Stony Brook University Graduate Schools

Stony Brook University (referred to as SUNY Stony Brook) is a Public, 4 years school located in Stony Brook, NY. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Stony Brook University is $13,558 for New York residents and $25,348 for out-of-state students. The school has 8,734 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 26,256 including undergraduate students.

Stony Brook University Graduate School Overview

Stony Brook University (referred to as SUNY Stony Brook) is a Public, 4 years school located in Stony Brook, NY. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Stony Brook University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (7/1/1957 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Stony Brook UniversityDirectory Information
School NameStony Brook University (referred to as SUNY Stony Brook)
Address310 Administration Building, Stony Brook, NY 11794
Phone631-632-6000
Webhttps://www.stonybrook.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.stonybrook.edu/undergraduate-admissions/apply/freshman/application-procedures
Financial Infohttps://www.stonybrook.edu/finaid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Stony Brook University is $13,558 for New York residents and $25,348 for out-of-state students. The school has 8,734 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 26,256 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 204 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 32 programs are available online classes.
SUNY Stony Brook Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$25,348
$13,558 for New York Residents
Student Population8,734
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs204 graduate programs
(32 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Stony Brook University is $13,558 for New York residents and $25,348 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $471 for New York residents and $963 for out-of-state students. Stony Brook University offers the alternative tuition plans.
SUNY Stony Brook 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
New York Residents$13,558
Out-of-State$25,348
Tuition per Credit Hour
New York Residents$471
Out-of-State$963
Stony Brook 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 Stony Brook University campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at SUNY Stony Brook
Distance Learning (Online Classes)32 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Stony Brook University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Stony Brook University is $13,558 for New York residents and $25,348 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.18% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Stony Brook University
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$10,870$1,551$22,210$1,551
2016-2017$10,870$1,696$22,210$1,696
2017-2018$10,870$1,765$22,210$1,765
2018-2019$11,090$1,917$22,650$1,917
2019-2020$11,310$2,248$23,100$2,248
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $19,614 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Stony Brook University. On-campus living costs are increased by 3.73% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $19,487. Off-campus living costs are increased by 0.79% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Stony Brook University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$12,032$1,868$12,278$5,336
2016-2017$12,882$1,868$12,900$5,336
2017-2018$13,446$1,868$13,999$5,336
2018-2019$13,698$1,868$13,999$5,336
2019-2020$14,278$1,868$14,151$5,336
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $471 for New York residents and $963 for other students at Stony Brook University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.01% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Stony Brook University
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$453$925
2016-2017$453$925
2017-2018$453$925
2018-2019$462$944
2019-2020$471$963
For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $47,494 for New York residents and $68,984 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Stony Brook University.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Stony Brook University
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Dentistry$36,900$13,759$62,950$13,759
Medicine$43,670$3,824$65,160$3,824

Graduate Programs at SUNY Stony Brook

Stony Brook University offers 188 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, 2,837 students have completed their study at Stony Brook University.
Offered Degrees at Stony Brook University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree82131,962
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship470311
Doctor's degree - other103273
Post Bachelor's Degree355107
Post Master's Degree149184
Total188302,837

Stony Brook University offers 188 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 2,837 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,962 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 273 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 107 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 184 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 12 completers-
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management12-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 3 completers-
African Studies0-
African-American/Black Studies3-
Asian-American Studies0-
Women's Studies0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Journalism0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 162 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences162-
Education [+] (2 completers) 170 completers-
Education0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration86-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education4-
Foreign Language Teacher Education4-
Mathematics Teacher Education12-
Social Studies Teacher Education10-
Biology Teacher Education9-
Chemistry Teacher Education4-
French Language Teacher Education3-
Physics Teacher Education3-
Spanish Language Teacher Education9-
Earth Science Teacher Education5-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor21-
Engineering [+] 187 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering22-
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering0-
Civil Engineering2-
Computer Engineering23-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering24-
Materials Engineering21-
Mechanical Engineering49$67,600
Engineering (other)46-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 18 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics4-
Comparative Literature7-
Spanish Language and Literature5-
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (other)2-
English Language And Literature [+] 37 completers-
English Language and Literature7-
Creative Writing30-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] (1 completers) 71 completers$66,000
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies71$66,000
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 62 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences12-
Biomedical Sciences24-
Molecular Biochemistry11-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)15-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 53 completers-
Mathematics6-
Applied Mathematics47-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 16 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Marine Sciences16-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 7 completers-
Philosophy7-
Physical Sciences [+] 40 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry20-
Geology/Earth Science3-
Physics17-
Psychology [+] 12 completers-
Psychology12-
Human Services [+] 259 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis21-
Social Work238$45,800
Social Sciences [+] 26 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology3-
Economics8-
Political Science and Government9-
Sociology6-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 35 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts2-
Film/Cinema/Video Studies4-
Art/Art Studies3-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation6-
Music7-
Music Performance13-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (20 completers) 478 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management11-
Health and Medical Administrative Services (other)7-
Physician Assistant57-
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (other)0-
Medical Scientist0-
Public Health31-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist51-
Medical Informatics43-
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist18-
Nursing Administration51-
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing65-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing51-
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing8-
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery10-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing29-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing29-
Nursing Education17-
Business [+] (2 completers) 299 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management48$50,100
Accounting34-
Finance5-
Finance and Financial Management Services (other)48-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration95$54,500
Marketing/Marketing Management21-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)48-
History [+] 9 completers-
History9-
Total1,962
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
Women's Studies0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 23 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences23-
Education [+] 3 completers-
Education0-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education3-
Engineering [+] 35 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering7-
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering0-
Civil Engineering0-
Computer Engineering3-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering6-
Materials Engineering13-
Mechanical Engineering4-
Engineering (other)2-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 17 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics5-
Comparative Literature7-
Spanish Language and Literature5-
English Language And Literature [+] 3 completers-
English Language and Literature3-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 54 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Molecular Biology13-
Molecular Biochemistry4-
Anatomy0-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology5-
Animal Genetics8-
Physiology, Pathology, and Related Sciences (other)0-
Molecular Pharmacology8-
Ecology5-
Neuroscience11-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 36 completers-
Mathematics8-
Applied Mathematics28-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 11 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Cognitive Science3-
Marine Sciences8-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 3 completers-
Philosophy3-
Physical Sciences [+] 41 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry19-
Geology/Earth Science7-
Physics15-
Psychology [+] 5 completers-
Psychology0-
Social Psychology1-
Clinical Psychology4-
Human Services [+] 4 completers-
0-
Social Work4-
Social Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology1-
Economics9-
Political Science and Government3-
Sociology7-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 47 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation2-
Music4$29,900
Music Performance41-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology1-
Rehabilitation Science4-
Medical Informatics1-
Nursing Science0-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total311
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 273 completers-
Dentistry42-
Medicine126-
Physical Therapy/Therapist85-
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing13-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing4-
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing1-
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery2-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Women's Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Total273
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 6 completers-
African-American/Black Studies0-
Women's Studies5-
Disability Studies1-
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Health Communication0-
Technical and Scientific Communication0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (other)7-
Education [+] (4 completers) 13 completers-
Education0-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration10-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching3-
Engineering [+] 5 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering0-
Civil Engineering0-
Computer Engineering0-
Telecommunications Engineering4-
Operations Research1-
English Language And Literature [+] 29 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Creative Writing1-
Children's and Adolescent Literature17-
English Language and Literature/Letters (other)11-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 0 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities (other)0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Ecology1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Cognitive Science2-
Computational Science0-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 3 completers-
Philosophy3-
Physical Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical0-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)7-
Psychology [+] 2 completers-
Psychology0-
Psychology (other)2-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Acting0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (4 completers) 30 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management21-
Health and Medical Administrative Services (other)5-
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (other)0-
Public Health Education and Promotion1-
Medical Informatics0-
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist3-
Business [+] 2 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Finance2-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)0-
Total107
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 156 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration152$99,000
Superintendency and Educational System Administration4-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biomedical Sciences9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 19 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Endodontics/Endodontology0-
Orthodontics/Orthodontology0-
Periodontics/Periodontology0-
Nursing Administration0-
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing4-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1-
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing1-
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery0-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing4-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing8-
Nursing Education1-
Total184

Graduate Student Population at SUNY Stony Brook

For academic year 2019-2020, total 8,734 students enrolled into Stony Brook University graduate schools where it has total 26,256 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 5,365 full-time and 3,369 part-time students. By gender, 3,683 male and 5,051 female students are attending Stony Brook University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Stony Brook University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Stony Brook University
TotalMaleFemale
Total8,7343,6835,051
Full-time5,3652,7152,650
Part-tme3,3699682,401
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Stony Brook University.
There are 3,884 White (44.47%), 498 Black/African American (5.70%), 732 Hispanic (8.38%), 807 Asian (9.24%), and 2,813 students with other races. 1,999 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Stony Brook University
TotalMaleFemale
Total8,7343,6835,051
American Indian/Native American12210
Asian807342465
Black/African American498132366
Hispanic732216516
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander945
White3,8841,3892,495
Two More1355976
Un-Known658235423
Non-resident Alien1,9991,304695
Stony Brook University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,174 graduate students (13.44% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 809 graduate students (9.26% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Stony Brook University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Stony Brook University
Number of Students
Total8,734
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,174
Enrolled Some Online Courses809
Not in Online Courses6,751
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Stony Brook University. 2,790 students are aged 20 to 24 (31.94% of total students), 333 students are aged above 50 (3.81%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Stony Brook University.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Stony Brook University
TotalMaleFemale
Total8,7343,6835,051
Age 20-21220107113
Age 22-242,5701,2081,362
Age 25-293,0731,4581,615
Age 30-341,265498767
Age 35-39615198417
Age 40-49658149509
Age 50-6431558257
Over 6418711

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