Bellarmine University Graduate Schools

Bellarmine University (referred to as Bellarmine) is a Private, 4 years school located in Louisville, KY. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) 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 Bellarmine University is $13,652 in average. The school has 742 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,149 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Bellarmine University (referred to as Bellarmine) is a Private, 4 years school located in Louisville, KY. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) 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 (1/1/1956 - Current).
Bellarmine Directory Information
School NameBellarmine University (Bellarmine)
Address2001 Newburg Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-0671
Phone502-272-8263
Webhttps://www.bellarmine.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.bellarmine.edu/admissions/apply-now
Financial Infohttps://www.bellarmine.edu/financialaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Bellarmine University is $13,652 in average. The school has 742 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,149 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 71 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 1 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$13,652
Student Population742
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs71 graduate programs
(1 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Bellarmine University is $13,652 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $758.
Bellarmine University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Bellarmine 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
Distance Learning (Online Classes)1 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Bellarmine University is $13,652. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -17.98% 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
TuitionFees
2017-2018$11,224-
2018-2019$11,560-
2019-2020$11,734-
2020-2021$16,645-
2021-2022$13,652-
The graduate school tuition & fees of Bellarmine is relatively expensive compared to private graduate schools in Kentucky. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,225 and the Kentucky graduate tuition is $18,360 (public) / $10,904 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Bellarmine University$13,652
All Graduate Schools$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
Kentucky Graduate Schools$10,531$13,306
Public$11,168$18,360
Private$10,904
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $16,298 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Bellarmine University. On-campus living costs are decreased by -3.23% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $16,298. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -3.23% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$12,182$5,612$12,182$5,612
2018-2019$12,250$5,900$12,250$5,900
2019-2020$9,420$6,688$9,420$6,688
2020-2021$9,420$7,422$9,420$7,422
2021-2022$9,420$6,878$9,420$6,878
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $758 at Bellarmine University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -5.37% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$745
2018-2019$767
2019-2020$780
2020-2021$801
2021-2022$758

Graduate Programs at Bellarmine

Bellarmine University offers 24 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, 273 students have completed their study at Bellarmine University.
Offered Degrees at Bellarmine University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree161173
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship4013
Doctor's degree - other2078
Post Bachelor's Degree209
Total241273
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Bellarmine University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Accounting program with 8 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 77 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Physical Therapy/Therapist program with 76 completers.
Bellarmine University offers 24 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 273 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 173 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 78 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 9 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 18 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric6-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia12-
Education [+] (1 completers) 52 completers-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration15-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)6-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Elementary Education and Teaching6-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching1-
Secondary Education and Teaching7-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)17-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Biomedical Sciences0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 41 completers-
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist7-
Athletic Training/Trainer4-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist3-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse27$80,700
Business [+] 58 completers-
Business Administration and Management58-
Total173
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 13 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration6-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration6-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Health Professions Education0-
Total13
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 78 completers-
Physical Therapy/Therapist76-
Nursing Practice2-
Total78
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 completers-
Business Analytics1-
Business [+] 8 completers-
Accounting8-
Total9

Graduate Student Population at Bellarmine

For academic year 2021-2022, total 742 students enrolled into Bellarmine University graduate schools where it has total 3,149 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 326 full-time and 416 part-time graduate students. By gender, 251 male and 491 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
Total742251491
Full-time326142184
Part-tme416109307
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 560 White (75.47%), 77 Black/African American (10.38%), 37 Hispanic (4.99%), 23 Asian (3.10%), and 45 students with other races. 17 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total742251491
American Indian/Native American110
Asian23617
Black/African American772651
Hispanic371225
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White560184376
Two More17611
Un-Known1064
Non-resident Alien17107
Bellarmine University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 165 graduate students (22.24% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 35 graduate students (4.72% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total742
Enrolled Online Exclusively165
Enrolled Some Online Courses35
Not in Online Courses542
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Bellarmine University. 233 students are aged 20 to 24 (31.40% of total students), 50 students are aged above 50 (6.74%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Bellarmine University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total742251491
Age 20-21927
Age 22-2422478146
Age 25-2920473131
Age 30-34913457
Age 35-39701753
Age 40-49943163
Age 50-64491534
Over 64110

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