Graduate Programs Overview

University of Western States is a four-years, private (not-for-profit) school located in Portland, Oregon. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022 the graduate school tuition & fees are $9,816 in average for all students.

It offers fifteen graduate programs: 7 Master's, 5 Doctorate, 3 Post-Bachelor's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 167 students have been conferred Master's degree and 184 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameUniversity of Western States
Typefour-years, private (not-for-profit)
Address2900 NE 132nd Ave, Portland, OR
Graduate School Students1,154 students
641 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)$9,816
Student to Faculty8:1 (12.50%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 15 Graduate Programs
7 Master's, 3 Post graduate certificates

2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at University of Western States with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. The tuition & fees is $9,816 for all students.The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $537.
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$537
Books & Supplies$150
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
Tuition & Fees$8,348$9,950$9,600$9,600$9,816

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of Western States offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 15 major areas - 6 Master's (4 online programs), 3 Doctorate (2 online programs), 2 Post-Bachelor'(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
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.
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Graduate Student Population

Total 1,195 students enrolled in University of Western States including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 1,154 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 472 male and 682 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 609 full-time and 545 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 641 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 144 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students472
Women Students682
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students609
Part-time Students545
By race/ethnicity 609 White, 39 Black, and 47 Asian students are attending at University of Western States. 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 races100
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 Western States, 641 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 144 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment1,154
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses641
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses144
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses369
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses641
Oregon Resident57
Other State In U.S.536
Outside of U.S.48

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