University of Pennsylvania - Graduate Schools

Graduate School Overview

Graduate School Key Facts
University of Pennsylvania
NameUniversity of Pennsylvania
Address34th & Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA
Population13,288 (Fall 2015)
Tuition & Fees (2017 )$35,604
Student to Faculty1:6 (16.67%)
Online DegreeYes

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

The graduate school tuition is $35,604 in average for academic year 2016-2017. The tuition is publisehd as a base rate and it may vary with the major programs.

University of Pennsylvania offers 277 graduate programs: 169 Master's, 78 Doctorate, 20 Post-Bachelor's, 10 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 4,074 students have been confered Master's degree and 1,250 students have received Doctorate degree.

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Tuition, Fees, Living Costs

Next table describes 2017 graduate school tuition and other costs at University of Pennsylvania. 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 - University of Pennsylvania
Amounts
Tuition$32,286
Fees$3,318
Books & Supplies$1,280
Room & Board$14,536 (On-Campus) / $14,536 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$2,060 (On-Campus) / $2,060 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$53,480
Off-Campus Total$53,480

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) - University of Pennsylvania
2012-20132013-2014 2014-20152015-20162016-2017
Tuition & Fees $30,108$31,744$32,976$34,268$35,604
Book & Supplies$1,210$1,190$1,220$1,250$1,280
Room & Board (On-Campus)$12,368$12,922$13,464$13,990$14,536
Room & Board (Off-Campus)-$1$12,922$13,464$13,990$14,536
[chart]University of Pennsylvania Tuition Trends (2013-2017)

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of Pennsylvania offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 276 major areas - 395 Master's , 216 Doctorate , 57 Post-Bachelor', 24 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
Total4,0741,2508234
Men1,8935963118
Women2,1816545116

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.

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Graduate Student Population

At University of Pennsylvania, 24,876 students enrolled in Fall 2015, including in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate school, total 13,288 students attending their classes. By gender, the graduate schools have 6,032 male and 7,256 female students.

Graduate Students Gender Distribution - University of Pennsylvania, Fall 2015
Total13,288
Men Students6,032
Women Students7,256

Graduate Student Race Distribution

By race/ethnicity, in Fall 2015, 6,055 White, 659 Black, and 1,637 Asian students are attending at University of Pennsylvania. Detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in below chart.

Graduate Students Race Distribution - University of Pennsylvania, Fall 2015
Total13,288
American Indian /
Native American
11
Asian1,637
Black659
Hispanic718
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islnader
3
White6,055
Two or more races310
Un-Known563

Graduate Student Age Distribution

186 students are younger than 22 and 886 students are older than 65. The school has 9,533 students aged between 22 and 30 and 2,684 students aged 30 to 40.

Graduate Students Age Distribution - University of Pennsylvania, Fall 2013
Total13,105
21 & Under186
22-243,676
25-295,857
30-341,792
35-39892
40 & Over886

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 University of Pennsylvania, 6 students are enrolled exclusively in online cources and 4 students are enrolled in some online course.

Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution - University of Pennsylvania, Fall 2013
Total Enrollment13,105
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses6
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses4
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses13,095
Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location - University of Pennsylvania, Fall 2013
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses6
Pennsylvania Resident6
Other State In U.S.0
Outside of U.S.0

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