Graduate Programs Overview

Alcorn State University is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Alcorn State, Mississippi. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $7,290 for Mississippi residents and $7,290 for other students in average.

It offers sixteen graduate programs: 14 Master's, 2 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameAlcorn State University
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address1000 ASU Dr Ste 359, Alcorn State, MS
Graduate School Students454 students
313 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$7,290
Out-of-State$7,290
Student to Faculty18:1 (5.56%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 16 Graduate Programs
14 Master's, 2 Doctorate, 2 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at Alcorn State University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Mississippi residents, the tuition & fees are $7,290 and $7,290 for non-Mississippi residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $405.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition-$1$6,044
Fees-$1$1,246
Cost per Credit$405$405
Books & Supplies$1,586
Room & Board$10,788 (On-Campus) / $10,788 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,100 (On-Campus) / $6,528 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$15,472$22,764
Off-Campus Total$18,900$26,192
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$6,546$6,888$7,084$7,290-$2
Out-of-State$6,546$6,888$7,084$7,290$7,290

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Alcorn State University offers Masters, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 30 major areas - 13 Master's (1 online programs), 1 Post-Master'. The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Total----
Men----
Women----
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. 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 the program.
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Education
Business
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Military Technologies And Applied Sciences
Agriculture
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Education
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Agriculture
Education
Computer And Information Sciences
Business
Education
Military Technologies And Applied Sciences
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Education
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
Education

Graduate Student Population

Total 3,523 students enrolled in Alcorn State University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 454 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 134 male and 320 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 161 full-time and 293 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 313 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 113 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total454
Men Students134
Women Students320
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total454
Full-time Students161
Part-time Students293
By race/ethnicity 14 White, 420 Black, and 2 Asian students are attending at Alcorn State University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total454
Asian2
Black420
Hispanic1
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
1
White14
3 students are younger than 22 and 131 students are older than 65. The school has 203 students aged between 22 and 30 and 117 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total454
21 & Under3
22-2481
25-29122
30-3464
35-3953
40 & Over131
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Alcorn State University, 313 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 113 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment454
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses313
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses113
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses28
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses313
Mississippi Resident279
Other State In U.S.34
Outside of U.S.0



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