Budget for Other Expenses$2,219
Total One Year Cost$32,456

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$36,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
35% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Delaware State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 15%
Psychology 13%
Communication 12%
Social Sciences 10%
Health Professions 10%

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