Delaware State University

1200 N. Dupont Highway
Dover, DE 19901
(302) 857-6060

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 894

Type: Public 4-year or above

Main Website:

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $7,336.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $21,862.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $30,218.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 3145 963 4780
Percent admitted 43.74% 39.94% 45.65%
Percent admitted who enrolled 28.43% 31.05% 12.45%
Test Scoring
25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
SAT Critical Reading 410 480
SAT Math 410 490
SAT Writing 390 470
ACT Composite 17 20
ACT English 16 22
ACT Math 16 20
ACT Writing

*Click here for an explanation of 25th and 75th Percentile scoring.

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 97%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 58%
Average Federal Grant $4,259.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 40%
Average state aid $4,601.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 56%
Average institutional aid $5,681.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 81%
Average student loan $7,858.00
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology
Agricultural Business and Management
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
American History (United States)
Animal Sciences
Apparel and Textiles
Applied Mathematics
Art Teacher Education
Art/art Studies
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Biology Teacher Education
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician
Biology/Biological Sciences
Broadcast Journalism
Business Administration and Management
Business Teacher Education
Business/Managerial Economics
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Computer and Information Sciences
Computer Science
Consumer Economics
Curriculum and Instruction
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Educational Leadership and Administration
Elementary Education and Teaching
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
English Language and Literature
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Environmental Science
Fine and Studio Arts Management
Fine/Studio Arts
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies
Foreign Language Teacher Education
French Language and Literature
Health Teacher Education
Historic Preservation and Conservation
Hospitality Administration/Management
Information Science/Studies
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities
Management Science
Marketing/Marketing Management
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Mathematics and Computer Science
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Natural Resources Conservation and Research
Natural Resources Management and Policy
Neurobiology and Neurosciences
Optics/Optical Sciences
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physics Teacher Education
Plant Sciences
Political Science and Government
Pre-veterinary Studies
Public Health
Public Health Education and Promotion
Public Relations/Image Management
Radio and Television
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Social Science Teacher Education
Social Work
Spanish Language and Literature
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management

Delaware State University Scholarships

Delaware Scholarships

Mr. & Mrs. Richard C. McMullen Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled at Wesley College. Students must demonstrate financial need and academic achievement. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Hearst Endowed Scholarship Fund
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled at Wesley College. Applicants must be underserved students planning to reside in the U.S. after graduation. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
State Incentive Grant
Scholarship for Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, or West Virginia residents who are incoming freshmen or transferring students enrolled full-time at Bridgewater College. Due date and number of awards may vary. more...
George P. McLaughlin, III Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled at Wesley College. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Fresh Start Scholarship
Scholarship for female Delaware residents who are undergraduate students enrolled at a two- or four-year college or university in Delaware. Students must be returning to school after a hiatus, be recommended by a social service agency or guidance counselor, and have financial. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...

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