Graduate Programs Summary at University of South Alabama

University of South Alabama is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Mobile, Alabama. It offers graduate degrees as well as undergraduate degrees. For academic year 2018-2019 the graduate school tuition & fees are $8,156 for Alabama residents and $16,112 for other students in average.

University of South Alabama offers 54 graduate programs: 33 Master's, 14 Doctorate, 2 Post-Bachelor's, 5 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 1,246 students have been conferred Master's degree and 256 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
University of South Alabama
School NameUniversity of South Alabama
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address307 N University Blvd, Mobile, AL
Graduate School Students4,581
Tuition & Fees (2018-2019)In-State$8,156
Student to Faculty18:1 (5.56%)

2019 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

Next table and chart describe 2018-2019 graduate tuition & fees at University of South Alabama with tuition changes over last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Alabama resident, the tuition & fees are $8,156 and $16,112 for non-Alabama resident. The average room & board cost is $7,620 and the total cost of attendance is $29,422 when a student pays out-of-state tuition rate and living on-campus facilities such as dormitory. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $442 for Alabama resident and $884 for out-out-state students.
2019 COATuition Trends
Graduate School 2019 Tuition & Costs - University of South Alabama
Cost per Credit$442$884
Books & Supplies$1,300
Room & Board$7,620 (On-Campus) / $8,512 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$4,390 (On-Campus) / $4,390 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$21,466$29,422
Off-Campus Total$22,358$30,314
Graduate Tuition Changes (2015-2019) - University of South Alabama

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of South Alabama offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 53 major areas - 96 Master's (21 online program), 36 Doctorate (3 online program), 3 Post-Bachelor', 12 Post-Master'(12 online program). Next table summarizes 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 program.
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

At University of South Alabama, total 15,569 students enrolled in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, total 4,581 students are enrolled for graduate degree programs. By gender, it has 1,024 male and 3,557 female students. By attending status, there are 3,619 full-time and 962 part-time students in graduate schools at University of South Alabama. University of South Alabama offers online degree program and 2,982 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 301 students are taking some graduate online courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution - University of South Alabama
Men Students1,024
Women Students3,557
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution - University of South Alabama
Full-time Students3,619
Part-time Students962
By race/ethnicity 3,071 White, 756 Black, and 185 Asian students are attending at University of South Alabama. Detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution - University of South Alabama
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races87
63 students are younger than 22 and 948 students are older than 65. The school has 2,240 students aged between 22 and 30 and 1,436 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution - University of South Alabama
21 & Under63
40 & Over948
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At University of South Alabama, 2,982 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 301 students are enrolled in some online course.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution - University of South Alabama
Total Enrollment4,687
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses2,982
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses301
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses1,404
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location - University of South Alabama
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses2,982
Alabama Resident496
Other State In U.S.2,476
Outside of U.S.10