College Deliberately: Delta State University

Delta State University is a small, public, four-year University that emphasizes culture, research and character located in the town of Cleveland, MS. It is known for Business Administration and Management, Elementary Education and Teaching and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.

Delta State University

place 1003 W Sunflower Road, Cleveland, MS 38733
phone Phone: (662) 846-3000
web Web: http://www.deltastate.edu/
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Delta State University Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges Accredited 1930-01-01 2024-12-10
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Student Centeredness

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The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
Less than 3% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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Bachelor’s degree
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Delta State University is in NCAA Division II with football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 127
Baseball Men’s 40
Soccer Men’s 39

The complete list of sports at Delta State University is available for members.

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Tuition for Delta State University is in the 19.3 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as inexpensive.
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Welcome to the unofficial Delta College and Planetarium sub-reddit hang out! Ask questions, share resources, vent, or just talk and socialize with other Delta alumni, professors and colleagues.
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Sentiment for tweets that say ‘Delta State University’ or an alias (see above). Twitter limits its API to the previous 7 days or 18,000 tweets. This chart shows the average daily sentiment of tweets containing Delta State University within those restrictions.
An approximation of whether tweets from the area around Delta State University are, on average, positive or negative.
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Sentiment for tweets from an area 2mi around Delta State University. Twitter limits its API to the previous 7 days or 18,000 tweets. This chart shows the average daily sentiment for tweets from around Delta State University within those restrictions. The chart will update as we get access to twitter’s full API.
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