Graduate Programs Overview

Marshall University is a four-years, public school located in Huntington, West Virginia. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022 the graduate school tuition & fees are $8,882 for West Virginia residents and $21,434 for other students in average.

It offers one hundred -four graduate programs: 53 Master's, 12 Doctorate, 39 Post-Bachelor's, 10 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 794 students have been conferred Master's degree and 243 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameMarshall University
Typefour-years, public
Address1 John Marshall Dr, Huntington, WV
Graduate School Students3,186 students
678 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)In-State$8,882
Student to Faculty18:1 (5.56%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 114 Graduate Programs
53 Master's, 10 Doctorate, 49 Post graduate certificates

2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at Marshall 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 $8,882 and $21,434 for non-West Virginia residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $492 for West Virginia residents and $1,190 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
Cost per Credit$492$1,190
Books & Supplies$1,100
Room & Board$11,384 (On-Campus) / $10,054 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$2,287 (On-Campus) / $3,287 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$23,653$36,205
Off-Campus Total$23,323$35,875
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Marshall University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 114 major areas - 52 Master's (14 online programs), 7 Doctorate , 38 Post-Bachelor'(10 online programs), 9 Post-Master'(1 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
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.
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
English Language And Literature
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
Library Science
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 11,958 students enrolled in Marshall University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 3,186 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 1,136 male and 2,050 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 1,987 full-time and 1,199 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 678 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 1,956 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students1,136
Women Students2,050
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students1,987
Part-time Students1,199
By race/ethnicity 2,487 White, 115 Black, and 62 Asian students are attending at Marshall 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 races52
69 students are younger than 22 and 576 students are older than 65. The school has 1,859 students aged between 22 and 30 and 682 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under69
40 & Over576
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Marshall University, 678 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 1,956 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment3,186
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses678
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses1,956
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses552
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses678
West Virginia Resident429
Other State In U.S.238
Outside of U.S.1

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