Augusta University Graduate Schools

Augusta University (referred to as Augusta) is a Public, 4 years school located in Augusta, GA. 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 Augusta University is $7,444 for Georgia residents and $20,712 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,246 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 8,920 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Augusta University (referred to as Augusta) is a Public, 4 years school located in Augusta, GA. 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 (12/10/2012 - Current).
Augusta Directory Information
School NameAugusta University (Augusta)
Address1120 15th 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 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Augusta University is $7,444 for Georgia residents and $20,712 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,246 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 8,920 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 131 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 11 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$20,712
$7,444 for Georgia Residents
Student Population3,246
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs131 graduate programs
(11 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Augusta University is $7,444 for Georgia residents and $20,712 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. 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 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, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)11 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

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, 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 stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
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
2020-2021$5,504$1,940$18,772$1,940
2021-2022$5,504$1,940$18,772$1,940
The graduate school tuition & fees of Augusta is average compared to public graduate schools in Georgia. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Georgia graduate tuition is $19,068 (public) / $15,843 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Augusta University$7,444$20,712
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Georgia Graduate Schools$12,525$17,067
Public$7,366$19,068
Private$15,843
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $15,399 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Augusta University. On-campus living costs are decreased by -4.77% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,049. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -16.79% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
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
2020-2021$10,884$4,544$10,602$6,282
2021-2022$10,350$4,342$9,000$5,049
For academic year 2021-2022, 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 stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$215$731
2018-2019$215$731
2019-2020$230$783
2020-2021$230$783
2021-2022$230$783
For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $28,395 for Georgia residents and $57,849 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Augusta University.
2021-2022 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Augusta University
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Dentistry$26,344-$64,778-
Medicine$28,396-$57,850-

Graduate Programs at Augusta

Augusta University offers 68 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, 1,213 students have completed their study at Augusta University.
Offered Degrees at Augusta University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree281502
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship13033
Doctor's degree - other40456
Post Bachelor's Degree198133
Post Master's Degree4189
Total68101,213
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Augusta University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Curriculum and Instruction program with 84 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse program with 156 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Medicine program with 232 completers.
Augusta University offers 68 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,213 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 502 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 456 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 133 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 89 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 [+] 17 completers-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance17-
Education [+] 107 completers$42,100
Education30$42,100
Curriculum and Instruction56$51,000
Educational Leadership and Administration9-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services12$41,300
Education (other)0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Molecular Biology0-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology0-
Physiology0-
Biostatistics1-
Neuroscience1-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 5 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science5-
Psychology [+] 17 completers-
Psychology17-
Human Services [+] 20 completers-
Public Administration20-
Social Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Political Science and Government10-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 283 completers-
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology1-
Physician Assistant41-
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (other)13-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist9-
Medical Scientist0-
Public Health13-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist40-
Medical Illustration/Medical Illustrator10-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse156$65,300
Nurse Anesthetist0-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] 41 completers-
Business Administration and Management41$62,800
Total502
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 [+] 15 completers-
Molecular Biology0-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology5-
Cell Biology and Anatomy2-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences (other)3-
Physiology1-
Pharmacology1-
Biostatistics1-
Biotechnology0-
Neuroscience2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology1-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)4-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)3-
Total33
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 456 completers-
Dentistry95-
Medicine232-
Physical Therapy/Therapist37-
Nursing Science92-
Total456
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 4 completers-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning4-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance0-
Education [+] (5 completers) 83 completers-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)31-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented18-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching4-
Reading Teacher Education13-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)17-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] (1 completers) 9 completers-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (other)9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 29 completers-
Advanced General Dentistry4-
Healthcare Information Privacy Assurance and Security7-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)0-
Public Health2-
Dietetics/Dietitian0-
Bioethics/Medical Ethics5-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing8-
Critical Care Nursing2-
Business [+] 8 completers-
Business Administration and Management0-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management8-
Total133
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 89 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction84-
Educational Leadership and Administration5-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Total89

Graduate Student Population at Augusta

For academic year 2021-2022, total 3,246 students enrolled into Augusta University graduate schools where it has total 8,920 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 2,638 full-time and 608 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,121 male and 2,125 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
Total3,2461,1212,125
Full-time2,6389441,694
Part-tme608177431
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,853 White (57.09%), 528 Black/African American (16.27%), 206 Hispanic (6.35%), 433 Asian (13.34%), and 226 students with other races. 55 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,2461,1212,125
American Indian/Native American321
Asian433166267
Black/African American528123405
Hispanic20691115
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1,8536341,219
Two More964056
Un-Known723537
Non-resident Alien553025
Augusta University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 574 graduate students (17.68% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 1,015 graduate students (31.27% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total3,246
Enrolled Online Exclusively574
Enrolled Some Online Courses1,015
Not in Online Courses1,657
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Augusta University. 1,173 students are aged 20 to 24 (36.14% of total students), 94 students are aged above 50 (2.90%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Augusta University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,2461,1212,125
Age 20-21571740
Age 22-241,116349767
Age 25-291,189460729
Age 30-34355145210
Age 35-3921475139
Age 40-4922156165
Age 50-64861670
Over 64835

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