Athens State University Graduate School

Athens State University (referred to as Athens State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Athens, AL.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Athens State is $10,200 for Alabama residents and $16,320 for out-of-state students. The school has 374 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,894 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Athens State University (referred to as Athens State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Athens, AL.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1955 - Current).
Athens State Directory Information
School NameAthens State University (Athens State)
Address300 N Beaty St, Athens, AL 35611
Phone256-233-8100
Webhttps://www.athens.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.athens.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.athens.edu/financial-aid
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Athens State is $10,200 for Alabama residents and $16,320 for out-of-state students. The school has 374 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,894 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 55 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate and Master's. Among them, 35 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$16,320
$10,200 for Alabama Residents
Student Population374
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate and Master's
Number of Programs55 graduate programs
(35 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Athens State is $10,200 for Alabama residents and $16,320 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $348 for Alabama residents and $603 for out-of-state students.
Athens State offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Alabama Residents$10,200
Out-of-State$16,320
Tuition per Credit Hour
Alabama Residents$348
Out-of-State$603
Athens State offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)35 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Athens State University is $10,200 for Alabama residents and $16,320 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 17.85% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2018-2019$7,968-$7,968-
2019-2020$6,936$1,224$12,000$1,224
2020-2021$6,936$1,224$12,000$1,224
2021-2022$7,800$1,848$12,000$1,848
2022-2023$8,352$1,848$14,472$1,848
The graduate school tuition & fees of Athens State is relatively inexpensive compared to public graduate schools in Alabama. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the Alabama graduate tuition is $20,935 (public) / $13,831 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Athens State University$10,200$16,320
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Alabama Graduate Schools$10,966$16,792
Public$9,892$20,935
Private$13,831
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $348 for Alabama residents and $603 for other students at Athens State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 20.60% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
2018-2019$332$332
2019-2020$289$500
2020-2021$289$500
2021-2022$325$500
2022-2023$348$603

Graduate Programs at Athens State

Athens State University offers 4 graduate programs for Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 81 students have completed their study at Athens State University.
Offered Degrees at Athens State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree3380
Post Bachelor's Degree111
Total4481
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Athens State University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management program with 1 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management program with 43 completers.
Athens State University offers 4 programs through Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered online completely. Last year total 81 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 80 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 1 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Education [+] (1 completers) 32 completers
Technical Teacher Education32
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] (1 completers) 5 completers
Religion/Religious Studies5
Business [+] 43 completers
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management43
Total80
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Business [+] 1 completers
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management1
Total1

Graduate Student Population at Athens State

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 374 students enrolled into Athens State University graduate schools where it has total 2,894 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 46 full-time and 328 part-time graduate students. By gender, 143 male and 231 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total374143231
Full-time461531
Part-tme328128200
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 214 White (57.22%), 114 Black/African American (30.48%), 15 Hispanic (4.01%), 10 Asian (2.67%), and 21 students with other races. 1 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total374143231
American Indian/Native American642
Asian1064
Black/African American1143678
Hispanic1587
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander101
White21484130
Two More945
Un-Known404
Non-resident Alien110
Athens State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 372 graduate students (99.47% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 2 graduate students (0.53% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total374
Enrolled Online Exclusively372
Enrolled Some Online Courses2
Not in Online Courses0
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Athens State University. 33 students are aged 20 to 24 (8.82% of total students), 63 students are aged above 50 (16.84%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Athens State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total374143231
Age 20-21312
Age 22-24301119
Age 25-29592237
Age 30-34622339
Age 35-39743044
Age 40-49833350
Age 50-64602238
Over 64312

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