Chapman University Graduate Schools

Chapman University (referred to as Chapman) is a Private, 4 years school located in Orange, CA. 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 Chapman University is $37,538 in average. The school has 2,357 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,761 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Chapman University (referred to as Chapman) is a Private, 4 years school located in Orange, CA. 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 WASC Senior College and University Commission (3/31/1956 - Current).
Chapman Directory Information
School NameChapman University (Chapman)
AddressOne University Dr., Orange, CA 92866
Phone714-997-6815
Webhttps://www.chapman.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.commonapp.org/explore/chapman-university
Financial Infohttps://www.chapman.edu/students/tuition-and-aid/financial-aid/index.aspx
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Chapman University is $37,538 in average. The school has 2,357 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,761 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 94 graduate programs through Master's, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice).
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$37,538
Student Population2,357
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs94 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Chapman University is $37,538 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $1,539.
Chapman University offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
Chapman University offers the distance learning courses, but students may be required to attend/visit regular classes to complete their degree/programs.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Graduate Level Courses
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Chapman University is $37,538. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 6.93% 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$28,719$244
2018-2019$31,168$244
2019-2020$34,957$244
2020-2021$35,105-
2021-2022$37,538-
The graduate school tuition & fees of Chapman is expensive compared to private graduate schools in California. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the California graduate tuition is $21,757 (public) / $23,779 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Chapman University$37,538
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
California Graduate Schools$19,824$22,206
Public$11,486$21,757
Private$23,779
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $21,112 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Chapman University. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.08% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $17,548. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.22% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$14,910$2,400$9,444$4,100
2018-2019$15,828$3,070$10,884$4,570
2019-2020$15,518$3,070$11,206$4,570
2020-2021$16,138$3,320$12,430$4,570
2021-2022$16,542$3,320$12,978$4,570
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,539 at Chapman University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 6.95% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$1,205
2018-2019$1,326
2019-2020$1,364
2020-2021$1,439
2021-2022$1,539

Graduate Programs at Chapman

Chapman University offers 41 graduate programs for Master's and Doctorate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 816 students have completed their study at Chapman University.
Offered Degrees at Chapman University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree310471
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship7024
Doctor's degree - other30321
Total410816
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Chapman University by award level.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 117 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 171 completers.
Chapman University offers 41 programs through Master's and Doctorate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 816 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 471 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 321 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 17 completers-
Food Science17-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 1 completers-
Environmental Science1-
Communication and Journalism [+] 10 completers-
Health Communication10-
Education [+] 84 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction14-
Educational Leadership and Administration23-
Special Education and Teaching14-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services11-
Elementary Education and Teaching12-
Secondary Education and Teaching10-
Music Teacher Education0-
Legal Studies [+] 20 completers-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies20-
Tax Law/Taxation0-
English Language And Literature [+] 17 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Creative Writing13-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 15 completers-
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution5-
International/Global Studies2-
Computational Science8-
Psychology [+] 44 completers-
School Psychology44-
Social Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics2-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 77 completers-
Playwriting and Screenwriting18-
Film/Cinema/Video Studies4$33,000
Cinematography and Film/Video Production47-
Documentary Production8-
Keyboard Instruments0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 105 completers-
Communication Sciences and Disorders41-
Physician Assistant34-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling21-
Pharmaceutical Sciences9-
Business [+] 79 completers-
Business Administration and Management70$72,800
Accounting9-
Real Estate0-
Total471
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Communication0-
Education [+] 11 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction5-
Educational Leadership and Administration2-
Special Education and Teaching4-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 10 completers-
Computational Science10-
Psychology [+] 1 completers-
School Psychology1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Pharmaceutical Sciences2-
Total24
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 155 completers$57,100
Law155$57,100
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 166 completers-
Pharmacy80-
Physical Therapy/Therapist86-
Total321

Graduate Student Population at Chapman

For academic year 2021-2022, total 2,357 students enrolled into Chapman University graduate schools where it has total 9,761 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,816 full-time and 541 part-time graduate students. By gender, 914 male and 1,443 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
Total2,3579141,443
Full-time1,8167111,105
Part-tme541203338
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 857 White (36.36%), 66 Black/African American (2.80%), 470 Hispanic (19.94%), 543 Asian (23.04%), and 421 students with other races. 217 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,3579141,443
American Indian/Native American202
Asian543217326
Black/African American662937
Hispanic470161309
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander321
White857329528
Two More1374493
Un-Known622933
Non-resident Alien217103114
Chapman University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 283 graduate students (12.01% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 928 graduate students (39.37% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,357
Enrolled Online Exclusively283
Enrolled Some Online Courses928
Not in Online Courses1,146
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Chapman University. 944 students are aged 20 to 24 (40.05% of total students), 3 students are aged below 20 (0.13%), 39 students are aged above 50 (1.65%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Chapman University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,3579141,443
Age 18-19321
Age 20-211253788
Age 22-24819258561
Age 25-29941401540
Age 30-34229108121
Age 35-391175562
Age 40-49843945
Age 50-64351223
Over 64422

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