Utah State University Graduate Schools

Utah State University (referred to as Utah State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Logan, UT. 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 2023 graduate school tuition & fees at Utah State University is $7,595 for Utah residents and $24,008 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,171 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 27,426 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Utah State University (referred to as Utah State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Logan, UT. 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 Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (4/1/1924 - Current).
Utah State Directory Information
School NameUtah State University (Utah State)
AddressOld Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322-1400
Phone435-797-1000
Webhttps://www.usu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.usu.edu/admissions/applyonline
Financial Infohttps://www.usu.edu/finaid
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees at Utah State University is $7,595 for Utah residents and $24,008 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,171 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 27,426 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 375 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 40 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$24,008
$7,595 for Utah Residents
Student Population3,171
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs375 graduate programs
(40 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio21 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Utah State University is $7,595 for Utah residents and $24,008 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $318 for Utah residents and $1,107 for out-of-state students.
Utah State University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Utah State 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, 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
Distance Learning (Online Classes)40 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

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Utah State University is $7,595 for Utah residents and $24,008 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.37% 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
Utah ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2018-2019$5,808$982$20,327$982
2019-2020$5,996$1,007$20,327$1,007
2020-2021$6,164$1,023$21,575$1,023
2021-2022$6,534$832$22,393$832
2022-2023$6,763$832$23,176$832
The graduate school tuition & fees of Utah State is average compared to public graduate schools in Utah. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,603 and the Utah graduate tuition is $22,285 (public) / $11,976 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Utah State University$7,595$24,008
All Graduate Schools$16,007$19,603
Public$11,484$20,787
Private$19,674
Utah Graduate Schools$10,860$17,008
Public$8,433$22,285
Private$11,976
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $12,316 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Utah State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.38% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $12,550. Off-campus living costs are increased by 1.44% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$7,520$3,996$8,324$3,996
2019-2020$7,784$4,052$8,616$4,052
2020-2021$8,016$4,072$8,180$4,072
2021-2022$8,076$4,072$8,300$4,072
2022-2023$8,232$4,084$8,466$4,084
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $318 for Utah residents and $1,107 for other students at Utah State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.36% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Utah ResidentsOut-of-State
2018-2019$279$978
2019-2020$289$1,010
2020-2021$297$1,038
2021-2022$308$1,071
2022-2023$318$1,107

Graduate Programs at Utah State

Utah State University offers 156 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, 1,197 students have completed their study at Utah State University.
Offered Degrees at Utah State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree9516993
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship43193
Doctor's degree - other206
Post Bachelor's Degree163105
Total156201,197
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Utah State University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Dietetics/Dietitian program with 64 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 174 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Curriculum and Instruction program with 14 completers.
Utah State University offers 156 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,197 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 993 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 6 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 105 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] (1 completers) 28 completers-
Agricultural Business and Management3-
Agricultural Production Operations0-
International Agriculture0-
Animal Sciences7-
Food Science1-
Plant Sciences10-
Horticultural Science1-
Range Science and Management1-
Soil Science and Agronomy5-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences (other)0-
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] (1 completers) 13 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation7-
Environmental Studies5-
Natural Resources Management and Policy0-
Land Use Planning and Management/Development0-
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management0-
Forestry0-
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management1-
Architecture [+] 1 completers-
Landscape Architecture1-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 10 completers-
American/United States Studies/Civilization0-
Folklore Studies10-
Communication and Journalism [+] 5 completers-
Communication5-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 32 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences21-
Information Science/Studies0-
Computer Science0-
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration11-
Education [+] (5 completers) 125 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction24-
Educational/Instructional Technology59$51,500
Special Education and Teaching6-
Elementary Education and Teaching1-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)3-
Agricultural Teacher Education1$34,000
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education1-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching11-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)8-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor11-
Engineering [+] 80 completers-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering6-
Agricultural Engineering0-
Civil Engineering39$59,800
Computer Engineering4-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering11-
Mechanical Engineering15-
Operations Research1-
Biological/Biosystems Engineering4-
Work and Family Studies [+] (3 completers) 4 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies0-
Human Development and Family Studies4-
English Language and Literature [+] (1 completers) 13 completers-
English Language and Literature6-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing7-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 0 completers-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 28 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences4-
Biochemistry4-
Botany/Plant Biology (other)0-
Wildlife Biology2-
Toxicology0-
Ecology18-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 12 completers-
Mathematics7-
Statistics5-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 13 completers-
Nutrition Sciences5-
Ancient Studies/Civilization1-
Sustainability Studies7-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 1 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science1-
Physical Sciences [+] 19 completers-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology1-
Chemistry0-
Geology/Earth Science5-
Hydrology and Water Resources Science6-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)1-
Physics6-
Psychology [+] 61 completers$46,300
Psychology61$46,300
Human Services [+] 82 completers-
Social Work82-
Social Sciences [+] 16 completers-
Anthropology5-
Economics1-
Applied Economics3-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics1-
Geography0-
Political Science and Government5-
Sociology1-
Transportation and Materials Moving [+] (1 completers) 6 completers-
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations6-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 13 completers-
Interior Design0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1-
Art/Art Studies6-
Music6-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 106 completers-
Health and Wellness2-
Communication Sciences and Disorders36$42,700
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling7-
Public Health19-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor13-
Dietetics/Dietitian29-
Business [+] (1 completers) 317 completers-
Business Administration and Management174$69,600
Accounting45$54,300
Finance19-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration69$70,600
Management Science10-
History [+] 8 completers-
History8-
Total993
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 8 completers-
Agricultural Production Operations0-
Animal Sciences4-
Plant Sciences2-
Range Science and Management1-
Soil Science and Agronomy1-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences (other)0-
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 2 completers-
Environmental Studies2-
Natural Resources Management and Policy0-
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management0-
Forestry0-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences5-
Education [+] (1 completers) 16 completers-
Education2-
Curriculum and Instruction8-
Educational/Instructional Technology3-
Special Education and Teaching3-
Engineering [+] 20 completers-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering2-
Agricultural Engineering0-
Civil Engineering3-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering6-
Mechanical Engineering2-
Biological/Biosystems Engineering4-
Engineering (other)3-
Work and Family Studies [+] 2 completers-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies0-
Human Development and Family Studies2-
English Language and Literature [+] 2 completers-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing2-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
Biochemistry1-
Botany/Plant Biology (other)0-
Wildlife Biology1-
Toxicology0-
Ecology4-
Neuroscience1-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 3 completers-
Mathematics (other)3-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 completers-
Nutrition Sciences1-
Sustainability Studies0-
Physical Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology2-
Chemistry4-
Geology/Earth Science2-
Hydrology and Water Resources Science1-
Physics2-
Psychology [+] 13 completers-
Psychology13-
Social Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Economics0-
Sociology1-
Total93
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 0 completers-
Veterinary Medicine0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist6-
Total6
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] (1 completers) 11 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Natural Resources Management and Policy11-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 1 completers-
Women's Studies1-
Education [+] 0 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)0-
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Engineering (other)0-
Library Science [+] 0 completers-
Archives/Archival Administration0-
Social Sciences [+] (1 completers) 21 completers-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography20-
National Security Policy Studies1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 72 completers-
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor8-
Dietetics/Dietitian64-
Total105

Graduate Student Population at Utah State

For the academic year 2021-2022, total 3,171 students enrolled into Utah State University graduate schools where it has total 27,426 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,216 full-time and 1,955 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,387 male and 1,784 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
Total3,1711,3871,784
Full-time1,216572644
Part-tme1,9558151,140
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 2,450 White (77.26%), 35 Black/African American (1.10%), 211 Hispanic (6.65%), 77 Asian (2.43%), and 398 students with other races. 222 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,1711,3871,784
American Indian/Native American21516
Asian774433
Black/African American351421
Hispanic21180131
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1275
White2,4501,0521,398
Two More672245
Un-Known763442
Non-resident Alien22212993
Utah State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 916 graduate students (28.89% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 694 graduate students (21.89% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total3,171
Enrolled Online Exclusively916
Enrolled Some Online Courses694
Not in Online Courses1,561
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Utah State University. 636 students are aged 20 to 24 (20.06% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.03%), 163 students are aged above 50 (5.14%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Utah State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,1711,3871,784
Age 18-19101
Age 20-2138929
Age 22-24598220378
Age 25-291,149603546
Age 30-34496247249
Age 35-39340138202
Age 40-49386122264
Age 50-6415543112
Over 64853

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