Auburn University Graduate Schools

Auburn University (referred to as Auburn) is a Public, 4 years school located in Auburn, AL. It is classified as a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Auburn University is $11,826 for Alabama residents and $31,986 for out-of-state students. The school has 5,812 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 30,440 including undergraduate students.

Auburn University Graduate School Overview

Auburn University (referred to as Auburn) is a Public, 4 years school located in Auburn, AL. It is classified as a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/6/1922 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Auburn Directory Information
School NameAuburn University (Auburn)
AddressAuburn, AL 36849
Phone334-844-4000
Webhttps://www.auburn.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.auburn.edu/admissions
Financial Infohttps://www.auburn.edu/administration/business-finance/finaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Auburn University is $11,826 for Alabama residents and $31,986 for out-of-state students. The school has 5,812 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 30,440 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 132 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice), Doctorate (Other). Among them, 26 programs are available online classes.
Auburn Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$31,986
$11,826 for Alabama Residents
Student Population5,812
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice), Doctorate (Other)
Number of Programs132 graduate programs
(26 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Auburn University is $11,826 for Alabama residents and $31,986 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $560 for Alabama residents and $1,680 for out-of-state students. Auburn University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Auburn 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Alabama Residents$11,826
Out-of-State$31,986
Tuition per Credit Hour
Alabama Residents$560
Out-of-State$1,680
Auburn University 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 at Auburn
Distance Learning (Online Classes)26 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Auburn University is $11,826 for Alabama residents and $31,986 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.09% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$9,342$1,632$28,026$1,632
2018-2019$9,630$1,652$28,890$1,652
2019-2020$9,828$1,676$29,484$1,676
2020-2021$10,080$1,716$30,240$1,716
2021-2022$10,080$1,746$30,240$1,746
The graduate school tuition & fees of Auburn is expensive compared to public graduate schools in Alabama. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Alabama graduate tuition is $20,018 (public) / $12,556 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Auburn University$11,826$31,986
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Alabama Graduate Schools$9,602$15,930
Public$9,602$20,018
Private$12,556
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $20,624 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Auburn University. On-campus living costs are increased by 4.79% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $20,624. Off-campus living costs are increased by 4.79% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$13,332$5,782$13,332$5,782
2018-2019$13,332$5,782$13,332$5,782
2019-2020$13,600$5,904$13,600$5,904
2020-2021$13,778$5,904$13,778$5,904
2021-2022$14,596$6,028$14,596$6,028
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $560 for Alabama residents and $1,680 for other students at Auburn University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$519$1,557
2018-2019$535$1,605
2019-2020$546$1,638
2020-2021$560$1,680
2021-2022$560$1,680

Graduate Programs at Auburn

Auburn University offers 137 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, 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, 2,065 students have completed their study at Auburn University.
Offered Degrees at Auburn University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree67201,320
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship410253
Doctor's degree - professional practice300
Doctor's degree - other31272
Post Bachelor's Degree224191
Post Master's Degree1129
Total137262,065
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Auburn University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Architectural Engineering program with 56 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 247 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Pharmacy program with 142 completers.
Auburn University offers 137 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 2,065 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 1,320 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 272 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 191 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 29 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] (2 completers) 66 completers-
Agricultural Economics3-
Aquaculture14-
Animal Sciences11-
Agronomy and Crop Science2-
Horticultural Science16-
Plant Sciences (other)20-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 10 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation4-
Forestry (other)6-
Architecture [+] 39 completers-
0-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning13-
Landscape Architecture11-
Real Estate Development15$72,300
Communication and Journalism [+] 9 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Communication and Media Studies (other)9-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance0-
Education [+] (10 completers) 229 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration30$39,400
Educational/Instructional Technology4-
Special Education and Teaching (other)39-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services36$31,900
Secondary Education and Teaching26-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels38-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching0-
Technical Teacher Education56-
Engineering [+] (18 completers) 282 completers-
Engineering0-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering19-
Architectural Engineering32$66,600
Chemical Engineering7-
Civil Engineering35-
Computer Engineering50-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering29-
Materials Engineering9-
Mechanical Engineering45-
Polymer/Plastics Engineering0-
Industrial Engineering47-
Biological/Biosystems Engineering9-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 10 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Spanish Language and Literature10-
Work and Family Studies [+] 10 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services (other)10-
Apparel and Textile Marketing Management0-
English Language And Literature [+] 13 completers-
English Language and Literature9-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing4-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 88 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences22-
Biomedical Sciences14-
Exercise Physiology52-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 15 completers-
Mathematics2-
Applied Mathematics5-
Statistics8-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (2 completers) 20 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Nutrition Sciences20-
Physical Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry0-
Geology/Earth Science8-
Physics3-
Psychology [+] 36 completers-
Psychology14-
Clinical Psychology2-
Counseling Psychology20-
Industrial and Organizational Psychology0-
Human Services [+] 25 completers-
0-
Public Administration25-
Social Work0-
Social Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Economics2-
Geography5-
Sociology3-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 11 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Industrial and Product Design6-
Design and Applied Arts (other)5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 75 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist22-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design6-
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse47$89,500
Business [+] (6 completers) 356 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management247$113,000
Accounting79$56,600
Business/Managerial Economics0-
Management Information Systems30-
History [+] 5 completers-
History5-
Total1,320
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 23 completers-
Aquaculture11-
Animal Sciences4-
Plant Sciences (other)8-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 8 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Forestry (other)8-
Education [+] 43 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration9-
Special Education and Teaching (other)5-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services13-
Secondary Education and Teaching3-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels1-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching0-
Technical Teacher Education12-
Engineering [+] 67 completers-
Engineering0-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering3-
Chemical Engineering13-
Civil Engineering6-
Computer Engineering6-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering10-
Materials Engineering2-
Mechanical Engineering13-
Polymer/Plastics Engineering0-
Industrial Engineering13-
Biological/Biosystems Engineering1-
Work and Family Studies [+] 4 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services (other)4-
English Language And Literature [+] 2 completers-
English Language and Literature2-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 29 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences11-
Biomedical Sciences8-
Exercise Physiology10-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 8 completers-
Mathematics8-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 5 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Nutrition Sciences5-
Physical Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry4-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)0-
Physics9-
Psychology [+] 23 completers-
Psychology7-
Clinical Psychology8-
Counseling Psychology8-
Human Services [+] 4 completers-
0-
Public Administration4-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Design and Applied Arts (other)1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design4-
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences0-
Business [+] 15 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management6-
Business/Managerial Economics9-
History [+] 4 completers-
History4-
Total253
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 272 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist8-
Pharmacy142-
Veterinary Medicine122-
Total272
Doctorate (Other) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 0 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Technical Teacher Education0-
Total0
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 6 completers-
Horticultural Science6-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 2 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation2-
Education [+] (6 completers) 35 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration27-
Special Education and Teaching (other)0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Secondary Education and Teaching1-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels2-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching0-
Technical Teacher Education5-
Engineering [+] 77 completers-
Engineering0-
Architectural Engineering56-
Industrial Engineering21-
Work and Family Studies [+] 13 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services (other)13-
English Language And Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Exercise Physiology0-
Human Services [+] 7 completers-
0-
Public Administration7-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design1-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Business [+] (2 completers) 49 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Accounting5-
Management Information Systems10-
Management Science34-
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total191
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 0 completers-
Total29

Graduate Student Population at Auburn

For academic year 2021-2022, total 6,232 students enrolled into Auburn University graduate schools where it has total 30,440 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 3,388 full-time and 2,844 part-time graduate students. By gender, 2,837 male and 3,395 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
Total6,2322,8373,395
Full-time3,3881,3911,997
Part-tme2,8441,4461,398
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 4,029 White (64.65%), 491 Black/African American (7.88%), 244 Hispanic (3.92%), 170 Asian (2.73%), and 1,298 students with other races. 1,142 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total6,2322,8373,395
American Indian/Native American18711
Asian1707496
Black/African American491163328
Hispanic244106138
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander514
White4,0291,7472,282
Two More1024755
Un-Known311516
Non-resident Alien1,142677465
Auburn University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,659 graduate students (26.62% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 508 graduate students (8.15% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total6,232
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,659
Enrolled Some Online Courses508
Not in Online Courses4,065

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