Marshall University Graduate Schools

Marshall University (referred to as Marshall) is a Public, 4 years school located in Huntington, WV. 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 and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Marshall University is $8,882 for West Virginia residents and $21,434 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,186 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,958 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Marshall University (referred to as Marshall) is a Public, 4 years school located in Huntington, WV. 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 and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1928 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Marshall Directory Information
School NameMarshall University (Marshall)
Address1 John Marshall Dr, Huntington, WV 25755
Phone304-696-3170
Webhttps://www.marshall.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.marshall.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.marshall.edu/sfa
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Marshall University is $8,882 for West Virginia residents and $21,434 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,186 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,958 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 171 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice).
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$21,434
$8,882 for West Virginia Residents
Student Population3,186
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs171 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Marshall University is $8,882 for West Virginia residents and $21,434 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $494 for West Virginia residents and $1,191 for out-of-state students.
Marshall University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Marshall 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, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • 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

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Marshall University is $8,882 for West Virginia residents and $21,434 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 1.29% 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
West Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$6,966$1,122$18,400$1,122
2018-2019$7,310$1,122$19,228$1,122
2019-2020$7,506$1,222$19,840$1,222
2020-2021$7,506$1,322$19,840$1,322
2021-2022$7,520$1,362$20,072$1,362
The graduate school tuition & fees of Marshall is relatively expensive compared to public graduate schools in West Virginia. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the West Virginia graduate tuition is $16,629 (public) / $12,489 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Marshall University$8,882$21,434
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
West Virginia Graduate Schools$10,948$13,940
Public$8,706$16,629
Private$12,489
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $14,671 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Marshall University. On-campus living costs are increased by 5.72% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,341. Off-campus living costs are increased by 5.32% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$10,126$2,366$9,254$2,978
2018-2019$10,454$2,287$9,470$3,087
2019-2020$10,644$2,287$9,580$3,087
2020-2021$10,644$2,287$9,580$3,087
2021-2022$11,384$2,287$10,054$3,287
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $494 for West Virginia residents and $1,191 for other students at Marshall University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 1.28% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
West Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$450$1,085
2018-2019$469$1,131
2019-2020$485$1,171
2020-2021$491$1,176
2021-2022$494$1,191
For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $24,324 for West Virginia residents and $57,682 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Marshall University.
2021-2022 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Marshall University
West Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Medicine$8,472$15,852$20,856$36,826
Pharmacy$22,146$1,362$37,434$1,362

Graduate Programs at Marshall

Marshall University offers 108 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, 1,131 students have completed their study at Marshall University.
Offered Degrees at Marshall University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree540763
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship2022
Doctor's degree - other50207
Post Bachelor's Degree380113
Post Master's Degree9026
Total10801,131
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Marshall University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Dietetics/Dietitian program with 45 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business/Commerce program with 88 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Medicine program with 79 completers.
Marshall University offers 108 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 1,131 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 763 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 207 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 113 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 26 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 12 completers-
Environmental Science12-
Communication and Journalism [+] 1 completers-
Journalism1-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 28 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences11-
Information Science/Studies11-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance0-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)6-
Education [+] 229 completers-
Education48-
Educational Leadership and Administration63$51,400
Special Education and Teaching22$40,400
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services46$36,100
Elementary Education and Teaching1-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)18-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching8-
Reading Teacher Education9-
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education14-
Engineering [+] 30 completers-
Engineering16-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering3-
Mechanical Engineering11-
Engineering Technology [+] 4 completers-
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician4-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Latin Language and Literature0-
English Language and Literature [+] 17 completers-
English Language and Literature9-
Rhetoric and Composition8-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 4 completers-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies4-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 16 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences5-
Biomedical Sciences8-
Systematic Biology/Biological Systematics3-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 5 completers-
Mathematics5-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 9 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science9-
Physical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Physical Sciences2-
Chemistry0-
Psychology [+] 42 completers-
Psychology42-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 22 completers$47,200
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies6-
16-
Human Services [+] 42 completers-
Public Policy Analysis6-
Social Work36-
Social Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Geography10-
Political Science and Government3-
Sociology1-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 5 completers-
Music5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 161 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist34-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management24$42,900
Athletic Training/Trainer9-
Pharmaceutical Sciences1-
Public Health11-
Rehabilitation Science0-
Medical Informatics17-
Dietetics/Dietitian27-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing38-
Business [+] 116 completers$49,200
Business/Commerce77$49,200
Accounting15-
Labor and Industrial Relations24-
History [+] 4 completers-
History4-
Total763
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 17 completers-
Education17-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Biomedical Sciences5-
Total22
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 11 completers-
Clinical Psychology11-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 196 completers-
Medicine75-
Pharmacy60-
Physical Therapy/Therapist37-
Nursing Administration24-
Total207
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign)0-
Women's Studies0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Journalism0-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance0-
Education [+] 7 completers-
Education0-
Educational Evaluation and Research0-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels2-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
Reading Teacher Education2-
Computer Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Education (other)3-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Latin Language and Literature0-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 0 completers-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies0-
Library Science [+] 9 completers-
Library and Information Science0-
Library Science (other)9-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 0 completers-
Mathematics0-
Psychology [+] 20 completers-
Psychology0-
School Psychology20-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
0-
Social Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Geography0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography5-
Sociology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 69 completers-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor23-
Medical Informatics1-
Dietetics/Dietitian45-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Business [+] 2 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Management Science2-
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total113
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 25 completers-
Education3-
Secondary School Administration/Principalship22-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Psychology0-
Clinical Psychology0-
School Psychology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Nursing Administration0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1-
Total26

Graduate Student Population at Marshall

For academic year 2021-2022, total 3,186 students enrolled into Marshall University graduate schools where it has total 11,958 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,987 full-time and 1,199 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,136 male and 2,050 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
Total3,1861,1362,050
Full-time1,9877771,210
Part-tme1,199359840
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 2,487 White (78.06%), 115 Black/African American (3.61%), 82 Hispanic (2.57%), 62 Asian (1.95%), and 440 students with other races. 144 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,1861,1362,050
American Indian/Native American1055
Asian622537
Black/African American1155164
Hispanic823646
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander330
White2,4878171,670
Two More521537
Un-Known231102129
Non-resident Alien1448262
Marshall University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 678 graduate students (21.28% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 1,956 graduate students (61.39% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total3,186
Enrolled Online Exclusively678
Enrolled Some Online Courses1,956
Not in Online Courses552
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Marshall University. 993 students are aged 20 to 24 (31.17% of total students), 185 students are aged above 50 (5.81%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Marshall University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,1861,1362,050
Age 20-21692346
Age 22-24924331593
Age 25-29935378557
Age 30-34400161239
Age 35-3928298184
Age 40-4939194297
Age 50-6417648128
Over 64936

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