Graduate Programs Overview

University of Akron Main Campus is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Akron, Ohio. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $9,711 for Ohio residents and $15,217 for other students in average.

It offers two hundreds -six graduate programs: 116 Master's, 40 Doctorate, 27 Post-Bachelor's, 33 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 696 students have been conferred Master's degree and 301 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameUniversity of Akron Main Campus
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address302 Buchtel Common, Akron, OH
Graduate School Students2,806 students
263 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$9,711
Out-of-State$15,217
Student to Faculty18:1 (5.56%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 216 Graduate Programs
116 Master's, 33 Doctorate, 60 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at University of Akron Main Campus with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Ohio residents, the tuition & fees are $9,711 and $15,217 for non-Ohio residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $462 for Ohio residents and $767 for out-of-state students.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$8,306$13,812
Fees$1,405$1,405
Cost per Credit$462$767
Books & Supplies$1,000
Room & Board$12,296 (On-Campus) / $12,291 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$2,520 (On-Campus) / $3,120 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$25,527$31,033
Off-Campus Total$26,122$31,628
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$9,136$9,136$9,363$9,711$9,711
Out-of-State$14,642$14,642$14,869$15,217$15,217

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of Akron Main Campus offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 625 major areas - 115 Master's , 28 Doctorate , 26 Post-Bachelor', 32 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
Total6963013647
Men274154923
Women4221472724
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.
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Human Services
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Architecture
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Education
Engineering
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Human Services
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
History
Legal Studies
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Human Services
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Architecture
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Education
Engineering
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Human Services
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
History
Legal Studies
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Engineering Technology
English Language And Literature
Social Sciences
Business
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies

Graduate Student Population

Total 17,600 students enrolled in University of Akron Main Campus including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 2,806 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 1,248 male and 1,558 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 1,644 full-time and 1,162 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 263 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 552 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total2,806
Men Students1,248
Women Students1,558
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total2,806
Full-time Students1,644
Part-time Students1,162
By race/ethnicity 1,817 White, 194 Black, and 73 Asian students are attending at University of Akron Main Campus. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total2,806
American Indian /
Native American
4
Asian73
Black194
Hispanic73
White1,817
Two or more races83
Un-Known42
83 students are younger than 22 and 339 students are older than 65. The school has 1,740 students aged between 22 and 30 and 644 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total2,806
21 & Under83
22-24719
25-291,021
30-34422
35-39222
40 & Over339
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At University of Akron Main Campus, 263 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 552 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment2,806
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses263
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses552
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses1,991
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses263
Ohio Resident222
Other State In U.S.38
Outside of U.S.3



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