Hawaii Pacific University Graduate Schools

Hawaii Pacific University (referred to as Hawaii Pacific) is a Private, 4 years school located in Honolulu, HI. 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- professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Hawaii Pacific University is $20,600 in average. The school has 443 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 4,243 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Hawaii Pacific University (referred to as Hawaii Pacific) is a Private, 4 years school located in Honolulu, HI. 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- professional practice.
The school is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (4/30/1973 - Current).
Hawaii Pacific Directory Information
School NameHawaii Pacific University (Hawaii Pacific)
Address1 Aloha Tower Drive, Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone808-544-0200
Webhttps://www.hpu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.hpu.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.hpu.edu/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Hawaii Pacific University is $20,600 in average. The school has 443 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 4,243 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 75 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 19 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$20,600
Student Population443
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs75 graduate programs
(19 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Hawaii Pacific University is $20,600 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $1,125.
Hawaii Pacific University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Hawaii Pacific 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)19 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • 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 Hawaii Pacific University is $20,600. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same 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$18,000$200
2018-2019$18,900$200
2019-2020$20,250$350
2020-2021$20,250$350
2021-2022$20,250$350
The graduate school tuition & fees of Hawaii Pacific is average compared to private graduate schools in Hawaii. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Hawaii graduate tuition is $30,806 (public) / $17,793 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Hawaii Pacific University$20,600
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Hawaii Graduate Schools$14,943$19,928
Public$14,366$30,806
Private$17,793
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $19,064 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Hawaii Pacific University. On-campus living costs are decreased by -11.41% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $19,064. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -11.41% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$14,204$2,340$17,616$2,340
2018-2019$14,880$2,354$16,280$2,354
2019-2020$18,700$2,240$18,700$2,240
2020-2021$19,260$2,260$19,260$2,260
2021-2022$16,764$2,300$16,764$2,300
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,125 at Hawaii Pacific 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$1,000
2018-2019$1,050
2019-2020$1,125
2020-2021$1,125
2021-2022$1,125

Graduate Programs at Hawaii Pacific

Hawaii Pacific University offers 35 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, 224 students have completed their study at Hawaii Pacific University.
Offered Degrees at Hawaii Pacific University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree180212
Doctor's degree - other103
Post Bachelor's Degree1306
Post Master's Degree303
Total350224
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Hawaii Pacific University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the National Security Policy Studies program with 7 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration, Management and Operations (other) program with 58 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Nursing Practice program with 3 completers.
Hawaii Pacific University offers 35 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 224 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 212 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 3 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 6 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 3 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 [+] 7 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric7-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Information Science/Studies12-
Education [+] 38 completers-
Elementary Education and Teaching15-
Secondary Education and Teaching13-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor10-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 20 completers-
Marine Sciences14-
Sustainability Studies6-
Psychology [+] 18 completers-
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology (other)18-
Human Services [+] 35 completers-
Public Administration13-
Social Work22-
Social Sciences [+] 11 completers-
National Security Policy Studies11-
Political Science and Government (other)0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 21 completers-
Public Health4-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse17-
Business [+] 50 completers-
Business/Commerce11-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)37-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration2-
Management Information Systems0-
Total212
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Nursing Practice3-
Total3
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 0 completers-
Natural Resources Management and Policy0-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Information Science/Studies0-
Education [+] 0 completers-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 completers-
International/Global Studies1-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 3 completers-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management3-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
National Security Policy Studies0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies2-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
Labor and Industrial Relations0-
Total6
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Home Health Aide/Home Attendant0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing2-
Total3

Graduate Student Population at Hawaii Pacific

For academic year 2021-2022, total 443 students enrolled into Hawaii Pacific University graduate schools where it has total 4,243 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 313 full-time and 130 part-time graduate students. By gender, 184 male and 259 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
Total443184259
Full-time313129184
Part-tme1305575
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 145 White (32.73%), 24 Black/African American (5.42%), 62 Hispanic (14.00%), 87 Asian (19.64%), and 125 students with other races. 30 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total443184259
American Indian/Native American000
Asian873750
Black/African American24159
Hispanic622735
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander24321
White1456283
Two More612536
Un-Known1028
Non-resident Alien301317
Hawaii Pacific University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 110 graduate students (24.83% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 98 graduate students (22.12% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total443
Enrolled Online Exclusively110
Enrolled Some Online Courses98
Not in Online Courses235
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Hawaii Pacific University. 80 students are aged 20 to 24 (18.06% of total students), 33 students are aged above 50 (7.45%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Hawaii Pacific University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total443184259
Age 20-21707
Age 22-24731657
Age 25-29974156
Age 30-34934152
Age 35-39542727
Age 40-49864145
Age 50-64311615
Over 64220

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