University of Central Missouri Graduate School

University of Central Missouri (referred to as Central Missouri) is a Public, 4 years school located in Warrensburg, MO.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Central Missouri is $9,506 for Missouri residents and $17,642 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,292 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,637 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

University of Central Missouri (referred to as Central Missouri) is a Public, 4 years school located in Warrensburg, MO.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1915 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Central Missouri Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Central Missouri (Central Missouri)
Address108 W South Street, Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone660-543-4111
Webhttps://www.ucmo.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.ucmo.edu/future-students/apply-to-ucm
Financial Infohttps://www.ucmo.edu/offices/student-financial-services
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of Central Missouri is $9,506 for Missouri residents and $17,642 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,292 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,637 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 169 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Post-Master Certificate. Among them, 22 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$17,642
$9,506 for Missouri Residents
Student Population4,292
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Post-Master Certificate
Number of Programs169 graduate programs
(22 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Central Missouri is $9,506 for Missouri residents and $17,642 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $339 for Missouri residents and $678 for out-of-state students.
Central Missouri offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Missouri Residents$9,506
Out-of-State$17,642
Tuition per Credit Hour
Missouri Residents$339
Out-of-State$678
Central Missouri 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)22 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • 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 University of Central Missouri is $9,506 for Missouri residents and $17,642 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.83% 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
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2018-2019$7,164$903$14,328$903
2019-2020$7,524$915$15,048$915
2020-2021$7,608$1,178$15,216$1,178
2021-2022$7,836$1,320$15,672$1,320
2022-2023$8,136$1,370$16,272$1,370
The graduate school tuition & fees of Central Missouri is average compared to public graduate schools in Missouri. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the Missouri graduate tuition is $17,382 (public) / $13,756 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Central Missouri$9,506$17,642
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Missouri Graduate Schools$12,498$15,001
Public$9,459$17,382
Private$13,756
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $12,255 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Central Missouri.
On-campus living costs are increased by 3.23% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $12,255. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.23% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$8,830$2,450$8,830$2,450
2019-2020$8,962$2,450$8,962$2,450
2020-2021$9,196$2,464$9,196$2,464
2021-2022$9,358$2,513$9,358$2,513
2022-2023$9,699$2,556$9,699$2,556
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $339 for Missouri residents and $678 for other students at University of Central Missouri. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.83% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
2018-2019$329$627
2019-2020$344$658
2020-2021$317$634
2021-2022$327$653
2022-2023$339$678

Graduate Programs at Central Missouri

University of Central Missouri offers 70 graduate programs for Master's 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, 946 students have completed their study at University of Central Missouri.
Offered Degrees at University of Central Missouri
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree4715828
Post Bachelor's Degree15024
Post Master's Degree8194
Total7016946
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Central Missouri by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Education (other) program with 44 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Computer Science program with 202 completers.
University of Central Missouri offers 70 programs through Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 946 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 828 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 24 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 94 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] --
Environmental Studies--
Communication and Journalism [+] (1 completers) 21 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric21-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 306 completers-
Information Technology50-
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst34-
Computer Science202-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance20-
Education [+] (6 completers) 193 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration35$43,600
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration3-
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship--
Educational/Instructional Technology23$44,100
Special Education and Teaching6-
Elementary Education and Teaching18-
Secondary Education and Teaching--
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels23-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching6-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)11-
Mathematics Teacher Education21-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching7-
Reading Teacher Education7-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)19-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor14$33,600
Education (other)--
Engineering [+] (1 completers) 14 completers-
Industrial Engineering14-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 35 completers-
Industrial Technology/Technician13-
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician22$67,800
Work and Family Studies [+] 17 completers-
Human Nutrition2-
Human Development and Family Studies15-
Library Science [+] (1 completers) 26 completers-
Library and Information Science26-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 5 completers-
Mathematics5-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 4 completers-
Gerontology4-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 21 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management9-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science12-
Psychology [+] 15 completers-
Psychology5-
Research and Experimental Psychology (other)--
Counseling Psychology10-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 12 completers$39,800
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration12-
Social Sciences [+] --
Sociology--
Transportation and Materials Moving [+] (1 completers) 15 completers-
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations15-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 7 completers-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts--
Music7-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 80 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist29-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing51-
Business [+] 53 completers-
Business Administration and Management35$52,900
Accounting18$52,500
Actuarial Science--
History [+] 2 completers-
History2-
Total828
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 12 completers-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration4-
Educational/Instructional Technology1-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)3-
Mathematics Teacher Education2-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)2-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor--
Education (other)--
Engineering Technology [+] 9 completers-
Industrial Technology/Technician9-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] --
Mathematics--
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] --
Gerontology--
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 2 completers-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1-
Total24
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 94 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration39-
Elementary and Middle School Administration/Principalship--
Educational/Instructional Technology--
Special Education and Teaching--
Mathematics Teacher Education11-
Education (other)44-
Library Science [+] --
Library and Information Science--
Mathematics and Statistics [+] --
Mathematics--
Total94

Graduate Student Population at Central Missouri

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 4,292 students enrolled into University of Central Missouri graduate schools where it has total 11,637 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,918 full-time and 2,374 part-time graduate students. By gender, 2,050 male and 2,242 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
Total4,2922,0502,242
Full-time1,9181,058860
Part-tme2,3749921,382
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,359 White (31.66%), 116 Black/African American (2.70%), 66 Hispanic (1.54%), 26 Asian (0.61%), and 2,725 students with other races. 2,639 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,2922,0502,242
American Indian/Native American101
Asian26818
Black/African American1164175
Hispanic663234
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander110
White1,359364995
Two More731855
Un-Known1138
Non-resident Alien2,6391,5831,056
University of Central Missouri offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 705 graduate students (16.43% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 645 graduate students (15.03% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total4,292
Enrolled Online Exclusively705
Enrolled Some Online Courses645
Not in Online Courses2,942
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Central Missouri. 1,703 students are aged 20 to 24 (39.68% of total students), 113 students are aged above 50 (2.63%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Central Missouri.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,2922,0502,242
Age 20-211115655
Age 22-241,592866726
Age 25-291,507785722
Age 30-34425142283
Age 35-3924882166
Age 40-4928980209
Age 50-641083573
Over 64523
Age Un-Known725

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