Seattle University Graduate School

Seattle University (referred to as Seattle) is a Private, 4 years school located in Seattle, WA.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Seattle is $15,033 in average. The school has 3,075 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 7,121 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Seattle University (referred to as Seattle) is a Private, 4 years school located in Seattle, WA.
The school is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (4/1/1935 - Current).
Seattle Directory Information
School NameSeattle University (Seattle)
Address900 Broadway, Seattle, WA 98122-4340
Phone206-296-6000
Webhttps://www.seattleu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.seattleu.edu/undergraduate-admissions/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.seattleu.edu/sfs
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Seattle is $15,033 in average. The school has 3,075 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 7,121 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 220 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 2 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$15,033
Student Population3,075
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs220 graduate programs
(2 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio10 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Seattle is $15,033 in average for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $777.
Seattle offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$14,292
Required Fees$741
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$777
Seattle 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, 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)2 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Seattle University is $15,033. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 5.05% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2018-2019$19,055$825
2019-2020$19,280$825
2020-2021$13,500$540
2021-2022$13,770$540
2022-2023$14,292$741
The graduate school tuition & fees of Seattle is inexpensive compared to private graduate schools in Washington. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the Washington graduate tuition is $29,159 (public) / $21,618 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Seattle University$15,033
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Washington Graduate Schools$18,689$23,826
Public$15,045$29,159
Private$21,618
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $17,574 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Seattle.
On-campus living costs are increased by 5.64% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $17,574. Off-campus living costs are increased by 5.64% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$12,288$3,510$12,288$3,510
2019-2020$12,531$3,600$12,531$3,600
2020-2021$12,780$3,600$12,780$3,600
2021-2022$13,035$3,600$13,035$3,600
2022-2023$13,524$4,050$13,524$4,050
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $777 at Seattle University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 1.57% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2018-2019$720
2019-2020$707
2020-2021$750
2021-2022$765
2022-2023$777
The law school tuition at Seattle University is $53,576 for academic year 2022-2023.
The following table shows the tuition & fees for law school at Seattle.
2022-2023 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Seattle University
TuitionFees
Law$53,160$416

Graduate Programs at Seattle

Seattle University offers 140 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, 1,121 students have completed their study at Seattle University.
Offered Degrees at Seattle University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree531632
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship100
Doctor's degree - other130299
Post Bachelor's Degree391180
Post Master's Degree34010
Total14021,121
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Seattle University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Computer Science program with 57 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 146 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 213 completers.
Seattle University offers 140 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,121 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 632 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 299 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 180 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 10 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 32 completers-
Information Science/Studies--
Computer Science32-
Education [+] (1 completers) 124 completers-
Multicultural Education11-
Curriculum and Instruction--
Educational Leadership and Administration1$42,800
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration19-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration--
Special Education and Teaching4-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services19$56,000
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services25-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching-$56,400
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels43-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)2-
Reading Teacher Education--
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor--
Engineering [+] 5 completers-
Structural Engineering3-
Computer Software Engineering--
Mechanical Engineering2-
Systems Engineering--
Legal Studies [+] 28 completers-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies28-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Exercise Physiology9-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 32 completers-
Financial Mathematics32-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] --
Systems Science and Theory--
Data Science, General--
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 6 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management6-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science--
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 13 completers-
Theology/Theological Studies3$40,200
Divinity/Ministry5-
Pastoral Studies/Counseling5-
Psychology [+] 46 completers$35,700
Psychology21$35,700
School Psychology25-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 22 completers-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies22-
Human Services [+] 59 completers-
Public Administration34$59,700
Social Work25-
Social Sciences [+] --
Applied Economics--
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 10 completers-
Fine and Studio Arts Management10-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 18 completers-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling18-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse--
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing--
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery--
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing--
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing--
Clinical Nurse Leader--
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing--
Business [+] 228 completers-
Business Administration and Management146$81,000
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management12-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)--
Accounting9-
Accounting and Finance--
Finance--
International Business/Trade/Commerce--
Management Science36-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)25-
Total632
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] --
Divinity/Ministry--
Total-
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 8 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration8-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration--
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)--
Legal Studies [+] 213 completers-
Law213-
Programs for Foreign Lawyers--
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 4 completers-
Divinity/Ministry4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 74 completers-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing27-
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery13-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing17-
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing--
Nursing Practice3-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing13-
Total299
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 57 completers-
Computer Science57-
Education [+] --
Curriculum and Instruction--
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching--
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels--
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor--
Engineering [+] 1 completers-
Computer Software Engineering1-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] --
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management--
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] --
Pastoral Studies/Counseling--
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] --
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies--
Human Services [+] 7 completers-
Public Administration7-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] --
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing--
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery--
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing--
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing--
Business [+] 69 completers-
Business Administration and Management27-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management--
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)7-
Accounting4-
Finance11-
International Business/Trade/Commerce3-
Management Science17-
Total180
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] --
Computer Science--
Education [+] 1 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction--
Educational Leadership and Administration--
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)--
Special Education and Teaching--
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services--
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching1-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels--
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor--
Engineering [+] --
Computer Software Engineering--
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] --
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management--
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 4 completers-
Theology/Theological Studies3-
Pastoral Studies/Counseling1-
Psychology [+] --
School Psychology--
Human Services [+] --
Public Administration--
Social Sciences [+] --
Applied Economics--
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing--
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery--
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing--
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing5-
Business [+] --
Business Administration and Management--
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)--
Accounting--
Finance--
International Business/Trade/Commerce--
Total10

Graduate Student Population at Seattle

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 3,075 students enrolled into Seattle University graduate schools where it has total 7,121 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,615 full-time and 1,460 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,029 male and 2,046 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
Total3,0751,0292,046
Full-time1,6154801,135
Part-tme1,460549911
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,378 White (44.81%), 182 Black/African American (5.92%), 329 Hispanic (10.70%), 423 Asian (13.76%), and 763 students with other races. 461 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,0751,0292,046
American Indian/Native American13310
Asian423134289
Black/African American18277105
Hispanic329109220
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander936
White1,378441937
Two More19658138
Un-Known842658
Non-resident Alien461178283
Seattle University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 369 graduate students (12.00% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 302 graduate students (9.82% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total3,075
Enrolled Online Exclusively369
Enrolled Some Online Courses302
Not in Online Courses2,404
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Seattle University. 706 students are aged 20 to 24 (22.96% of total students), 114 students are aged above 50 (3.71%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Seattle University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,0751,0292,046
Age 20-21522131
Age 22-24654215439
Age 25-291,065349716
Age 30-34575199376
Age 35-39306110196
Age 40-49295101194
Age 50-641112883
Over 64312
Age Un-Known1459

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