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School Mission

As a regional Carnegie Master's I university located in Cleveland- Mississippi- Delta State University serves as an educational and cultural center for the Mississippi Delta- emphasizing service to the Northern Delta counties and its campus centers in Clarksdale and Greenville. The University offers undergraduate- graduate and continuing education programs of study leading to baccalaureate and master's degrees in the Colleges of Arts and Sciences- Business- Education and the School of Nursing- as well as a Doctorate in Education. Emphasis is placed on excellence in instruction- followed by service and research- in the creation of a community of scholars. With special attention to small classes- a friendly environment- and a broad liberal arts foundation- the University encourages significant student-faculty interactions. Delta State provides programs and services that promote intellectual- cultural- ethical- physical- and social development. Students from different cultural- socioeconomic- and ethnic backgrounds will develop the ability to respect and evaluate the thoughts of others; to develop- assess- and express their own thoughts effectively; and to use the techniques of research and performance associated with their disciplines.

School Location

Delta State University
Hwy 8 West
Cleveland, Mississippi

Latitude: +33.62402
Longitude: -090.81954

School Phone Number

(662) 846-3000

School Type

Public- 4-year or above

School Program Length

Four or more years

School Status


Degrees Granted by Level

Degrees Granted in 2009  
Associate's Degrees 0
Bachelor's Degrees 559
Master's Degrees 291

Degrees Granted by Length

Degrees Granted in 2009  
1-Year Degrees 0
2-Year Degrees 0
4-Year Degrees 0

School Student Body Size


Average Culinary Tuition for a Year in 2009


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