National Louis University Graduate Schools

National Louis University (referred to as National Louis) is a Private, 4 years school located in Chicago, IL. It is classified as a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at National Louis University is $12,096 in average. The school has 3,708 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 7,315 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

National Louis University (referred to as National Louis) is a Private, 4 years school located in Chicago, IL. It is classified as a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1946 - Current[Estimated Date]).
National Louis Directory Information
School NameNational Louis University (National Louis)
Address122 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603
Phone800-443-5522
Webhttps://www.nl.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.nl.edu/applyonline
Financial Infohttps://www.nl.edu/studentservices/finaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at National Louis University is $12,096 in average. The school has 3,708 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 7,315 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 84 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 32 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$12,096
Student Population3,708
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs84 graduate programs
(32 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at National Louis University is $12,096 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $647.
National Louis University offers the alternative tuition plans.
National Louis 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)32 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • 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 National Louis University is $12,096. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same 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
TuitionFees
2017-2018$10,914$450
2018-2019$11,646$450
2019-2020$11,646$450
2020-2021$11,646$450
2021-2022$11,646$450
The graduate school tuition & fees of National Louis is inexpensive compared to private graduate schools in Illinois. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,225 and the Illinois graduate tuition is $18,541 (public) / $20,078 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
National Louis University$12,096
All Graduate Schools$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
Illinois Graduate Schools$18,762$19,321
Public$11,929$18,541
Private$20,078
For academic year 2021-2022, the off-campus living costs are $20,820. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$15,300$5,940
2018-2019$13,500$5,490
2019-2020$13,500$7,320
2020-2021$13,500$7,320
2021-2022$13,500$7,320
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $647 at National Louis 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$606
2018-2019$647
2019-2020$647
2020-2021$647
2021-2022$647

Graduate Programs at National Louis

National Louis University offers 59 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, 1,368 students have completed their study at National Louis University.
Offered Degrees at National Louis University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree33131,095
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship141139
Post Bachelor's Degree100
Post Master's Degree114134
Total59181,368
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at National Louis University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 64 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Curriculum and Instruction program with 198 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision program with 51 completers.
National Louis University offers 59 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,368 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 1,095 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 134 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (4 completers) 789 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction198$52,700
Educational Leadership and Administration38$57,900
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision1-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Learning Sciences4-
Special Education and Teaching116$54,000
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Elementary Education and Teaching138-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching29-
Secondary Education and Teaching63-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching176-
Mathematics Teacher Education4-
Reading Teacher Education22-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)0-
Work and Family Studies [+] (1 completers) 28 completers-
Child Care and Support Services Management28-
English Language and Literature [+] 11 completers-
Writing11-
Psychology [+] (3 completers) 145 completers$40,900
Psychology10$40,900
Clinical Psychology9$44,200
Counseling Psychology104-
Industrial and Organizational Psychology12-
Educational Psychology0-
Forensic Psychology0-
Applied Behavior Analysis10-
Human Services [+] (1 completers) 15 completers-
Public Administration15-
Public Policy Analysis0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 27 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management27-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling0-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor0-
Business [+] 75 completers-
Business Administration and Management47$54,000
Organizational Leadership0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration28$45,600
Organizational Behavior Studies0-
Total1,095
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 1 completers-
Disability Studies1-
Education [+] (1 completers) 77 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction9-
Educational Leadership and Administration6$87,400
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision51-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration6-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services4-
Reading Teacher Education1-
Psychology [+] 54 completers-
Clinical Psychology42-
Community Psychology6-
Counseling Psychology2-
School Psychology4-
Educational Psychology0-
Business [+] 7 completers-
Business Administration and Management3-
Organizational Leadership4-
Total139
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Psychology0-
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (3 completers) 113 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction15-
Educational Leadership and Administration64-
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision22-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration11-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
Reading Teacher Education1-
Psychology [+] 21 completers-
School Psychology20-
Educational Psychology0-
Applied Behavior Analysis1-
Total134

Graduate Student Population at National Louis

For academic year 2021-2022, total 3,708 students enrolled into National Louis University graduate schools where it has total 7,315 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,619 full-time and 2,089 part-time graduate students. By gender, 650 male and 3,058 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
Total3,7086503,058
Full-time1,6193391,280
Part-tme2,0893111,778
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,745 White (47.06%), 729 Black/African American (19.66%), 667 Hispanic (17.99%), 112 Asian (3.02%), and 455 students with other races. 30 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,7086503,058
American Indian/Native American606
Asian1121993
Black/African American729130599
Hispanic667107560
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander211
White1,7453161,429
Two More971978
Un-Known32050270
Non-resident Alien30822
National Louis University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,782 graduate students (48.06% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 757 graduate students (20.42% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total3,708
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,782
Enrolled Some Online Courses757
Not in Online Courses1,169
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at National Louis University. 234 students are aged 20 to 24 (6.31% of total students), 540 students are aged above 50 (14.56%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at National Louis University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,7086503,058
Age 20-21918
Age 22-2422535190
Age 25-29839146693
Age 30-34640145495
Age 35-3951991428
Age 40-49936152784
Age 50-6451576439
Over 6425421

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