Old Dominion University Graduate Schools

Old Dominion University (referred to as ODU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Norfolk, VA. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 graduate school tuition & fees at Old Dominion University is $13,128 for Virginia residents and $32,772 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,804 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 24,176 including undergraduate students.

Old Dominion University Graduate School Overview

Old Dominion University (referred to as ODU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Norfolk, VA. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Old Dominion University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1961 - Current).
Old Dominion University Directory Information
School NameOld Dominion University (referred to as ODU)
Address5115 Hampton Blvd, Norfolk, VA 23529
Phone757-683-3000
Webhttps://www.odu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.odu.edu/admission/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.odu.edu/finaidoffice
The 2021 graduate school tuition & fees at Old Dominion University is $13,128 for Virginia residents and $32,772 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,804 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 24,176 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 107 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 31 programs are available online classes.
ODU Graduate School 2021 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$32,772
$13,128 for Virginia Residents
Student Population4,804
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs107 graduate programs
(31 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Old Dominion University is $13,128 for Virginia residents and $32,772 for out-of-state students for academic year 2020-2021. The tuition per credit hour is $547 for Virginia residents and $1,383 for out-of-state students. Old Dominion University offers the alternative tuition plans.
ODU 2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Virginia Residents$13,128
Out-of-State$32,772
Tuition per Credit Hour
Virginia Residents$547
Out-of-State$1,383
Old Dominion 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 Old Dominion University campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at ODU
Distance Learning (Online Classes)31 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

Old Dominion University 2021 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2020-2021, the graduate school tuition & fees of Old Dominion University is $13,128 for Virginia residents and $32,772 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.29% compared to previous academic year.
2020-2021 Graduate Tuition & fees at Old Dominion University
Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2016-2017$8,736$2,744$25,548$3,312
2017-2018$9,168$2,736$26,820$3,156
2018-2019$9,727$2,825$28,435$3,245
2019-2020$10,207$2,921$29,851$3,341
2020-2021$10,207$3,017$29,851$3,437
For academic year 2020-2021, the living costs are $15,988 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Old Dominion University. On-campus living costs are increased by 5.95% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,988. Off-campus living costs are increased by 5.95% compared to previous academic year.
2020-2021 Living Costs at Old Dominion University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2016-2017$10,864$2,975$10,864$2,975
2017-2018$11,268$2,976$11,268$2,976
2018-2019$11,620$2,976$11,620$2,976
2019-2020$12,090$3,000$12,090$3,000
2020-2021$12,988$3,000$12,988$3,000
For academic year 2020-2021, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $547 for Virginia residents and $1,383 for other students at Old Dominion University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2020-2021 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Old Dominion University
Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
2016-2017$478$1,195
2017-2018$496$1,249
2018-2019$523$1,320
2019-2020$547$1,383
2020-2021$547$1,383

Graduate Programs at ODU

Old Dominion University offers 118 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,385 students have completed their study at Old Dominion University.
Offered Degrees at Old Dominion University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree4816994
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship194150
Doctor's degree - other3181
Post Bachelor's Degree4520114
Post Master's Degree3146
Total118421,385

Old Dominion University offers 118 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,385 students have completed their studies.
  • 994 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 81 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 114 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 46 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 [+] 9 completers-
Communication and Media Studies (other)9-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (3 completers) 38 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences38-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance0-
Education [+] (10 completers) 380 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration46$48,800
Special Education and Teaching37$43,900
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services44$38,200
Elementary Education and Teaching136-
Secondary Education and Teaching50-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching1-
Art Teacher Education0-
Music Teacher Education9-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching30-
Reading Teacher Education17-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)10-
Engineering [+] (3 completers) 236 completers$73,500
Engineering97$73,500
Engineering (other)139$100,400
English Language And Literature [+] (1 completers) 22 completers-
English Language and Literature8-
Creative Writing11-
English Language and Literature/Letters (other)3-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 7 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies7-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences12-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 7 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics7-
Computational and Applied Mathematics0-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (2 completers) 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
Physical Sciences [+] 19 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry2-
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical6-
Physics11-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
Psychology8-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 43 completers-
0-
Public Administration43$50,800
Social Sciences [+] 18 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Economics3-
International Relations and Affairs14-
Sociology1-
Urban Studies/Affairs0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (6 completers) 129 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist25-
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist5-
Athletic Training/Trainer10-
Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist0-
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling11-
Public Health18-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse60$88,800
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)0-
Business [+] (2 completers) 61 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management40$68,800
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management7-
Accounting14-
History [+] 5 completers-
History5-
Total994
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (2 completers) 52 completers-
Community College Education8-
Education (other)44$72,300
Engineering [+] 28 completers-
Engineering28-
English Language And Literature [+] (2 completers) 4 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies (other)4-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biomedical Sciences3-
Ecology3-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics2-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
Physical Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry3-
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical4-
Physics4-
Psychology [+] 6 completers-
Psychology6-
Clinical Psychology0-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 4 completers-
0-
Public Administration4-
Social Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Criminology5-
International Relations and Affairs9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)8-
Business [+] 9 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management9-
Total150
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 75 completers-
Physical Therapy/Therapist39-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)36-
Total81
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 4 completers-
Women's Studies4-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 6 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation1-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance5-
Education [+] (10 completers) 31 completers-
Education0-
Community College Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology1-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism16-
Special Education and Teaching (other)12-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Education (other)2-
Engineering [+] (4 completers) 10 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering0-
Ocean Engineering0-
Systems Engineering9-
Engineering (other)1-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management3-
English Language And Literature [+] (2 completers) 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing0-
General Literature0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 1 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics0-
Computational and Applied Mathematics1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (2 completers) 1 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Systems Science and Theory1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Physical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)0-
Psychology [+] 1 completers-
Psychology0-
Applied Psychology1-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
0-
Public Administration3-
Social Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Development Economics and International Development0-
Geography0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography7-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Performance0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (6 completers) 8 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management0-
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions (other)3-
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene0-
Public Health (other)4-
Nursing Administration0-
Nursing Education1-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)0-
Business [+] 39 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management0-
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management12-
Transportation/Mobility Management0-
Project Management5-
Organizational Leadership22-
Management Information Systems and Services (other)0-
Total114
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 46 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration43-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services3-
Physical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical0-
Total46

Graduate Student Population at ODU

For academic year 2020-2021, total 4,664 students enrolled into Old Dominion University graduate schools where it has total 24,176 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,665 full-time and 2,999 part-time students. By gender, 1,888 male and 2,776 female students are attending Old Dominion University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Old Dominion University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Old Dominion University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,6641,8882,776
Full-time1,6655561,109
Part-tme2,9991,3321,667
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Old Dominion University.
There are 2,692 White (57.72%), 793 Black/African American (17.00%), 285 Hispanic (6.11%), 204 Asian (4.37%), and 690 students with other races. 396 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Old Dominion University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,6641,8882,776
American Indian/Native American871
Asian20484120
Black/African American793236557
Hispanic285124161
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1679
White2,6921,0701,622
Two More18977112
Un-Known814635
Non-resident Alien396237159
Old Dominion University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 2,995 graduate students (64.22% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 819 graduate students (17.56% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Old Dominion University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Old Dominion University
Number of Students
Total4,664
Enrolled Online Exclusively2,995
Enrolled Some Online Courses819
Not in Online Courses850

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