Delta State is a public university located in Cleveland, Mississippi. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,259 undergraduate students. The Delta State acceptance rate is 89%. Popular majors include Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, Nursing, and Elementary Education. Graduating 35% of students, Delta State alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $28,400.
NCAA Division II (with football)
Gulf South Conference
Delta State University Rankings
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Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.18 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.20 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.19 responses
Most Popular Majors
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching63 Graduates
Elementary Education41 Graduates
Family Studies and Consumer Sciences34 Graduates
Social Work and Youth Services27 Graduates
Business Administration and Management23 Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say that Greek life is pretty big.30 responses
- of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.36 responses
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.13 responses
Delta State University Reviews
Delta State University is one of the most affordable colleges in the entire country. With the PTK scholarship, your full tuition is paid. That along with FASFA (Pell Grant) you really only need one loan. Our student body is small less than 3000 but very diverse as there is an exceptional number of foreign exchange students. It's a fun and fascinating experience to meet people from other countries and cultures! Small campus is easy to navigate and they recently repaved all the roads.
Delta State's student body is very diverse, which gives a great opportunity to meet new people from other countries and cultures! There is always something to do on campus, also many organizations to join. Although it is a small campus, everyone is friendly and we are all a family!
Delta State University(DSU) is a wonderful campus that thrives on diversity and hospitality. While DSU is lacking in structure at the administrative level, the professors and staff make the experience worth while. Regardless of Race and cultural background the DSU does a fantastic job of making sure that every is welcome and has the opportunity to engage with other student around the campus. As far as academics, DSU provides a challenging yet rewarding standard of knowledge that with the proper tools can provide everything you'll need in your respective career field.