$7,076

Tuition

$20,068

Cost of Attendance

$12,814

Net Price

Delta State University (DSU) Tuition and Fees

At Delta State University they offer added value to students. With tuition well below the national average for private universities, Delta State University is one of the least expensive independent universities in Mississippi. When comparing schools, it is wise to consider more than just the total cost. Be sure to factor into the total cost, the type of financial aid you are eligible to receive, class size, student services and academic reputation, in order to determine the true value.

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$7,246$7,246
Book & Supplies$1,500$1,500
Room & Board cost$7,722$7,722
Other Expenses$3,600$3,600
Total Cost of Attendance$20,068$20,068

When choosing a university it is advised to have an in-depth understanding of the various costs that go into getting your degree. As shown in the table the cost of attendance is $20,068, with tuition remaining the same at $7,246, the books and supplies are at $1,500 and the Room and boarding are at $7,722.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$12,814

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$10,719

$30,001 to $48,000

$11,716

$48,001 to $75,000

$12,560

$75,001 to $110,000

$16,079

$110,000+

$17,060

The average net price while attending Delta State University is $12,814. Net price is an indicator of what it actually costs to attend Delta State University when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

As shown in the table the net price paid by those students who have a family income from $0 to $30,000 is only $10,719 but those who have a family income of over $110,000 have to pay a net price of $17,060. This is done to facilitate the students who come from low-income families so that they don’t have to face any hardship while getting their degree.

Student Loans

Example Loans

$43,568

Stafford Loan Interest

4.5%

Time to Pay off Student Loan

N/A

Example monthly payment

$452

Total interest paid

$10,689

Sum of Loan Payments

$54,257

To have a realistic understanding of how much it will cost to study at Delta State University (DSU) here is an example one can consider to estimate the payment amounts one will incur with a student loan. Take a loan of $43,568 for example. This will result in a $5,426 payment to be made each year. We can assume that the interest rate is 4.5% post any refinancing or consolidation activities with a NA repayment plan. Then the total payment made towards the loan is $54,257 which is $10,689 in addition to the principal amount, which constitutes the interest payment made throughout the life of the loan.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$7,246$7,246
Room & Board Cost$7,722$7,722
Total Tuition & Fees$14,968$14,968

As shown in the table the UG total tuition and fees for the out - state and in-state students are $14,968. The room and boarding for both in-state and outstate remain the same at $7,722.

Graduate Tuition and Fees

In-stateOut-State
Tuition$7,076$7,076
Fees$170$170

The graduate cost per credit is $393 and the undergraduate cost per credit is $295. It should be noted that not all schools permit single class enlistment. These costs ought to be utilized for correlation purposes with regards to the amount it might cost to take a class at Delta State University versus different schools.

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019$393
Undergraduate2018 - 2019$295

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & Board$7,722$5,722
Other Expense$3,600$4,500
Book & Supplies$1,500$1,500

Choosing between an on-campus or off-campus room and board depends on the convenience of the student. The books and supplies cost $1,500 and the other expenses one can expect are $3,600 for those on campus and $4,500 for those students who are off-campus.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

$7,722

Off Campus

$5,722

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

$3,600

Off Campus

$4,500

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$1,500

Off Campus

$1,500

Choosing between an on-campus or off-campus room and board depends on the convenience of the student. The books and supplies cost $1,500 and the other expenses one can expect are $3,600 for those on campus and $4,500 for those students who are off-campus.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Doctorate $39,269 $367
Bachelors $2,810 $281
Masters $11,220 $374

Delta State University (DSU) offers 4 online programs across 3 Majors.

Projected Price for a 4 year degree

Based on published tuition prices, the estimate of the current cost of a 4-year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Delta State University to be $80,272 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 7.4% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

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