Grand Valley State University Graduate Schools

Grand Valley State University (referred to as GVSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Allendale, MI. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Grand Valley State University is $16,053 for Michigan residents and $17,208 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,997 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 24,677 including undergraduate students.

Grand Valley State University Graduate School Overview

Grand Valley State University (referred to as GVSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Allendale, MI. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice.
Grand Valley State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1968 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Grand Valley State UniversityDirectory Information
School NameGrand Valley State University (referred to as GVSU)
Address1 Campus Dr, Allendale, MI 49401-9403
Phone616-331-2020
Webhttps://www.gvsu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://secure.gvsu.edu/admissions/undergraduate/apply-index.htm
Financial Infohttps://www.gvsu.edu/financialaid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Grand Valley State University is $16,053 for Michigan residents and $17,208 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,997 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 24,677 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 48 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 2 programs are available online classes.
GVSU Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$17,208
$16,053 for Michigan Residents
Student Population2,997
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs48 graduate programs
(2 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Grand Valley State University is $16,053 for Michigan residents and $17,208 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $717. Grand Valley State University offers the alternative tuition plans.
GVSU 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Michigan Residents$16,053
Out-of-State$17,208
Tuition per Credit Hour
Michigan Residents$717
Out-of-State$717
Grand Valley 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 Grand Valley State University campus, remedial services, 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 GVSU
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
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Grand Valley State University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Grand Valley State University is $16,053 for Michigan residents and $17,208 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.09% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Grand Valley State University
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$14,612-$19,331-
2016-2017$15,408-$15,408-
2017-2018$16,053-$16,053-
2018-2019$16,693-$16,693-
2019-2020$17,208-$17,208-
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $11,440 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Grand Valley State University. On-campus living costs are decreased by -2.75% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $8,456. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -3.03% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Grand Valley State University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$8,360$1,840$6,400$1,840
2016-2017$9,000$1,846$5,560$1,846
2017-2018$9,150$2,400$5,560$2,400
2018-2019$9,364$2,400$6,320$2,400
2019-2020$9,400$2,040$6,416$2,040
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $717 at Grand Valley State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.02% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Grand Valley State University
Tuition
2015-2016$798
2016-2017$642
2017-2018$669
2018-2019$696
2019-2020$717

Graduate Programs at GVSU

Grand Valley State University offers 46 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, 1,138 students have completed their study at Grand Valley State University.
Offered Degrees at Grand Valley State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree3511,008
Doctor's degree - other2080
Post Bachelor's Degree7112
Post Master's Degree2038
Total4621,138

Grand Valley State University offers 46 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,138 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,008 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 80 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 12 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 38 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 252 completers$48,000
Curriculum and Instruction69$43,700
Educational Leadership and Administration75$44,800
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration48-
Educational/Instructional Technology20-
Special Education and Teaching28$51,100
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services12-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 15 completers-
Engineering15-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 7 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Applied Linguistics7-
English Language And Literature [+] 10 completers-
English Language and Literature10-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 46 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences12-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology2-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences (other)10-
Biostatistics14-
Bioinformatics8-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Mathematics and Computer Science0-
Psychology [+] 10 completers-
Psychology0-
School Psychology10-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 16 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration16-
Human Services [+] 187 completers-
0-
Public Administration42$43,800
Social Work145$41,200
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 240 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist32-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management28-
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist11-
Physician Assistant43-
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies7-
Public Health47$42,100
Occupational Therapy/Therapist50-
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist14-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse8-
Business [+] 134 completers-
Business/Commerce76$69,200
Accounting54$60,100
Taxation4-
Total1,008
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 80 completers-
Physical Therapy/Therapist56-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse24-
Total80
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Information Science/Studies0-
Education [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology3-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
Psychology0-
Applied Behavior Analysis8-
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
0-
Public Administration1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Palliative Care Nursing0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Taxation0-
Total12
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 16 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration16-
Psychology [+] 22 completers-
Psychology0-
School Psychology22-
Total38

Graduate Student Population at GVSU

For academic year 2019-2020, total 2,997 students enrolled into Grand Valley State University graduate schools where it has total 24,677 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,420 full-time and 1,577 part-time students. By gender, 879 male and 2,118 female students are attending Grand Valley State University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Grand Valley State University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Grand Valley State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,9978792,118
Full-time1,4203751,045
Part-tme1,5775041,073
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Grand Valley State University.
There are 2,416 White (80.61%), 142 Black/African American (4.74%), 115 Hispanic (3.84%), 68 Asian (2.27%), and 256 students with other races. 153 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Grand Valley State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,9978792,118
American Indian/Native American16313
Asian681652
Black/African American1424795
Hispanic1153184
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander321
White2,4166771,739
Two More612041
Un-Known23914
Non-resident Alien1537479
Grand Valley State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 215 graduate students (7.17% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 160 graduate students (5.34% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Grand Valley State University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Grand Valley State University
Number of Students
Total2,997
Enrolled Online Exclusively215
Enrolled Some Online Courses160
Not in Online Courses2,622
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Grand Valley State University. 1,034 students are aged 20 to 24 (34.50% of total students), 96 students are aged above 50 (3.20%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Grand Valley State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Grand Valley State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,9978792,118
Age 20-2145441
Age 22-24989240749
Age 25-29932303629
Age 30-34413158255
Age 35-3925375178
Age 40-4926173188
Age 50-64932370
Over 64321
Age Un-Known817

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