Graduate Program Overview

William Carey University is a four-years, private (not-for-profit) school located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022, the average graduate school tuition & fees is $12,235. It offers forty-six (46) graduate programs and some programs are offered through distance learning.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameWilliam Carey University
TypeFour-years, Private (not-for-profit)
Address710 William Carey Parkway, Hattiesburg, MS
Graduate School Students2,239 students
1,001 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)$12,235
Student to Faculty14:1 (7.14%)
Number of Graduate ProgramsTotal 46 Graduate Programs
40 Master's, 6 Doctorate

2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at William Carey University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. The tuition & fees is $12,235 for all students.The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $475.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022 COATuition Trends
2022 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$475
Books & Supplies$1,900
Room & Board$7,247 (On-Campus) / $3,323 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$6,070 (On-Campus) / $6,070 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$27,452
Off-Campus Total$23,528
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
Tuition & Fees$8,700$9,180$9,900$11,400$12,235

Conferred Degrees and Graduate Programs by Major

William Carey University offers Masters, Doctorate graduate degree/certificate programs through 46 major areas - 40 Master's , 6 Doctorate . 514 students have been conferred Master's degree and 207 students have received Doctorate degree last year.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.
English Language and Literature
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Theology and Religious Vocations
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 5,472 students enrolled in William Carey University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 2,239 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 685 male and 1,554 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 1,528 full-time and 711 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 1,001 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 305 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students685
Women Students1,554
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students1,528
Part-time Students711
By race/ethnicity 1,281 White, 662 Black, and 154 Asian students are attending at William Carey University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
American Indian /
Native American
1 students are younger than 22 and 691 students are older than 65. The school has 863 students aged between 22 and 30 and 684 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under1
40 & Over691
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At William Carey University, 1,001 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 305 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment2,239
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses1,001
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses305
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses933
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses1,001
Mississippi Resident715
Other State In U.S.277
Outside of U.S.9

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