Colorado Mesa University Graduate School

Colorado Mesa University (referred to as Colorado Mesa) is a Public, 4 years school located in Grand Junction, CO.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Colorado Mesa is $10,214 for Colorado residents and $14,989 for out-of-state students. The school has 224 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 8,905 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.
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 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Colorado Mesa is $10,214 for Colorado residents and $14,989 for out-of-state students. The school has 224 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 8,905 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 114 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 10 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$14,989
$10,214 for Colorado Residents
Student Population224
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs114 graduate programs
(10 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Colorado Mesa is $10,214 for Colorado residents and $14,989 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $530 for Colorado residents and $796 for out-of-state students.
Colorado Mesa offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Colorado Residents$10,214
Out-of-State$14,989
Tuition per Credit Hour
Colorado Residents$530
Out-of-State$796
Colorado Mesa 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, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)10 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of Colorado Mesa University is $10,214 for Colorado residents and $14,989 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.12% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
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
2022-2023$9,548$666$14,323$666
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 $19,499 and the Colorado graduate tuition is $20,895 (public) / $21,106 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Colorado Mesa University$10,214$14,989
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Colorado Graduate Schools$16,263$19,895
Public$12,189$20,895
Private$21,106
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $14,706 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Colorado Mesa.
On-campus living costs are increased by 2.30% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,300. Off-campus living costs are increased by 14.77% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
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
2022-2023$11,522$3,184$10,116$3,184
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $530 for Colorado residents and $796 for other students at Colorado Mesa University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.98% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
2018-2019$500$750
2019-2020$500$750
2020-2021$500$750
2021-2022$515$773
2022-2023$530$796

Graduate Programs at Colorado Mesa

Colorado Mesa University offers 12 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, 75 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 Degree9465
Doctor's degree - other112
Post Bachelor's Degree208
Total12575
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 7 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Physician Assistant program with 21 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Nursing Practice program with 2 completers.
Colorado Mesa University offers 12 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 75 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 65 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 2 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 8 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 10 completers$39,700
Education10$39,700
English Language and Literature [+] 4 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 1 completers-
Applied Mathematics1-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 8 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management8-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 29 completers-
Physician Assistant21-
Athletic Training/Trainer4-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing3-
Business [+] 13 completers-
Business Administration and Management13-
Total65
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 [+] 7 completers-
Education7-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 1 completers-
Applied Mathematics1-
Total8

Graduate Student Population at Colorado Mesa

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 224 students enrolled into Colorado Mesa University graduate schools where it has total 8,905 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 129 full-time and 95 part-time graduate students. By gender, 74 male and 150 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
Total22474150
Full-time1294089
Part-tme953461
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 157 White (70.09%), 5 Black/African American (2.23%), 27 Hispanic (12.05%), 4 Asian (1.79%), and 31 students with other races. 1 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total22474150
American Indian/Native American110
Asian413
Black/African American514
Hispanic27918
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander110
White15750107
Two More743
Un-Known21714
Non-resident Alien101
Colorado Mesa University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 109 graduate students (48.66% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 25 graduate students (11.16% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total224
Enrolled Online Exclusively109
Enrolled Some Online Courses25
Not in Online Courses90
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Colorado Mesa University. 71 students are aged 20 to 24 (31.70% of total students), 8 students are aged above 50 (3.57%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Colorado Mesa University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total22474150
Age 22-24713140
Age 25-29681751
Age 30-3431823
Age 35-3924915
Age 40-4922517
Age 50-64844

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