Stanford University - Graduate Schools

Graduate School Overview

Graduate School Key Facts
Stanford University
NameStanford University
AddressStanford, CA
Population9,980 (Fall 2015)
Tuition & Fees (2017 )$46,320
Student to Faculty1:11 (9.09%)
Online DegreeYes

Stanford University is a Private not-for-profit, Four or more years school located in Stanford, California. It offers graduate degrees as well as undergraduate degrees. Next table summarizes key facts atStanford University.

The graduate school tuition is $46,320 in average for academic year 2016-2017. The tuition is publisehd as a base rate and it may vary with the major programs.

Stanford University offers 186 graduate programs: 99 Master's, 75 Doctorate, 12 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 2,283 students have been confered Master's degree and 1,003 students have received Doctorate degree.

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Tuition, Fees, Living Costs

Next table describes 2017 graduate school tuition and other costs at Stanford University. Each cost is an average value through the offered graduate programs. The 2017 graduate cost of attendance is when living on campus housing.

Graduate School 2017 Tuition & Costs - Stanford University
Amounts
Tuition$47,331
Fees$609
Books & Supplies$1,455
Room & Board$14,601 (On-Campus) / -$1 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$2,700 (On-Campus) / -$1 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$66,696
Off-Campus Total$49,393

Next table and chart illustrate the changes of each graduate school cost item over the last 5 years. The data was reported to U.S. Department of Education directly from the school.

Graduate School Tuition Changes (2013-2017) - Stanford University
2012-20132013-2014 2014-20152015-20162016-2017
Tuition & Fees $41,787$43,245$44,757$46,320$47,940
Book & Supplies$1,500$1,500$1,425$1,425$1,455
Room & Board (On-Campus)$12,721$13,166$13,631$14,107$14,601
Room & Board (Off-Campus)-$1-$1-$1$0-$1
[chart]Stanford University Tuition Trends (2013-2017)

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Stanford University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 186 major areas - 276 Master's (15 online program), 207 Doctorate , 27 Post-Master'. Next table summarises total number of completers by degree and gender.

Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Total2,2831,00306
Men1,41963704
Women86436602

Next tables list each graduate program with offered degrees. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree).

You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of program.

Agriculture
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Natural Resources And Conservation
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Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
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Communication and Journalism
Instructional programs that focus on how messages in various media are produced,... more schools
Computer And Information Sciences
Instructional programs that focus on the computer and information sciences and p... more schools
Education
Instructional programs that focus on the theory and practice of learning and tea... more schools
Engineering
Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply mathematical and scient... more schools
Engineering Technology
A program that generally prepares individuals to apply basic engineering princi... more schools
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Instructional programs that focus on foreign languages and literatures, the huma... more schools
Legal Studies
A general program that focuses on law and legal issues from the perspective of t... more schools
English Language And Literature
Instructional programs that focus on the structure and use of the English langua... more schools
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
General instructional programs and independent or individualized studies in the ... more schools
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Instructional programs that focus on the biological sciences and the non-clinica... more schools
Mathematics And Statistics
Instructional programs that focus on the systematic study of logical symbolic la... more schools
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
A program that derives from two or more distinct programs and that is integrated... more schools
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Instructional programs that focus on logical inquiry, philosophical analysis, an... more schools
Physical Sciences
Instructional programs that focus on the scientific study of inanimate objects, ... more schools
Psychology
Instructional programs that focus on the scientific study of the behavior of ind... more schools
Human Services
A program that focuses on the general study and provision of human and social se... more schools
Social Sciences
Instructional programs that focus on the systematic study of social systems, soc... more schools
Visual And Performing Arts
Instructional programs that focus on the creation and interpretation of works an... more schools
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
A general, introductory, undifferentiated, or joint program in health services o... more schools
Business
Instructional programs that prepare individuals to perform managerial, technical... more schools
History
Instructional programs that focus on the study and interpretation of past events... more schools

Graduate Student Population

At Stanford University, 16,980 students enrolled in Fall 2015, including in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate school, total 9,980 students attending their classes. By gender, the graduate schools have 6,185 male and 3,795 female students.

Graduate Students Gender Distribution - Stanford University, Fall 2015
Total9,980
Men Students6,185
Women Students3,795

Graduate Student Race Distribution

By race/ethnicity, in Fall 2015, 3,649 White, 210 Black, and 1,276 Asian students are attending at Stanford University. Detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in below chart.

Graduate Students Race Distribution - Stanford University, Fall 2015
Total9,980
American Indian /
Native American
17
Asian1,276
Black210
Hispanic578
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islnader
5
White3,649
Two or more races420
Un-Known511

Graduate Student Age Distribution

114 students are younger than 22 and 321 students are older than 65. The school has 7,839 students aged between 22 and 30 and 1,706 students aged 30 to 40.

Graduate Students Age Distribution - Stanford University, Fall 2013
Total11,072
21 & Under114
22-243,096
25-294,743
30-341,341
35-39365
40 & Over321

Online Classes (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At Stanford University, 0 students are enrolled exclusively in online cources and 717 students are enrolled in some online course.

Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution - Stanford University, Fall 2013
Total Enrollment11,072
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses0
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses717
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses10,355
Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location - Stanford University, Fall 2013
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses0
California Resident0
Other State In U.S.0
Outside of U.S.0

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