Graduate Programs Summary at Fort Hays State University

Fort Hays State University is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Hays, Kansas. It offers graduate degrees as well as undergraduate degrees. For academic year 2018-2019 the graduate school tuition & fees are $4,266 for Kansas residents and $10,890 for other students in average.

Fort Hays State University offers 26 graduate programs: 21 Master's, 2 Doctorate, 3 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 842 students have been conferred Master's degree and 6 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
Fort Hays State University
School NameFort Hays State University
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address600 Park St, Hays, KS
Graduate School Students2,743
Tuition & Fees (2018-2019)In-State$4,266
Out-of-State$10,890
Student to Faculty18:1 (5.56%)

2019 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

Next table and chart describe 2018-2019 graduate tuition & fees at Fort Hays State University with tuition changes over last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Kansas resident, the tuition & fees are $4,266 and $10,890 for non-Kansas resident. The average room & board cost is $8,034 and the total cost of attendance is $23,808 when a student pays out-of-state tuition rate and living on-campus facilities such as dormitory. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $237 for Kansas resident and $605 for out-out-state students.
2019 COATuition Trends
Graduate School 2019 Tuition & Costs - Fort Hays State University
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$3,582$10,206
Fees$684$684
Cost per Credit$237$605
Books & Supplies$1,080
Room & Board$8,034 (On-Campus) / $8,034 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,804 (On-Campus) / $3,804 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$17,184$23,808
Off-Campus Total$17,184$23,808
Graduate Tuition Changes (2015-2019) - Fort Hays State University
2014-20152015-20162016-20172017-20182018-2019
In-State$3,705$3,853$4,055$4,162$4,266
Out-of-State$9,423$9,777$10,333$10,626$10,890

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Fort Hays State University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 26 major areas - 20 Master's (11 online program), 1 Doctorate (1 online program), 2 Post-Master'(2 online program). Next table summarizes total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Total8426-31
Men324--12
Women5186-19
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 program.
Communication and Journalism
Education
English Language And Literature
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Physical Sciences
Science Technologies/Technicians
Psychology
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History

Graduate Student Population

At Fort Hays State University, total 15,523 students enrolled in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, total 2,743 students are enrolled for graduate degree programs. By gender, it has 958 male and 1,785 female students. By attending status, there are 595 full-time and 2,148 part-time students in graduate schools at Fort Hays State University. Fort Hays State University offers online degree program and 1,974 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 121 students are taking some graduate online courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution - Fort Hays State University
Total2,743
Men Students958
Women Students1,785
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution - Fort Hays State University
Total2,743
Full-time Students595
Part-time Students2,148
By race/ethnicity 2,249 White, 107 Black, and 47 Asian students are attending at Fort Hays State University. Detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution - Fort Hays State University
Total2,743
American Indian /
Native American
15
Asian47
Black107
Hispanic133
White2,249
Two or more races64
Un-Known45
4 students are younger than 22 and 724 students are older than 65. The school has 911 students aged between 22 and 30 and 740 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution - Fort Hays State University
Total2,743
21 & Under4
22-24313
25-29598
30-34423
35-39317
40 & Over724
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At Fort Hays State University, 1,974 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 121 students are enrolled in some online course.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution - Fort Hays State University
Total Enrollment2,379
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses1,974
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses121
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses284
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location - Fort Hays State University
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses1,974
Kansas Resident1,165
Other State In U.S.780
Outside of U.S.29


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