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The University of Kansas
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  • Graduate School
  • LAWRENCE, KS

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Kansas is a public graduate school in Lawrence, Kansas. It has a large graduate student body with an enrollment of 8,094 graduate students. Of the 113 graduate programs offered at The University of Kansas, 14 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. 30% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
8,094
Part-Time Grad Students
2,400
Research Assistants
832
Teaching Assistants
1,179
Racial Diversity
  • White
    68.2%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    12.5%
  • Hispanic
    4.1%
  • African American
    4%
  • Multiracial
    3.9%
  • Asian
    3.9%
  • Unknown
    2.7%
  • Native American
    0.6%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the students at this school?
Based on 41 responses
  • Driven
    41%
  • Down-to-earth
    2%
  • Friendly
    39%
  • Intellectual
    7%
  • Just trying to get through
    5%
  • spoiled
    5%
Poll
What word or phrase best describes your program?
Based on 40 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    33%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    20%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    40%
  • Acceptable
    5%
  • Welcoming/accepting
    3%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
83%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 41 responses
Poll
90%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 41 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 40 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your degree in total?
Based on 41 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    32%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    44%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    15%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    5%
  • More than $100,000
    5%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 41 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    12%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    17%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    5%
  • $100,000 - $125,000
    2%
  • More than $150,000
    2%
  • Did not graduate yet
    61%
68%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 41 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Nightlife
    grade A
Median Household Income
$59,834
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,038
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$247,300
National
$281,900

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