Brandeis University Graduate Schools

Brandeis University (referred to as Brandeis) is a Private, 4 years school located in Waltham, MA. It is classified as a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Brandeis University is $53,618 in average. The school has 1,967 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,558 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Brandeis University (referred to as Brandeis) is a Private, 4 years school located in Waltham, MA. It is classified as a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The school is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1953 - Current).
Brandeis Directory Information
School NameBrandeis University (Brandeis)
Address415 South St, Waltham, MA 02454-9110
Phone781-736-2000
Webhttps://www.brandeis.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.brandeis.edu/admissions/apply/index.html
Financial Infohttps://www.brandeis.edu/student-financial-services
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Brandeis University is $53,618 in average. The school has 1,967 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,558 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 109 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research). Among them, 8 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$53,618
Student Population1,967
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs109 graduate programs
(8 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio10 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Brandeis University is $53,618 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $1,672.
Brandeis University offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
Brandeis 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, remedial services, 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)8 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial 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 Brandeis University is $53,618. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.99% 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$48,720$88
2018-2019$50,184$88
2019-2020$51,940$120
2020-2021$51,940$120
2021-2022$53,498$120
The graduate school tuition & fees of Brandeis is very expensive compared to private graduate schools in Massachusetts. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,225 and the Massachusetts graduate tuition is $19,554 (public) / $29,617 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Brandeis University$53,618
All Graduate Schools$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
Massachusetts Graduate Schools$24,568$27,569
Public$13,975$19,554
Private$29,617
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $17,950 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Brandeis University. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.10% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,000. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$14,906$1,500$11,594$1,500
2018-2019$15,440$1,500$12,000$1,500
2019-2020$16,080$1,500$12,500$1,500
2020-2021$16,080$1,500$12,500$1,500
2021-2022$16,450$1,500$12,500$1,500
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,672 at Brandeis University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.02% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$1,522
2018-2019$1,568
2019-2020$1,623
2020-2021$1,623
2021-2022$1,672

Graduate Programs at Brandeis

Brandeis University offers 65 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, 935 students have completed their study at Brandeis University.
Offered Degrees at Brandeis University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree467859
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship18075
Post Master's Degree111
Total658935
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Brandeis University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other) program with 1 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Econometrics and Quantitative Economics program with 111 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Public Policy Analysis program with 15 completers.
Brandeis University offers 65 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 935 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 859 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 1 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 5 completers-
Near and Middle Eastern Studies3-
Women's Studies2-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] (4 completers) 95 completers-
Artificial Intelligence17-
Computer Programming (other)6-
Computer Science30-
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration12-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance7-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)23-
Education [+] 36 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration14-
Elementary Education and Teaching9-
Secondary Education and Teaching12-
Foreign Language Teacher Education1-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 5 completers-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics5-
English Language and Literature [+] 4 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] (1 completers) 60 completers-
Biochemistry6-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology13-
Human/Medical Genetics9-
Bioinformatics8-
Biotechnology11-
Neuroscience13-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 108 completers-
Mathematics8-
Financial Mathematics100-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 34 completers-
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution33-
International/Global Studies1-
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] 6 completers-
Philosophy6-
Physical Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Chemistry9-
Physics1-
Psychology [+] 10 completers-
Experimental Psychology10-
Human Services [+] 69 completers-
Community Organization and Advocacy10-
Public Policy Analysis45$52,700
Health Policy Analysis13-
Public Administration and Social Service Professions (other)1-
Social Sciences [+] 176 completers-
Anthropology9-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics100-
Development Economics and International Development63-
Political Science and Government (other)0-
Sociology4-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 5 completers-
Music0-
Music Theory and Composition1-
Musicology and Ethnomusicology4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 13 completers-
Medical Informatics13-
Business [+] (1 completers) 220 completers-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management88-
Project Management36-
International Business/Trade/Commerce21-
Management Science75-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total859
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 3 completers-
Near and Middle Eastern Studies3-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Computer Science2-
English Language and Literature [+] 3 completers-
English Language and Literature3-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Biochemistry5-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology5-
Neuroscience7-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 6 completers-
Mathematics6-
Physical Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Chemistry2-
Physics11-
Psychology [+] 3 completers-
Experimental Psychology3-
Human Services [+] 14 completers-
Public Policy Analysis14-
Social Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Anthropology3-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics2-
Political Science and Government (other)3-
Sociology1-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Music Theory and Composition3-
Musicology and Ethnomusicology1-
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total75
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)1-
Total1

Graduate Student Population at Brandeis

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,967 students enrolled into Brandeis University graduate schools where it has total 5,558 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,552 full-time and 415 part-time graduate students. By gender, 855 male and 1,112 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
Total1,9678551,112
Full-time1,552699853
Part-tme415156259
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 777 White (39.50%), 116 Black/African American (5.90%), 123 Hispanic (6.25%), 152 Asian (7.73%), and 799 students with other races. 685 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,9678551,112
American Indian/Native American321
Asian15247105
Black/African American1164769
Hispanic1235469
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander211
White777321456
Two More24618
Un-Known853352
Non-resident Alien685344341
Brandeis University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 345 graduate students (17.54% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 632 graduate students (32.13% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,967
Enrolled Online Exclusively345
Enrolled Some Online Courses632
Not in Online Courses990
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Brandeis University. 658 students are aged 20 to 24 (33.45% of total students), 63 students are aged above 50 (3.20%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Brandeis University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,9678551,112
Age 20-21351124
Age 22-24623269354
Age 25-29658282376
Age 30-34310132178
Age 35-391567977
Age 40-491225369
Age 50-64622834
Over 64110

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