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Delta State University
  • 4 Year
  • CLEVELAND, MS

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade A
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade B minus
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade A

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Delta State is a public university located in Cleveland, Mississippi. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,981 undergraduate students. The Delta State acceptance rate is 94%. Popular majors include Nursing, Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, and Business. Graduating 39% of students, Delta State alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $29,100.

About

1003 W SUNFLOWER ROAD
CLEVELAND, MS 38733
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Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Gulf South Conference

Delta State University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Delta State Admissions

Acceptance Rate
94%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
980-1250
ACT Range
18-24
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$12,593 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$7,143 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
94%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 18 responses
80%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 20 responses
63%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 19 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
2
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
1
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    36%
  • On Campus
    59%
  • Online
    5%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,981 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,128
Undergrads Over 25
12%
Pell Grant
46%
Varsity Athletes
20%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 12 responses
  • Friendly
    83%
  • Approachable
    8%
  • Shy
    8%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
50%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 30 responses
Poll
56%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 36 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 12 responses
  • Amazing
    25%
  • Approve
    25%
  • Dissapointing
    17%
  • Family
    17%
  • Average
    8%
  • Home
    8%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$33,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
39%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
92%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 13 responses

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