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Delta State University Tuition & Cost

Cleveland, Mississippi

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How much does it cost to attend?

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

Residents of Mississippi pay an annual total price of $20,879 to attend Delta State University on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $7,501 for tuition, $7,908 room and board, $1,500 for books and supplies and $170 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $20,879 which is 0% higher than Mississippi residents. The tuition charge is $7,501 while room and board is $7,908, books and supplies are $1,500 and other fees come in at $170.

All price data is sourced from the 2019/2020 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.
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Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend Delta State University when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2018/2019
$12,593
Net Price by Income Delta State University
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$11,053
$30,001 to $48,000$13,138
$48,001 to $75,000$13,244
$75,001 to $110,000$16,031
$110,000+$16,187

The average reported annual net price for Delta State University for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $12,593 in 2018/2019. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

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Financial Aid

88% of full-time undergrad Delta State University received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $7,143 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 56% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $5,521 and 3% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $9,601.

Finanical Aid Delta State University
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $7,143 88%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $5,169 65%
Pell Grants $4,931 46%
Other Federal Grants $723 4%
State and Local Grants $1,685 35%
Federal Student Loans $5,521 56%
Other Student Loans $9,601 3%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Delta State University, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $43,568. The loan balance of $43,568 is a four year multiple of the $10,892 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $416 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 2.75%.

Example Loan $43,568
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $415.69
Total Interest Paid $6,314.41
Sum of All Loan Payments $49,882.41

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
$83,516
Year Mississippi Residents Non Residents
1 $20,879 $20,879
2 $21,913 $21,913
3 $22,999 $22,999
4 $24,138 $24,138

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Delta State University to be $83,516 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 5% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at Delta State University
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Out of State Residents $313 $939 $1,252

Estimated cost for a class at Delta State University based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at Delta State University versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Delta State University Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

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