Morehead State University Graduate Schools

Morehead State University (referred to as Morehead State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Morehead, KY. 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 - other. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Morehead State University is $10,512 for Kentucky residents and $10,557 for out-of-state students. The school has 686 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,304 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Morehead State University (referred to as Morehead State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Morehead, KY. 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 - other.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1930 - Current).
Morehead State Directory Information
School NameMorehead State University (Morehead State)
AddressUniversity Blvd, Morehead, KY 40351
Phone606-783-2000
Webhttps://www.moreheadstate.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.moreheadstate.edu/Admissions/Undergraduate/Apply-Now
Financial Infohttps://www.moreheadstate.edu/Affording-College/Financial-Aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Morehead State University is $10,512 for Kentucky residents and $10,557 for out-of-state students. The school has 686 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,304 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 93 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Other). Among them, 20 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$10,557
$10,512 for Kentucky Residents
Student Population686
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Other)
Number of Programs93 graduate programs
(20 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Morehead State University is $10,512 for Kentucky residents and $10,557 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $0 for Kentucky residents and $570 for out-of-state students.
Morehead State University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Morehead State 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 are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)20 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

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Morehead State University is $10,512 for Kentucky residents and $10,557 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.43% 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
Kentucky ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$10,422-$10,422-
2018-2019$10,260$252$10,260$252
2019-2020$10,260$252$10,260$252
2020-2021$10,260$252$10,260$252
2021-2022--$10,260$297
The graduate school tuition & fees of Morehead State is inexpensive compared to public graduate schools in Kentucky. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Kentucky graduate tuition is $18,360 (public) / $10,904 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Morehead State University$10,512$10,557
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Kentucky Graduate Schools$10,529$13,306
Public$11,162$18,360
Private$10,904
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $12,924 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Morehead State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.62% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,514. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.37% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$9,436$2,500$9,135$2,788
2018-2019$9,730$2,572$9,530$2,874
2019-2020$9,490$2,612$9,896$2,914
2020-2021$9,820$2,622$10,157$2,917
2021-2022$10,040$2,604$10,630$2,884
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $570 at Morehead State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$579
2018-2019$570
2019-2020$570
2020-2021$570
2021-2022$570

Graduate Programs at Morehead State

Morehead State University offers 30 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, 293 students have completed their study at Morehead State University.
Offered Degrees at Morehead State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree249266
Doctor's degree - professional practice1112
Post Bachelor's Degree200
Post Master's Degree3215
Total3012293
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Morehead State University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Curriculum and Instruction program with 19 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business/Commerce program with 59 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 16 completers.
Morehead State University offers 30 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 293 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 266 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 12 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Other) program.
  • 15 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 [+] 7 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric7-
Education [+] (4 completers) 116 completers$39,000
Education37$39,000
Educational/Instructional Technology10-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services29$38,800
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching11$40,400
Elementary Education and Teaching6-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching0-
Secondary Education and Teaching3-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching9-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)11-
Engineering [+] 4 completers-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering4-
Engineering Technology [+] (1 completers) 17 completers-
Engineering/Industrial Management17-
English Language And Literature [+] (1 completers) 20 completers-
English Language and Literature20-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 7 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management7-
Psychology [+] 5 completers-
Clinical Psychology5-
Human Services [+] 4 completers-
Public Administration4-
Social Sciences [+] (1 completers) 8 completers-
Political Science and Government1-
Sociology7-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 7 completers-
Fine/Studio Arts1-
Music0-
Music Performance6-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing14-
Business [+] 54 completers-
Business/Commerce54$61,500
Total266
Doctorate (Other) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 12 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration12-
Total12
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management0-
Health and Medical Administrative Services (other)0-
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 15 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction15$56,500
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching0-
Total15

Graduate Student Population at Morehead State

For academic year 2021-2022, total 686 students enrolled into Morehead State University graduate schools where it has total 9,304 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 189 full-time and 497 part-time graduate students. By gender, 244 male and 442 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
Total686244442
Full-time18974115
Part-tme497170327
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 583 White (84.99%), 47 Black/African American (6.85%), 16 Hispanic (2.33%), 4 Asian (0.58%), and 36 students with other races. 15 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total686244442
American Indian/Native American000
Asian422
Black/African American472324
Hispanic1697
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White583190393
Two More16511
Un-Known523
Non-resident Alien15132
Morehead State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 570 graduate students (83.09% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 90 graduate students (13.12% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total686
Enrolled Online Exclusively570
Enrolled Some Online Courses90
Not in Online Courses26
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Morehead State University. 134 students are aged 20 to 24 (19.53% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.15%), 74 students are aged above 50 (10.79%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Morehead State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total686244442
Age 18-19101
Age 20-211019
Age 22-241245272
Age 25-291355283
Age 30-341034261
Age 35-39922963
Age 40-4914740107
Age 50-64672542
Over 64734

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