University of Louisville Graduate Schools

University of Louisville (referred to as Louisville) is a Public, 4 years school located in Louisville, KY. It is classified as a 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 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Louisville is $13,725 for Kentucky residents and $27,839 for out-of-state students. The school has 5,789 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 21,430 including undergraduate students.

University of Louisville Graduate School Overview

University of Louisville (referred to as Louisville) is a Public, 4 years school located in Louisville, KY. It is classified as a 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 school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1915 - Current).
Louisville Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Louisville (Louisville)
Address2301 S 3rd St, Louisville, KY 40292-0001
Phone502-852-5555
Webhttps://www.louisville.edu
Online Applicationhttps://louisville.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Infohttps://vhost.louisville.edu/student/services/fin-aid/devfinaid/index.php
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Louisville is $13,725 for Kentucky residents and $27,839 for out-of-state students. The school has 5,789 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 21,430 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 138 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 16 programs are available online classes.
Louisville Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$27,839
$13,725 for Kentucky Residents
Student Population5,789
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs138 graduate programs
(16 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Louisville is $13,725 for Kentucky residents and $27,839 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $752 for Kentucky residents and $1,536 for out-of-state students. University of Louisville offers the alternative tuition plans.
Louisville 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Kentucky Residents$13,725
Out-of-State$27,839
Tuition per Credit Hour
Kentucky Residents$752
Out-of-State$1,536
University of Louisville 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 Louisville
Distance Learning (Online Classes)16 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 Louisville is $13,725 for Kentucky residents and $27,839 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.96% 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
Kentucky ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$12,246$196$25,486$196
2018-2019$12,684$196$26,454$196
2019-2020$13,000$196$27,114$196
2020-2021$13,260$201$27,374$201
2021-2022$13,524$201$27,638$201
The graduate school tuition & fees of Louisville is expensive compared to public graduate schools in Kentucky. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Kentucky graduate tuition is $18,360 (public) / $10,904 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Louisville$13,725$27,839
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Kentucky Graduate Schools$11,151$13,306
Public$11,151$18,360
Private$10,904
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $17,416 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Louisville. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.95% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $17,276. Off-campus living costs are increased by 4.30% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$8,374$5,612$7,890$6,672
2018-2019$9,226$5,898$8,288$7,010
2019-2020$9,452$6,318$8,530$7,420
2020-2021$9,754$6,562$8,858$7,706
2021-2022$9,852$6,782$9,712$7,564
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $752 for Kentucky residents and $1,536 for other students at University of Louisville. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 0.99% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Kentucky ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$681$1,417
2018-2019$705$1,470
2019-2020$723$1,507
2020-2021$737$1,521
2021-2022$752$1,536

Graduate Programs at Louisville

University of Louisville offers 143 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, 2,053 students have completed their study at University of Louisville.
Offered Degrees at University of Louisville
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree78121,398
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship340164
Doctor's degree - other50380
Post Bachelor's Degree248111
Post Master's Degree200
Total143202,053
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Louisville by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration program with 67 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Social Work program with 193 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Medicine program with 155 completers.
University of Louisville offers 143 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 2,053 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 1,398 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 380 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 111 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 11 completers-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning11$41,900
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 4 completers-
African Studies0-
African-American/Black Studies3-
Women's Studies1-
Communication and Journalism [+] 3 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric3-
Education [+] (10 completers) 403 completers-
Education0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration167-
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship23-
Special Education and Teaching13$45,800
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services57$36,900
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching1$42,800
Elementary Education and Teaching7-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels44-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)7-
Art Teacher Education0-
Mathematics Teacher Education8-
Music Teacher Education4-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching9-
Reading Teacher Education1-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education3-
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education56-
Biology Teacher Education1-
Chemistry Teacher Education1-
Physics Teacher Education1-
Earth Science Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] (4 completers) 178 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering13-
Chemical Engineering20-
Civil Engineering33$54,800
Computer Engineering38$71,300
Electrical and Electronics Engineering19$75,700
Mechanical Engineering50$77,800
Industrial Engineering5$67,800
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 52 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management52$72,900
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 11 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
French Language and Literature4-
Spanish Language and Literature7-
English Language And Literature [+] 11 completers-
English Language and Literature11-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 6 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies6-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] (2 completers) 62 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences4-
Biochemistry7-
Anatomy11-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology4-
Physiology19-
Pharmacology and Toxicology9-
Biostatistics3-
Epidemiology5-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 7 completers-
Mathematics7-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 6 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)6-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 42 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management28-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science14-
Physical Sciences [+] 32 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry23-
Physics9-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
Psychology0-
Experimental Psychology2-
Clinical Psychology6-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 32 completers$49,500
0$49,500
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration32-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 201 completers-
0-
Public Administration8-
Social Work193$40,100
Social Sciences [+] 16 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology8-
Geography5-
Political Science and Government2-
Sociology1-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 32 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts4-
Art/Art Studies4-
Fine/Studio Arts1-
Music23-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 110 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist29-
Dental Clinical Sciences5$148,300
Endodontics/Endodontology3-
Orthodontics/Orthodontology6-
Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics4-
Periodontics/Periodontology3-
Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology2-
Public Health30$41,600
Health Services Administration0-
Public Health (other)0-
Nursing Administration28-
Business [+] (1 completers) 165 completers$65,500
Business/Commerce149$65,500
Accounting16-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)0-
History [+] 6 completers-
History6-
Total1,398
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
African-American/Black Studies0-
Education [+] 32 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction6-
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship0-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)22-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services4-
Engineering [+] 29 completers-
Engineering0-
Chemical Engineering1-
Civil Engineering4-
Computer Engineering8-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering9-
Mechanical Engineering4-
Industrial Engineering3-
English Language And Literature [+] 6 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Rhetoric and Composition6-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 4 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies4-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 41 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Biomedical Sciences6-
Biochemistry2-
Anatomy2-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology10-
Physiology5-
Pharmacology and Toxicology9-
Biostatistics4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 6 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics6-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 5 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)5-
Physical Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry10-
Physics3-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
Psychology0-
Experimental Psychology1-
Clinical Psychology7-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 4 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration4-
Human Services [+] 2 completers-
0-
Social Work2-
Social Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Sociology5-
Urban Studies/Affairs3-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Science3-
Business [+] 2 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies2-
Total164
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 278 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist6-
Dentistry117-
Medicine155-
Nursing Practice0-
Total380
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 2 completers-
Latin American Studies0-
African-American/Black Studies0-
Women's Studies2-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (4 completers) 15 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration9-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance6-
Education [+] (2 completers) 4 completers-
Education0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism2-
Health Teacher Education2-
Engineering [+] (4 completers) 2 completers-
Engineering0-
Structural Engineering0-
Transportation and Highway Engineering0-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering2-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 5 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Language Interpretation and Translation5-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biostatistics0-
Epidemiology0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Medieval and Renaissance Studies0-
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 67 completers$77,800
0$77,800
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration67-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Visual and Performing Arts (other)1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies0-
Business [+] (6 completers) 15 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management0-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)1-
Accounting12-
Franchising and Franchise Operations0-
Real Estate2-
History [+] 0 completers-
History0-
Public/Applied History0-
Total111
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Total0

Graduate Student Population at Louisville

For academic year 2021-2022, total 6,284 students enrolled into University of Louisville graduate schools where it has total 21,430 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 4,311 full-time and 1,973 part-time graduate students. By gender, 2,913 male and 3,371 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
Total6,2842,9133,371
Full-time4,3111,9812,330
Part-tme1,9739321,041
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 4,266 White (67.89%), 678 Black/African American (10.79%), 318 Hispanic (5.06%), 312 Asian (4.96%), and 710 students with other races. 425 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total6,2842,9133,371
American Indian/Native American770
Asian312158154
Black/African American678258420
Hispanic318148170
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander404
White4,2661,9652,301
Two More240105135
Un-Known341915
Non-resident Alien425253172
University of Louisville offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 2,239 graduate students (35.63% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 2,017 graduate students (32.10% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total6,284
Enrolled Online Exclusively2,239
Enrolled Some Online Courses2,017
Not in Online Courses2,028

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University of Connecticut (Connecticut) is a Public, 4 years school located in Storrs, CT. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $20,325 for Connecticut residents and $42,237 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 8,279 and it offers total 253 graduate programs(30 online programs).
University of Kentucky (Kentucky) is a Public, 4 years school located in Lexington, KY. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $13,674 for Kentucky residents and $33,548 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 7,046 and it offers total 228 graduate programs(19 online programs).
University of Central Florida (UCF) is a Public, 4 years school located in Orlando, FL. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $8,872 for Florida residents and $28,657 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 9,654 and it offers total 105 graduate programs(28 online programs).
Florida State University (FSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Tallahassee, FL. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $11,553 for Florida residents and $26,707 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 8,533 and it offers total 176 graduate programs(14 online programs).
University of Miami (Miami) is a Private, 4 years school located in Coral Gables, FL. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $41,036 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 6,214 and it offers total 152 graduate programs(11 online programs).
University of South Florida-Main Campus (USF) is a Public, 4 years school located in Tampa, FL. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $10,428 for Florida residents and $21,126 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 11,606 and it offers total 150 graduate programs(23 online programs).
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus (Georgia Tech) is a Public, 4 years school located in Atlanta, GA. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $16,764 for Georgia residents and $31,334 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 16,674 and it offers total 86 graduate programs(2 online programs).
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) is a Public, 4 years school located in Chapel Hill, NC. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $12,566 for North Carolina residents and $30,858 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 10,894 and it offers total 154 graduate programs(16 online programs).
North Carolina State University at Raleigh (NCSU) is a Public, 4 years school located in Raleigh, NC. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $11,703 for North Carolina residents and $29,690 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 10,280 and it offers total 162 graduate programs(38 online programs).
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