Augusta University Graduate Schools

Augusta University (referred to as Augusta) is a Public, 4 years school located in Augusta, GA. It is classified as 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 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Augusta University is $7,444 for Georgia residents and $20,712 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,995 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 8,458 including undergraduate students.

Augusta University Graduate School Overview

Augusta University (referred to as Augusta) is a Public, 4 years school located in Augusta, GA. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Augusta University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (12/10/2012 - Current).
Augusta UniversityDirectory Information
School NameAugusta University (referred to as Augusta)
Address1120 Fifteenth St, Augusta, GA 30912
Phone706-721-0211
Webhttps://www.augusta.edu
Online Applicationhttps://gafutures.xap.com/applications/Augusta_University/introduction.asp?application_id=4020
Financial Infohttps://www.augusta.edu/finaid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Augusta University is $7,444 for Georgia residents and $20,712 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,995 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 8,458 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 58 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 7 programs are available online classes.
Augusta Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$20,712
$7,444 for Georgia Residents
Student Population2,995
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs58 graduate programs
(7 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Augusta University is $7,444 for Georgia residents and $20,712 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $230 for Georgia residents and $783 for out-of-state students. Augusta University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Augusta 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Georgia Residents$7,444
Out-of-State$20,712
Tuition per Credit Hour
Georgia Residents$230
Out-of-State$783
Augusta 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 Augusta University campus, academic/career services, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Augusta
Distance Learning (Online Classes)7 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Augusta University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Augusta University is $7,444 for Georgia residents and $20,712 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 6.41% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Augusta University
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$5,144$1,690$17,544$1,690
2016-2017$5,144$1,690$17,544$1,690
2017-2018$5,144$1,690$17,544$1,690
2018-2019$5,144$1,920$17,544$1,920
2019-2020$5,504$1,940$18,772$1,940
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $12,013 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Augusta University. On-campus living costs are increased by 12.80% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,091. Off-campus living costs are increased by 1.09% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Augusta University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$13,128$1,800$13,128$1,800
2016-2017$8,550$1,800$13,128$1,800
2017-2018$8,850$1,800$13,128$1,800
2018-2019$8,850$1,800$13,128$1,800
2019-2020$10,050$1,963$13,128$1,963
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $230 for Georgia residents and $783 for other students at Augusta University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 7.11% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Augusta University
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$215$731
2016-2017$215$731
2017-2018$215$731
2018-2019$215$731
2019-2020$230$783
For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $28,926 for Georgia residents and $57,850 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Augusta University.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Augusta University
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Dentistry$26,344-$64,778-
Medicine$28,926-$57,850-

Graduate Programs at Augusta

Augusta University offers 62 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 865 students have completed their study at Augusta University.
Offered Degrees at Augusta University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree284406
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship13035
Doctor's degree - other41372
Post Bachelor's Degree13218
Post Master's Degree4034
Total627865

Augusta University offers 62 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 865 students have completed their studies.
  • 406 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 372 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 18 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 34 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance2-
Education [+] 76 completers$42,100
Education35$42,100
Curriculum and Instruction28$51,000
Educational Leadership and Administration3-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services9$41,300
Education (other)1-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Molecular Biology0-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology0-
Physiology0-
Biostatistics0-
Neuroscience1-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 5 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science5-
Psychology [+] 4 completers-
Psychology4-
Human Services [+] 11 completers-
0-
Public Administration11-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (8 completers) 276 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology2-
Physician Assistant48-
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (other)3-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist15-
Medical Scientist1-
Public Health26-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist43-
Medical Illustration/Medical Illustrator8-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse100$65,300
Nurse Anesthetist30-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] 31 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management31$62,800
Total406
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 10 completers-
Educational Evaluation and Research10-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 21 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Molecular Biology1-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology3-
Cell Biology and Anatomy3-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences (other)3-
Physiology2-
Pharmacology1-
Biostatistics3-
Biotechnology1-
Neuroscience4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology0-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)4-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)0-
Total35
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 372 completers-
Dentistry79-
Medicine209-
Physical Therapy/Therapist38-
Nursing Science46-
Total372
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance2-
Education [+] 8 completers-
Education0-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)5-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented0-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching3-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (4 completers) 5 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)0-
Dietetics/Dietitian0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing1-
Critical Care Nursing4-
Business [+] 3 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management0-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management3-
Total18
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 34 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction26-
Educational Leadership and Administration4-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Total34

Graduate Student Population at Augusta

For academic year 2019-2020, total 2,995 students enrolled into Augusta University graduate schools where it has total 8,458 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 2,421 full-time and 574 part-time students. By gender, 1,113 male and 1,882 female students are attending Augusta University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Augusta University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Augusta University
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,9951,1131,882
Full-time2,4219471,474
Part-tme574166408
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Augusta University.
There are 1,754 White (58.56%), 437 Black/African American (14.59%), 178 Hispanic (5.94%), 403 Asian (13.46%), and 223 students with other races. 77 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Augusta University
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,9951,1131,882
American Indian/Native American220
Asian403186217
Black/African American437119318
Hispanic17867111
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1,7546401,114
Two More733538
Un-Known712843
Non-resident Alien773641
Augusta University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 255 graduate students (8.51% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 698 graduate students (23.31% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Augusta University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Augusta University
Number of Students
Total2,995
Enrolled Online Exclusively255
Enrolled Some Online Courses698
Not in Online Courses2,042
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Augusta University. 1,116 students are aged 20 to 24 (37.26% of total students), 88 students are aged above 50 (2.94%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Augusta University.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Augusta University
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,9951,1131,882
Age 20-21391326
Age 22-241,077366711
Age 25-291,125474651
Age 30-34335114221
Age 35-391555699
Age 40-4917661115
Age 50-64772750
Over 641129

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