Graduate Programs Overview

Fort Hays State University is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Hays, Kansas. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $4,500 for Kansas residents and $11,376 for other students in average.

It offers twenty-five graduate programs: 20 Master's, 2 Doctorate, 3 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameFort Hays State University
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address600 Park St, Hays, KS
Graduate School Students2,780 students
2,453 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$4,500
Out-of-State$11,376
Student to Faculty18:1 (5.56%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 25 Graduate Programs
20 Master's, 3 Doctorate, 3 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at Fort Hays State University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Kansas residents, the tuition & fees are $4,500 and $11,376 for non-Kansas residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $199 for Kansas residents and $567 for out-of-state students.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$3,726$10,602
Fees$774$774
Cost per Credit$199$567
Books & Supplies$1,000
Room & Board$8,414 (On-Campus) / $8,414 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$4,520 (On-Campus) / $4,520 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$18,434$25,310
Off-Campus Total$18,434$25,310
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$4,055$4,162$4,266$4,356$4,500
Out-of-State$10,333$10,626$10,890$10,980$11,376

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Fort Hays State University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 51 major areas - 19 Master's (10 online programs), 1 Doctorate (1 online programs), 2 Post-Master'(2 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
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.
Business
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Physical Sciences
Science Technologies/Technicians
Communication and Journalism
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Psychology
History
Education
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
Education
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Education
English Language And Literature
Education
History
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Education
Psychology
Education
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Communication and Journalism
Education
Business
Education
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Education
Visual And Performing Arts
Psychology
Education
Science Technologies/Technicians
Physical Sciences
English Language And Literature
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Biological And Biomedical Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 15,908 students enrolled in Fort Hays State University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 2,780 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 922 male and 1,858 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 585 full-time and 2,195 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 2,453 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 117 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total2,780
Men Students922
Women Students1,858
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total2,780
Full-time Students585
Part-time Students2,195
By race/ethnicity 2,282 White, 115 Black, and 45 Asian students are attending at Fort Hays State University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total2,780
American Indian /
Native American
16
Asian45
Black115
Hispanic145
White2,282
Two or more races66
Un-Known42
23 students are younger than 22 and 885 students are older than 65. The school has 962 students aged between 22 and 30 and 910 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total2,780
21 & Under23
22-24369
25-29593
30-34509
35-39401
40 & Over885
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Fort Hays State University, 2,453 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 117 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment2,780
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses2,453
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses117
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses210
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses2,453
Kansas Resident1,688
Other State In U.S.749
Outside of U.S.16


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