Graduate Programs Overview

Pittsburg State University is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Pittsburg, Kansas. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $8,488 for Kansas residents and $19,320 for other students in average.

It offers forty-five graduate programs: 25 Master's, 6 Doctorate, 7 Post-Bachelor's, 7 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 455 students have been conferred Master's degree and 25 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NamePittsburg State University
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address1701 S Broadway, Pittsburg, KS
Graduate School Students1,464 students
850 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$8,488
Out-of-State$19,320
Student to Faculty17:1 (5.88%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 45 Graduate Programs
25 Master's, 7 Doctorate, 14 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at Pittsburg 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 $8,488 and $19,320 for non-Kansas residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $284 for Kansas residents and $736 for out-of-state students.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$6,820$17,652
Fees$1,668$1,668
Cost per Credit$284$736
Books & Supplies$1,000
Room & Board$8,196 (On-Campus) / $7,644 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,980 (On-Campus) / $4,622 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$21,664$32,496
Off-Campus Total$21,754$32,586
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$7,732$7,944$8,164$8,322$8,488
Out-of-State$17,816$18,310$18,804$19,154$19,320

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Pittsburg State University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 121 major areas - 24 Master's (10 online programs), 1 Doctorate , 6 Post-Bachelor'(2 online programs), 6 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
Total455251242
Men202548
Women25320834
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.
Education
Mathematics And Statistics
Communication and Journalism
Education
Engineering Technology
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Education
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Education
Mathematics And Statistics
Communication and Journalism
Education
Engineering Technology
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Education
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Visual And Performing Arts
Business

Graduate Student Population

Total 6,645 students enrolled in Pittsburg State University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 1,464 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 555 male and 909 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 342 full-time and 1,122 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 850 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 313 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total1,464
Men Students555
Women Students909
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total1,464
Full-time Students342
Part-time Students1,122
By race/ethnicity 1,158 White, 44 Black, and 16 Asian students are attending at Pittsburg State University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total1,464
American Indian /
Native American
14
Asian16
Black44
Hispanic44
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
1
White1,158
Two or more races71
Un-Known2
14 students are younger than 22 and 361 students are older than 65. The school has 654 students aged between 22 and 30 and 435 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total1,464
21 & Under14
22-24260
25-29394
30-34242
35-39193
40 & Over361
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Pittsburg State University, 850 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 313 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment1,464
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses850
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses313
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses301
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses850
Kansas Resident550
Other State In U.S.300
Outside of U.S.0


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