Graduate Programs Overview

Fairmont State University is a four-years, public school located in Fairmont, West Virginia. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022 the graduate school tuition & fees are $7,892 for West Virginia residents and $17,150 for other students in average.

It offers eight graduate programs: 8 Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameFairmont State University
Typefour-years, public
Address1201 Locust Ave, Fairmont, WV
Graduate School Students275 students
226 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)In-State$7,892
Out-of-State$17,150
Student to Faculty15:1 (6.67%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 8 Graduate Programs
8 Master's

2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at Fairmont State University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For West Virginia residents, the tuition & fees are $7,892 and $17,150 for non-West Virginia residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $406 for West Virginia residents and $922 for out-of-state students.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 14, 2022)
2022 COATuition Trends
2022 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$5,946$14,992
Fees$1,946$2,158
Cost per Credit$406$922
Books & Supplies$1,000
Room & Board$10,022 (On-Campus) / $10,022 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$2,000 (On-Campus) / $2,000 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$20,914$30,172
Off-Campus Total$20,914$30,172
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
2017-20182018-20192019-20202020-20212021-2022
In-State$7,504$8,662$8,922$8,922$7,892
Out-of-State$16,040$18,544$19,100$19,100$17,150

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Fairmont State University offers Masters graduate degree/certificate programs through 8 major areas - 7 Master's (3 online programs). 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
Total87---
Men29---
Women58---
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.
Architecture
Education
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business

Graduate Student Population

Total 3,848 students enrolled in Fairmont State University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 275 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 76 male and 199 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 98 full-time and 177 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 226 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 14 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total275
Men Students76
Women Students199
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total275
Full-time Students98
Part-time Students177
By race/ethnicity 258 White, 3 Black, and 0 Asian students are attending at Fairmont State University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total275
Black3
Hispanic8
White258
Two or more races3
Un-Known1
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Fairmont State University, 226 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 14 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment275
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses226
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses14
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses35
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses226
West Virginia Resident217
Other State In U.S.9
Outside of U.S.0


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