Graduate Programs Overview

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Edwardsville, Illinois. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $9,176 for Illinois residents and $9,300 for other students in average.

It offers seventy-one graduate programs: 47 Master's, 7 Doctorate, 8 Post-Bachelor's, 9 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 594 students have been conferred Master's degree and 169 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameSouthern Illinois University-Edwardsville
TypePublic, 4 or more years
AddressIl State Rte 157, Edwardsville, IL
Graduate School Students2,448 students
363 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$9,176
Student to Faculty17:1 (5.88%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 71 Graduate Programs
47 Master's, 9 Doctorate, 17 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Illinois residents, the tuition & fees are $9,176 and $9,300 for non-Illinois residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $338.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$338$338
Books & Supplies$915
Room & Board$9,881 (On-Campus) / $9,881 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$2,906 (On-Campus) / $2,906 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$13,700$23,002
Off-Campus Total$13,700$23,002
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 71 major areas - 48 Master's (8 online programs), 4 Doctorate (1 online programs), 7 Post-Bachelor', 8 Post-Master'. 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.
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Human Services
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Natural Resources And Conservation
Computer And Information Sciences
Communication and Journalism
Natural Resources And Conservation
Visual And Performing Arts
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Human Services
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Physical Sciences
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics And Statistics
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Communication and Journalism
English Language And Literature

Graduate Student Population

Total 13,281 students enrolled in Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 2,448 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 947 male and 1,501 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 1,274 full-time and 1,174 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 363 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 395 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students947
Women Students1,501
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students1,274
Part-time Students1,174
By race/ethnicity 1,689 White, 243 Black, and 73 Asian students are attending at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. 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 races55
145 students are younger than 22 and 289 students are older than 65. The school has 1,553 students aged between 22 and 30 and 461 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under145
40 & Over289
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, 363 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 395 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment2,448
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses363
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses395
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses1,690
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses363
Illinois Resident274
Other State In U.S.89
Outside of U.S.0

Related Articles and Ads