Union University Graduate Schools

Union University (referred to as Union) is a Private, 4 years school located in Jackson, TN. 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 Union University is $11,666 in average. The school has 1,063 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,247 including undergraduate students.

Union University Graduate School Overview

Union University (referred to as Union) is a Private, 4 years school located in Jackson, TN. 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 Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1948 - Current).
Union Directory Information
School NameUnion University (Union)
Address1050 Union University Dr, Jackson, TN 38305-3697
Phone731-668-1818
Webhttps://www.uu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.uu.edu/applications/undergrad
Financial Infohttps://www.uu.edu/financialaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Union University is $11,666 in average. The school has 1,063 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,247 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 43 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 11 programs are available online classes.
Union Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$11,666
Student Population1,063
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs43 graduate programs
(11 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio10 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Union University is $11,666 in average for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $623. Union University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Union 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$11,618
Required Fees$48
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$623
Union 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, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Union
Distance Learning (Online Classes)11 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
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Union University is $11,666. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 9.32% 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$8,000$20
2018-2019$8,200$20
2019-2020$9,000$22
2020-2021$10,625$46
2021-2022$11,618$48
The graduate school tuition & fees of Union is inexpensive compared to private graduate schools in Tennessee. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Tennessee graduate tuition is $22,345 (public) / $19,300 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Union University$11,666
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Tennessee Graduate Schools$11,404$19,526
Public$11,404$22,345
Private$19,300
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $20,480 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Union University. On-campus living costs are increased by 3.75% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $20,050. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.14% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$10,400$8,380$9,450$8,380
2018-2019$10,590$8,800$9,930$8,800
2019-2020$10,400$9,240$10,100$9,240
2020-2021$10,400$9,340$10,100$9,340
2021-2022$10,360$10,120$9,930$10,120
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $623 at Union University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 9.30% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$525
2018-2019$540
2019-2020$550
2020-2021$570
2021-2022$623

Graduate Programs at Union

Union University offers 43 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, 512 students have completed their study at Union University.
Offered Degrees at Union University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree208348
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship11282
Doctor's degree - other1056
Post Bachelor's Degree203
Post Master's Degree9223
Total4312512
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Union University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 21 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Social Work program with 88 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Pharmacy program with 56 completers.
Union University offers 43 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 512 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 348 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 56 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 3 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 23 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (3 completers) 89 completers$42,500
Educational Leadership and Administration10$46,900
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision0-
Urban Education and Leadership55-
Learning Sciences24-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences (other)5-
Conservation Biology0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies0-
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] (2 completers) 19 completers-
0-
Theology and Religious Vocations (other)19-
Human Services [+] 88 completers-
0-
Social Work88$38,000
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (4 completers) 46 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Administration7-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing31-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing3-
Clinical Nurse Specialist0-
Nursing Education5-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] 49 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management44$66,800
Accounting5-
Total348
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (2 completers) 23 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction3-
Educational Leadership and Administration13$64,400
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration7-
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 11 completers-
0-
Theology/Theological Studies11-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 48 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Administration0-
Nurse Anesthetist25-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing7-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing1-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Nursing Practice15-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Total82
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 56 completers-
Pharmacy56$118,900
Total56
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology3-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Total3
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (2 completers) 21 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction0-
Educational Leadership and Administration21-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Administration0-
Nurse Anesthetist0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing2-
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Nursing Education0-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Total23

Graduate Student Population at Union

For academic year 2021-2022, total 975 students enrolled into Union University graduate schools where it has total 3,247 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 671 full-time and 304 part-time graduate students. By gender, 283 male and 692 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
Total975283692
Full-time671174497
Part-tme304109195
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 566 White (58.05%), 318 Black/African American (32.62%), 21 Hispanic (2.15%), 27 Asian (2.77%), and 43 students with other races. 6 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total975283692
American Indian/Native American422
Asian271512
Black/African American31849269
Hispanic21516
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White566204362
Two More000
Un-Known33429
Non-resident Alien642
Union University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 345 graduate students (35.38% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 337 graduate students (34.56% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total975
Enrolled Online Exclusively345
Enrolled Some Online Courses337
Not in Online Courses293

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