Marshall University Graduate School

Marshall University (referred to as Marshall) is a Public, 4 years school located in Huntington, WV.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Marshall is $8,934 for West Virginia residents and $21,486 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,739 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 10,691 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Marshall University (referred to as Marshall) is a Public, 4 years school located in Huntington, WV.
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 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Marshall is $8,934 for West Virginia residents and $21,486 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,739 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 10,691 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 175 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 35 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$21,486
$8,934 for West Virginia Residents
Student Population2,739
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs175 graduate programs
(35 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Marshall is $8,934 for West Virginia residents and $21,486 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $497 for West Virginia residents and $1,194 for out-of-state students.
Marshall offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
West Virginia Residents$8,934
Out-of-State$21,486
Tuition per Credit Hour
West Virginia Residents$497
Out-of-State$1,194
Marshall 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, 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)35 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Marshall University is $8,934 for West Virginia residents and $21,486 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.24% 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
West Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
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
2022-2023$7,520$1,414$20,072$1,414
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 $19,499 and the West Virginia graduate tuition is $17,022 (public) / $12,719 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Marshall University$8,934$21,486
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
West Virginia Graduate Schools$10,955$14,463
Public$9,220$17,022
Private$12,719
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $15,040 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Marshall.
On-campus living costs are increased by 4.16% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,536. Off-campus living costs are increased by 1.46% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
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
2022-2023$11,840$2,400$10,336$3,200
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $497 for West Virginia residents and $1,194 for other students at Marshall University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 0.25% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
West Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
2018-2019$469$1,131
2019-2020$485$1,171
2020-2021$491$1,176
2021-2022$494$1,191
2022-2023$497$1,194
For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $24,478 for West Virginia residents and $58,134 for out-of-state students.
The following table shows the tuition & fees for medical school at Marshall.
2022-2023 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Marshall University
West Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Medicine$23,064$1,414$56,720$1,414
Pharmacy$22,470$1,414$37,476$1,414

Graduate Programs at Marshall

Marshall University offers 111 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, 1,046 students have completed their study at Marshall University.
Offered Degrees at Marshall University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree5617705
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship2122
Doctor's degree - other50197
Post Bachelor's Degree391072
Post Master's Degree9350
Total111311,046
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 33 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business/Commerce program with 89 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Medicine program with 69 completers.
Marshall University offers 111 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,046 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 705 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 197 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 72 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 50 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 [+] 3 completers-
Environmental Science3-
Communication and Journalism [+] --
Journalism--
Computer and Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 13 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences4-
Information Science/Studies1-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance5-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)3-
Education [+] (7 completers) 233 completers-
Education42-
Educational Leadership and Administration48$51,400
Special Education and Teaching24$40,400
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services70$36,100
Elementary Education and Teaching--
Secondary Education and Teaching--
Early Childhood Education and Teaching--
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)11-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching6-
Reading Teacher Education20-
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education12-
Engineering [+] 10 completers-
Engineering4-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering2-
Mechanical Engineering4-
Engineering Technology [+] 2 completers-
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician2-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] --
Latin Language and Literature--
English Language and Literature [+] 23 completers-
English Language and Literature12-
Rhetoric and Composition11-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 4 completers-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies4-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 15 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences5-
Biomedical Sciences8-
Systematic Biology/Biological Systematics2-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 6 completers-
Mathematics6-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 completers-
Data Science, General1-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 10 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science10-
Physical Sciences [+] --
Physical Sciences--
Chemistry--
Psychology [+] 27 completers-
Psychology27-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 35 completers$47,200
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies9-
Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism14-
Forensic Science and Technology12-
Human Services [+] (1 completers) 43 completers-
Public Policy Analysis8-
Social Work35-
Social Sciences [+] (1 completers) 18 completers-
Geography15-
Political Science and Government2-
Sociology1-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 5 completers-
Music5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 122 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist34-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management25$42,900
Athletic Training/Trainer4-
Pharmaceutical Sciences2-
Public Health6-
Rehabilitation Science--
Medical Informatics6-
Dietetics/Dietitian20-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing25-
Business [+] (2 completers) 132 completers$49,200
Business/Commerce89$49,200
Accounting20-
Labor and Industrial Relations23-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total705
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 15 completers-
Education15-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Biomedical Sciences7-
Total22
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 9 completers-
Clinical Psychology9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 188 completers-
Medicine69-
Pharmacy54-
Physical Therapy/Therapist37-
Nursing Administration28-
Total197
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] --
Journalism--
Computer and Information Sciences [+] --
Computer and Information Sciences--
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance--
Education [+] (2 completers) --
Education--
Special Education and Teaching--
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services--
Secondary Education and Teaching--
Early Childhood Education and Teaching--
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)--
Reading Teacher Education--
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] --
Latin Language and Literature--
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 1 completers-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies1-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] (1 completers) --
Mathematics--
Psychology [+] --
Psychology--
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 9 completers-
Forensic Science and Technology9-
Social Sciences [+] --
Geography--
Sociology--
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 33 completers-
Medical Informatics--
Dietetics/Dietitian33-
Business [+] --
Business/Commerce--
History [+] 2 completers-
History2-
Total72
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
Education3-
Reading Teacher Education--
Psychology [+] --
Psychology--
Clinical Psychology--
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Nursing Administration--
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing3-
Total50

Graduate Student Population at Marshall

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 2,739 students enrolled into Marshall University graduate schools where it has total 10,691 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,758 full-time and 981 part-time graduate students. By gender, 931 male and 1,808 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
Total2,7399311,808
Full-time1,7586521,106
Part-tme981279702
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 2,183 White (79.70%), 124 Black/African American (4.53%), 63 Hispanic (2.30%), 54 Asian (1.97%), and 315 students with other races. 59 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,7399311,808
American Indian/Native American835
Asian542727
Black/African American1244777
Hispanic632835
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander422
White2,1836921,491
Two More561937
Un-Known18882106
Non-resident Alien593128
Marshall University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,152 graduate students (42.06% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 316 graduate students (11.54% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,739
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,152
Enrolled Some Online Courses316
Not in Online Courses1,271
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Marshall University. 893 students are aged 20 to 24 (32.60% of total students), 167 students are aged above 50 (6.10%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Marshall University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,7399311,808
Age 20-21551243
Age 22-24838280558
Age 25-29779309470
Age 30-34326108218
Age 35-3924491153
Age 40-4933078252
Age 50-6415649107
Over 641147

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