A new college affordability poll has placed Delaware State University among the most affordable among mathematics schools in the mid-east U.S.

Affordable Colleges Online has ranked Delaware State University as the fourth most affordable mathematics program among 27 ranked colleges and universities in the mid-east region. The University of Delaware, the only other school from the First State listed in this poll, is ranked as the sixth more affordable.

For a school to be eligible for this Affordable Colleges Online mathematics program rankings, the institution had to offer a doctorate-level program in mathematics and be fully accredited as an institution. The eligible schools also had to have a net price tuition under $30,000 (net price tuition = total attendance cost per student minus average grant or scholarship aid awarded per students).

According to that criteria, the top 10 most affordable mathematics program in the mid-east are:

- City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate School and University Center
- Stony Brook University
- State University of New York (SUNY) at Albany
- Delaware State University
- University at Buffalo (SUNY)
- University of Delaware
- University of Maryland – College Park
- University of Maryland – Baltimore County
- New Jersey Institute of Technology
- State University of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton

DSU offers a Master of Science Degree Program in Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Education, as well as a Doctoral Program in Allied Mathematics & Mathematical Physics. The University also has undergraduate degrees programs in Mathematics, Mathematics Education, and Mathematics with Computer Sciences.

To see the full list of mathematics programs in the Affordable College Online rankings, visit http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/campus-colleges/mathematics-colleges/mid-east-region/ [1].