Butler University Graduate Schools

Butler University (referred to as Butler) is a Private, 4 years school located in Indianapolis, IN. 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- professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Butler University is $14,785 in average. The school has 797 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,495 including undergraduate students.

Butler University Graduate School Overview

Butler University (referred to as Butler) is a Private, 4 years school located in Indianapolis, IN. 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- professional practice.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1931 - Current).
Butler Directory Information
School NameButler University (Butler)
Address4600 Sunset Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46208
Phone317-940-8000
Webhttps://www.butler.edu
Online Applicationhttps://butler.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://butler.edu/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Butler University is $14,785 in average. The school has 797 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,495 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 26 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 1 programs are available online classes.
Butler Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$14,785
Student Population797
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs26 graduate programs
(1 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio11 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Butler University is $14,785 in average for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $821. Butler University offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
Butler 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$14,785
Required Fees$0
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$821
Butler 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 at Butler
Distance Learning (Online Classes)1 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Butler University is $14,785. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 7.79% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$11,880$960
2018-2019$11,298-
2019-2020$12,858-
2020-2021$13,716-
2021-2022$14,785-
The graduate school tuition & fees of Butler is relatively inexpensive compared to private graduate schools in Indiana. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Indiana graduate tuition is $19,198 (public) / $20,311 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Butler University$14,785
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Indiana Graduate Schools$8,536$19,578
Public$8,536$19,198
Private$20,311
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $18,210 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Butler University. On-campus living costs are increased by 4.48% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $18,210. Off-campus living costs are increased by 4.48% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$13,030$2,850$13,030$2,850
2018-2019$14,690$2,850$14,690$2,850
2019-2020$15,540$3,050$15,540$3,050
2020-2021$14,380$3,050$14,380$3,050
2021-2022$14,850$3,360$14,850$3,360
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $821 at Butler University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 7.74% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$560
2018-2019$580
2019-2020$773
2020-2021$762
2021-2022$821

Graduate Programs at Butler

Butler University offers 25 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, 392 students have completed their study at Butler University.
Offered Degrees at Butler University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree170224
Doctor's degree - other10136
Post Bachelor's Degree7132
Total251392
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Butler University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Education (other) program with 14 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Physician Assistant program with 69 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Pharmacy program with 136 completers.
Butler University offers 25 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 392 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 224 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 136 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 32 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 [+] 0 completers-
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (other)0-
Education [+] 51 completers-
Education16-
Educational Leadership and Administration23-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services12-
Music Teacher Education0-
English Language And Literature [+] 17 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Creative Writing17-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 11 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Performance0-
Music Theory and Composition8-
Musicology and Ethnomusicology0-
Conducting3-
Keyboard Instruments0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 71 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Physician Assistant69-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design2-
Business [+] 70 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management46-
Accounting24-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total224
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 136 completers-
Pharmacy136-
Total136
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 32 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration6-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Student Counseling and Personnel Services (other)9-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)3-
Education (other)14-
Total32

Graduate Student Population at Butler

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,052 students enrolled into Butler University graduate schools where it has total 5,495 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 468 full-time and 584 part-time graduate students. By gender, 367 male and 685 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
Total1,052367685
Full-time468167301
Part-tme584200384
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 878 White (83.46%), 30 Black/African American (2.85%), 50 Hispanic (4.75%), 39 Asian (3.71%), and 55 students with other races. 15 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,052367685
American Indian/Native American101
Asian391128
Black/African American30921
Hispanic502624
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White878297581
Two More15510
Un-Known24915
Non-resident Alien15105
Butler University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 179 graduate students (17.02% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 77 graduate students (7.32% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,052
Enrolled Online Exclusively179
Enrolled Some Online Courses77
Not in Online Courses796

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