Delta State University is a public, state school located in the small town setting of Cleveland, MS.
Founded in 1924, Delta State University currently enrolls around 2,999 students a year, including 2,331 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.
As of 2021, the total market value of the school endowment was $39,381,234. The school spends $7,885 for each full-time student enrolled.
Acceptance rate: 100%
Average GPA: 3.35
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It is not competitive to get into Delta State University. Delta State University accepts around 100 percent of applicants each year. Last year, 517 students applied to Delta State University and 515 were admitted.
The average high school GPA for a student at Delta State University is 3.35 out of 4.0.
Delta State University reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.
Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.
Out of the 405 students who started at Delta State University as first-time freshman, 93 graduate within four years.
Around 39 percent of students who started at Delta State University earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.
Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Delta State University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Delta State University is Continuous processing.
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The median ACT score of an admitted student to Delta State University is 21. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Delta State University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1250 and Above
990 to 1250
990 and Less
The median SAT score for Delta State University students is 1112. Applicants with SAT scores of 1250 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Delta State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 990 to 1250 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 990 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Delta State University.
Wondering what life at Delta State University is like? There are approximately 3,751 students enrolled at Delta State University, including 3,109 undergraduate students and 642 graduate students. 64% percent of students attend school full-time, 83% percent are from MS and 17% percent of students are from other states.
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