United States University Graduate Schools

United States University (referred to as USU) is a Private, 4 years school located in San Diego, CA. It is classified as a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at United States University is $5,650 in average. The school has 717 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 790 including undergraduate students.

United States University Graduate School Overview

United States University (referred to as USU) is a Private, 4 years school located in San Diego, CA. It is classified as a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree.
The school is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (6/19/2009 - Current).
USU Directory Information
School NameUnited States University (USU)
Address7675 Mission Valley Road, San Diego, CA 92108
Phone619-876-4250
Webhttps://www.usuniversity.edu
Online Applicationhttps://application.usuniversity.edu/index.html
Financial Infohttps://www.usuniversity.edu/admissions/financial-aid-and-scholarships
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at United States University is $5,650 in average. The school has 717 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 790 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 10 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate. Among them, 10 programs are available online classes.
USU Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$5,650
Student Population717
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate
Number of Programs10 graduate programs
(10 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at United States University is $5,650 in average for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $312. United States University offers the alternative tuition plans.
USU 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$5,000
Required Fees$650
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$312
United States 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, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at USU
Distance Learning (Online Classes)10 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of United States University is $5,650. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -3.42% 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$10,680$508
2018-2019$5,850$720
2019-2020$6,645$720
2020-2021$5,200$650
2021-2022$5,000$650
The graduate school tuition & fees of USU is very inexpensive compared to private graduate schools in California. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the California graduate tuition is $21,959 (public) / $23,736 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
United States University$5,650
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
California Graduate Schools$11,285$22,237
Public$11,285$21,959
Private$23,736
For academic year 2021-2022, the off-campus living costs are $8,203. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$11,816$2,672
2018-2019$12,248$2,664
2019-2020$10,488$1,248
2020-2021$6,319$1,884
2021-2022$6,319$1,884
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $312 at United States University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -4.00% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$445
2018-2019$325
2019-2020$325
2020-2021$325
2021-2022$312

Graduate Programs at USU

United States University offers 18 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, 102 students have completed their study at United States University.
Offered Degrees at United States University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree5579
Post Bachelor's Degree11110
Post Master's Degree2223
Total1818102
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at United States University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Family Practice Nurse/Nursing program with 21 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 32 completers.
United States University offers 18 programs through Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered online completely. Last year total 102 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 79 students have earned/completed Master'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 [+] (1 completers) 14 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration14-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (6 completers) 25 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Administration23-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing2-
Nursing Education0-
Business [+] 32 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management32-
Total79
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (5 completers) 0 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management0-
Project Management0-
Finance0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
Management Science0-
Marketing/Marketing Management0-
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Nursing Administration0-
Nursing Education0-
Total23

Graduate Student Population at USU

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,853 students enrolled into United States University graduate schools where it has total 790 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,463 full-time and 390 part-time graduate students. By gender, 355 male and 1,498 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
Total1,8533551,498
Full-time1,4632781,185
Part-tme39077313
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 627 White (33.84%), 339 Black/African American (18.29%), 281 Hispanic (15.16%), 504 Asian (27.20%), and 102 students with other races. 10 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,8533551,498
American Indian/Native American14113
Asian504103401
Black/African American33948291
Hispanic28160221
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander12111
White627128499
Two More40337
Un-Known26719
Non-resident Alien1046
United States University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,843 graduate students (99.46% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 10 graduate students (0.54% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,853
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,843
Enrolled Some Online Courses10
Not in Online Courses0

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