Largest Graduate Schools

For academic year 2019-2020, Liberty University has the most enrolled graduate students of 33,217 students. University of Southern California and New York University have the large number of graduate students followed by Liberty University. Next table shows the top 25 graduate schools by graduate enrollment with tuition and number of offered programs. We exclude the online completely schools that all programs are offered only online and all students have enrolled online exclusively.
Largest Graduate Schools (2019-2020)
School NameGraduate Student PopulationTuition & FeesNumber of Programs
TotalStudents Enrolled Online exclusivelyMenWomenIn-StateOut-of-StateTotalOnline Programs
1Liberty UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsLynchburg, VA 33,21731,396
(94.52%)
13,19820,019 $8,400 9085
2University of Southern CaliforniaPrivate, 4 yearsLos Angeles, CA 27,4036,691
(24.42%)
12,17915,224 $47,107 47275
3New York UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsNew York, NY 25,1141,503
(5.98%)
10,68214,432 $35,562 44121
4Columbia University in the City of New YorkPrivate, 4 yearsNew York, NY 22,861586
(2.56%)
10,43912,422 $49,968 37518
5University of Phoenix-ArizonaPrivate, 4 yearsTempe, AZ 21,71621,175
(97.51%)
5,80915,907 $16,752 5745
6Harvard UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA 21,6163,238
(14.98%)
10,82110,795 $49,214 274-
7Southern New Hampshire UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsManchester, NH 21,37519,983
(93.49%)
7,22114,154 $18,810 6145
8Johns Hopkins UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBaltimore, MD 20,0888,297
(41.30%)
9,33010,758 $57,556 28170
9University of FloridaPublic, 4 yearsGainesville, FL 16,7273,585
(21.43%)
7,5899,138 $12,737$29,302 23051
10Georgia Institute of Technology-Main CampusPublic, 4 yearsAtlanta, GA 16,6749,322
(55.91%)
12,8033,871 $16,088$31,164 862
11University of Michigan-Ann ArborPublic, 4 yearsAnn Arbor, MI 16,398241
(1.47%)
8,3808,018 $24,218$48,532 3519
12University of Minnesota-Twin CitiesPublic, 4 yearsMinneapolis, MN 16,297739
(4.53%)
7,3628,935 $19,221$28,845 3452
13Boston UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA 16,1422,439
(15.11%)
6,8629,280 $55,502 27125
14University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignPublic, 4 yearsChampaign, IL 15,7874,348
(27.54%)
8,5227,265 $18,083$31,490 23932
15George Washington UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWashington, DC 15,6264,657
(29.80%)
6,3569,270 $31,824 33784
16Nova Southeastern UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsFort Lauderdale, FL 15,5316,131
(39.48%)
4,54510,986 $21,206 19998
17University of Washington-Seattle CampusPublic, 4 yearsSeattle, WA 15,301434
(2.84%)
7,0348,267 $19,293$33,534 43610
18Texas A & M University-College StationPublic, 4 yearsCollege Station, TX 14,936927
(6.21%)
8,1376,799 $10,173$22,196 24449
19Ohio State University-Main CampusPublic, 4 yearsColumbus, OH 14,3501,298
(9.05%)
6,3547,996 $12,425$36,009 21912
20Rutgers University-New BrunswickPublic, 4 yearsNew Brunswick, NJ 14,2152,154
(15.15%)
5,5058,710 $19,983$32,391 23423
21University of PennsylvaniaPrivate, 4 yearsPhiladelphia, PA 14,009271
(1.93%)
6,2017,808 $40,182 2554
22Northwestern UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsEvanston, IL 13,485654
(4.85%)
6,9166,569 $56,567 2485
23The University of Texas at ArlingtonPublic, 4 yearsArlington, TX 13,4277,170
(53.40%)
4,6088,819 $10,248$22,980 10115
24University of California-Los AngelesPublic, 4 yearsLos Angeles, CA 12,960334
(2.58%)
6,8866,074 $12,953$28,055 2131
25University of Wisconsin-MadisonPublic, 4 yearsMadison, WI 11,758595
(5.06%)
5,7186,040 $12,180$25,506 28111
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