Graduate Program Overview at Cornell University

Cornell University is a Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Ithaca, New York. It offers graduate degrees as well as undergraduate degrees. For academic year 2017-2018 the graduate school tuition & fees are $29,585 in average for all students.

Cornell University offers 227 graduate programs: 124 Master's, 103 Doctorate programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 2,510 students have been confered Master's degree and 778 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
Cornell University
School NameCornell University
TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Address300 Day Hall, Ithaca, NY
Graduate School Students7,589
Tuition & Fees (2017-2018)$29,585
Student to Faculty9:1 (11.11%)

2018 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

Next table and chart describe 2017-2018 graduate tuition & fees at Cornell University and costs trends last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. The tuition & fees is $29,585 for all students.
2018 COATuition Trends
Graduate School 2018 Tuition & Costs - Cornell University
Books & Supplies$930
Room & Board$14,330 (On-Campus) / $14,300 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$2,208 (On-Campus) / $2,208 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$47,053$47,053
Off-Campus Total$47,023$47,023
Graduate Tuition Changes (2014-2018) - Cornell University

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Cornell University offers Masters, Doctorate graduate degree/certificate programs through 227 major areas - 359 Master's (6 online program), 303 Doctorate , 3 Post-Bachelor'(3 online program). Next table summarises total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
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.
Natural Resources And Conservation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

At Cornell University, 21,904 students enrolled into graduate programs including in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, total 7,589 students are enrolled into graduate programs. By gender, graduate schools have 4,288 male and 3,301 female students.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution - Cornell University
Men Students4,288
Women Students3,301
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution - Cornell University
Full-time Students7,514
Part-time Students75
By race/ethnicity 2,593 White, 207 Black, and 648 Asian students are attending at Cornell University. Detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution - Cornell University
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islnader
Two or more races159
216 students are younger than 22 and 235 students are older than 65. The school has 5,677 students aged between 22 and 30 and 1,461 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution - Cornell University
21 & Under216
40 & Over235
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At Cornell University, 0 students are enrolled exclusively in online cources and 459 students are enrolled in some online course.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution - Cornell University
Total Enrollment7,589
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses0
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses459
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses7,130
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location - Cornell University
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses0
New York Resident0
Other State In U.S.-
Outside of U.S.0

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