Delta State University Graduate Schools

Delta State University (referred to as Delta State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Cleveland, MS. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Delta State University is $6,859 for Mississippi residents and $8,360 for out-of-state students. The school has 640 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,715 including undergraduate students.

Delta State University Graduate School Overview

Delta State University (referred to as Delta State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Cleveland, MS. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1930 - Current).
Delta State Directory Information
School NameDelta State University (Delta State)
Address1003 W Sunflower Road, Cleveland, MS 38733
Phone662-846-3000
Webhttps://www.deltastate.edu
Online Applicationhttps://apply.deltastate.edu/Ellucian.ERecruiting.Web.External/Pages/Login.aspx
Financial Infohttps://www.deltastate.edu/student-life/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Delta State University is $6,859 for Mississippi residents and $8,360 for out-of-state students. The school has 640 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,715 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 21 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 14 programs are available online classes.
Delta State Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$8,360
$6,859 for Mississippi Residents
Student Population640
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs21 graduate programs
(14 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Delta State University is $6,859 for Mississippi residents and $8,360 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $0 for Mississippi residents and $455 for out-of-state students. Delta State University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Delta State 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Mississippi Residents$6,859
Out-of-State$8,360
Tuition per Credit Hour
Mississippi Residents$0
Out-of-State$455
Delta State University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Delta State
Distance Learning (Online Classes)14 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Delta State University is $6,859 for Mississippi residents and $8,360 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.94% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Mississippi ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$6,739$120$6,739$120
2018-2019$7,076$170$7,076$170
2019-2020$7,501$170$7,501$170
2020-2021$7,951$170$7,951$170
2021-2022--$8,190$170
The graduate school tuition & fees of Delta State is relatively inexpensive compared to public graduate schools in Mississippi. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Mississippi graduate tuition is $11,022 (public) / $14,186 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Delta State University$6,859$8,360
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Mississippi Graduate Schools$7,899$12,663
Public$7,899$11,022
Private$14,186
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $12,814 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Delta State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.09% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $10,608. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$7,584$3,600$7,552$4,500
2018-2019$7,722$3,600$5,722$4,500
2019-2020$7,908$3,800$5,908$4,700
2020-2021$7,985$3,800$5,908$4,700
2021-2022$8,114$3,800$5,908$4,700
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $455 at Delta State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.94% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$374
2018-2019$393
2019-2020$417
2020-2021$442
2021-2022$455

Graduate Programs at Delta State

Delta State University offers 22 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 355 students have completed their study at Delta State University.
Offered Degrees at Delta State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree1711336
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1012
Doctor's degree - other116
Post Master's Degree331
Total2215355
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Delta State University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Family Practice Nurse/Nursing program with 1 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 77 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Education program with 12 completers.
Delta State University offers 22 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 355 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 336 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 6 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 1 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (5 completers) 184 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration69-
Special Education and Teaching6-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services27-
Elementary Education and Teaching51-
Secondary Education and Teaching4-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels10-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching17-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 5 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies5-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences1-
Science Technologies/Technicians [+] (2 completers) 9 completers-
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician0-
Science Technologies/Technicians (other)9-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 9 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies9-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 8 completers-
0-
Community Organization and Advocacy8-
Transportation And Materials Moving [+] (2 completers) 26 completers-
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology0-
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations26-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Intermedia/Multimedia0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 9 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)9-
Business [+] 85 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management77-
Accounting8-
Total336
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 0 completers-
Total12
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Nursing Practice6-
Total6
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Nursing Administration0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1-
Nursing Education0-
Total1

Graduate Student Population at Delta State

For academic year 2021-2022, total 668 students enrolled into Delta State University graduate schools where it has total 3,715 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 254 full-time and 414 part-time graduate students. By gender, 216 male and 452 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total668216452
Full-time25493161
Part-tme414123291
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 292 White (43.71%), 288 Black/African American (43.11%), 20 Hispanic (2.99%), 4 Asian (0.60%), and 64 students with other races. 28 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total668216452
American Indian/Native American110
Asian404
Black/African American28866222
Hispanic20911
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White292106186
Two More422
Un-Known311318
Non-resident Alien28199
Delta State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 553 graduate students (82.78% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 96 graduate students (14.37% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total668
Enrolled Online Exclusively553
Enrolled Some Online Courses96
Not in Online Courses19

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