Hofstra University Graduate Schools

Hofstra University (referred to as Hofstra) is a Private, 4 years school located in Hempstead, NY. It is classified as Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Hofstra University is $26,134 in average. The school has 4,170 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 10,871 including undergraduate students.

Hofstra University Graduate School Overview

Hofstra University (referred to as Hofstra) is a Private, 4 years school located in Hempstead, NY. It is classified as Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Hofstra University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (1/1/1940 - Current).
Hofstra UniversityDirectory Information
School NameHofstra University (referred to as Hofstra)
Address100 Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY 11549
Phone516-463-6600
Webhttps://www.hofstra.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.hofstra.edu/application
Financial Infohttps://www.hofstra.edu/financialaid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Hofstra University is $26,134 in average. The school has 4,170 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 10,871 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 149 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 8 programs are available online classes.
Hofstra Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$26,134
Student Population4,170
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs149 graduate programs
(8 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Hofstra University is $26,134 in average for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $1,398. Hofstra University offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
Hofstra 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$25,164
Required Fees$970
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$1,398
Hofstra 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 Hofstra University campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Hofstra
Distance Learning (Online Classes)8 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Hofstra University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Hofstra University is $26,134. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.86% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Hofstra University
TuitionFees
2015-2016$21,456$970
2016-2017$22,320$970
2017-2018$23,256$970
2018-2019$24,192$970
2019-2020$25,164$970
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $18,292 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Hofstra University. On-campus living costs are increased by 4.12% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $23,675. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.70% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Hofstra University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$13,330$3,245$17,830$3,180
2016-2017$13,800$3,224$17,315$3,096
2017-2018$14,250$2,050$19,850$2,484
2018-2019$14,998$2,050$20,323$2,508
2019-2020$15,700$2,050$21,083$2,592
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,398 at Hofstra University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 4.02% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Hofstra University
Tuition
2015-2016$1,192
2016-2017$1,240
2017-2018$1,292
2018-2019$1,344
2019-2020$1,398
The law school tuition at Hofstra University is $60,970 for academic year 2019-2020. For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $53,190. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Hofstra University.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Hofstra University
TuitionFees
Medicine$51,690$1,500
Law$60,254$716

Graduate Programs at Hofstra

Hofstra University offers 155 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, 1,650 students have completed their study at Hofstra University.
Offered Degrees at Hofstra University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree9551,173
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship8058
Doctor's degree - other30326
Post Bachelor's Degree12026
Post Master's Degree37367
Total15581,650

Hofstra University offers 155 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,650 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,173 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 326 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 26 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 67 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 [+] 29 completers-
Journalism14-
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication (other)2-
Public Relations/Image Management13-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 18 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science18-
Education [+] (4 completers) 264 completers-
Education0-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education2-
Curriculum and Instruction2-
Educational Leadership and Administration3$44,700
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration29-
Educational/Instructional Technology2-
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education0-
Special Education and Teaching10$58,800
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs22-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs11-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs12-
Special Education and Teaching (other)6-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services12-
Elementary Education and Teaching10-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels11-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching1-
Art Teacher Education5-
Business Teacher Education9-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education2-
Foreign Language Teacher Education0-
Health Teacher Education20-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education1-
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education0-
Mathematics Teacher Education6-
Music Teacher Education9-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching23-
Reading Teacher Education9-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education0-
Social Studies Teacher Education16-
Biology Teacher Education7-
Chemistry Teacher Education0-
French Language Teacher Education0-
Physics Teacher Education1-
Spanish Language Teacher Education2-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)2-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor19-
Engineering Technology [+] 0 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 1 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Spanish Language and Literature1-
Legal Studies [+] (2 completers) 38 completers-
Law0-
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence11-
Health Law26-
International Law and Legal Studies0-
Legal Professions and Studies (other)1-
English Language And Literature [+] 6 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Creative Writing6-
English Literature (British and Commonwealth0-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 0 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences7-
Human/Medical Genetics0-
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology (other)0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 0 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 6 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology0-
Sustainability Studies6-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Psychology [+] 51 completers-
Psychology1-
Clinical Psychology11$55,100
Industrial and Organizational Psychology31-
School Psychology8-
Psychology (other)0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 10 completers$32,700
0$32,700
Forensic Science and Technology10-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Sociology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 278 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist39-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management78$56,400
Physician Assistant45-
Medical Scientist0-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling7-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor11-
Public Health27$60,600
Health/Medical Physics5-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine0-
Art Therapy/Therapist16$42,500
Occupational Therapy/Therapist10-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor3-
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (other)10-
Medical Informatics0-
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing17-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing10-
Business [+] 456 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management72$103,500
Accounting93$61,700
Finance91$60,500
Finance and Financial Management Services (other)0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration7-
International Business/Trade/Commerce5-
Management Information Systems0-
Business Statistics36-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)27-
Marketing/Marketing Management46-
Marketing Research3-
Taxation32$71,300
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)44$77,200
Total1,173
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 9 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration3-
Reading Teacher Education6-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Molecular Medicine5-
Psychology [+] 33 completers-
Psychology0-
Clinical Psychology13$80,900
Industrial and Organizational Psychology7-
School Psychology13-
Psychology (other)0-
Total58
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 92 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist6-
Medicine86-
Total326
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Gerontology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 24 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Physician Assistant0-
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies24-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling0-
Business [+] 2 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management1-
Accounting0-
Finance1-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
Labor Studies0-
International Business/Trade/Commerce0-
Management Information Systems0-
Marketing/Marketing Management0-
Total26
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (2 completers) 54 completers-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education7-
Educational Leadership and Administration8-
Administration of Special Education0-
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision0-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Special Education and Teaching2-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented2-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs2-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs0-
Special Education and Teaching (other)4-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Student Counseling and Personnel Services (other)0-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching17-
Secondary Education and Teaching5-
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education0-
Reading Teacher Education5-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)1-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology0-
Psychology [+] 9 completers-
Psychology0-
School Psychology9-
Psychology (other)0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management0-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling0-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor1-
Public Health1-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor0-
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (other)2-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Perioperative/Operating Room and Surgical Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management0-
Accounting0-
Finance0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
International Business/Trade/Commerce0-
Marketing/Marketing Management0-
Total67

Graduate Student Population at Hofstra

For academic year 2019-2020, total 4,170 students enrolled into Hofstra University graduate schools where it has total 10,871 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 3,002 full-time and 1,168 part-time students. By gender, 1,593 male and 2,577 female students are attending Hofstra University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Hofstra University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Hofstra University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,1701,5932,577
Full-time3,0021,2161,786
Part-tme1,168377791
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Hofstra University.
There are 2,040 White (48.92%), 329 Black/African American (7.89%), 445 Hispanic (10.67%), 387 Asian (9.28%), and 969 students with other races. 408 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Hofstra University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,1701,5932,577
American Indian/Native American1477
Asian387166221
Black/African American32983246
Hispanic445158287
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander27522
White2,0407771,263
Two More331122
Un-Known487193294
Non-resident Alien408193215
Hofstra University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 188 graduate students (4.51% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 550 graduate students (13.19% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Hofstra University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Hofstra University
Number of Students
Total4,170
Enrolled Online Exclusively188
Enrolled Some Online Courses550
Not in Online Courses3,432
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Hofstra University. 1,859 students are aged 20 to 24 (44.58% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.02%), 138 students are aged above 50 (3.31%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Hofstra University.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Hofstra University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,1701,5932,577
Age 18-19101
Age 20-211253986
Age 22-241,7346341,100
Age 25-291,290534756
Age 30-34386157229
Age 35-3922399124
Age 40-4927394179
Age 50-6413434100
Over 64422

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