Established in 1925, Delta State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Cleveland (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Mississippi. Officially accredited/recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Delta State University is a small (enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Delta State University offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 91 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this US higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. Delta State University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.