Gonzaga University Graduate Program Reviews

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93%
of students recommend
(4.08 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 60 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: NWCCU, + 3 more
  • Campus Setting: City: Midsize
  • Student Population: 7,567 (5,183 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 76% part-time, 24% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $16,845
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

3.33 out of 5.0
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Degree: Accounting
Graduation Year: 2016

The pros of my grad program are the great professors that are eager to assist me in my development. A con is the lack of financial aid offered by the school/
4.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Religious Studies
Graduation Year: 2017

The Student Services support team for Online Education is outstanding.
4.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Philosophy
Graduation Year: 2016

While I am only one year into the program, looking to finish coursework and comprehensive exams in the Fall with my eye on a thesis by the Spring, I cannot begin to express the drastic difference between the MA program at Gonzaga vis-à-vis my last graduate degree program (which I finished). Aside from the closer social group among most of the graduate students, there is a greater amount of collegiality and understanding, shared by faculty and students alike. Further, there is so much to do on- and off-campus: the surrounding Spokane area has so much to offer in dining and entertainment, as well as myriad activities either indoor or out, the latter being a particular strength for the area. I would rate my decision to move across the country in order to attend the graduate program as one of the best, if not the best, in my life-thus-far.
4.42 out of 5.0
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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2019

The pro of my graduate program is the flexibility of the schedule since I am a working mother also. The cons would be that I don't have the interaction of sitting in a classroom with a teacher and other students.
4.92 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business Administration
Graduation Year: 2016

Great University with quality help whenever you need it
3.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Communications
Graduation Year: 2016

The educational value for most of the classes is amazing. I have learned a lot. Many of the instructors are difficult to get ahold of, however, and often don't respond well to questions for clarification. That aside, i would recommend this program for the value of the information you learn and the interactions with others in the program.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Public Relations
Graduation Year: 2016

I am taking the Organizational Leadership Program through Gonzaga University. I love the structure of the online classes and that fact that the faculty is readily available if you need them. I also appreciate that the students are encouraged more to collaborate than compete. The only con is that there are two 3-day intensive courses that you MUST travel to campus for and even that in and of itself isn't all that bad. I think the value of this program is immense and would recommend it to others.
3.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business Administration
Graduation Year: 2015

Gonzaga is a small campus. For this reason you get to know the people that attend the University rather well. Although many people may find this to be a negative because they may be looking for a larger college. They would be wrong to assume they shouldn't attend Gonzaga because the city of Spokane is rather large. For this reason I believe Gonzaga is a great University and i would encourage people to consider attending here.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2016

It provides me with the opportunity to continue my education at my own time and not have to relocate to where the institution is located.
4.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2016

My graduate program is within an organized, professional environment that encourages their students to progress with evidence-based practice, technology, and our environments. Gonzaga University is an expensive school with limited financial resources for American Indians. American Indians are poorly represented at the master's/doctorate levels in nursing and Universities should be aware of this and financially encourage American Indian students to succeed in their programs once enrolled.
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