Eastern Mennonite University Graduate Schools

Eastern Mennonite University (referred to as EMU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Harrisonburg, VA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Eastern Mennonite University is $15,270 in average. The school has 498 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,394 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Eastern Mennonite University (referred to as EMU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Harrisonburg, VA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1959 - Current).
EMU Directory Information
School NameEastern Mennonite University (EMU)
Address1200 Park Rd, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-2462
Phone540-432-4000
Webhttps://www.emu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://emu.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Infohttps://emu.edu/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Eastern Mennonite University is $15,270 in average. The school has 498 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,394 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 72 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 2 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$15,270
Student Population498
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs72 graduate programs
(2 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio10 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Eastern Mennonite University is $15,270 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $630.
Eastern Mennonite University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Eastern Mennonite 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 are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)2 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • 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 Eastern Mennonite University is $15,270. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.30% 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$13,900$160
2018-2019$14,370$160
2019-2020$14,400$190
2020-2021$15,000$225
2021-2022$15,000$270
The graduate school tuition & fees of EMU is average compared to private graduate schools in Virginia. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Virginia graduate tuition is $27,804 (public) / $16,962 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Eastern Mennonite University$15,270
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Virginia Graduate Schools$14,484$18,851
Public$14,613$27,804
Private$16,962
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $14,710 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Eastern Mennonite University. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.61% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $11,810. Off-campus living costs are increased by 0.25% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$11,000$1,800$8,000$1,800
2018-2019$11,160$2,230$8,000$2,390
2019-2020$11,380$2,290$9,000$2,470
2020-2021$11,730$2,550$9,000$2,780
2021-2022$11,900$2,610$9,000$2,810
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $630 at Eastern Mennonite University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$600
2018-2019$620
2019-2020$620
2020-2021$630
2021-2022$630

Graduate Programs at EMU

Eastern Mennonite University offers 28 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, 155 students have completed their study at Eastern Mennonite University.
Offered Degrees at Eastern Mennonite University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree144134
Doctor's degree - other110
Post Bachelor's Degree13321
Total288155
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Eastern Mennonite University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education program with 11 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Curriculum and Instruction program with 35 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Nursing Practice program with 0 completers.
Eastern Mennonite University offers 28 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 155 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 134 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 21 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 26 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction26-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 17 completers-
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution14-
Dispute Resolution3-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 14 completers-
Theology/Theological Studies0-
Divinity/Ministry14-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 55 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management4-
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies0-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)13-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor20-
Nursing Administration18-
Business [+] 18 completers-
Business Administration and Management8-
Organizational Leadership10-
Total134
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Nursing Practice0-
Total0
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 8 completers-
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education8-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 3 completers-
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution2-
Dispute Resolution1-
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 0 completers-
Theology/Theological Studies0-
Theological and Ministerial Studies (other)0-
Theology and Religious Vocations (other)0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 3 completers-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)0-
Business [+] 7 completers-
Business Administration and Management2-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management3-
Organizational Leadership2-
Total21

Graduate Student Population at EMU

For academic year 2021-2022, total 498 students enrolled into Eastern Mennonite University graduate schools where it has total 1,394 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 103 full-time and 395 part-time graduate students. By gender, 110 male and 388 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
Total498110388
Full-time1033370
Part-tme39577318
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 406 White (81.53%), 27 Black/African American (5.42%), 19 Hispanic (3.82%), 8 Asian (1.61%), and 38 students with other races. 14 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total498110388
American Indian/Native American000
Asian817
Black/African American271116
Hispanic19415
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander110
White40680326
Two More633
Un-Known17611
Non-resident Alien14410
Eastern Mennonite University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 375 graduate students (75.30% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 33 graduate students (6.63% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total498
Enrolled Online Exclusively375
Enrolled Some Online Courses33
Not in Online Courses90
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Eastern Mennonite University. 49 students are aged 20 to 24 (9.84% of total students), 99 students are aged above 50 (19.88%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Eastern Mennonite University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total498110388
Age 20-21101
Age 22-24481335
Age 25-29701357
Age 30-34621448
Age 35-39831568
Age 40-4913432102
Age 50-64932073
Over 64633
Age Un-Known101

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