Hofstra University Graduate School

Hofstra University (referred to as Hofstra) is a Private, 4 years school located in Hempstead, NY.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Hofstra is $29,280 in average. The school has 4,128 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 10,238 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Hofstra University (referred to as Hofstra) is a Private, 4 years school located in Hempstead, NY.
The school is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (1/1/1940 - Current).
Hofstra Directory Information
School NameHofstra University (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 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Hofstra is $29,280 in average. The school has 4,128 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 10,238 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 292 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 2 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$29,280
Student Population4,128
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs292 graduate programs
(2 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Hofstra is $29,280 in average for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $1,570.
Hofstra offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$28,260
Required Fees$1,020
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$1,570
Hofstra 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, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)2 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

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Hofstra University is $29,280. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.90% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2018-2019$24,192$970
2019-2020$25,164$970
2020-2021$26,172$1,000
2021-2022$27,180$1,000
2022-2023$28,260$1,020
The graduate school tuition & fees of Hofstra is average compared to private graduate schools in New York. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the New York graduate tuition is $23,151 (public) / $25,606 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Hofstra University$29,280
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
New York Graduate Schools$21,016$25,488
Public$12,252$23,151
Private$25,606
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $19,772 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Hofstra.
On-campus living costs are increased by 5.49% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $26,494. Off-campus living costs are increased by 10.74% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$14,998$2,050$20,323$2,508
2019-2020$15,700$2,050$21,083$2,592
2020-2021$16,168$2,050$21,345$2,580
2021-2022$16,168$2,050$21,345$2,580
2022-2023$17,168$2,050$23,890$2,604
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,570 at Hofstra University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.97% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2018-2019$1,344
2019-2020$1,398
2020-2021$1,454
2021-2022$1,510
2022-2023$1,570
The law school tuition at Hofstra University is $66,564 for academic year 2022-2023. For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $56,340.
The following table shows the tuition & fees for law school and medical school at Hofstra.
2022-2023 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Hofstra University
TuitionFees
Medicine$54,600$1,740
Law$65,838$726

Graduate Programs at Hofstra

Hofstra University offers 168 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, 1,605 students have completed their study at Hofstra University.
Offered Degrees at Hofstra University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree10021,098
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship9055
Doctor's degree - other30360
Post Bachelor's Degree1200
Post Master's Degree44092
Total16821,605
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Hofstra University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Adult Health Nurse/Nursing program with 19 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Management Science program with 168 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 258 completers.
Hofstra University offers 168 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,605 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 1,098 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 360 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 92 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 [+] 12 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric--
Journalism9-
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication (other)--
Public Relations/Image Management3-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 18 completers-
Computer Science16-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance2-
Education [+] 221 completers-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education1-
Curriculum and Instruction2-
Educational Leadership and Administration2$44,700
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration12-
Educational/Instructional Technology1-
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education--
Special Education and Teaching6$58,800
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs11-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs10-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs9-
Special Education and Teaching (other)1-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services15-
Elementary Education and Teaching3-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels16-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching--
Art Teacher Education4-
Business Teacher Education9-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education4-
Foreign Language Teacher Education2-
Health Teacher Education13-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education1-
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education--
Mathematics Teacher Education5-
Music Teacher Education8-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching38-
Reading Teacher Education8-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education2-
Social Studies Teacher Education16-
Biology Teacher Education2-
Chemistry Teacher Education1-
French Language Teacher Education--
Physics Teacher Education1-
Spanish Language Teacher Education--
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)5-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor13-
Engineering Technology [+] (1 completers) 20 completers-
Engineering/Industrial Management20-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] --
Spanish Language and Literature--
Legal Studies [+] (1 completers) 34 completers-
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence5-
Health Law29-
International Law and Legal Studies--
Legal Professions and Studies (other)--
English Language and Literature [+] 1 completers-
English Language and Literature--
Creative Writing1-
English Literature (British and Commonwealth--
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] --
Humanities/Humanistic Studies--
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences4-
Human/Medical Genetics--
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology (other)5-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] --
Mathematics--
Applied Mathematics--
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 14 completers-
Gerontology1-
Sustainability Studies13-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)--
Psychology [+] 53 completers-
Psychology--
Clinical Psychology11$55,100
Industrial and Organizational Psychology31-
School Psychology11-
Psychology (other)--
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 29 completers$32,700
Forensic Science and Technology29-
Social Sciences [+] --
Sociology--
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 373 completers-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist46-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management66$56,400
Perfusion Technology/Perfusionist10-
Physician Assistant62-
Medical Scientist--
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling4-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor27-
Public Health20$60,600
Health/Medical Physics8-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine--
Art Therapy/Therapist22$42,500
Occupational Therapy/Therapist27-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor3-
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (other)4-
Medical Informatics19-
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing20-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing32-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing3-
Business [+] 314 completers-
Business/Commerce7-
Business Administration and Management9$103,500
Accounting51$61,700
Finance8$60,500
Finance and Financial Management Services (other)--
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration1-
International Business/Trade/Commerce--
Management Information Systems--
Management Information Systems and Services (other)5-
Management Science168-
Business Statistics20-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)21-
Marketing/Marketing Management9-
Marketing Research--
Taxation13$71,300
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)2$77,200
Total1,098
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 17 completers-
Education8-
Educational Leadership and Administration4-
Reading Teacher Education5-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Molecular Medicine7-
Psychology [+] 31 completers-
Psychometrics and Quantitative Psychology7-
Clinical Psychology9$80,900
Industrial and Organizational Psychology--
School Psychology15-
Psychology (other)--
Total55
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 258 completers-
Law258-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 102 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist6-
Medicine96-
Total360
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] --
Gerontology--
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] --
Physician Assistant--
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling--
Business [+] --
Business Administration and Management--
Accounting--
Finance--
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration--
International Business/Trade/Commerce--
Management Information Systems--
Marketing/Marketing Management--
Total-
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 29 completers-
Education--
Bilingual and Multilingual Education9-
Educational Leadership and Administration8-
Educational/Instructional Technology--
Special Education and Teaching--
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs1-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs2-
Special Education and Teaching (other)--
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services--
Elementary Education and Teaching--
Health Teacher Education1-
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education--
Reading Teacher Education5-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)2-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] --
Gerontology--
Psychology [+] 11 completers-
School Psychology11-
Psychology (other)--
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 22 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management--
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling--
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor1-
Public Health--
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor--
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions (other)--
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing19-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing1-
Business [+] 4 completers-
Business/Commerce4-
Business Administration and Management--
Accounting--
Finance--
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration--
International Business/Trade/Commerce--
Marketing/Marketing Management--
Total92

Graduate Student Population at Hofstra

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 4,128 students enrolled into Hofstra University graduate schools where it has total 10,238 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 3,016 full-time and 1,112 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,498 male and 2,630 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
Total4,1281,4982,630
Full-time3,0161,1511,865
Part-tme1,112347765
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 2,221 White (53.80%), 317 Black/African American (7.68%), 444 Hispanic (10.76%), 496 Asian (12.02%), and 650 students with other races. 274 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,1281,4982,630
American Indian/Native American1055
Asian496188308
Black/African American31798219
Hispanic444145299
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander624
White2,2217901,431
Two More912764
Un-Known269107162
Non-resident Alien274136138
Hofstra University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 435 graduate students (10.54% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 720 graduate students (17.44% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total4,128
Enrolled Online Exclusively435
Enrolled Some Online Courses720
Not in Online Courses2,973
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Hofstra University. 1,776 students are aged 20 to 24 (43.02% of total students), 2 students are aged below 20 (0.05%), 142 students are aged above 50 (3.44%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Hofstra University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,1281,4982,630
Age 18-19211
Age 20-211163284
Age 22-241,6605571,103
Age 25-291,353548805
Age 30-34409172237
Age 35-3919365128
Age 40-4921290122
Age 50-6413332101
Over 64918
Age Un-Known41041

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