University of Connecticut Graduate Schools

University of Connecticut (referred to as Connecticut) is a Public, 4 years school located in Storrs, CT. It is classified as a 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 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Connecticut is $20,325 for Connecticut residents and $42,237 for out-of-state students. The school has 8,298 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 27,215 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

University of Connecticut (referred to as Connecticut) is a Public, 4 years school located in Storrs, CT. It is classified as a 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 school is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1931 - Current).
Connecticut Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Connecticut (Connecticut)
Address352 Mansfield Road, Storrs, CT 6269
Phone860-486-2000
Webhttps://uconn.edu
Online Applicationhttps://admissions.uconn.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://financialaid.uconn.edu
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Connecticut is $20,325 for Connecticut residents and $42,237 for out-of-state students. The school has 8,298 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 27,215 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 368 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 30 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$42,237
$20,325 for Connecticut Residents
Student Population8,298
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs368 graduate programs
(30 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Connecticut is $20,325 for Connecticut residents and $42,237 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $975 for Connecticut residents and $2,192 for out-of-state students.
University of Connecticut offers the alternative tuition plans.
University of Connecticut 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)30 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • 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

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Connecticut is $20,325 for Connecticut residents and $42,237 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 1.59% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Connecticut ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$14,500$2,310$35,812$2,310
2018-2019$15,350$2,310$36,962$2,310
2019-2020$16,300$2,756$38,212$2,756
2020-2021$16,908$2,756$38,820$2,756
2021-2022$17,532$2,793$39,444$2,793
The graduate school tuition & fees of Connecticut is expensive compared to public graduate schools in Connecticut. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Connecticut graduate tuition is $26,483 (public) / $21,277 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Connecticut$20,325$42,237
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Connecticut Graduate Schools$16,990$21,826
Public$13,945$26,483
Private$21,277
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $16,290 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Connecticut. On-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $17,792. Off-campus living costs are increased by 9.22% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$12,514$2,800$12,514$2,800
2018-2019$12,874$2,850$12,874$2,850
2019-2020$13,258$2,850$13,258$2,850
2020-2021$13,258$3,032$13,258$3,032
2021-2022$13,258$3,032$14,760$3,032
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $975 for Connecticut residents and $2,192 for other students at University of Connecticut. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 1.62% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Connecticut ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$806$1,991
2018-2019$853$2,054
2019-2020$906$2,123
2020-2021$940$2,157
2021-2022$975$2,192

Graduate Programs at Connecticut

University of Connecticut offers 265 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, 3,019 students have completed their study at University of Connecticut.
Offered Degrees at University of Connecticut
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree10301,824
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship810332
Doctor's degree - other70418
Post Bachelor's Degree630392
Post Master's Degree11053
Total26503,019
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Connecticut by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Public Health Education and Promotion program with 60 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Management Science program with 296 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 139 completers.
University of Connecticut offers 265 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 3,019 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 1,824 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 418 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 392 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 53 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 19 completers-
Agricultural Economics9-
Animal Sciences6-
Plant Sciences4-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 7 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation7-
Natural Resources Management and Policy0-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 3 completers-
Area Studies (other)3-
Communication and Journalism [+] 10 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric3-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia7-
Education [+] 224 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction135$48,000
Educational Leadership and Administration0$39,000
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration19-
Educational/Instructional Technology1-
Educational Statistics and Research Methods3-
Special Education and Teaching49-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services16-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching1-
Engineering [+] 95 completers$87,600
Engineering26$87,600
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering18$72,200
Chemical Engineering1-
Civil Engineering4-
Computer Engineering14-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering6-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering2-
Materials Engineering5-
Mechanical Engineering16-
Manufacturing Engineering3-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 16 completers-
Linguistics4-
Comparative Literature12-
German Language and Literature0-
French Language and Literature0-
Italian Language and Literature0-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
Work and Family Studies [+] 4 completers-
Human Development and Family Studies4-
Legal Studies [+] 50 completers-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies18-
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence28-
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law4-
Intellectual Property Law0-
English Language And Literature [+] 7 completers-
English Language and Literature7-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 82 completers-
Biomedical Sciences3-
Biochemistry0-
Biophysics0-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology0-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology5-
Microbiology2-
Genetics3-
Human/Medical Genetics3-
Physiology10-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology2-
Biostatistics35-
Ecology6-
Conservation Biology2-
Neurobiology and Anatomy11-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 235 completers-
Mathematics10-
Applied Mathematics16-
Financial Mathematics185-
Statistics24-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 3 completers-
Medieval and Renaissance Studies1-
Nutrition Sciences2-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 24 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science24-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 3 completers-
Philosophy3-
Jewish/Judaic Studies0-
Physical Sciences [+] 23 completers-
Chemistry3-
Polymer Chemistry0-
Geology/Earth Science5-
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical4-
Physics11-
Psychology [+] 32 completers-
Psychology0-
Developmental and Child Psychology2-
Experimental Psychology2-
Personality Psychology6-
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology0-
Social Psychology1-
Psychometrics and Quantitative Psychology2-
Educational Psychology19-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services (other)0-
Human Services [+] 210 completers-
Public Administration47$54,300
Public Policy Analysis12-
Social Work151$48,000
Social Sciences [+] 49 completers-
Anthropology1-
Economics6-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics27-
Geography2-
Political Science and Government5-
Political Science and Government (other)5-
Sociology3-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 27 completers-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts20-
Fine/Studio Arts4-
Music3-
Music History, Literature, and Theory0-
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 117 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist12-
Dental Clinical Sciences20-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management5-
Medical Scientist3-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design2-
Public Health31$58,500
Nursing Practice44-
Business [+] 583 completers-
Business Administration and Management226$102,900
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management0-
Accounting69$66,600
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration40-
Management Science248$86,100
History [+] 1 completers-
History1-
Total1,824
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 11 completers-
Agricultural Economics10-
Animal Sciences1-
Plant Sciences0-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 1 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Natural Resources Management and Policy1-
Education [+] 15 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction2-
Educational Leadership and Administration4-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Educational Statistics and Research Methods1-
Special Education and Teaching3-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching4-
Education (other)1-
Engineering [+] 56 completers-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering5-
Chemical Engineering3-
Civil Engineering5-
Computer Engineering15-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering11-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering3-
Materials Engineering7-
Mechanical Engineering7-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 10 completers-
Linguistics3-
Comparative Literature7-
German Language and Literature0-
French Language and Literature0-
Italian Language and Literature0-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
Work and Family Studies [+] 6 completers-
Family Systems6-
Legal Studies [+] 2 completers-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies2-
English Language And Literature [+] 11 completers-
English Language and Literature11-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 52 completers-
Biomedical Sciences13-
Biochemistry0-
Biophysics0-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology0-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology20-
Microbiology0-
Genetics0-
Genome Sciences/Genomics0-
Physiology5-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology5-
Ecology9-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 20 completers-
Mathematics7-
Statistics13-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 10 completers-
Medieval and Renaissance Studies3-
Nutrition Sciences7-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 7 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science7-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 3 completers-
Philosophy3-
Physical Sciences [+] 28 completers-
Chemistry17-
Polymer Chemistry4-
Geology/Earth Science0-
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical2-
Physics5-
Psychology [+] 33 completers$58,100
Psychology0$58,100
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics3-
Developmental and Child Psychology2-
Experimental Psychology3-
Personality Psychology10-
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology3-
Social Psychology2-
Psychometrics and Quantitative Psychology0-
Educational Psychology10-
Human Services [+] 3 completers-
Social Work3-
Social Sciences [+] 24 completers-
Anthropology1-
Economics9-
Geography6-
Political Science and Government4-
Sociology4-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Music0-
Music Performance1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist3-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design8-
Public Health1-
Public Health Education and Promotion0-
Nursing Science8-
Business [+] 11 completers-
Business Administration and Management2-
Accounting0-
Finance1-
Management Information Systems0-
Management Science1-
Marketing/Marketing Management1-
Marketing (other)6-
History [+] 8 completers-
History8-
Total332
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 139 completers-
Law139-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 279 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist10-
Dentistry52-
Medicine101-
Pharmacy74$100,600
Physical Therapy/Therapist36-
Nursing Practice6-
Total418
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 9 completers-
Natural Resources Management and Policy9-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 5 completers-
American/United States Studies/Civilization0-
Women's Studies5-
Communication and Journalism [+] 5 completers-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia5-
Education [+] 49 completers-
Education22-
Educational Leadership and Administration5-
Educational Evaluation and Research4-
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs4-
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services6-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching7-
Education (other)1-
Engineering [+] 9 completers-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering5-
Systems Engineering4-
Engineering Technology [+] 7 completers-
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician7-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 2 completers-
Language Interpretation and Translation2-
Legal Studies [+] 37 completers-
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law9-
Tax Law/Taxation14-
Legal Professions and Studies (other)14-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] 0 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities (other)0-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Biomedical Sciences1-
Human/Medical Genetics8-
Genetics (other)0-
Neurobiology and Anatomy8-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 completers-
Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis1-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 4 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science4-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 1 completers-
Logic1-
Psychology [+] 20 completers-
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics2-
Educational Psychology14-
Health/Medical Psychology4-
Human Services [+] 13 completers-
Public Administration6-
International Policy Analysis7-
Social Sciences [+] 21 completers-
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods10-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography11-
Political Science and Government0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 8 completers-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts0-
Music Performance3-
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 103 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management1-
Long Term Care Administration/Management10-
Health and Medical Administrative Services (other)0-
Cytogenetics/Genetics/Clinical Genetics Technology/Technologist0-
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies17-
Public Health4-
Public Health Education and Promotion60-
Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services (other)0-
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing0-
Nursing Practice0-
Palliative Care Nursing2-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)9-
Business [+] 81 completers-
Business Administration and Management10-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management21-
Project Management3-
Accounting42-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration2-
Information Resources Management0-
Knowledge Management0-
Management Science3-
Actuarial Science0-
Total392
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 50 completers-
Education1-
Curriculum and Instruction0-
Educational Leadership and Administration28$82,700
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Special Education and Teaching1-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching0-
Reading Teacher Education8-
Education (other)12-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Educational Psychology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing2-
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing1-
Total53

Graduate Student Population at Connecticut

For academic year 2021-2022, total 8,298 students enrolled into University of Connecticut graduate schools where it has total 27,215 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 5,624 full-time and 2,674 part-time graduate students. By gender, 3,796 male and 4,502 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
Total8,2983,7964,502
Full-time5,6242,5223,102
Part-tme2,6741,2741,400
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 4,392 White (52.93%), 506 Black/African American (6.10%), 662 Hispanic (7.98%), 583 Asian (7.03%), and 2,155 students with other races. 1,709 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total8,2983,7964,502
American Indian/Native American945
Asian583271312
Black/African American506208298
Hispanic662265397
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander431
White4,3921,9592,433
Two More18776111
Un-Known246129117
Non-resident Alien1,709881828
University of Connecticut offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 3,857 graduate students (46.48% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 2,317 graduate students (27.92% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total8,298
Enrolled Online Exclusively3,857
Enrolled Some Online Courses2,317
Not in Online Courses2,124
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Connecticut. 2,627 students are aged 20 to 24 (31.66% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.01%), 249 students are aged above 50 (3.00%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Connecticut.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total8,2983,7964,502
Age 18-19101
Age 20-2116955114
Age 22-242,4589811,477
Age 25-292,9851,4981,487
Age 30-341,307661646
Age 35-39569283286
Age 40-49560227333
Age 50-6422981148
Over 64201010

Similar Schools to Connecticut

Compare similar schools with admission, tuition, and more academic facts.

University of Central Florida (UCF) is a Public, 4 years school located in Orlando, FL. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $8,872 for Florida residents and $28,657 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 10,480 and it offers total 194 graduate programs(47 online programs).
University of South Florida (USF) is a Public, 4 years school located in Tampa, FL. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $10,428 for Florida residents and $21,126 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 12,044 and it offers total 233 graduate programs(26 online programs).
University of Louisville (Louisville) is a Public, 4 years school located in Louisville, KY. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $13,725 for Kentucky residents and $27,839 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 6,284 and it offers total 197 graduate programs(24 online programs).
Rutgers University-New Brunswick (Rutgers) is a Public, 4 years school located in New Brunswick, NJ. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $20,495 for New Jersey residents and $33,215 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 14,567 and it offers total 361 graduate programs(35 online programs).
Syracuse University (Syracuse) is a Private, 4 years school located in Syracuse, NY. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $42,954 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 6,843 and it offers total 371 graduate programs(16 online programs).
Temple University (Temple) is a Public, 4 years school located in Philadelphia, PA. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $18,278 for Pennsylvania residents and $24,812 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 9,930 and it offers total 483 graduate programs(31 online programs).
University of Cincinnati-Main Campus (Cincinnati-Main Campus) is a Public, 4 years school located in Cincinnati, OH. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $14,902 for Ohio residents and $26,644 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 10,893 and it offers total 460 graduate programs(52 online programs).
University of Memphis (Memphis) is a Public, 4 years school located in Memphis, TN. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $10,908 for Tennessee residents and $14,544 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 4,822 and it offers total 170 graduate programs(47 online programs).
University of Houston (Houston) is a Public, 4 years school located in Houston, TX. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $9,727 for Texas residents and $18,871 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 7,925 and it offers total 221 graduate programs(11 online programs).
Southern Methodist University (SMU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Dallas, TX. The 2022 graduate program tuition & fees is $35,802 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 5,546 and it offers total 207 graduate programs(21 online programs).

Connecticut Best Graduate Schools

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Connecticut CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNew London, CT

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Quinnipiac UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsHamden, CT

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