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Delta State University

Delta State University

Hwy 8 West
Cleveland, MS 38733
(662) 846-3000

Delta State University is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1924. It is located in town of Cleveland, Mississippi. DSU is the 14th largest institution in the state of Mississippi. It offers students two certificates, 37 bachelors level degrees, 14 masters level degrees, and one degree at the doctoral level. In 2010, 4,327 students sought degrees from the 46 programs at this medium-sized school. It offers subjects such as chemistry and liberal arts. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits Delta State. This school is one of 24 public post-secondary institutions in Mississippi.

Admission

In 2010, 715 students applied for admission to Delta State. DSU admitted 522 out of 715 applicants or 522 students. 297 out of the 522 admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 715 students applied for admission to Delta State. DSU admitted 522 out of 715 applicants or 522 students. 297 out of the 522 admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 73%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 80%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 66%

Student Demographics

4,327 students were enrolled at Delta State in 2010.

Student Demographics

4,327 students were enrolled at Delta State in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1558
  • Total Enrolled Female: 2769
  • Undergraduate Male: 1179
  • Undergraduate Female: 1769
  • Graduate Male: 400
  • Graduate Female: 979

Faculty Demographics

DSU has 254 faculty. 186 out of 254 teachers are full-time, 68 out of 254 instructors are part-time, and just over half of the teachers are women.

Faculty Demographics

DSU has 254 faculty. 186 out of 254 teachers are full-time, 68 out of 254 instructors are part-time, and just over half of the teachers are women.

  • Male: 113
  • Female: 141
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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