Bradley University Graduate Schools

Bradley University (referred to as Bradley) is a Private, 4 years school located in Peoria, IL. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Bradley University is $17,400 in average. The school has 1,257 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,588 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Bradley University (referred to as Bradley) is a Private, 4 years school located in Peoria, IL. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1913 - Current).
Bradley Directory Information
School NameBradley University (Bradley)
Address1501 W BRADLEY AVE, Peoria, IL 61625-0001
Phone309-676-7611
Webhttps://www.bradley.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.bradley.edu/admissions/freshman/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.bradley.edu/offices/other/sfs
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Bradley University is $17,400 in average. The school has 1,257 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,588 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 166 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 6 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$17,400
Student Population1,257
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs166 graduate programs
(6 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Bradley University is $17,400 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $950.
Bradley University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Bradley 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)6 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • 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 Bradley University is $17,400. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.11% 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$15,660$270
2018-2019$16,020$280
2019-2020$16,380$280
2020-2021$16,740$300
2021-2022$17,100$300
The graduate school tuition & fees of Bradley is average compared to private graduate schools in Illinois. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,225 and the Illinois graduate tuition is $18,541 (public) / $20,078 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Bradley University$17,400
All Graduate Schools$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
Illinois Graduate Schools$18,762$19,321
Public$11,929$18,541
Private$20,078
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $13,868 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Bradley University. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.57% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,868. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.57% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$10,310$2,240$10,310$2,240
2018-2019$10,620$2,240$10,620$2,240
2019-2020$10,940$2,240$10,940$2,240
2020-2021$11,280$2,240$11,280$2,240
2021-2022$11,628$2,240$11,628$2,240
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $950 at Bradley University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.15% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$870
2018-2019$890
2019-2020$910
2020-2021$930
2021-2022$950

Graduate Programs at Bradley

Bradley University offers 45 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, 383 students have completed their study at Bradley University.
Offered Degrees at Bradley University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree353284
Doctor's degree - other2167
Post Bachelor's Degree200
Post Master's Degree6232
Total456383
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Bradley University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Family Practice Nurse/Nursing program with 30 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Family Practice Nurse/Nursing program with 96 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Nursing Practice program with 53 completers.
Bradley University offers 45 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 383 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 284 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 67 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 32 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 [+] 13 completers-
Information Science/Studies1-
Computer Science12-
Education [+] 26 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction1-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Adult and Continuing Education Administration9-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration2-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services14$36,700
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)0-
Engineering [+] 21 completers-
Civil Engineering10-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering2-
Mechanical Engineering4-
Industrial Engineering0-
Manufacturing Engineering5-
English Language and Literature [+] 3 completers-
English Language and Literature3-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 0 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biochemistry1-
Physical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Chemistry1-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Art/Art Studies0-
Fine/Studio Arts1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (3 completers) 149 completers-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor44-
Dietetics/Dietitian11-
0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Nursing Administration1-
Nurse Anesthetist0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing93-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)0-
Business [+] 69 completers-
Business Administration and Management42-
Accounting27-
Finance0-
Total284
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 67 completers-
Physical Therapy/Therapist23-
Nursing Practice44-
Total67
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Dietetics/Dietitian0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business Administration and Management0-
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 2 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration1-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 30 completers-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor0-
Nurse Anesthetist0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing30-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business Administration and Management0-
Total32

Graduate Student Population at Bradley

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,257 students enrolled into Bradley University graduate schools where it has total 5,588 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 360 full-time and 897 part-time graduate students. By gender, 279 male and 978 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
Total1,257279978
Full-time360138222
Part-tme897141756
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 726 White (57.76%), 177 Black/African American (14.08%), 85 Hispanic (6.76%), 62 Asian (4.93%), and 207 students with other races. 135 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,257279978
American Indian/Native American624
Asian62854
Black/African American17730147
Hispanic852065
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander101
White726118608
Two More945
Un-Known561046
Non-resident Alien1358748
Bradley University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 918 graduate students (73.03% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 120 graduate students (9.55% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,257
Enrolled Online Exclusively918
Enrolled Some Online Courses120
Not in Online Courses219
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Bradley University. 268 students are aged 20 to 24 (21.32% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.08%), 141 students are aged above 50 (11.22%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Bradley University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,257279978
Age 18-19101
Age 20-211046
Age 22-24258102156
Age 25-2930161240
Age 30-3419229163
Age 35-3914922127
Age 40-4920532173
Age 50-6413024106
Over 641156

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