Graduate Program Overview

Lesley University is a four-years, private (not-for-profit) school located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022, the average graduate school tuition & fees is $19,050. It offers fifty-three (53) graduate programs and some programs are offered through distance learning.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameLesley University
TypeFour-years, Private (not-for-profit)
Address29 Everett St, Cambridge, MA
Graduate School Students2,339 students
609 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)$19,050
Student to Faculty10:1 (10.00%)
Number of Graduate ProgramsTotal 53 Graduate Programs
38 Master's, 3 Doctorate, 12 Post graduate certificates

2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at Lesley University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. The tuition & fees is $19,050 for all students.The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $1,050.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022 COATuition Trends
2022 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$1,050
Books & Supplies$1,500
Room & Board$16,570 (On-Campus) / $6,725 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,550 (On-Campus) / $4,000 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$40,670
Off-Campus Total$31,275
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
Tuition & Fees$17,700$18,150$18,690$19,050$19,050

Conferred Degrees and Graduate Programs by Major

Lesley University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 53 major areas - 38 Master's (1 online programs), 3 Doctorate , 3 Post-Bachelor', 9 Post-Master'. 648 students have been conferred Master's degree and 31 students have received Doctorate degree last year.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
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.
Communications Technologies
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities
Visual and Performing Arts
Natural Resources and Conservation
English Language and Literature
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Visual and Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 4,200 students enrolled in Lesley University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 2,339 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 306 male and 2,033 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 675 full-time and 1,664 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 609 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 91 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students306
Women Students2,033
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students675
Part-time Students1,664
By race/ethnicity 1,596 White, 136 Black, and 66 Asian students are attending at Lesley University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races44
419 students are younger than 22 and 303 students are older than 65. The school has 886 students aged between 22 and 30 and 644 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under419
40 & Over303
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Lesley University, 609 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 91 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment2,253
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses609
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses91
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses1,553
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses609
Massachusetts Resident304
Other State In U.S.303
Outside of U.S.2

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