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Colleges that offer online masters degree in human development programs in the US, charge an annual median tuition of $7,368. The median tuition has increased by 49.6% over the past few years. In 2007, the median tuition at these online schools was $4,926 per year.
The tuition range for colleges offering online human development programs at the masters level is displayed in the following graph. Tuition is shown from the most to least costly colleges and universities.
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A yearly tuition of over $7,793 is charged by the costliest schools that offer online masters degree in human development programs. On the other end of the spectrum, tuition at the cheapest schools is in the range of $3,243 to $4,103 yearly. North Carolina and Oklahoma are home to the most inexpensive accredited online human development masters degree schools.
- Master of Art in Human Development and Family Studies – Youth Development
- Master of Arts in Human Development
- Master of Science in Human Development and Family Science
- Master of Arts in Educational Psychology – Human Development
- Master of Art in Human Development and Family Studies – Gerontology
- Master of Science in Human Development and Family Science – Gerontology
- M.Ed. in Early Childhood (Leads to initial teacher licensure)
- Master of Arts in Gerontology
- M.Ed. in Early Childhood (Does not lead to initial teacher licensure)
Of all human development graduates with masters degrees from online colleges across the country, approximately 16% graduated from these low tuition programs in 2011. Therefore, of the 234,622 graduates from across the country, 37,495 are from the least costly colleges. Between 2006 and 2011, the number of human development graduates with masters degrees from the least expensive online colleges and universities has increased by 2,886 graduates annually, while the percentage of graduates from these colleges and universities has decreased.
Tuition ranging from $5,256 to $7,368 annually is charged by other somewhat more expensive online human development masters degree colleges. Of the 7 online colleges and universities that offer masters degrees in human development programs in the nation, 2 charge students tuition in this range.
In 2011, 21.1%, or 49,585 of the country’s human development masters level graduates received their certificates from these cheap online programs. Only 5 years prior, in 2006, the number of students graduating from these colleges was only 43,095. Thus, the number of graduates from these low tuition online colleges has increased by 15%.
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|1. University of North Carolina||Greensboro, North Carolina||$3,243||$15,004|
|2. Oklahoma State University||Stillwater, Oklahoma||$4,103||$14,925|
|3. Colorado State University||Fort Collins, Colorado||$5,256||$21,366|
|4. University of Missouri||Columbia, Missouri||$7,368||$19,383|
|5. Arizona State University||Tempe, Arizona||$7,793||$20,257|
|6. Washington State University||Pullman, Washington||$8,080||$19,122|
|7. Pennsylvania State University||University Park, Pennsylvania||$14,412||$26,276|