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#4 Best Public Universities in Mississippi

Delta State University

Cleveland, Mississippi

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Overview

Student Population
3,715
Delta State University overview
Location Cleveland, Mississippi
Online deltastate.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Remote Town
Delta State University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Cleveland, Mississippi, Delta State University is a small four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 1,072 prospective students applied, and 1,008 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 290 enrolled in the school.  2,260 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,455 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $7,501 plus fees of $170. Delta State University is ranked 804 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

5/10
Overall
6/10
Academics
4/10
Resources
4/10
Outcomes
4/10
Value

Delta State University is rated within the lower 40% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Delta State University within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Average
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SAT 980/1250
ACT 18/24
GPA 3.11
Applications Accepted
94% 
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Applications Due Aug 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Mississippi Resident Tuition
$7,501
In State Costs for Delta State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$170
Room and Board $7,908
Budget for Other Expenses$3,800
Total One Year Cost$20,879
Out of State Resident Tuition
$7,501
Out of State Costs for Delta State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$170
Room and Board $7,908
Budget for Other Expenses$3,800
Total One Year Cost$20,879

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$37,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
32% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Delta State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 22%
Education 19%
Health Professions 13%
Work and Family Studies 6%
Biology 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=175616 IPEDS survey data for Delta State University.

Current students may use the Delta State University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.