Bowling Green State University-Main Campus Graduate Schools

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus (referred to as BGSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Bowling Green, OH. 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. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is $9,831 for Ohio residents and $15,823 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,682 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 17,540 including undergraduate students.

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus Graduate School Overview

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus (referred to as BGSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Bowling Green, OH. 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.
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1916 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Bowling Green State University-Main CampusDirectory Information
School NameBowling Green State University-Main Campus (referred to as BGSU)
Address220 McFall Ctr, Bowling Green, OH 43403
Phone418-372-5526
Webhttps://www.bgsu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://choose.bgsu.edu/apply/online
Financial Infohttps://www.bgsu.edu/financial-aid.html
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is $9,831 for Ohio residents and $15,823 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,682 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 17,540 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 126 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research). Among them, 21 programs are available online classes.
BGSU Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$15,823
$9,831 for Ohio Residents
Student Population2,682
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs126 graduate programs
(21 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is $9,831 for Ohio residents and $15,823 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $445 for Ohio residents and $778 for out-of-state students. Bowling Green State University-Main Campus offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
BGSU 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Ohio Residents$9,831
Out-of-State$15,823
Tuition per Credit Hour
Ohio Residents$445
Out-of-State$778
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus 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 Bowling Green State University-Main Campus campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at BGSU
Distance Learning (Online Classes)21 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is $9,831 for Ohio residents and $15,823 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
Ohio ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$7,632$1,364$13,284$1,364
2016-2017$7,632$1,765$13,284$1,765
2017-2018$7,821$1,787$13,473$1,787
2018-2019$8,017$1,814$14,009$1,814
2019-2020$8,017$1,814$14,009$1,814
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $14,429 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.89% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $12,955. Off-campus living costs are increased by 1.54% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$8,496$3,742$7,780$4,918
2016-2017$8,690$3,604$7,446$4,790
2017-2018$8,898$3,604$7,578$4,790
2018-2019$9,168$3,732$7,788$4,970
2019-2020$9,168$3,976$7,694$5,261
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $445 for Ohio residents and $778 for other students at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
Ohio ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$424$738
2016-2017$424$738
2017-2018$435$749
2018-2019$445$778
2019-2020$445$778

Graduate Programs at BGSU

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus offers 129 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, 1,079 students have completed their study at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus.
Offered Degrees at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree779893
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship17091
Post Bachelor's Degree30979
Post Master's Degree5016
Total129181,079

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus offers 129 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,079 students have completed their studies.
  • 893 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 79 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 16 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 4 completers-
Architecture4-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 2 completers-
African Studies0-
American/United States Studies/Civilization2-
Communication and Journalism [+] 14 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric14-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Education [+] (8 completers) 156 completers-
Education0-
Multicultural Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction37$43,500
Educational Leadership and Administration14$53,000
Special Education and Teaching0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services3$38,000
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services32-
Business Teacher Education13-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education0-
Health Teacher Education0-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
Music Teacher Education0-
Reading Teacher Education31-
Biology Teacher Education0-
French Language Teacher Education0-
History Teacher Education0-
Physics Teacher Education0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)26-
Engineering [+] 25 completers-
Engineering0-
Computer Software Engineering25-
Engineering Technology [+] 33 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management33-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 10 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
German Language and Literature4-
French Language and Literature0-
Spanish Language and Literature6-
Work and Family Studies [+] 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences (other)0-
English Language And Literature [+] (2 completers) 26 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Creative Writing7-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing19-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] (1 completers) 25 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences25-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 58 completers-
Mathematics10-
Applied Mathematics23-
Statistics25-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 47 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology7-
Nutrition Sciences21-
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies15-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)4-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness0-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 4 completers-
Philosophy4-
Physical Sciences [+] 28 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry9-
Geology/Earth Science10-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)1-
Physics7-
Physical Sciences (other)1-
Psychology [+] 14 completers-
Psychology14-
Educational Psychology0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies0-
Human Services [+] 17 completers-
0-
Public Administration17-
Social Work0-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 37 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Criminology20-
Demography and Population Studies0-
Economics12-
Political Science and Government0-
Sociology5-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] (2 completers) 101 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Design and Visual Communications27-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts3-
Art/Art Studies0-
Music History, Literature, and Theory1-
Music Performance46-
Music Theory and Composition8-
Musicology and Ethnomusicology3-
Music Pedagogy13-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 124 completers-
Health and Wellness24-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders25$57,400
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor8-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor0-
Assistive/Augmentative Technology and Rehabilitation Engineering67-
Business [+] 152 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management21$77,300
Accounting0$57,700
Finance0-
Organizational Behavior Studies0-
Management Information Systems and Services (other)131-
Business Statistics0-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)0-
History [+] 16 completers-
History16-
Total893
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 5 completers-
American/United States Studies/Civilization5-
Communication and Journalism [+] 14 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric14-
Education [+] 12 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration9-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration3-
English Language And Literature [+] 4 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences8-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 7 completers-
Mathematics4-
Statistics3-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 3 completers-
Philosophy0-
Philosophy and Religious Studies (other)3-
Physical Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry (other)6-
Psychology [+] 19 completers-
Psychology19-
Social Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Sociology5-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1-
Music3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders3-
History [+] 0 completers-
History0-
Total91
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 8 completers-
Women's Studies6-
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (other)2-
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Communication0-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia0-
Education [+] (10 completers) 24 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism22-
Special Education and Teaching (other)0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)1-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Education (other)1-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 2 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Quality Control Technology/Technician0-
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management2-
Work and Family Studies [+] 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies0-
English Language And Literature [+] (2 completers) 1 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Writing1-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Bioinformatics1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (2 completers) 9 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology0-
Nutrition Sciences9-
Physical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)2-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music0-
Music Performance1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 28 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Assistive/Augmentative Technology and Rehabilitation Engineering28-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Organizational Behavior Studies0-
History [+] 3 completers-
History0-
Public/Applied History3-
Total79
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 16 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration16-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)0-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Psychology0-
Educational Psychology0-
Total16

Graduate Student Population at BGSU

For academic year 2019-2020, total 2,682 students enrolled into Bowling Green State University-Main Campus graduate schools where it has total 17,540 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,336 full-time and 1,346 part-time students. By gender, 983 male and 1,699 female students are attending Bowling Green State University-Main Campus graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Bowling Green State University-Main Campus.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,6829831,699
Full-time1,336542794
Part-tme1,346441905
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus.
There are 1,913 White (71.33%), 152 Black/African American (5.67%), 92 Hispanic (3.43%), 40 Asian (1.49%), and 485 students with other races. 357 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,6829831,699
American Indian/Native American211
Asian401327
Black/African American15243109
Hispanic924349
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1,9136431,270
Two More501733
Un-Known763640
Non-resident Alien357187170
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 827 graduate students (30.84% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 781 graduate students (29.12% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Bowling Green State University-Main Campus.
Distance Learning Student Population at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
Number of Students
Total2,682
Enrolled Online Exclusively827
Enrolled Some Online Courses781
Not in Online Courses1,074
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus. 831 students are aged 20 to 24 (30.98% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.04%), 114 students are aged above 50 (4.25%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,6829831,699
Age 18-19101
Age 20-21411229
Age 22-24790274516
Age 25-29838308530
Age 30-34400159241
Age 35-3922890138
Age 40-4927095175
Age 50-641074265
Over 64734

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