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 3,611 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,204 including undergraduate students.

Marshall University 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
Phone800-642-3463
Webhttps://www.marshall.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.marshall.edu/admissions/apply.asp
Financial Infohttps://www.marshall.edu/wpmu/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 3,611 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,204 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 101 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 6 programs are available online classes.
Marshall Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$21,434
$8,882 for West Virginia Residents
Student Population3,611
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs101 graduate programs
(6 programs available online learning)
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 academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $492 for West Virginia residents and $1,190 for out-of-state students. Marshall University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Marshall 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
West Virginia Residents$8,882
Out-of-State$21,434
Tuition per Credit Hour
West Virginia Residents$492
Out-of-State$1,190
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 at Marshall
Distance Learning (Online Classes)6 Online Programs Available
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 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For 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: March 16, 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 $19,187 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$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
West Virginia Graduate Schools$8,678$13,940
Public$8,678$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 Costs
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 $492 for West Virginia residents and $1,190 for other students at Marshall University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 1.19% 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$492$1,190

Graduate Programs at Marshall

Marshall University offers 102 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, 1,318 students have completed their study at Marshall University.
Offered Degrees at Marshall University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree5012904
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship2119
Doctor's degree - other50212
Post Bachelor's Degree361087
Post Master's Degree9296
Total102251,318
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Marshall University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Secondary School Administration/Principalship program with 83 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 99 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Pharmacy program with 75 completers.
Marshall University offers 102 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,318 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 904 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 212 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 87 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 96 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 [+] (2 completers) 8 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Journalism8-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 54 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences30-
Information Science/Studies11-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)13-
Education [+] (9 completers) 314 completers-
Education29-
Educational Leadership and Administration99$51,400
Special Education and Teaching41$40,400
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services60$36,100
Elementary Education and Teaching8-
Secondary Education and Teaching4-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching1-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)18-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching5-
Reading Teacher Education32-
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education17-
Engineering [+] 44 completers-
Engineering34-
Mechanical Engineering10-
Engineering Technology [+] 22 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician22-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Latin Language and Literature0-
English Language And Literature [+] 23 completers-
English Language and Literature17-
Rhetoric and Composition6-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 2 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies2-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 19 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences8-
Biomedical Sciences7-
Systematic Biology/Biological Systematics4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] (1 completers) 8 completers-
Mathematics8-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 8 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science8-
Physical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Physical Sciences1-
Chemistry0-
Psychology [+] 29 completers-
Psychology29-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 23 completers$47,200
0$47,200
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies7-
Forensic Science and Technology16-
Human Services [+] 67 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis7-
Social Work60-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 13 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geography5-
Political Science and Government4-
Sociology4-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 113 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist28-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management27$42,900
Athletic Training/Trainer6-
Public Health3-
Medical Informatics8-
Dietetics/Dietitian7-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing34-
Business [+] (3 completers) 131 completers$49,200
Business/Commerce86$49,200
Accounting9-
Labor and Industrial Relations36-
History [+] 9 completers-
History9-
Total904
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Biomedical Sciences2-
Total19
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 [+] 201 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medicine69-
Pharmacy75-
Physical Therapy/Therapist36-
Nursing Administration21-
Total212
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 5 completers-
Regional Studies (U.S., Canadian, Foreign)5-
Women's Studies0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Journalism0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance4-
Education [+] (11 completers) 8 completers-
Education0-
Educational Evaluation and Research1-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels3-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
Mathematics Teacher Education1-
Reading Teacher Education2-
Computer Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
Education (other)0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Latin Language and Literature0-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 0 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies0-
Library Science [+] (2 completers) 10 completers-
Library and Information Science0-
Library Science (other)10-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 0 completers-
Mathematics0-
Statistics (other)0-
Psychology [+] 1 completers-
Psychology1-
School Psychology0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
0-
Forensic Science and Technology0-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 9 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geography2-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography7-
Sociology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 39 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions (other)27-
Dietetics/Dietitian12-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Business [+] (1 completers) 10 completers-
Business/Commerce10-
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total87
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 83 completers-
Secondary School Administration/Principalship83-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
Psychology0-
Clinical Psychology0-
School Psychology8-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Nursing Administration0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Total96

Graduate Student Population at Marshall

For academic year 2021-2022, total 3,186 students enrolled into Marshall University graduate schools where it has total 13,204 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

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