School Overview

Delaware State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Dover, Delaware. Delaware State ranked 2nd in Delaware Colleges and 25th in Federal Region III.
It has a total enrollment of 5,200 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. Delaware State's acceptance rate is 58.84% last year (undergraduate school).
Delaware State University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Contact Information
Address1200 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, DE 19901
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Delaware State University is 58.84% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 36.50%. The application fees are $35 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate58.84 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)36.50 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$35
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

Delaware State's 2022 tuition & fees is $8,358 for Delaware residents and $18,280 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $5,510 for Delaware residents and $11,726 for out-of-students.
Delaware ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,358$18,280
Graduate Tuition & Fees$5,510$11,726
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 5,200 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 406 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Delaware State has 4,399 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 801 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students5,200
Undergraduate Students4,399
Graduate Students801
Online Enrollment406

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs116 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification