Graduate Programs Overview

Yale University is a four-years, private (not-for-profit) school located in New Haven, Connecticut. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022 the graduate school tuition & fees are $45,700 in average for all students.

It offers one hundred sixty-eight graduate programs: 101 Master's, 59 Doctorate, 3 Post-Bachelor's, 5 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 2,525 students have been conferred Master's degree and 756 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameYale University
Typefour-years, private (not-for-profit)
AddressWoodbridge Hall, New Haven, CT
Graduate School Students7,357 students
4,095 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)$45,700
Student to Faculty4:1 (25.00%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 168 Graduate Programs
101 Master's, 5 Doctorate, 8 Post graduate certificates

2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at Yale University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. The tuition & fees is $45,700 for all students.
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
Books & Supplies$1,000
Room & Board$17,800 (On-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,420 (On-Campus)
On-Campus Total$67,920
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)
Tuition & Fees$41,000$42,100$43,300$44,500$45,700

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Yale University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 168 major areas - 84 Master's , 56 Doctorate , 2 Post-Bachelor', 4 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.
Natural Resources And Conservation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Computer And Information Sciences
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Theology And Religious Vocations
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 12,060 students enrolled in Yale University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 7,357 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 3,483 male and 3,874 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 7,209 full-time and 148 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 4,095 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 3,126 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students3,483
Women Students3,874
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students7,209
Part-time Students148
By race/ethnicity 3,029 White, 360 Black, and 836 Asian students are attending at Yale University. 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 races300
94 students are younger than 22 and 201 students are older than 65. The school has 5,702 students aged between 22 and 30 and 1,359 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under94
40 & Over201
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Yale University, 4,095 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 3,126 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment7,357
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses4,095
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses3,126
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses136
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses4,095
Connecticut Resident2,679
Other State In U.S.724
Outside of U.S.320

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