Delta State University

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Distinguishing Characteristics

Graduate program(s)
Name: Degree Type:
Nurse Educator masters
Nurse Administrator masters
Family Nurse Practitioner masters
Adult/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner masters
Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner masters
Doctor of Nursing Practice doctorate
Distinguishing characteristics of online program (as submitted by school)

Asynchronous delivery,but does allow for "real-time" interaction as desired by faculty and student;flexible program of study(both full-time and part-time options); provides enrollment in non-degree courses that can be transferred into program of study once accepted;no out-of-state tuition

School type Public
Online grad programs CCNE accredited Yes
Online grad programs NLNAC accredited No
Terms Semester

Program Offerings

Online master's in nursing degree programs 6
Concentrations offered
Nursing practitioner
Nursing administration/leadership
Nursing education
More specialized departments/concentrations offered
Adult/geriatric – primary
Family/primary care
Psychiatric/mental health

Course Offerings

Credit-granting courses 6


Instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 9 full-time; 2 part-time
Instructional faculty with Ph.D. or terminal degree 100% full-time; 50% part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 9
Average experience teaching online courses 6 years
Program fully finances faculty training Yes
Tech staff supporting faculty 6 full-time; 0 part-time

Class Size

Average class size 15
Maximum class size 20

Integration With Campus

Can earn degree entirely online Depends
Can earn degree entirely abroad N/A
Possible in-person attendance requirements
Orientations Yes
Group projects/simulations Yes
Exams No
Classes include campus-based students N/A


One-year retention rates
One-year retention rates


Graduation rates N/A
Most frequent duration of time for new students to graduate 2.0 years
Program target time to graduate 2 years
Required time to earn degree 6 years

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