Suffolk University Graduate Schools

Suffolk University (referred to as Suffolk) is a Private, 4 years school located in Boston, MA. It is classified as a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Suffolk University is $39,813 in average. The school has 2,142 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 7,186 including undergraduate students.

Suffolk University Graduate School Overview

Suffolk University (referred to as Suffolk) is a Private, 4 years school located in Boston, MA. It is classified as a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1952 - Current).
Suffolk Directory Information
School NameSuffolk University (Suffolk)
Address73 Tremont St., Boston, MA 02108-3901
Phone617-573-8754
Webhttps://www.suffolk.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.suffolk.edu/admission/undergraduate/208.jsp
Financial Infohttps://www.suffolk.edu/admission/18667.php
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Suffolk University is $39,813 in average. The school has 2,142 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 7,186 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 52 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 4 programs are available online classes.
Suffolk Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$39,813
Student Population2,142
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs52 graduate programs
(4 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Suffolk University is $39,813 in average for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $1,382. Suffolk University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Suffolk 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$39,450
Required Fees$363
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$1,382
Suffolk 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 its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Suffolk
Distance Learning (Online Classes)4 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Suffolk University is $39,813. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -1.06% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$34,950$52
2018-2019$36,454$54
2019-2020$39,267$210
2020-2021$39,914$324
2021-2022$39,450$363
The graduate school tuition & fees of Suffolk is expensive compared to private graduate schools in Massachusetts. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Massachusetts graduate tuition is $19,554 (public) / $29,244 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Suffolk University$39,813
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Massachusetts Graduate Schools$13,311$27,269
Public$13,311$19,554
Private$29,244
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $21,496 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Suffolk University. On-campus living costs are increased by 5.19% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $23,279. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.07% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$15,046$2,524$15,023$3,074
2018-2019$15,582$2,523$18,003$3,073
2019-2020$17,462$2,450$19,585$3,000
2020-2021$17,462$2,450$19,585$3,000
2021-2022$18,496$2,450$20,279$3,000
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,382 at Suffolk University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -1.14% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$1,314
2018-2019$1,324
2019-2020$1,393
2020-2021$1,398
2021-2022$1,382

Graduate Programs at Suffolk

Suffolk University offers 54 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, 862 students have completed their study at Suffolk University.
Offered Degrees at Suffolk University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree394507
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship4016
Doctor's degree - other20314
Post Bachelor's Degree607
Post Master's Degree3018
Total544862
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Suffolk University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Mental Health Counseling/Counselor program with 17 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 102 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 314 completers.
Suffolk University offers 54 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 862 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 507 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 314 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 7 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 18 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 14 completers-
Interior Architecture14-
Architecture and Related Services (other)0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 6 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric1-
Public Relations/Image Management5-
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (other)0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Education [+] 18 completers-
Education0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration18-
Legal Studies [+] 14 completers-
Law0-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies14-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 5 completers-
Philosophy0-
Ethics5-
Psychology [+] 7 completers-
Psychology0-
Clinical Psychology7-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 16 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Police Science16-
Corrections and Criminal Justice (other)0-
Human Services [+] 43 completers-
0-
Public Administration43$59,400
Social Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Economics0-
Economics (other)1-
International Relations and Affairs9-
Political Science and Government6-
Sociology1-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Interior Design0-
Graphic Design4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 49 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management23$66,900
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor22-
Health Services Administration4-
Business [+] 314 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management102$74,100
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management1-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management5-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)11-
Accounting74$63,800
Business/Managerial Economics16-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies2-
Finance0$80,900
Organizational Behavior Studies10-
International Business/Trade/Commerce0-
Management Science23-
Business Statistics0-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)35-
Marketing (other)16-
Taxation19$72,700
Total507
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 12 completers-
Clinical Psychology12-
Social Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Economics2-
Economics (other)0-
Total16
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Economics0-
Total314
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 1 completers-
Disability Studies1-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Radiation Biology/Radiobiology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist3-
Business [+] 3 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Accounting3-
Finance0-
Taxation0-
Total7
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 1 completers-
Psychology (other)1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor17-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management0-
Total18

Graduate Student Population at Suffolk

For academic year 2021-2022, total 2,433 students enrolled into Suffolk University graduate schools where it has total 7,186 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,299 full-time and 1,134 part-time graduate students. By gender, 966 male and 1,467 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
Total2,4339661,467
Full-time1,299511788
Part-tme1,134455679
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,516 White (62.31%), 172 Black/African American (7.07%), 187 Hispanic (7.69%), 159 Asian (6.54%), and 399 students with other races. 298 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,4339661,467
American Indian/Native American211
Asian1596396
Black/African American17259113
Hispanic18762125
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1,516603913
Two More391425
Un-Known603129
Non-resident Alien298133165
Suffolk University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 139 graduate students (5.71% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively . The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,433
Enrolled Online Exclusively139
Enrolled Some Online Courses0
Not in Online Courses2,294

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