Stephens College Graduate School

Stephens College (referred to as Stephens) is a Private, 4 years school located in Columbia, MO.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Stephens is $9,430 in average. The school has 183 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 590 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Stephens College (referred to as Stephens) is a Private, 4 years school located in Columbia, MO.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1918 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Stephens Directory Information
School NameStephens College (Stephens)
Address1200 E Broadway, Columbia, MO 65215
Phone573-442-2211
Webhttps://www.stephens.edu
Online Applicationhttps://stephens.force.com/OnlineApp
Financial Infohttps://www.stephens.edu/admissions-and-aid/financial-aid2
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Stephens is $9,430 in average. The school has 183 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 590 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 36 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate and Master's. Among them, 4 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$9,430
Student Population183
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate and Master's
Number of Programs36 graduate programs
(4 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio8 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Stephens is $9,430 in average for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $495.
Stephens offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$8,910
Required Fees$520
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$495
Stephens 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 are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)4 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Stephens College is $9,430. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.17% 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$7,920$675
2019-2020$8,190$675
2020-2021$8,460$705
2021-2022$8,730$500
2022-2023$8,910$520
The graduate school tuition & fees of Stephens is inexpensive compared to private graduate schools in Missouri. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the Missouri graduate tuition is $17,382 (public) / $13,756 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Stephens College$9,430
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Missouri Graduate Schools$12,498$15,001
Public$9,459$17,382
Private$13,756
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $15,818 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Stephens.
On-campus living costs are increased by 5.45% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $16,478. Off-campus living costs are increased by 73.45% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$10,071$2,380$8,000$3,300
2019-2020$10,632$3,080$5,000$4,080
2020-2021$10,586$3,080$5,000$4,080
2021-2022$11,000$4,000$5,500$4,000
2022-2023$11,488$4,330$12,148$4,330
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $495 at Stephens College. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.06% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2018-2019$440
2019-2020$455
2020-2021$470
2021-2022$485
2022-2023$495

Graduate Programs at Stephens

Stephens College offers 7 graduate programs for Master's 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, 59 students have completed their study at Stephens College.
Offered Degrees at Stephens College
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree4256
Post Bachelor's Degree213
Post Master's Degree100
Total7359
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Stephens College by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator program with 3 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Physician Assistant program with 29 completers.
Stephens College offers 7 programs through Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 59 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 56 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 3 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 6 completers-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services6$35,500
Visual and Performing Arts [+] (1 completers) 17 completers-
Playwriting and Screenwriting17-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 33 completers-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator4-
Physician Assistant29-
Total56
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator3-
Total3
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] --
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services--
Total-

Graduate Student Population at Stephens

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 183 students enrolled into Stephens College graduate schools where it has total 590 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 158 full-time and 25 part-time graduate students. By gender, 29 male and 154 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
Total18329154
Full-time15826132
Part-tme25322
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 138 White (75.41%), 16 Black/African American (8.74%), 5 Hispanic (2.73%), 10 Asian (5.46%), and 14 students with other races. 3 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total18329154
American Indian/Native American202
Asian1019
Black/African American16412
Hispanic505
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White13823115
Two More909
Un-Known000
Non-resident Alien312
Stephens College offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 2 graduate students (1.09% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 68 graduate students (37.16% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total183
Enrolled Online Exclusively2
Enrolled Some Online Courses68
Not in Online Courses113

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