Stony Brook University Graduate Programs

Stony Brook University is a Public, 4 years school located in Stony Brook, NY. SUNY Stony Brook offers total 204 graduate programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate degree/programs.

  • Graduate Tuition & fees: $25,628 ($13,838 New York residents)
  • Graduate Students: 8,734
  • Graduate Programs: 204

SUNY Stony Brook Graduate Programs Overview

Stony Brook University (referred to as SUNY Stony Brook) is a Public, 4 years school located in Stony Brook, NY. SUNY Stony Brook offers total 204 graduate programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate degree/programs.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees at Stony Brook University is $13,838 for New York residents and $25,628 for out-of-state students when a student attends full-time status. The tuition per credit hour is $471 for New York residents and $963 for out-of-state students. Total 8,734 students have enrolled in graduate programs where the school has total population of 26,782 with undergraduate students.
SUNY Stony Brook 2020 Graduate Programs Key Facts
Tuition & FeesNew York residents: $13,838
Out-of-State: $25,628
Costs per CreditNew York residents: $471
Out-of-State: $963
Graduate Students8,734
Graduate Programs204 programs
Offered Graduate DegreeMaster's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate

Who Accredits Stony Brook University

Stony Brook University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (7/1/1957 - Current[Estimated Date]).

Graduate Degree & Major Programs, Number of Completers

Stony Brook University graduate schools offers 204 major programs and 32 programs are available on distance learning. Last year, total 2,837 students have earned their graduate degrees/certificate at SUNY Stony Brook. Next tables summarize the offered graduate major programs and its sub-programs at SUNY Stony Brook with number of completers.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 1 program 12
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management1 program 12
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 3 programs 3
African-American/Black Studies1 program 3
Asian-American Studies1 program 0
Women's Studies1 program 0
Communication and Journalism [+] 1 program 0
Journalism1 program 0
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 1 program 162
Computer and Information Sciences1 program 162
Education [+] 13 programs (1 online)170
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration1 program (1 online)86
English/Language Arts Teacher Education1 program 4
Foreign Language Teacher Education1 program 4
Mathematics Teacher Education1 program 12
Social Studies Teacher Education1 program 10
Biology Teacher Education1 program 9
Chemistry Teacher Education1 program 4
French Language Teacher Education1 program 3
German Language Teacher Education1 program 0
Physics Teacher Education1 program 3
Spanish Language Teacher Education1 program 9
Earth Science Teacher Education1 program 5
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1 program 21
Engineering [+] 8 programs 187
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering1 program 22
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering1 program 0
Civil Engineering1 program 2
Computer Engineering1 program 23
Electrical and Electronics Engineering1 program 24
Materials Engineering1 program 21
Mechanical Engineering1 program 49
Engineering (other)1 program 46
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 4 programs 18
Linguistics1 program 4
Comparative Literature1 program 7
Spanish Language and Literature1 program 5
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics (other)1 program 2
English Language And Literature [+] 3 programs 37
English Language and Literature1 program 7
Creative Writing1 program 30
English Language and Literature/Letters (other)1 program 0
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 1 program (1 online)71
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies1 program (1 online)71
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 12 programs 62
Biology/Biological Sciences1 program 12
Biomedical Sciences1 program 24
Molecular Biochemistry1 program 11
Anatomy1 program 0
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology1 program 0
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology1 program 0
Animal Genetics1 program 0
Physiology, Pathology, and Related Sciences (other)1 program 0
Molecular Pharmacology1 program 0
Ecology1 program 0
Neuroscience1 program 0
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)1 program 15
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 2 programs 53
Mathematics1 program 6
Applied Mathematics1 program 47
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2 programs 16
Cognitive Science1 program 0
Marine Sciences1 program 16
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 1 program 7
Philosophy1 program 7
Physical Sciences [+] 3 programs 40
Chemistry1 program 20
Geology/Earth Science1 program 3
Physics1 program 17
Psychology [+] 3 programs 12
Psychology1 program 12
Social Psychology1 program 0
Clinical Psychology1 program 0
Human Services [+] 2 programs 259
Public Policy Analysis1 program 21
Social Work1 program 238
Social Sciences [+] 4 programs 26
Anthropology1 program 3
Economics1 program 8
Political Science and Government1 program 9
Sociology1 program 6
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 6 programs 35
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1 program 2
Film/Cinema/Video Studies1 program 4
Art/Art Studies1 program 3
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1 program 6
Music1 program 7
Music Performance1 program 13
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 19 programs (11 online)484
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology1 program 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management1 program 11
Health and Medical Administrative Services (other)1 program 7
Physician Assistant1 program (1 online)57
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (other)1 program 0
Medical Scientist1 program 0
Public Health1 program 31
Occupational Therapy/Therapist1 program 51
Medical Informatics1 program 43
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist1 program (1 online)18
Nursing Administration1 program (1 online)51
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)65
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)51
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)8
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery1 program (1 online)10
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)29
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)29
Nursing Education1 program (1 online)17
Women's Health Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)6
Business [+] 7 programs (1 online)299
Business Administration and Management1 program 48
Accounting1 program 34
Finance1 program 5
Finance and Financial Management Services (other)1 program 48
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration1 program (1 online)95
Marketing/Marketing Management1 program 21
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)1 program 48
History [+] 1 programs 9
History1 program 9
Total97 programs (14 online)1,962
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 1 program 0
Women's Studies1 program 0
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 1 program 23
Computer and Information Sciences1 program 23
Education [+] 1 program 3
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education1 program 3
Engineering [+] 8 programs 35
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering1 program 7
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering1 program 0
Civil Engineering1 program 0
Computer Engineering1 program 3
Electrical and Electronics Engineering1 program 6
Materials Engineering1 program 13
Mechanical Engineering1 program 4
Engineering (other)1 program 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 3 programs 17
Linguistics1 program 5
Comparative Literature1 program 7
Spanish Language and Literature1 program 5
English Language And Literature [+] 1 program 3
English Language and Literature1 program 3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 9 programs 54
Molecular Biology1 program 13
Molecular Biochemistry1 program 4
Anatomy1 program 0
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology1 program 5
Animal Genetics1 program 8
Physiology, Pathology, and Related Sciences (other)1 program 0
Molecular Pharmacology1 program 8
Ecology1 program 5
Neuroscience1 program 11
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 2 programs 36
Mathematics1 program 8
Applied Mathematics1 program 28
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2 programs 11
Cognitive Science1 program 3
Marine Sciences1 program 8
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 1 program 3
Philosophy1 program 3
Physical Sciences [+] 3 programs 41
Chemistry1 program 19
Geology/Earth Science1 program 7
Physics1 program 15
Psychology [+] 2 programs 5
Social Psychology1 program 1
Clinical Psychology1 program 4
Human Services [+] 1 program 4
Social Work1 program 4
Social Sciences [+] 4 programs 20
Anthropology1 program 1
Economics1 program 9
Political Science and Government1 program 3
Sociology1 program 7
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 3 programs 47
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1 program 2
Music1 program 4
Music Performance1 program 41
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 programs 6
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology1 program 1
Rehabilitation Science1 program 4
Medical Informatics1 program 1
Nursing Science1 program 0
History [+] 1 programs 3
History1 program 3
Total47 programs311
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 10 programs (3 online)273
Dentistry1 program 42
Medicine1 program 126
Physical Therapy/Therapist1 program 85
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing1 program 13
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1 program 4
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing1 program 1
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery1 program 2
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)0
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)0
Women's Health Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)0
Total10 programs (3 online)273
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 3 programs 6
African-American/Black Studies1 program 0
Women's Studies1 program 5
Disability Studies1 program 1
Communication and Journalism [+] 2 programs 0
Health Communication1 program 0
Technical and Scientific Communication1 program 0
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 1 program 7
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (other)1 program 7
Education [+] 3 programs (2 online)13
Bilingual and Multilingual Education1 program 0
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration1 program (1 online)10
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching1 program (1 online)3
Engineering [+] 5 programs 5
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering1 program 0
Civil Engineering1 program 0
Computer Engineering1 program 0
Telecommunications Engineering1 program 4
Operations Research1 program 1
English Language And Literature [+] 3 programs 29
Creative Writing1 program 1
Children's and Adolescent Literature1 program 17
English Language and Literature/Letters (other)1 program 11
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 1 program 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities (other)1 program 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 program 1
Ecology1 program 1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2 programs 2
Cognitive Science1 program 2
Computational Science1 program 0
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 1 program 3
Philosophy1 program 3
Physical Sciences [+] 2 programs 7
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical1 program 0
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)1 program 7
Psychology [+] 1 program 2
Psychology (other)1 program 2
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 1 program 0
Acting1 program 0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 programs (2 online)30
Health/Health Care Administration/Management1 program (1 online)21
Health and Medical Administrative Services (other)1 program 5
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions (other)1 program 0
Public Health Education and Promotion1 program 1
Medical Informatics1 program 0
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist1 program (1 online)3
Business [+] 3 programs (1 online)2
Finance1 program 2
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration1 program (1 online)0
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)1 program 0
Total35 programs (5 online)107
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Education [+] 3 programs (2 online)156
Educational Leadership and Administration1 program (1 online)152
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship1 program (1 online)0
Superintendency and Educational System Administration1 program 4
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 program 9
Biomedical Sciences1 program 9
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 11 programs (8 online)19
Endodontics/Endodontology1 program 0
Orthodontics/Orthodontology1 program 0
Periodontics/Periodontology1 program 0
Nursing Administration1 program (1 online)0
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)4
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)1
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)1
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery1 program (1 online)0
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)4
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing1 program (1 online)8
Nursing Education1 program (1 online)1
Total15 programs (10 online)184

2020 Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average tuition & fees of SUNY Stony Brook graduate programs is $13,838 for New York residents and $25,628 for other students. The tuition per credit hour for graduate program is $471 for New York residents and $963 for other students. The average living costs is $16,146 when a student lives on campus housing.
2019-2020 Graduate Program Tuition at SUNY Stony Brook
New York residentsOut of State
Tuition$11,310$23,100
Fees$2,248$2,248
Costs per Credit Hour$471$963
Living on-campus$16,146
Living off-campus$19,487

Graduate Student Population

At SUNY Stony Brook graduate schools, there are total 8,734 graduate students. Among them, 1,174 students have enrolled graduate programs online exclusively. By gender, there are 3,683 men and 5,051 women students at SUNY Stony Brook graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population at SUNY Stony Brook.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Stony Brook University
TotalMaleFemale
Total8,7343,6835,051
American Indian/Native American12210
Asian807342465
Black/African American498132366
Hispanic732216516
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander945
White3,8841,3892,495
Two More1355976
Un-Known658235423
Graduate Student Population in Online Programs at SUNY Stony Brook
Total Graduate StudentsEnrolled ExclusivelyEnrolled Some CoursesNot In Online Courses
Number of Students8,7341,1748096,751

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