Spalding University Graduate School

Spalding University (referred to as Spalding) is a Private, 4 years school located in Louisville, KY.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Spalding is $13,225 in average. The school has 765 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,532 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Spalding University (referred to as Spalding) is a Private, 4 years school located in Louisville, KY.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1938 - Current).
Spalding Directory Information
School NameSpalding University (Spalding)
Address901 S Fourth Street, Louisville, KY 40203-2188
Phone502-585-9911
Webhttps://www.spalding.edu
Online Applicationhttps://spalding.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Infohttps://spalding.edu/financial-aid
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Spalding is $13,225 in average. The school has 765 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,532 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 62 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 7 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$13,225
Student Population765
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs62 graduate programs
(7 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio9 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Spalding is $13,225 in average for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $726.
Spalding offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$13,075
Required Fees$150
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$726
Spalding 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 are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)7 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Spalding University is $13,225. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 9.24% 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$13,166-
2019-2020$12,825-
2020-2021$12,186$100
2021-2022$12,006$100
2022-2023$13,075$150
The graduate school tuition & fees of Spalding is relatively expensive compared to private graduate schools in Kentucky. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the Kentucky graduate tuition is $17,742 (public) / $10,765 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Spalding University$13,225
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Kentucky Graduate Schools$10,484$12,915
Public$11,003$17,742
Private$10,765
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $19,071 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Spalding.
On-campus living costs are decreased by -0.59% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $22,903. Off-campus living costs are increased by 6.33% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$7,900$5,437$10,920$6,540
2019-2020$7,900$5,437$10,920$6,540
2020-2021$7,600$6,937$10,920$6,937
2021-2022$8,266$7,114$11,632$9,908
2022-2023$8,300$6,990$12,132$10,771
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $726 at Spalding University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 8.85% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2018-2019$731
2019-2020$713
2020-2021$677
2021-2022$667
2022-2023$726

Graduate Programs at Spalding

Spalding University offers 39 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, 340 students have completed their study at Spalding University.
Offered Degrees at Spalding University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree230215
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship224
Doctor's degree - other4166
Post Bachelor's Degree5153
Post Master's Degree512
Total395340
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Spalding University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Curriculum and Instruction program with 47 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Creative Writing program with 36 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Occupational Therapy/Therapist program with 34 completers.
Spalding University offers 39 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 340 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 215 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 66 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 53 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's 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 [+] 74 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction24-
Educational Leadership and Administration15-
Special Education and Teaching6-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services18$55,000
Elementary Education and Teaching2-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching1-
Secondary Education and Teaching6-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels--
Art Teacher Education2-
Business Teacher Education--
Foreign Language Teacher Education--
Education (other)--
English Language and Literature [+] 36 completers-
Creative Writing36-
Psychology [+] 31 completers-
Clinical Psychology31$51,400
Applied Behavior Analysis--
Human Services [+] 20 completers-
Social Work20-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 30 completers-
Athletic Training/Trainer7-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor2-
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions--
Nursing Education--
Nursing Administration--
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing21-
Business [+] 24 completers-
Business/Commerce24$56,900
Total215
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 4 completers-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)4-
Human Services [+] --
Social Work--
Total4
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 28 completers-
Clinical Psychology28-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 38 completers-
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions--
Occupational Therapy/Therapist34-
Nursing Practice4-
Total66
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 47 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction47-
English Language and Literature [+] (1 completers) 1 completers-
Creative Writing1-
Business [+] 3 completers-
Business/Commerce3-
Total53
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] --
Education (other)--
English Language and Literature [+] 2 completers-
Creative Writing2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] --
Occupational Therapy/Therapist--
Business [+] --
Business/Commerce--
Total2

Graduate Student Population at Spalding

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 765 students enrolled into Spalding University graduate schools where it has total 1,532 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 508 full-time and 257 part-time graduate students. By gender, 160 male and 605 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
Total765160605
Full-time508110398
Part-tme25750207
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 539 White (70.46%), 139 Black/African American (18.17%), 39 Hispanic (5.10%), 7 Asian (0.92%), and 41 students with other races. 2 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total765160605
American Indian/Native American101
Asian734
Black/African American13928111
Hispanic391425
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White539105434
Two More18315
Un-Known20515
Non-resident Alien220
Spalding University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 146 graduate students (19.08% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 198 graduate students (25.88% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total765
Enrolled Online Exclusively146
Enrolled Some Online Courses198
Not in Online Courses421
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Spalding University. 182 students are aged 20 to 24 (23.79% of total students), 79 students are aged above 50 (10.33%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Spalding University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total765160605
Age 20-21817
Age 22-2417431143
Age 25-2919835163
Age 30-34972176
Age 35-39792257
Age 40-4913027103
Age 50-64711853
Over 64853

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