Student Population at Delta State
A total of 2,727 students have enrolled at Delta State University - 2,041 undergraduate and 686 graduate.
By gender, 1,034 male and 1,693 female students are attending Delta State University. By attendance status, there are 1,764 full-time students and 963 part-time students.
The number of students at Delta State University is very small compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Mississippi.
Delta State University offers online degree/certificate programs and 762 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment Comparison Chart
The below chart compares the student population between Delta State University and similar colleges.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 1,034 male and 1,693 female students attending Delta State. The male-to-female student ratio is 0.61 to 1 and the ratio is than national average (the national average is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status at Delta State.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 1,459 White students (53.50%) and 967 Black or African American students (35.46%) at Delta State University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Delta State University.
|American Indian or Alaska Native||5||2||3|
|Black or African American||657||239||418|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||2||2||0|
|Two or More Races||34||20||14|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||1||1||0|
|Black or African American||310||79||231|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||0||0||0|
|Two or More Races||3||3||0|
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 1,928 students whose age under twenty five and 523 students whose age is over thirty years old at Delta State University.
Especially, 230 students are younger than eighteen and 41 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Delta State University.
|65 and over||38||5||33|
|65 and over||3||0||3|
Online Student Population
At Delta State University, 1,862 students (68.28% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 762 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 601 students live in Mississippi where Delta State University is located in and 153 students have enrolled from other states.
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||762||194||568|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||1,100||1,033||67|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||865||814||51|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||762||194||568|
|Other State in U.S.||153||36||117|
|Outside of U.S.||8||3||5|