University of Memphis Graduate Schools

University of Memphis (referred to as Memphis) is a Public, 4 years school located in Memphis, TN. It is classified as 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 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Memphis is $10,746 for Tennessee residents and $14,202 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,225 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 21,458 including undergraduate students.

University of Memphis Graduate School Overview

University of Memphis (referred to as Memphis) is a Public, 4 years school located in Memphis, TN. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
University of Memphis is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (7/1/1927 - Current[Estimated Date]).
University of MemphisDirectory Information
School NameUniversity of Memphis (referred to as Memphis)
AddressSouthern Avenue, Memphis, TN 38152
Phone901-678-2000
Webhttps://www.memphis.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.memphis.edu/admissions/freshmen/apply_ugrd.php
Financial Infohttps://www.memphis.edu/financialaid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Memphis is $10,746 for Tennessee residents and $14,202 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,225 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 21,458 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 115 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 29 programs are available online classes.
Memphis Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$14,202
$10,746 for Tennessee Residents
Student Population4,225
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs115 graduate programs
(29 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Memphis is $10,746 for Tennessee residents and $14,202 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $512 for Tennessee residents and $704 for out-of-state students. University of Memphis offers the alternative tuition plans.
Memphis 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tennessee Residents$10,746
Out-of-State$14,202
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tennessee Residents$512
Out-of-State$704
University of Memphis 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 University of Memphis 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 Memphis
Distance Learning (Online Classes)29 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, 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

University of Memphis 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Memphis is $10,746 for Tennessee residents and $14,202 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -27.10% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at University of Memphis
Tennessee ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$8,622$1,589$17,405$1,589
2016-2017$8,820$1,643$17,604$1,643
2017-2018$9,054$1,643$17,838$1,643
2018-2019$9,054$1,643$17,838$1,643
2019-2020$9,216$1,530$12,672$1,530
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $14,874 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Memphis. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.32% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,874. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.32% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of Memphis
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$9,061$4,467$9,061$4,467
2016-2017$9,153$4,512$9,153$4,512
2017-2018$9,366$4,562$9,366$4,562
2018-2019$9,975$4,562$9,975$4,562
2019-2020$10,175$4,699$10,175$4,699
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $512 for Tennessee residents and $704 for other students at University of Memphis. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -28.96% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour University of Memphis
Tennessee ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$479$488
2016-2017$490$488
2017-2018$503$488
2018-2019$503$991
2019-2020$512$704
The law school tuition at University of Memphis is $19,098 for Tennessee residents and $25,880 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at University of Memphis.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of Memphis
Tennessee ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Law$17,122$1,976$23,904$1,976

Graduate Programs at Memphis

University of Memphis offers 125 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, 1,385 students have completed their study at University of Memphis.
Offered Degrees at University of Memphis
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree5516917
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship285158
Doctor's degree - other10106
Post Bachelor's Degree4013180
Post Master's Degree1024
Total125341,385

University of Memphis offers 125 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,385 students have completed their studies.
  • 917 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 106 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 180 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 24 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 20 completers-
Architecture8-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning12-
Communication and Journalism [+] (2 completers) 14 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Mass Communication/Media Studies6-
Journalism8-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 55 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology39-
Computer Science16-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)0-
Education [+] (2 completers) 129 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction82$42,300
Educational Leadership and Administration15-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services32$35,400
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
Engineering [+] 23 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering5-
Civil Engineering3-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering8-
Mechanical Engineering7-
Engineering Technology [+] 0 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 7 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics7-
Work and Family Studies [+] 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Consumer Economics0-
English Language And Literature [+] (1 completers) 13 completers-
English Language and Literature7-
Creative Writing6-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] (3 completers) 41 completers$41,100
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies14$41,100
General Studies27-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences7-
Biostatistics0-
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology (other)4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 8 completers-
Mathematics8-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (2 completers) 35 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science35-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 3 completers-
Philosophy3-
Physical Sciences [+] 27 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry13-
Geology/Earth Science9-
Physics5-
Psychology [+] (2 completers) 23 completers-
Psychology11-
School Psychology8-
Educational Psychology4-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 9 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration9-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 67 completers-
0-
Public Administration15$40,500
Social Work52$45,700
Social Sciences [+] 28 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology10-
Economics7-
Political Science and Government6-
Sociology5-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] (2 completers) 35 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts6-
Art/Art Studies6-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation3-
Music20-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (8 completers) 183 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist26-
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management20-
Public Health40$40,300
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist23-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse74$90,100
Business [+] (2 completers) 173 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management119$67,800
Accounting36$58,800
International Business/Trade/Commerce18-
History [+] 9 completers-
History9-
Total917
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 2 completers-
Mass Communication/Media Studies2-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science2-
Education [+] (6 completers) 50 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction15-
Educational Leadership and Administration14-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration17-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services4-
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services0-
Engineering [+] 11 completers-
Engineering8-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering3-
English Language And Literature [+] 8 completers-
English Language and Literature8-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences5-
Epidemiology5-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Mathematics2-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 5 completers-
Philosophy5-
Physical Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry3-
Geology/Earth Science7-
Psychology [+] 23 completers-
Psychology9-
Counseling Psychology8-
Educational Psychology6-
Human Services [+] 0 completers-
0-
Health Policy Analysis0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 9 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 11 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist7-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist3-
Public Health1-
Nursing Education0-
Business [+] 13 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management13-
History [+] 2 completers-
History2-
Total158
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 0 completers-
Total106
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 3 completers-
African-American/Black Studies2-
Women's Studies1-
Communication and Journalism [+] 1 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Journalism1-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 18 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology0-
Computer Science3-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance1-
Information Technology Project Management5-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)9-
Education [+] (8 completers) 57 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration3-
Community College Education4-
Urban Education and Leadership9-
Educational/Instructional Technology14-
Educational Statistics and Research Methods5-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism2-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services7-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor9-
Adult Literacy Tutor/Instructor4-
Engineering [+] (2 completers) 1 completers-
Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering1-
Engineering Technology [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Work and Family Studies [+] (2 completers) 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Human Nutrition0-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 4 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies4-
Library Science [+] (1 completers) 1 completers-
Library and Information Science1-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology (other)4-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 17 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Museology/Museum Studies8-
Cognitive Science9-
Psychology [+] 3 completers-
Psychology0-
Educational Psychology3-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 13 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography11-
American Government and Politics (United States2-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 2 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (6 completers) 16 completers-
Health and Wellness5-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services (other)0-
Public Health0-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine5-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor2-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing4-
Business [+] 38 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management1-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management10-
Knowledge Management0-
Management Science27-
Total180
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 0 completers-
Total24

Graduate Student Population at Memphis

For academic year 2019-2020, total 4,225 students enrolled into University of Memphis graduate schools where it has total 21,458 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,916 full-time and 2,309 part-time students. By gender, 1,654 male and 2,571 female students are attending University of Memphis graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for University of Memphis.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
University of Memphis
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,2251,6542,571
Full-time1,9168011,115
Part-tme2,3098531,456
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at University of Memphis.
There are 2,321 White (54.93%), 1,041 Black/African American (24.64%), 143 Hispanic (3.38%), 208 Asian (4.92%), and 512 students with other races. 421 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of Memphis
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,2251,6542,571
American Indian/Native American523
Asian20895113
Black/African American1,041264777
Hispanic1435687
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White2,3219451,376
Two More833449
Un-Known312
Non-resident Alien421257164
University of Memphis offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,196 graduate students (28.31% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 574 graduate students (13.59% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for University of Memphis.
Distance Learning Student Population at University of Memphis
Number of Students
Total4,225
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,196
Enrolled Some Online Courses574
Not in Online Courses2,455
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Memphis. 940 students are aged 20 to 24 (22.25% of total students), 285 students are aged above 50 (6.75%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Memphis.
Graduate Student Population By Age at University of Memphis
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,2251,6542,571
Age 20-2118513
Age 22-24922331591
Age 25-291,310544766
Age 30-34736310426
Age 35-39409166243
Age 40-49545198347
Age 50-6425888170
Over 64271215

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