University of California-Riverside Graduate Schools

University of California-Riverside (referred to as UC Riverside) is a Public, 4 years school located in Riverside, 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-Riverside is $13,584 for California residents and $28,686 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,341 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 23,922 including undergraduate students.

University of California-Riverside Graduate School Overview

University of California-Riverside (referred to as UC Riverside) is a Public, 4 years school located in Riverside, 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-Riverside is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (1/31/1956 - Current).
University of California-RiversideDirectory Information
School NameUniversity of California-Riverside (referred to as UC Riverside)
Address900 University Ave, Riverside, CA 92521
Phone951-827-1012
Webhttps://WWW.UCR.EDU
Online Applicationhttps://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/admissions/undergrad_adm/apply/apply_online.html
Financial Infohttps://finaid.ucr.edu
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of California-Riverside is $13,584 for California residents and $28,686 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,341 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 23,922 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 95 graduate programs through Master's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 1 programs are available online classes.
UC Riverside Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$28,686
$13,584 for California Residents
Student Population3,341
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs95 graduate programs
(1 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio23 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of California-Riverside is $13,584 for California residents and $28,686 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is -$1. University of California-Riverside offers the alternative tuition plans.
UC Riverside 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
California Residents$13,584
Out-of-State$28,686
Tuition per Credit Hour
California Residents-$1
Out-of-State-$1
University of California-Riverside 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-Riverside 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 at UC Riverside
Distance Learning (Online Classes)1 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

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

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of California-Riverside is $13,584 for California residents and $28,686 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at University of California-Riverside
California ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$11,220$2,064$26,322$2,064
2016-2017$11,220$2,118$26,322$2,118
2017-2018$11,502$2,173$26,604$2,173
2018-2019$11,442$2,142$26,544$2,142
2019-2020$11,442$2,142$26,544$2,142
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $20,874 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of California-Riverside. On-campus living costs are increased by 0.43% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,778. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.66% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of California-Riverside
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$13,800$4,468$8,662$5,281
2016-2017$14,607$4,487$9,008$5,317
2017-2018$15,542$3,888$10,175$4,625
2018-2019$16,017$3,994$10,618$4,751
2019-2020$16,082$4,016$10,986$4,792
For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $37,572 for California residents and $49,817 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at University of California-Riverside.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of California-Riverside
California ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Medicine$35,430$2,142$47,675$2,142

Graduate Programs at UC Riverside

University of California-Riverside offers 97 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 991 students have completed their study at University of California-Riverside.
Offered Degrees at University of California-Riverside
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree541637
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship420305
Doctor's degree - other1049
Total971991

University of California-Riverside offers 97 programs through Master's, Doctorate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 991 students have completed their studies.
  • 637 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 49 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 0 completers-
Soil Science and Agronomy0-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 2 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Environmental Science2-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 4 completers-
African Studies0-
Southeast Asian Studies0-
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (other)4-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 39 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science39-
Education [+] 123 completers$57,300
Education123$57,300
Engineering [+] (1 completers) 127 completers-
Engineering36-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering23-
Chemical Engineering9-
Computer Engineering22-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering24-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering3-
Mechanical Engineering10-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 4 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Comparative Literature1-
Spanish Language and Literature3-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics0-
English Language And Literature [+] 41 completers-
English Language and Literature7-
Creative Writing34-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 18 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biomedical Sciences0-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology8-
Botany/Plant Biology0-
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology1-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology2-
Microbiology0-
Entomology4-
Environmental Toxicology1-
Bioinformatics0-
Ecology0-
Neuroscience2-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 27 completers-
Mathematics4-
Statistics23-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 3 completers-
Philosophy1-
Religion/Religious Studies2-
Physical Sciences [+] 51 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry14-
Geology/Earth Science1-
Physics23-
Materials Science13-
Psychology [+] 20 completers-
Psychology3-
Research and Experimental Psychology (other)17-
Human Services [+] 18 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis18-
Social Sciences [+] 24 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology5-
Economics10-
Political Science and Government8-
Sociology1-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 11 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts3-
Dance1-
Dance (other)0-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation3-
Music4-
Business [+] 122 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management94-
Accounting8-
Finance20-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)0-
History [+] 3 completers-
History3-
Total637
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 0 completers-
Soil Science and Agronomy0-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 2 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Environmental Science2-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 4 completers-
African Studies0-
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (other)4-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science9-
Education [+] 14 completers-
Education14-
Engineering [+] 46 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering8-
Chemical Engineering15-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering16-
Mechanical Engineering7-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 13 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Comparative Literature6-
Spanish Language and Literature7-
English Language And Literature [+] 9 completers-
English Language and Literature9-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 78 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biomedical Sciences5-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology3-
Botany/Plant Biology11-
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology5-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology9-
Microbiology3-
Entomology7-
Environmental Toxicology12-
Bioinformatics4-
Ecology11-
Evolutionary Biology4-
Neuroscience4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 19 completers-
Mathematics10-
Statistics9-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 8 completers-
Philosophy6-
Religion/Religious Studies2-
Physical Sciences [+] 51 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry18-
Geology/Earth Science2-
Physics21-
Materials Science10-
Psychology [+] 18 completers-
Psychology7-
Research and Experimental Psychology (other)11-
Social Sciences [+] 19 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology6-
Economics6-
Political Science and Government2-
Sociology5-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 9 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Dance (other)3-
Music6-
Business [+] 1 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management1-
History [+] 5 completers-
History5-
Total305
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 49 completers-
Medicine49-
Total49

Graduate Student Population at UC Riverside

For academic year 2019-2020, total 3,341 students enrolled into University of California-Riverside graduate schools where it has total 23,922 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 3,092 full-time and 249 part-time students. By gender, 1,863 male and 1,478 female students are attending University of California-Riverside graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for University of California-Riverside.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
University of California-Riverside
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,3411,8631,478
Full-time3,0921,7311,361
Part-tme249132117
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at University of California-Riverside.
There are 1,066 White (31.91%), 95 Black/African American (2.84%), 431 Hispanic (12.90%), 399 Asian (11.94%), and 1,350 students with other races. 1,104 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of California-Riverside
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,3411,8631,478
American Indian/Native American19910
Asian399211188
Black/African American954946
Hispanic431202229
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander431
White1,066568498
Two More1256461
Un-Known986434
Non-resident Alien1,104693411
University of California-Riverside offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 153 graduate students (4.58% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 25 graduate students (0.75% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for University of California-Riverside.
Distance Learning Student Population at University of California-Riverside
Number of Students
Total3,341
Enrolled Online Exclusively153
Enrolled Some Online Courses25
Not in Online Courses3,163
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of California-Riverside. 1,049 students are aged 20 to 24 (31.40% of total students), 2 students are aged below 20 (0.06%), 57 students are aged above 50 (1.71%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of California-Riverside.
Graduate Student Population By Age at University of California-Riverside
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,3411,8631,478
Age 18-19220
Age 20-21422022
Age 22-241,007545462
Age 25-291,466840626
Age 30-34477272205
Age 35-391788692
Age 40-491126745
Age 50-64512724
Over 64642

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