Emerson College Graduate Schools

Emerson College (referred to as Emerson) is a Private, 4 years school located in Boston, MA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Emerson College is $31,910 in average. The school has 1,407 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,115 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Emerson College (referred to as Emerson) is a Private, 4 years school located in Boston, MA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree.
The school is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1950 - Current).
Emerson Directory Information
School NameEmerson College (Emerson)
Address120 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116-4624
Phone617-824-8500
Webhttps://www.emerson.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.commonapp.org
Financial Infohttps://www2.emerson.edu/student-financial-services
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Emerson College is $31,910 in average. The school has 1,407 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,115 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 39 graduate programs through Master's. Among them, 3 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$31,910
Student Population1,407
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's
Number of Programs39 graduate programs
(3 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Emerson College is $31,910 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $1,302.
Emerson College offers the alternative tuition plans.
Emerson College 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
Distance Learning (Online Classes)3 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student 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 Emerson College is $31,910. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.49% 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$30,024$624
2018-2019$30,024$624
2019-2020$30,624$640
2020-2021$31,104$650
2021-2022$31,248$662
The graduate school tuition & fees of Emerson is average compared to private graduate schools in Massachusetts. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Massachusetts graduate tuition is $19,554 (public) / $29,575 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Emerson College$31,910
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Massachusetts Graduate Schools$24,532$27,535
Public$13,768$19,554
Private$29,575
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $22,554 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Emerson College. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.70% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $20,060. 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$16,992$2,350$15,750$2,350
2018-2019$17,690$2,700$15,750$2,700
2019-2020$18,400$3,240$15,750$3,240
2020-2021$18,768$3,410$16,650$3,410
2021-2022$19,144$3,410$16,650$3,410
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,302 at Emerson College. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 0.46% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$1,251
2018-2019$1,251
2019-2020$1,276
2020-2021$1,296
2021-2022$1,302

Graduate Programs at Emerson

Emerson College offers 16 graduate programs for Master's. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 288 students have completed their study at Emerson College.
Offered Degrees at Emerson College
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree161288
Total161288
The most popular program at Emerson College is the Marketing/Marketing Management program and last year 60 students have earned/completed their degree program.
Emerson College offers 16 programs through Master's. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 288 students have completed their graduate studies.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] (1 completers) 106 completers$44,500
Communication and Media Studies (other)18-
Journalism13$35,000
Broadcast Journalism0-
Radio and Television0-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia8-
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication22-
Health Communication1-
Publishing44$43,000
Education [+] 33 completers-
Drama and Dance Teacher Education33-
English Language and Literature [+] 34 completers-
Creative Writing34-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 19 completers-
Playwriting and Screenwriting19-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 43 completers-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist43-
Business [+] 53 completers-
Business/Corporate Communications1-
Marketing/Marketing Management37$54,500
International Marketing0-
Marketing (other)15-
Total288

Graduate Student Population at Emerson

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,407 students enrolled into Emerson College graduate schools where it has total 5,115 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,044 full-time and 363 part-time graduate students. By gender, 200 male and 1,207 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
Total1,4072001,207
Full-time1,044157887
Part-tme36343320
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 792 White (56.29%), 102 Black/African American (7.25%), 253 Hispanic (17.98%), 56 Asian (3.98%), and 204 students with other races. 87 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,4072001,207
American Indian/Native American615
Asian56749
Black/African American1021884
Hispanic25319234
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander202
White792121671
Two More42735
Un-Known671057
Non-resident Alien871770
Emerson College offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 780 graduate students (55.44% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 536 graduate students (38.10% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,407
Enrolled Online Exclusively780
Enrolled Some Online Courses536
Not in Online Courses91
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Emerson College. 473 students are aged 20 to 24 (33.62% of total students), 37 students are aged above 50 (2.63%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Emerson College.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,4072001,207
Age 20-2110010
Age 22-2446351412
Age 25-2949078412
Age 30-3418729158
Age 35-391152194
Age 40-491051392
Age 50-6436828
Over 64101

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