University of Portland Graduate School

University of Portland (referred to as UP) is a Private, 4 years school located in Portland, OR.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of UP is $24,804 in average. The school has 403 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,793 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

University of Portland (referred to as UP) is a Private, 4 years school located in Portland, OR.
The school is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (4/1/1934 - Current).
UP Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Portland (UP)
Address5000 N Willamette Blvd, Portland, OR 97203-5798
Phone503-943-8000
Webhttps://www1.up.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.uportland.org/freshman
Financial Infohttps://www.up.edu/finaid/index.html
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of UP is $24,804 in average. The school has 403 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,793 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 60 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Professional Practice).
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$24,804
Student Population403
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs60 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio9 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at UP is $24,804 in average for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $1,378.
UP offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$24,804
Required Fees$0
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$1,378
UP offers the distance learning courses, but students may be required to attend/visit regular classes to complete their degree/programs.
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
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Graduate Level Courses
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Portland is $24,804. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.92% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2018-2019$22,914-
2019-2020$23,868-
2020-2021$23,868-
2021-2022$23,868-
2022-2023$24,804-
The graduate school tuition & fees of UP is average compared to private graduate schools in Oregon. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the Oregon graduate tuition is $24,920 (public) / $21,885 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Portland$24,804
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Oregon Graduate Schools$18,989$22,287
Public$18,231$24,920
Private$21,885
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $20,756 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at UP.
On-campus living costs are increased by 18.53% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $17,032. Off-campus living costs are increased by 32.81% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$13,174$2,372$9,010$2,696
2019-2020$13,684$2,434$9,316$2,840
2020-2021$14,196$1,804$9,712$2,210
2021-2022$14,608$2,454$10,036$2,788
2022-2023$17,172$3,052$13,448$3,584
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,378 at University of Portland. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.92% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2018-2019$1,273
2019-2020$1,326
2020-2021$1,326
2021-2022$1,326
2022-2023$1,378

Graduate Programs at UP

University of Portland offers 23 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, 189 students have completed their study at University of Portland.
Offered Degrees at University of Portland
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree100165
Doctor's degree - other4020
Post Bachelor's Degree300
Post Master's Degree604
Total230189
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Portland by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Special Education and Teaching program with 2 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Education program with 80 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Family Practice Nurse/Nursing program with 10 completers.
University of Portland offers 23 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 189 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 165 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 20 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 4 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 6 completers-
Communication--
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication6-
Education [+] 93 completers$44,800
Education80$44,800
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration13-
Engineering [+] 14 completers-
Engineering4-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering10-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1-
Business [+] 51 completers-
Business Administration and Management35$66,500
Finance4-
Management Science12-
Total165
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 9 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing10-
Nursing Practice1-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing--
Total20
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education --
Total-
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 1 completers-
Education--
Educational Leadership and Administration--
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration1-
Total4

Graduate Student Population at UP

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 403 students enrolled into University of Portland graduate schools where it has total 3,793 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 116 full-time and 287 part-time graduate students. By gender, 146 male and 257 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
Total403146257
Full-time1164967
Part-tme28797190
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 229 White (56.82%), 7 Black/African American (1.74%), 42 Hispanic (10.42%), 31 Asian (7.69%), and 94 students with other races. 70 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total403146257
American Indian/Native American101
Asian31922
Black/African American752
Hispanic422319
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White22978151
Two More14311
Un-Known945
Non-resident Alien702446
University of Portland offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 32 graduate students (7.94% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 63 graduate students (15.63% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total403
Enrolled Online Exclusively32
Enrolled Some Online Courses63
Not in Online Courses308
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Portland. 136 students are aged 20 to 24 (33.75% of total students), 33 students are aged above 50 (8.19%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Portland.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total403146257
Age 20-2123518
Age 22-241135261
Age 25-29862660
Age 30-34572136
Age 35-39421824
Age 40-49491633
Age 50-6433825

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