University of California-Irvine Graduate Schools

University of California-Irvine (referred to as UCI) is a Public, 4 years school located in Irvine, CA. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of California-Irvine is $13,349 for California residents and $28,451 for out-of-state students. The school has 6,296 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 36,032 including undergraduate students.

University of California-Irvine Graduate School Overview

University of California-Irvine (referred to as UCI) is a Public, 4 years school located in Irvine, CA. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
University of California-Irvine is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (2/28/1961 - Current).
University of California-IrvineDirectory Information
School NameUniversity of California-Irvine (referred to as UCI)
Address501 Aldrich Hall, Irvine, CA 92697
Phone949-824-5011
Webhttps://www.uci.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.ofas.uci.edu
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of California-Irvine is $13,349 for California residents and $28,451 for out-of-state students. The school has 6,296 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 36,032 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 160 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 1 programs are available online classes.
UCI Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$28,451
$13,349 for California Residents
Student Population6,296
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs160 graduate programs
(1 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of California-Irvine is $13,349 for California residents and $28,451 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is -$1. University of California-Irvine offers the alternative tuition plans.
UCI 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
California Residents$13,349
Out-of-State$28,451
Tuition per Credit Hour
California Residents-$1
Out-of-State-$1
University of California-Irvine 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 University of California-Irvine campus, remedial services, 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 at UCI
Distance Learning (Online Classes)1 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

University of California-Irvine 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of California-Irvine is $13,349 for California residents and $28,451 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.02% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at University of California-Irvine
California ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$11,220$1,790$26,322$1,790
2016-2017$11,220$1,844$26,322$1,844
2017-2018$11,502$1,898$26,604$1,898
2018-2019$11,442$1,902$26,544$1,902
2019-2020$11,442$1,907$26,544$1,907
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $21,319 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of California-Irvine. On-campus living costs are increased by 5.46% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $18,045. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.75% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of California-Irvine
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$12,947$4,154$9,428$5,146
2016-2017$13,429$4,375$9,814$5,383
2017-2018$14,861$3,902$11,897$4,904
2018-2019$15,263$3,935$12,424$4,968
2019-2020$16,135$4,111$12,861$5,184
The law school tuition at University of California-Irvine is $47,485 for California residents and $53,548 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $36,434 for California residents and $48,679 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at University of California-Irvine.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of California-Irvine
California ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Medicine$34,527$1,907$46,772$1,907
Law$45,578$1,907$51,641$1,907

Graduate Programs at UCI

University of California-Irvine offers 193 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 2,128 students have completed their study at University of California-Irvine.
Offered Degrees at University of California-Irvine
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree10511,409
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship830380
Doctor's degree - other20208
Post Bachelor's Degree30131
Total19312,128

University of California-Irvine offers 193 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 2,128 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,409 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 208 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 131 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 0 completers-
Environmental Studies0-
Architecture [+] 26 completers-
0-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning26-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 1 completers-
African Studies0-
Asian-American Studies1-
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (other)0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 92 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences5-
Informatics0-
Computer and Information Sciences (other)0-
Computer Science67-
Computer Graphics0-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications20-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (other)0-
Education [+] 169 completers-
Education8-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels161-
Biology Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 273 completers-
Engineering19-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering26-
Chemical Engineering9-
Civil Engineering34-
Computer Engineering43-
Computer Software Engineering12-
Computer Engineering (other)0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering45-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering18-
Materials Engineering27-
Mechanical Engineering38$81,500
Manufacturing Engineering2-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 10 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Comparative Literature6-
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics0-
German Language and Literature0-
French Language and Literature0-
Spanish Language and Literature3-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1-
Legal Studies [+] 0 completers-
Law0-
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence0-
English Language And Literature [+] 35 completers-
English Language and Literature23-
Creative Writing12-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 52 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biochemistry1-
Molecular Biology0-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology9-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology0-
Anatomy0-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology3-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology0-
Physiology1-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology0-
Pharmacology0-
Environmental Toxicology0-
Pharmacology and Toxicology0-
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology (other)0-
Biotechnology18-
Epidemiology1-
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology8-
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology (other)0-
Neuroscience5-
Neurobiology and Anatomy0-
Neurobiology and Behavior6-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 41 completers-
Mathematics22-
Financial Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics (other)2-
Statistics17-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 20 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Systems Science and Theory7-
Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)13-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 8 completers-
Philosophy6-
Philosophy (other)2-
Physical Sciences [+] 46 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry12-
Chemistry (other)2-
Geology/Earth Science13-
Physics11-
Physics (other)8-
Psychology [+] 3 completers-
Psychology3-
Social Psychology0-
Research and Experimental Psychology (other)0-
Human Services [+] 18 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis18-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 97 completers-
Social Sciences1-
Anthropology8-
Criminology34$62,300
Demography and Population Studies10-
Economics20-
Economics (other)2-
Political Science and Government5-
Political Science and Government (other)0-
Sociology15-
Social Sciences (other)2-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 38 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Dance7-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts17-
Art/Art Studies10-
Fine/Studio Arts0-
Music1-
Music (other)1-
Visual and Performing Arts (other)2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 85 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management19$175,300
Medical Scientist13-
Genetic Counseling/Counselor7-
Pharmaceutical Sciences3-
Public Health28-
Environmental Health1-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing14-
Nursing Science0-
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing0-
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] 384 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management231$88,100
Accounting118$59,700
Management Science35-
History [+] 11 completers-
History11-
Total1,409
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 0 completers-
Environmental Studies0-
Architecture [+] 6 completers-
0-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning6-
Environmental Design/Architecture0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 27 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences8-
Informatics1-
Computer and Information Sciences (other)0-
Computer Science15-
Computer Graphics0-
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications3-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (other)0-
Education [+] 18 completers-
Education18-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Engineering [+] 81 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering15-
Chemical Engineering8-
Civil Engineering11-
Computer Engineering7-
Computer Software Engineering3-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering11-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering1-
Materials Engineering3-
Mechanical Engineering19-
Manufacturing Engineering3-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 12 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Comparative Literature3-
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3-
German Language and Literature0-
French Language and Literature0-
Spanish Language and Literature3-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3-
English Language And Literature [+] 8 completers-
English Language and Literature8-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 52 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biochemistry5-
Molecular Biology0-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology7-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology0-
Anatomy3-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology4-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology2-
Physiology1-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology0-
Pharmacology0-
Environmental Toxicology0-
Pharmacology and Toxicology3-
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology (other)0-
Epidemiology5-
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology10-
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology (other)0-
Neuroscience5-
Neurobiology and Anatomy0-
Neurobiology and Behavior7-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 14 completers-
Mathematics11-
Applied Mathematics (other)0-
Statistics3-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 3 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Systems Science and Theory0-
Cognitive Science0-
Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis2-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 3 completers-
Philosophy3-
Philosophy (other)0-
Physical Sciences [+] 75 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry43$64,000
Chemistry (other)5-
Geology/Earth Science8-
Physics12-
Physics (other)7-
Psychology [+] 19 completers-
Psychology7-
Social Psychology12-
Research and Experimental Psychology (other)0-
Human Services [+] 0 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis0-
Social Sciences [+] 39 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology5-
Criminology3-
Economics12-
Economics (other)1-
Political Science and Government10-
Political Science and Government (other)0-
Sociology8-
Social Sciences (other)0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 5 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1-
Music (other)0-
Visual and Performing Arts (other)4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Pharmaceutical Sciences4-
Public Health2-
Environmental Health0-
Nursing Science1-
Business [+] 6 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management6-
History [+] 5 completers-
History5-
Total380
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 95 completers-
Medicine95-
Total208
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 131 completers-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels131-
Physical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry0-
Total131

Graduate Student Population at UCI

For academic year 2019-2020, total 6,296 students enrolled into University of California-Irvine graduate schools where it has total 36,032 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 5,949 full-time and 347 part-time students. By gender, 3,344 male and 2,952 female students are attending University of California-Irvine graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for University of California-Irvine.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
University of California-Irvine
TotalMaleFemale
Total6,2963,3442,952
Full-time5,9493,1532,796
Part-tme347191156
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at University of California-Irvine.
There are 1,930 White (30.65%), 157 Black/African American (2.49%), 712 Hispanic (11.31%), 1,088 Asian (17.28%), and 2,409 students with other races. 1,843 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of California-Irvine
TotalMaleFemale
Total6,2963,3442,952
American Indian/Native American1055
Asian1,088513575
Black/African American1577681
Hispanic712317395
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander413
White1,9301,035895
Two More208100108
Un-Known344196148
Non-resident Alien1,8431,101742
University of California-Irvine offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 156 graduate students (2.48% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 127 graduate students (2.02% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for University of California-Irvine.
Distance Learning Student Population at University of California-Irvine
Number of Students
Total6,296
Enrolled Online Exclusively156
Enrolled Some Online Courses127
Not in Online Courses6,013
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of California-Irvine. 2,183 students are aged 20 to 24 (34.67% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.02%), 46 students are aged above 50 (0.73%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of California-Irvine.
Graduate Student Population By Age at University of California-Irvine
TotalMaleFemale
Total6,2963,3442,952
Age 18-19101
Age 20-211154768
Age 22-242,0681,0481,020
Age 25-292,6861,4591,227
Age 30-34893494399
Age 35-39315177138
Age 40-491699772
Age 50-64462224
Age Un-Known303

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