Tufts University Graduate Schools

Tufts University (referred to as Tufts) is a Private, 4 years school located in Medford, MA. 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 2021 graduate school tuition & fees at Tufts University is $53,658 in average. The school has 5,943 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,586 including undergraduate students.

Tufts University Graduate School Overview

Tufts University (referred to as Tufts) is a Private, 4 years school located in Medford, MA. 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.
Tufts University is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1929 - Current).
Tufts University Directory Information
School NameTufts University (referred to as Tufts)
AddressMedford, MA 02155-5555
Phone617-628-5000
Webhttps://www.tufts.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.commonapp.org
Financial Infohttps://students.tufts.edu/financial-services
The 2021 graduate school tuition & fees at Tufts University is $53,658 in average. The school has 5,943 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,586 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 145 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 9 programs are available online classes.
Tufts Graduate School 2021 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$53,658
Student Population5,943
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs145 graduate programs
(9 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio9 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Tufts University is $53,658 in average for academic year 2020-2021. The tuition per credit hour is $1,799. Tufts University offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
Tufts 2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$54,196
Required Fees$972
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$1,799
Tufts 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 Tufts University campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Tufts
Distance Learning (Online Classes)9 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

Tufts University 2021 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2020-2021, the graduate school tuition & fees of Tufts University is $53,658. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.81% compared to previous academic year.
2020-2021 Graduate Tuition & fees at Tufts University
TuitionFees
2016-2017$49,892$844
2017-2018$49,892$874
2018-2019$51,288$904
2019-2020$52,724$934
2020-2021$54,196$972
For academic year 2020-2021, the living costs are $17,138 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Tufts University. On-campus living costs are increased by 3.10% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $17,138. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.10% compared to previous academic year.
2020-2021 Living Costs at Tufts University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2016-2017$13,556$1,404$13,556$1,404
2017-2018$14,054$1,428$14,054$1,428
2018-2019$14,560$1,558$14,560$1,558
2019-2020$15,086$1,536$15,086$1,536
2020-2021$15,630$1,508$15,630$1,508
For academic year 2020-2021, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,799 at Tufts University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.33% compared to previous academic year.
2020-2021 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Tufts University
Tuition
2016-2017$1,248
2017-2018$1,248
2018-2019$1,710
2019-2020$1,758
2020-2021$1,799

Graduate Programs at Tufts

Tufts University offers 147 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, 2,191 students have completed their study at Tufts University.
Offered Degrees at Tufts University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree7001,305
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship340158
Doctor's degree - other40500
Post Bachelor's Degree299168
Post Master's Degree10060
Total14792,191

Tufts University offers 147 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 2,191 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,305 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 500 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 168 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 60 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 [+] 2 completers-
Environmental Studies2-
Communication and Journalism [+] 10 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Health Communication10-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 32 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science32-
Education [+] 34 completers-
Education2-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)32-
Engineering [+] 101 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering23-
Chemical Engineering4-
Civil Engineering21-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering33-
Mechanical Engineering20-
Industrial Engineering0-
Engineering Technology [+] 90 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management90$103,200
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 3 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
German Language and Literature0-
French Language and Literature0-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3-
Work and Family Studies [+] 31 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Development31-
Legal Studies [+] 11 completers-
Law0-
International Law and Legal Studies11-
English Language And Literature [+] 1 completers-
English Language and Literature1-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 172 completers$36,800
Biology/Biological Sciences3$36,800
Biomedical Sciences123-
Biochemistry0-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology0-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences (other)0-
Immunology2-
Biotechnology0-
Conservation Biology15-
Epidemiology29-
Neuroscience0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 8 completers-
Mathematics8-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 121 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Museology/Museum Studies10-
Nutrition Sciences97$48,900
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology1-
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies0-
Human Computer Interaction13-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 6 completers-
Philosophy6-
Physical Sciences [+] 15 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry8-
Chemistry (other)0-
Physics7-
Psychology [+] 37 completers-
Psychology0-
Experimental Psychology9-
Educational Psychology28-
Human Services [+] 30 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis12-
Public Administration and Social Service Professions (other)18-
Social Sciences [+] 292 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Archeology0-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics21-
International Relations and Affairs248$61,100
Urban Studies/Affairs23$45,200
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 48 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts2-
Art/Art Studies33$31,100
Art History, Criticism and Conservation8-
Music5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 215 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Dental Clinical Sciences14-
Advanced General Dentistry0-
Orthodontics/Orthodontology0-
Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics0-
Periodontics/Periodontology0-
Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology0-
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences (other)1-
Physician Assistant50-
Medical Scientist7-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design15-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry0-
Public Health0$62,100
International Public Health/International Health3-
Health Services Administration16-
Public Health (other)41-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist51-
Comparative and Laboratory Animal Medicine2-
Veterinary Infectious Diseases15-
Business [+] 45 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
International Business/Trade/Commerce45-
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total1,305
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Computer Science3-
Education [+] 4 completers-
Education0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)4-
Engineering [+] 39 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering6-
Chemical Engineering8-
Civil Engineering8-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering12-
Mechanical Engineering5-
Work and Family Studies [+] 4 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Development4-
English Language And Literature [+] 11 completers-
English Language and Literature11-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 40 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences6-
Biomedical Sciences1-
Biochemistry2-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology6-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences (other)3-
Immunology5-
Microbiology and Immunology5-
Genetics3-
Animal Genetics1-
Biotechnology1-
Neuroscience7-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 4 completers-
Mathematics4-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 18 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Nutrition Sciences18-
Cognitive Science0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Physical Sciences [+] 18 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry13-
Chemistry (other)0-
Physics5-
Psychology [+] 2 completers-
Psychology0-
Experimental Psychology2-
Social Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Social Sciences0-
International Relations and Affairs9-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 2 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medical Scientist1-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design1-
Public Health (other)1-
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total158
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 500 completers-
Dentistry205-
Medicine195-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist3-
Veterinary Medicine97-
Total500
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 1 completers-
Environmental Studies1-
Communication and Journalism [+] (2 completers) 20 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Health Communication20-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science1-
Education [+] (1 completers) 13 completers-
Education13-
Educational Evaluation and Research0-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering0-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0-
Engineering Technology [+] (1 completers) 1 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields (other)1-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] (2 completers) 8 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
General Studies1-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities (other)7-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biotechnology2-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (4 completers) 41 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Museology/Museum Studies7-
International/Global Studies2-
Human Computer Interaction4-
Sustainability Studies9-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)19-
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
0-
Community Organization and Advocacy1-
Social Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography7-
Urban Studies/Affairs0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 8 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Art/Art Studies8-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 46 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies23-
Pre-Occupational Therapy Studies6-
Medical Scientist5-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry0-
Public Health Education and Promotion11-
Public Health (other)1-
Total168
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Educational Psychology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 60 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Advanced General Dentistry14-
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology0-
Endodontics/Endodontology7-
Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery2-
Orthodontics/Orthodontology8-
Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics9-
Periodontics/Periodontology8-
Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology6-
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences (other)6-
Total60

Graduate Student Population at Tufts

For academic year 2020-2021, total 6,105 students enrolled into Tufts University graduate schools where it has total 11,586 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 5,080 full-time and 1,025 part-time students. By gender, 2,433 male and 3,672 female students are attending Tufts University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Tufts University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Tufts University
TotalMaleFemale
Total6,1052,4333,672
Full-time5,0801,9893,091
Part-tme1,025444581
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Tufts University.
There are 3,133 White (51.32%), 321 Black/African American (5.26%), 462 Hispanic (7.57%), 843 Asian (13.81%), and 1,346 students with other races. 916 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Tufts University
TotalMaleFemale
Total6,1052,4333,672
American Indian/Native American541
Asian843341502
Black/African American321111210
Hispanic462159303
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander202
White3,1331,2191,914
Two More19166125
Un-Known23294138
Non-resident Alien916439477
Tufts University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 3,036 graduate students (49.73% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 2,352 graduate students (38.53% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Tufts University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Tufts University
Number of Students
Total6,105
Enrolled Online Exclusively3,036
Enrolled Some Online Courses2,352
Not in Online Courses717

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