2020 Average Graduate Tuition in North Carolina

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate school tuition & fees is $7,080 for North Carolina residents and $15,407 for out-of-state students over 582 graduate schools in North Carolina. Duke University has the highest graduate tuition & fees ($56,888) and Methodist University has the second highest costs ($56,888) in North Carolina.
The average cost per credit hour, for part-time students and/or overloaded credits, is $382 for North Carolina residents and $833 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the 2020 average graduate school tuition & fees for North Carolina graduate schools.
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees in North Carolina (2019-2020)
Tuition & Fees
North Carolina residents$7,080
Out-of-State$15,407
Cost per Credit Hour
North Carolina residents$382
Out-of-State$833

North Carolina Graduate School Tuition & Fees Changes from 2011 to 2020

The tuition & fees of North Carolina graduate schools have increased 24.09% ($3,294) from $13,675(2011) to $16,969 (2020). Next table shows the changes of North Carolina graduate school tuition & fees for last 10 years.
North Carolina Graduate School Tuition Changes from 2011 to 2020
YearNorth Carolina Residents In-State Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesNorth Carolina Residents Cost per Credit HourOut-of-State Tuition & Fees
2011$5,419$13,675$328$829
2012$5,919$13,705$344$808
2013$6,451$14,564$366$824
2014$6,852$14,870$394$859
2015$7,039$15,074$378$819
2016$7,365$15,371$395$848
2017$7,671$15,794$391$825
2018$7,882$16,166$403$848
2019$8,024$16,416$403$853
2020$8,140$16,969$411$874
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