2020 Average Graduate Tuition in Pennsylvania

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate school tuition & fees is $17,486 for Pennsylvania residents and $20,401 for out-of-state students over 1355 graduate schools in Pennsylvania. Susquehanna University has the highest graduate tuition & fees ($49,180) and Lebanon Valley College has the second highest costs ($49,180) in Pennsylvania.
The average cost per credit hour, for part-time students and/or overloaded credits, is $702 for Pennsylvania residents and $844 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the 2020 average graduate school tuition & fees for Pennsylvania graduate schools.
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees in Pennsylvania (2019-2020)
Tuition & Fees
Pennsylvania residents$17,486
Out-of-State$20,401
Cost per Credit Hour
Pennsylvania residents$702
Out-of-State$844

Pennsylvania Graduate School Tuition & Fees Changes from 2011 to 2020

The tuition & fees of Pennsylvania graduate schools have increased 25.27% ($4,492) from $17,781(2011) to $22,273 (2020). Next table shows the changes of Pennsylvania graduate school tuition & fees for last 10 years.
Pennsylvania Graduate School Tuition Changes from 2011 to 2020
YearPennsylvania Residents In-State Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesPennsylvania Residents Cost per Credit HourOut-of-State Tuition & Fees
2011$14,062$17,781$575$750
2012$14,869$18,617$609$777
2013$15,225$19,066$626$795
2014$15,829$19,649$646$818
2015$16,317$19,990$664$838
2016$16,594$20,669$679$867
2017$17,890$21,207$692$860
2018$18,629$22,079$718$892
2019$19,470$22,494$742$909
2020$18,539$22,273$756$927
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