University of Akron Main Campus Graduate Schools

University of Akron Main Campus (referred to as Akron Main Campus) is a Public, 4 years school located in Akron, OH. It is classified as a Research University (high research activity) 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 University of Akron Main Campus is $9,711 for Ohio residents and $11,936 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,097 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 18,731 including undergraduate students.

University of Akron Main Campus Graduate School Overview

University of Akron Main Campus (referred to as Akron Main Campus) is a Public, 4 years school located in Akron, OH. It is classified as a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1914 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Akron Main Campus Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Akron Main Campus (Akron Main Campus)
Address302 Buchtel Common, Akron, OH 44325-4702
Phone330-972-7111
Webhttps://www.uakron.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.uakron.edu/admissions/undergraduate/admission_procedures/index.dot
Financial Infohttps://www.uakron.edu/finaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Akron Main Campus is $9,711 for Ohio residents and $11,936 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,097 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 18,731 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 199 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 6 programs are available online classes.
Akron Main Campus Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$11,936
$9,711 for Ohio Residents
Student Population3,097
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs199 graduate programs
(6 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Akron Main Campus is $9,711 for Ohio residents and $11,936 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $0 for Ohio residents and $589 for out-of-state students. University of Akron Main Campus offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
Akron Main Campus 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Ohio Residents$9,711
Out-of-State$11,936
Tuition per Credit Hour
Ohio Residents$0
Out-of-State$589
University of Akron Main Campus 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, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Akron Main Campus
Distance Learning (Online Classes)6 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • 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

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Akron Main Campus is $9,711 for Ohio residents and $11,936 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -21.56% 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
Ohio ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$7,731$1,405$13,237$1,405
2018-2019$7,958$1,405$13,464$1,405
2019-2020$8,306$1,405$13,812$1,405
2020-2021$8,306$1,405$13,812$1,405
2021-2022--$10,610$1,326
The graduate school tuition & fees of Akron Main Campus is inexpensive compared to public graduate schools in Ohio. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Ohio graduate tuition is $21,499 (public) / $17,322 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Akron Main Campus$9,711$11,936
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Ohio Graduate Schools$11,552$18,395
Public$11,552$21,499
Private$17,322
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $13,544 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Akron Main Campus. On-campus living costs are decreased by -12.63% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $16,080. Off-campus living costs are increased by 4.34% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$12,296$2,520$12,296$3,120
2018-2019$12,296$2,520$12,296$3,120
2019-2020$12,296$2,520$12,291$3,120
2020-2021$12,296$2,520$12,291$3,120
2021-2022$10,424$2,520$12,960$3,120
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $589 at University of Akron Main Campus. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -23.21% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$735
2018-2019$748
2019-2020$767
2020-2021$767
2021-2022$589

Graduate Programs at Akron Main Campus

University of Akron Main Campus offers 200 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, 1,239 students have completed their study at University of Akron Main Campus.
Offered Degrees at University of Akron Main Campus
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree1134896
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship250143
Doctor's degree - other31144
Post Bachelor's Degree26016
Post Master's Degree33040
Total20051,239
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Akron Main Campus by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Advanced Legal Research/Studies program with 32 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Social Work program with 69 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 122 completers.
University of Akron Main Campus offers 200 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,239 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 896 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 144 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 16 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 40 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 0 completers-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 4 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric4-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 55 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Science/Studies35-
Computer Science20-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design0-
Education [+] (2 completers) 98 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction10-
Educational Leadership and Administration7$39,000
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration10-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration0-
Educational/Instructional Technology17-
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement0-
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research (other)6-
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education0-
Special Education and Teaching19$39,900
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services14$38,100
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
Secondary Education and Teaching1-
Art Teacher Education0-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education0-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education0-
Mathematics Teacher Education1-
Music Teacher Education3-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching3-
Reading Teacher Education5-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education0-
Social Studies Teacher Education2-
Technical Teacher Education0-
Drama and Dance Teacher Education0-
French Language Teacher Education0-
Spanish Language Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 93 completers-
Engineering4-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering2-
Chemical Engineering1-
Civil Engineering24-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering18-
Mechanical Engineering21-
Polymer/Plastics Engineering23-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
Work and Family Studies [+] 2 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies0-
Child Development2-
Apparel and Textiles0-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences (other)0-
Legal Studies [+] 2 completers-
Law0-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies2-
English Language And Literature [+] 22 completers-
English Language and Literature5-
Writing9-
Creative Writing8-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences6-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 24 completers-
Mathematics5-
Applied Mathematics6-
Statistics13-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 26 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management26-
Physical Sciences [+] 65 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry12-
Polymer Chemistry40-
Geology/Earth Science3-
Geophysics and Seismology0-
Physics10-
Psychology [+] 13 completers-
Psychology0-
Psychopharmacology0-
Counseling Psychology3-
Industrial and Organizational Psychology8-
Geropsychology2-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies0-
Human Services [+] 95 completers-
0-
Public Administration26$32,400
Social Work69$40,500
Social Sciences [+] 32 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Economics0-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics8-
Economics (other)0-
Geography0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography5-
National Security Policy Studies6-
Political Science and Government1-
Political Science and Government (other)7-
Sociology4-
Urban Studies/Affairs1-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 19 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts2-
Music0-
Music History, Literature, and Theory0-
Music Performance11-
Music Theory and Composition0-
Conducting1-
Keyboard Instruments0-
Voice and Opera0-
Stringed Instruments3-
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (4 completers) 222 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist55-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management4-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling24-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor33-
Public Health3-
Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist24-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse61$93,400
Nursing Practice0-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing18-
Business [+] (2 completers) 115 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management17$61,400
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management5-
Organizational Leadership0-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)42-
Accounting17$53,200
Accounting and Related Services (other)0-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies0-
Finance8-
International Finance0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
International Business/Trade/Commerce4-
Management Information Systems0-
Management Information Systems and Services (other)1-
Management Science4-
Marketing/Marketing Management5-
Taxation12$61,900
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total896
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 3 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Elementary Education and Teaching1-
Secondary Education and Teaching2-
Engineering [+] 55 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering3-
Chemical Engineering11-
Civil Engineering11-
Computer Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering7-
Mechanical Engineering6-
Polymer/Plastics Engineering17-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biomedical Sciences7-
Physical Sciences [+] 46 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry14-
Polymer Chemistry32-
Psychology [+] 15 completers-
Psychology0-
Counseling Psychology10-
Industrial and Organizational Psychology4-
Geropsychology1-
Human Services [+] 2 completers-
0-
Public Administration2-
Social Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Sociology5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling4-
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions (other)3-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Nursing Practice0-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total143
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 22 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist11-
Nursing Practice11-
Total144
Post-Bachelor's 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 [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst0-
Education [+] 6 completers-
Education0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration3-
Community College Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology2-
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research (other)0-
Technical Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
Engineering [+] 2 completers-
Engineering0-
Structural Engineering2-
Nuclear Engineering0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Chinese Language and Literature0-
Work and Family Studies [+] 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Family Systems0-
English Language And Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Writing0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 3 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution0-
Gerontology2-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1-
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
0-
Public Administration1-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse4-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Operations Management and Supervision0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
Management Information Systems and Services (other)0-
Total16
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
Near and Middle Eastern Studies0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst0-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design0-
Education [+] 0 completers-
Education0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Community College Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Technical Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Engineering0-
Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering0-
Structural Engineering0-
Transportation and Highway Engineering0-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering0-
Polymer/Plastics Engineering0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Chinese Language and Literature0-
Legal Studies [+] 40 completers-
Law0-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies32-
Health Law8-
English Language And Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Writing0-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology0-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography0-
International Relations and Affairs0-
Urban Studies/Affairs0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Operations Management and Supervision0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
Management Information Systems and Services (other)0-
Total40

Graduate Student Population at Akron Main Campus

For academic year 2021-2022, total 2,443 students enrolled into University of Akron Main Campus graduate schools where it has total 18,731 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,411 full-time and 1,032 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,087 male and 1,356 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
Total2,4431,0871,356
Full-time1,411683728
Part-tme1,032404628
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,626 White (66.56%), 173 Black/African American (7.08%), 61 Hispanic (2.50%), 69 Asian (2.82%), and 514 students with other races. 383 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,4431,0871,356
American Indian/Native American220
Asian693138
Black/African American17371102
Hispanic612734
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1,626627999
Two More792950
Un-Known502723
Non-resident Alien383273110
University of Akron Main Campus offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 999 graduate students (40.89% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 966 graduate students (39.54% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,443
Enrolled Online Exclusively999
Enrolled Some Online Courses966
Not in Online Courses478

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