Colorado Mesa University Graduate Schools

Colorado Mesa University (referred to as Colorado Mesa) is a Public, 4 years school located in Grand Junction, CO. It is classified as a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Colorado Mesa University is $9,900 for Colorado residents and $14,535 for out-of-state students. The school has 165 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,110 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Colorado Mesa University (referred to as Colorado Mesa) is a Public, 4 years school located in Grand Junction, CO. It is classified as a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1957 - Current).
Colorado Mesa Directory Information
School NameColorado Mesa University (Colorado Mesa)
Address1100 North Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 81501-3122
Phone970-248-1020
Webhttps://www.coloradomesa.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.coloradomesa.edu/admissions/apply.html
Financial Infohttps://www.coloradomesa.edu/financial-aid/index.html
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Colorado Mesa University is $9,900 for Colorado residents and $14,535 for out-of-state students. The school has 165 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,110 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 109 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 9 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$14,535
$9,900 for Colorado Residents
Student Population165
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs109 graduate programs
(9 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Colorado Mesa University is $9,900 for Colorado residents and $14,535 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $515 for Colorado residents and $773 for out-of-state students.
Colorado Mesa University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Colorado Mesa University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)9 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Colorado Mesa University is $9,900 for Colorado residents and $14,535 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.25% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$7,650$523$21,600$523
2018-2019$9,000$540$13,500$540
2019-2020$9,000$578$13,500$578
2020-2021$9,000$578$13,500$578
2021-2022$9,270$630$13,905$630
The graduate school tuition & fees of Colorado Mesa is relatively inexpensive compared to public graduate schools in Colorado. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Colorado graduate tuition is $19,977 (public) / $21,611 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Colorado Mesa University$9,900$14,535
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Colorado Graduate Schools$16,132$19,438
Public$11,869$19,977
Private$21,611
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $14,375 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Colorado Mesa University. On-campus living costs are increased by 0.68% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $11,588. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -0.09% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$10,735$3,030$7,918$3,030
2018-2019$10,925$3,030$8,550$3,030
2019-2020$11,168$3,074$8,308$3,074
2020-2021$11,168$3,110$8,488$3,110
2021-2022$11,265$3,110$8,478$3,110
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $515 for Colorado residents and $773 for other students at Colorado Mesa University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.07% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$425$1,200
2018-2019$500$750
2019-2020$500$750
2020-2021$500$750
2021-2022$515$773

Graduate Programs at Colorado Mesa

Colorado Mesa University offers 18 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 56 students have completed their study at Colorado Mesa University.
Offered Degrees at Colorado Mesa University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree11139
Doctor's degree - other102
Post Bachelor's Degree6115
Total18256
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Colorado Mesa University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Education program with 25 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Education program with 25 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Nursing Practice program with 4 completers.
Colorado Mesa University offers 18 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 56 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 39 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 2 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 15 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 15 completers$39,700
Education15$39,700
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching0-
English Language and Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Applied Mathematics2-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 8 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management8-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Physician Assistant0-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse4-
Business [+] 10 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management10-
Total39
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Nursing Practice2-
Total2
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 12 completers-
Education12-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching0-
English Language and Literature [+] (1 completers) 2 completers-
English Language and Literature2-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 1 completers-
Applied Mathematics1-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator0-
Total15

Graduate Student Population at Colorado Mesa

For academic year 2021-2022, total 165 students enrolled into Colorado Mesa University graduate schools where it has total 9,110 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 70 full-time and 95 part-time graduate students. By gender, 57 male and 108 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total16557108
Full-time702347
Part-tme953461
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 110 White (66.67%), 3 Black/African American (1.82%), 19 Hispanic (11.52%), 1 Asian (0.61%), and 32 students with other races. 2 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total16557108
American Indian/Native American000
Asian101
Black/African American312
Hispanic19613
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander101
White1103278
Two More743
Un-Known22139
Non-resident Alien211
Colorado Mesa University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 87 graduate students (52.73% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 24 graduate students (14.55% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total165
Enrolled Online Exclusively87
Enrolled Some Online Courses24
Not in Online Courses54
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Colorado Mesa University. 40 students are aged 20 to 24 (24.24% of total students), 8 students are aged above 50 (4.85%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Colorado Mesa University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total16557108
Age 20-21413
Age 22-24361026
Age 25-29491831
Age 30-3423815
Age 35-3919910
Age 40-4926917
Age 50-64826

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