Grambling State University Graduate Schools

Grambling State University (referred to as GSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Grambling, LA. Grambling State University is a historically black school. 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. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Grambling State University is $7,416 for Louisiana residents and $16,439 for out-of-state students. The school has 927 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,438 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Grambling State University (referred to as GSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Grambling, LA. Grambling State University is a historically black school. 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.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1949 - Current).
GSU Directory Information
School NameGrambling State University (GSU)
Address403 Main Street, Grambling, LA 71245
Phone318-247-3811
Webhttps://www.gram.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.gram.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.gram.edu/finaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Grambling State University is $7,416 for Louisiana residents and $16,439 for out-of-state students. The school has 927 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 5,438 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 73 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research). Among them, 6 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$16,439
$7,416 for Louisiana Residents
Student Population927
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs73 graduate programs
(6 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio30 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Grambling State University is $7,416 for Louisiana residents and $16,439 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $284.
Grambling State University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Grambling 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 its campus, remedial services, 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)6 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial 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 Grambling State University is $7,416 for Louisiana residents and $16,439 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.22% 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
Louisiana ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$5,110$2,066$5,110$11,089
2018-2019$5,110$2,058$5,110$11,081
2019-2020$5,110$2,306$5,110$11,329
2020-2021$5,110$2,270$5,110$11,293
2021-2022$5,110$2,306$5,110$11,329
The graduate school tuition & fees of GSU is average compared to public graduate schools in Louisiana. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Louisiana graduate tuition is $19,282 (public) / $19,658 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Grambling State University$7,416$16,439
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Louisiana Graduate Schools$12,584$19,368
Public$9,823$19,282
Private$19,658
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $16,180 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Grambling State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 6.31% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,122. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.27% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$10,631$6,276$10,631$6,871
2018-2019$10,631$6,276$10,631$6,781
2019-2020$10,990$4,230$9,656$5,130
2020-2021$10,990$4,230$9,656$5,130
2021-2022$10,990$5,190$9,932$5,190
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $284 at Grambling State 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$284
2018-2019$284
2019-2020$284
2020-2021$284
2021-2022$284

Graduate Programs at GSU

Grambling State University offers 22 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, 240 students have completed their study at Grambling State University.
Offered Degrees at Grambling State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree176233
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship335
Post Master's Degree212
Total2210240
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Grambling State University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Education (other) program with 1 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Criminal Justice/Safety Studies program with 136 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Education (other) program with 10 completers.
Grambling State University offers 22 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 240 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 233 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 2 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Mass Communication/Media Studies0-
Education [+] (4 completers) 11 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction2-
Educational Leadership and Administration1-
Special Education and Teaching1-
Elementary Education and Teaching1-
Secondary Education and Teaching1-
Social Science Teacher Education0-
Education (other)5-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 44 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management44-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 99 completers$32,800
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies99-
Human Services [+] (1 completers) 40 completers-
Public Administration12-
Social Work28$36,300
Social Sciences [+] 30 completers-
Social Sciences30-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 9 completers-
0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse6$85,100
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing3-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Total233
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 5 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction0-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Education (other)5-
Total5
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 1 completers-
Education (other)1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1-
Total2

Graduate Student Population at GSU

For academic year 2021-2022, total 927 students enrolled into Grambling State University graduate schools where it has total 5,438 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 228 full-time and 699 part-time graduate students. By gender, 239 male and 688 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
Total927239688
Full-time22870158
Part-tme699169530
Grambling State University is a historically black school and 869 (93.74% of total students) students are Black/African American at Grambling State University. There are 12 White (1.29%), 8 Hispanic (0.86%), 1 Asian (0.11%), and 37 students with other races. 21 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total927239688
American Indian/Native American110
Asian101
Black/African American869224645
Hispanic835
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White12210
Two More13310
Un-Known211
Non-resident Alien21516
Grambling State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 494 graduate students (53.29% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 314 graduate students (33.87% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total927
Enrolled Online Exclusively494
Enrolled Some Online Courses314
Not in Online Courses119

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