North Park University Graduate Schools

North Park University (referred to as North Park) is a Private, 4 years school located in Chicago, IL. 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- professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at North Park University is $14,184 in average. The school has 900 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,749 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

North Park University (referred to as North Park) is a Private, 4 years school located in Chicago, IL. 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- professional practice.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1926 - Current[Estimated Date]).
North Park Directory Information
School NameNorth Park University (North Park)
Address3225 W Foster Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-4895
Phone773-244-6200
Webhttps://www.northpark.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.northpark.edu/admissions-aid/undergraduate-admissions/getting-started-with-north-park-university/how-to-apply
Financial Infohttps://www.northpark.edu/Financial-Aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at North Park University is $14,184 in average. The school has 900 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 2,749 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 87 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Professional Practice), and Doctorate (Other). Among them, 12 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$14,184
Student Population900
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Professional Practice), and Doctorate (Other)
Number of Programs87 graduate programs
(12 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio10 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at North Park University is $14,184 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $778.
North Park University offers the alternative tuition plans.
North Park 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)12 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • 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 North Park University is $14,184. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.77% 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$13,068$180
2018-2019$13,932$180
2019-2020$13,896$180
2020-2021$13,896$180
2021-2022$14,004$180
The graduate school tuition & fees of North Park is relatively 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
North Park University$14,184
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 living costs are $13,325 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at North Park University. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.52% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,325. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.42% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$9,310$2,500$9,310$3,000
2018-2019$9,445$2,700$9,445$3,200
2019-2020$9,720$2,700$9,720$3,200
2020-2021$9,810$2,700$9,810$3,200
2021-2022$10,125$2,700$10,125$3,200
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $778 at North Park University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 0.78% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$726
2018-2019$774
2019-2020$772
2020-2021$772
2021-2022$778

Graduate Programs at North Park

North Park University offers 26 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, 278 students have completed their study at North Park University.
Offered Degrees at North Park University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree216274
Doctor's degree - professional practice100
Doctor's degree - other112
Post Master's Degree302
Total267278
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at North Park University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Family Practice Nurse/Nursing program with 3 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 51 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Theology and Religious Vocations (other) program with 4 completers.
North Park University offers 26 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 278 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 274 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 2 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 2 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 95 completers$48,500
Education6$48,500
Multicultural Education7-
Educational Leadership and Administration29-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration2-
Elementary Education and Teaching11-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching4-
Secondary Education and Teaching34-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching2-
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] (2 completers) 41 completers-
Religious Education26-
Theology/Theological Studies0-
Divinity/Ministry15-
Psychology [+] 24 completers-
Counseling Psychology24-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Voice and Opera4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 36 completers-
Athletic Training/Trainer5-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing19-
Nursing Science4-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing8-
Business [+] 74 completers-
Business Administration and Management47$59,200
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management17-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration10-
Total274
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Nursing Practice2-
Total2
Doctorate (Other) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 0 completers-
Theology and Religious Vocations (other)0-
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing2-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Total2

Graduate Student Population at North Park

For academic year 2021-2022, total 900 students enrolled into North Park University graduate schools where it has total 2,749 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 113 full-time and 787 part-time graduate students. By gender, 356 male and 544 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
Total900356544
Full-time1133281
Part-tme787324463
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 426 White (47.33%), 135 Black/African American (15.00%), 119 Hispanic (13.22%), 66 Asian (7.33%), and 154 students with other races. 27 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total900356544
American Indian/Native American312
Asian661254
Black/African American1357560
Hispanic1194475
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander202
White426144282
Two More211011
Un-Known1015645
Non-resident Alien271413
North Park University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 176 graduate students (19.56% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 231 graduate students (25.67% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total900
Enrolled Online Exclusively176
Enrolled Some Online Courses231
Not in Online Courses493
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at North Park University. 105 students are aged 20 to 24 (11.67% of total students), 135 students are aged above 50 (15.00%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at North Park University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total900356544
Age 20-21101
Age 22-241044559
Age 25-2918962127
Age 30-341415685
Age 35-391374790
Age 40-4918782105
Age 50-641164868
Over 6419127
Age Un-Known642

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