University of Colorado Colorado Springs Graduate Schools

University of Colorado Colorado Springs (referred to as UCCS) is a Public, 4 years school located in Colorado Springs, CO. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) 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 Colorado Colorado Springs is $13,912 for Colorado residents and $24,438 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,172 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,123 including undergraduate students.

University of Colorado Colorado Springs Graduate School Overview

University of Colorado Colorado Springs (referred to as UCCS) is a Public, 4 years school located in Colorado Springs, CO. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
University of Colorado Colorado Springs is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1970 - Current[Estimated Date]).
University of Colorado Colorado SpringsDirectory Information
School NameUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs (referred to as UCCS)
Address1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO 80918
Phone719-255-3000
Webhttps://www.uccs.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.uccs.edu/admissions/applynow.html
Financial Infohttps://www.uccs.edu/finaid.html
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Colorado Colorado Springs is $13,912 for Colorado residents and $24,438 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,172 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,123 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 43 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 22 programs are available online classes.
UCCS Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$24,438
$13,912 for Colorado Residents
Student Population2,172
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs43 graduate programs
(22 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Colorado Colorado Springs is $13,912 for Colorado residents and $24,438 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $648 for Colorado residents and $1,220 for out-of-state students. University of Colorado Colorado Springs offers the alternative tuition plans.
UCCS 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Colorado Residents$13,912
Out-of-State$24,438
Tuition per Credit Hour
Colorado Residents$648
Out-of-State$1,220
University of Colorado Colorado Springs 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 Colorado Colorado Springs 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 UCCS
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
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

University of Colorado Colorado Springs 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Colorado Colorado Springs is $13,912 for Colorado residents and $24,438 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -2.33% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$9,916-$19,330-
2016-2017$9,983-$20,153-
2017-2018$10,351-$20,935-
2018-2019$13,206-$25,022-
2019-2020$13,912-$24,438-
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $15,580 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Colorado Colorado Springs. On-campus living costs are increased by 0.39% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,740. Off-campus living costs are increased by 0.38% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$9,900$4,600$10,400$4,600
2016-2017$9,900$4,600$10,400$4,600
2017-2018$10,400$4,600$9,900$4,600
2018-2019$10,920$4,600$11,080$4,600
2019-2020$10,920$4,660$11,080$4,660
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $648 for Colorado residents and $1,220 for other students at University of Colorado Colorado Springs. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 13.17% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$633$1,156
2016-2017$513$1,077
2017-2018$533$1,121
2018-2019$706$1,078
2019-2020$648$1,220

Graduate Programs at UCCS

University of Colorado Colorado Springs offers 45 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, 565 students have completed their study at University of Colorado Colorado Springs.
Offered Degrees at University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree227481
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship4023
Doctor's degree - other114
Post Bachelor's Degree161350
Post Master's Degree217
Total4522565

University of Colorado Colorado Springs offers 45 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 565 students have completed their studies.
  • 481 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 4 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 50 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 7 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 21 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science21-
Education [+] (4 completers) 131 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction32$41,400
Educational Leadership and Administration37$43,400
Special Education and Teaching8$38,400
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services54$40,800
Engineering [+] (1 completers) 44 completers-
Engineering24-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering12-
Mechanical Engineering8-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 3 completers-
Mathematics0-
Applied Mathematics3-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 43 completers$32,000
Biological and Physical Sciences43$32,000
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
Psychology [+] 19 completers-
Psychology19-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 15 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration15-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 33 completers-
0-
Public Administration33$43,500
Social Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geography (other)6-
Sociology11-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 34 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse34$88,000
Business [+] (2 completers) 96 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management88$64,000
Accounting8-
History [+] 14 completers-
History14-
Total481
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 5 completers-
Educational Evaluation and Research5-
Engineering [+] 13 completers-
Engineering13-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Natural Sciences2-
Psychology [+] 3 completers-
Psychology3-
Total23
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse4-
Total4
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 1 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (6 completers) 20 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration4-
Securities Services Administration/Management8-
Homeland Security8-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 14 completers-
0-
Public Administration14-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 2 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)2-
Business [+] 10 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Operations Management and Supervision0-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management7-
Research and Development Management2-
Project Management0-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)1-
Accounting0-
Marketing/Marketing Management0-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)0-
Total50
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse7-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Total7

Graduate Student Population at UCCS

For academic year 2019-2020, total 2,172 students enrolled into University of Colorado Colorado Springs graduate schools where it has total 13,123 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 445 full-time and 1,727 part-time students. By gender, 899 male and 1,273 female students are attending University of Colorado Colorado Springs graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for University of Colorado Colorado Springs.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,1728991,273
Full-time445162283
Part-tme1,727737990
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at University of Colorado Colorado Springs.
There are 1,449 White (66.71%), 81 Black/African American (3.73%), 252 Hispanic (11.60%), 77 Asian (3.55%), and 313 students with other races. 108 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of Colorado Colorado Springs
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,1728991,273
American Indian/Native American734
Asian773344
Black/African American813942
Hispanic25295157
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander211
White1,449572877
Two More1134073
Un-Known833944
Non-resident Alien1087731
University of Colorado Colorado Springs offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 798 graduate students (36.74% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 365 graduate students (16.80% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for University of Colorado Colorado Springs.
Distance Learning Student Population at University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Number of Students
Total2,172
Enrolled Online Exclusively798
Enrolled Some Online Courses365
Not in Online Courses1,009
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Colorado Colorado Springs. 268 students are aged 20 to 24 (12.34% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.05%), 188 students are aged above 50 (8.66%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Colorado Colorado Springs.
Graduate Student Population By Age at University of Colorado Colorado Springs
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,1728991,273
Age 18-19110
Age 20-21624
Age 22-2426292170
Age 25-29563245318
Age 30-34434187247
Age 35-39311135176
Age 40-49407160247
Age 50-6418575110
Over 64321

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