East Tennessee State University Graduate Schools

East Tennessee State University (referred to as ETSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Johnson City, TN. It is classified as Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at East Tennessee State University is $10,559 for Tennessee residents and $25,679 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,049 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 14,317 including undergraduate students.

East Tennessee State University Graduate School Overview

East Tennessee State University (referred to as ETSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Johnson City, TN. It is classified as Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
East Tennessee State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1927 - Current).
East Tennessee State UniversityDirectory Information
School NameEast Tennessee State University (referred to as ETSU)
Address1276 Gilbreath Drive, Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone423-439-1000
Webhttps://www.etsu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.etsu.edu/admissions/#student_type
Financial Infohttps://www.etsu.edu/finaid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at East Tennessee State University is $10,559 for Tennessee residents and $25,679 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,049 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 14,317 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 85 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 25 programs are available online classes.
ETSU Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$25,679
$10,559 for Tennessee Residents
Student Population3,049
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs85 graduate programs
(25 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at East Tennessee State University is $10,559 for Tennessee residents and $25,679 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $480 for Tennessee residents and $1,321 for out-of-state students. East Tennessee State University offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
ETSU 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tennessee Residents$10,559
Out-of-State$25,679
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tennessee Residents$480
Out-of-State$1,321
East Tennessee State 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 East Tennessee State University campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at ETSU
Distance Learning (Online Classes)25 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

East Tennessee State University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of East Tennessee State University is $10,559 for Tennessee residents and $25,679 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.89% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at East Tennessee State University
Tennessee ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$7,812$1,359$21,726$1,359
2016-2017$7,992$1,379$22,248$1,379
2017-2018$8,244$1,791$22,950$1,791
2018-2019$8,460$1,855$23,598$1,855
2019-2020$8,640$1,919$23,760$1,919
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $13,627 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at East Tennessee State University. On-campus living costs are decreased by -1.66% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,627. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -7.66% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at East Tennessee State University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$7,952$6,500$7,952$6,500
2016-2017$7,952$5,700$7,952$5,700
2017-2018$7,952$3,585$7,952$3,585
2018-2019$8,472$5,385$8,472$6,285
2019-2020$8,242$5,385$8,242$5,385
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $480 for Tennessee residents and $1,321 for other students at East Tennessee State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 0.76% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour East Tennessee State University
Tennessee ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$434$1,207
2016-2017$444$1,236
2017-2018$458$1,275
2018-2019$470$1,311
2019-2020$480$1,321
For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $34,087 for Tennessee residents and $69,066 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at East Tennessee State University.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at East Tennessee State University
Tennessee ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Medicine$32,834$1,253$67,813$1,253
Pharmacy$37,916$1,670$37,916$1,670

Graduate Programs at ETSU

East Tennessee State University offers 88 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, 998 students have completed their study at East Tennessee State University.
Offered Degrees at East Tennessee State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree432629
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship121151
Doctor's degree - other20145
Post Bachelor's Degree25059
Post Master's Degree6114
Total884998

East Tennessee State University offers 88 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 998 students have completed their studies.
  • 629 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 145 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 59 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 14 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 [+] 2 completers-
Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign)2-
Communication and Journalism [+] (2 completers) 14 completers-
Communication8-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Mass Communication/Media Studies6-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences14-
Education [+] (2 completers) 115 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration12-
Educational/Instructional Technology12$41,000
Special Education and Teaching4-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services29$33,500
Elementary Education and Teaching10-
Secondary Education and Teaching7-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels15-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching13-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
Reading Teacher Education13-
Engineering Technology [+] 0 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
English Language And Literature [+] 11 completers-
English Language and Literature11-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 9 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies4-
General Studies5-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences17-
Biomedical Sciences0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 8 completers-
Mathematics8-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 20 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness1$34,800
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management12-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science7-
Physical Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry3-
Geology/Earth Science7-
Psychology [+] 3 completers-
Psychology3-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 7 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration7-
Human Services [+] 47 completers-
0-
Social Work47$36,300
Social Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Sociology9-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 6 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Art/Art Studies6-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 223 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist33-
Public Health75$47,600
Environmental Health1-
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist12-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse99$84,400
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)3-
Business [+] 74 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management38$45,400
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management9-
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce8-
Accounting19-
History [+] 7 completers-
History7-
Total629
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 49 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration42$74,700
Early Childhood Education and Teaching7-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biomedical Sciences4-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 4 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science4-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
Psychology8-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 74 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist7-
Public Health7-
Environmental Health0-
Physical Therapy/Therapist38-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing16-
Nursing Science6-
Business [+] 12 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Organizational Leadership12-
Total151
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 145 completers-
Medicine68-
Pharmacy77-
Total145
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign)0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Education [+] 21 completers-
Education0-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)7-
Special Education and Teaching1-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching1-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education0-
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist5-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor7-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biostatistics3-
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology (other)0-
Epidemiology10-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 4 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology4-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 1 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management1-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 9 completers-
0-
Forensic Science and Technology9-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Development Economics and International Development0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management6-
Public Health2-
International Public Health/International Health0-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management0-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies0-
History [+] 3 completers-
History0-
Public/Applied History3-
Total59
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 9 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Nursing Administration1-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing4-
Nursing Education0-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)0-
Total14

Graduate Student Population at ETSU

For academic year 2019-2020, total 3,049 students enrolled into East Tennessee State University graduate schools where it has total 14,317 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,982 full-time and 1,067 part-time students. By gender, 1,029 male and 2,020 female students are attending East Tennessee State University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for East Tennessee State University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
East Tennessee State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,0491,0292,020
Full-time1,9827551,227
Part-tme1,067274793
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at East Tennessee State University.
There are 2,373 White (77.83%), 183 Black/African American (6.00%), 48 Hispanic (1.57%), 86 Asian (2.82%), and 359 students with other races. 202 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at East Tennessee State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,0491,0292,020
American Indian/Native American321
Asian864640
Black/African American18371112
Hispanic481434
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander101
White2,3737231,650
Two More592435
Un-Known943757
Non-resident Alien20211290
East Tennessee State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,093 graduate students (35.85% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 571 graduate students (18.73% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for East Tennessee State University.
Distance Learning Student Population at East Tennessee State University
Number of Students
Total3,049
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,093
Enrolled Some Online Courses571
Not in Online Courses1,385
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at East Tennessee State University. 1,011 students are aged 20 to 24 (33.16% of total students), 7 students are aged below 20 (0.23%), 166 students are aged above 50 (5.44%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at East Tennessee State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age at East Tennessee State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,0491,0292,020
Age 18-19734
Age 20-21731855
Age 22-24938312626
Age 25-29826314512
Age 30-34413151262
Age 35-3929493201
Age 40-4933299233
Age 50-6415338115
Over 6413112

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