Western New England University Graduate Schools

Western New England University (referred to as WNE) is a Private, 4 years school located in Springfield, MA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) 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 Western New England University is $26,640 in average. The school has 1,121 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,673 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Western New England University (referred to as WNE) is a Private, 4 years school located in Springfield, MA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1965 - Current).
WNE Directory Information
School NameWestern New England University (WNE)
Address1215 Wilbraham Rd, Springfield, MA 01119-2684
Phone413-782-3111
Webhttps://www1.wne.edu
Online Applicationhttps://connect.wne.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://www1.wne.edu/enrollment-services/financial-aid/index.cfm
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Western New England University is $26,640 in average. The school has 1,121 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,673 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 87 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 11 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$26,640
Student Population1,121
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs87 graduate programs
(11 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Western New England University is $26,640 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $950.
Western New England University offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
Western New England 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, academic/career services, employment services for students are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)11 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Western New England University is $26,640. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.21% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$24,720-
2018-2019$24,318-
2019-2020$25,056-
2020-2021$25,812-
2021-2022$26,640-
The graduate school tuition & fees of WNE is average compared to private graduate schools in Massachusetts. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Massachusetts graduate tuition is $19,554 (public) / $29,575 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Western New England University$26,640
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Massachusetts Graduate Schools$24,532$27,535
Public$13,768$19,554
Private$29,575
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $17,730 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Western New England University. On-campus living costs are increased by 1.13% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $11,400. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$13,442$2,060$9,730$3,300
2018-2019$13,590$2,060$9,730$3,300
2019-2020$14,034$2,060$9,730$3,300
2020-2021$14,246$2,060$8,100$3,300
2021-2022$14,430$2,060$8,100$3,300
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $950 at Western New England University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.37% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$824
2018-2019$824
2019-2020$892
2020-2021$919
2021-2022$950
The law school tuition at Western New England University is $47,040 for academic year 2021-2022. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Western New England University.
2021-2022 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Western New England University
TuitionFees
Pharmacy$44,180$2,560
Law$44,720$2,320

Graduate Programs at WNE

Western New England University offers 25 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, 332 students have completed their study at Western New England University.
Offered Degrees at Western New England University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree188158
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship209
Doctor's degree - other20155
Post Bachelor's Degree3310
Total2511332
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Western New England University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Business Administration, Management and Operations (other) program with 24 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 45 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 89 completers.
Western New England University offers 25 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 332 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 158 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 155 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 10 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] (1 completers) 5 completers-
Public Relations/Image Management5-
Education [+] (1 completers) 15 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction3-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education7-
Mathematics Teacher Education5-
Engineering [+] (2 completers) 20 completers-
Civil Engineering3-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering8-
Mechanical Engineering9-
Industrial Engineering0-
Engineering Technology [+] (1 completers) 15 completers-
Engineering/Industrial Management15-
Legal Studies [+] 15 completers-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies15-
English Language and Literature [+] 2 completers-
Creative Writing2-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 1 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management1-
Psychology [+] 26 completers-
Psychology0-
Applied Behavior Analysis26-
Business [+] 59 completers-
Business Administration and Management42$69,300
Organizational Leadership5-
Accounting12$64,400
Total158
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology [+] 2 completers-
Engineering/Industrial Management2-
Psychology [+] 7 completers-
Psychology7-
Total9
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 89 completers$46,300
Law89$46,300
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 66 completers-
Pharmacy66-
Total155
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering0-
Engineering Technology [+] (1 completers) 9 completers-
Engineering/Industrial Management9-
Business [+] 1 completers-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)1-
Total10

Graduate Student Population at WNE

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,121 students enrolled into Western New England University graduate schools where it has total 3,673 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 497 full-time and 624 part-time graduate students. By gender, 423 male and 698 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
Total1,121423698
Full-time497180317
Part-tme624243381
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 760 White (67.80%), 80 Black/African American (7.14%), 84 Hispanic (7.49%), 43 Asian (3.84%), and 154 students with other races. 36 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,121423698
American Indian/Native American211
Asian431825
Black/African American802753
Hispanic842559
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White760286474
Two More18513
Un-Known983959
Non-resident Alien362214
Western New England University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 63 graduate students (5.62% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 533 graduate students (47.55% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,121
Enrolled Online Exclusively63
Enrolled Some Online Courses533
Not in Online Courses525

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