University of Denver Graduate School

University of Denver (referred to as DU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Denver, CO.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of DU is $55,563 in average. The school has 7,583 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,734 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

University of Denver (referred to as DU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Denver, CO.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1914 - Current[Estimated Date]).
DU Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Denver (DU)
Address2199 S. University Blvd, Denver, CO 80208
Phone303-871-2000
Webhttps://www.du.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.uofdenver.org/web
Financial Infohttps://www.du.edu/financialaid
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of DU is $55,563 in average. The school has 7,583 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 13,734 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 241 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 21 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$55,563
Student Population7,583
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs241 graduate programs
(21 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio8 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at DU is $55,563 in average for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $1,535.
DU offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$55,260
Required Fees$303
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$1,535
DU 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 are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)21 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

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Denver is $55,563. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.00% 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
TuitionFees
2018-2019$49,392$303
2019-2020$51,336$303
2020-2021$52,596$303
2021-2022$53,640$303
2022-2023$55,260$303
The graduate school tuition & fees of DU is very expensive compared to private graduate schools in Colorado. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the Colorado graduate tuition is $20,895 (public) / $21,106 (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Denver$55,563
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Colorado Graduate Schools$16,263$19,895
Public$12,189$20,895
Private$21,106
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $18,620 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at DU.
On-campus living costs are increased by 5.23% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $18,620. Off-campus living costs are increased by 5.23% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$13,005$2,895$13,005$2,895
2019-2020$13,437$2,940$13,437$2,940
2020-2021$14,178$2,976$12,663$2,976
2021-2022$14,674$3,021$14,674$3,021
2022-2023$15,470$3,150$15,470$3,150
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,535 at University of Denver. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.02% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2018-2019$1,372
2019-2020$1,426
2020-2021$1,461
2021-2022$1,490
2022-2023$1,535
The law school tuition at University of Denver is $56,942 for academic year 2022-2023.
The following table shows the tuition & fees for law school at DU.
2022-2023 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of Denver
TuitionFees
Law$56,610$332

Graduate Programs at DU

University of Denver offers 164 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, 3,776 students have completed their study at University of Denver.
Offered Degrees at University of Denver
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree95152,838
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship300113
Doctor's degree - other30274
Post Bachelor's Degree350527
Post Master's Degree1024
Total164153,776
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Denver by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Geographic Information Science and Cartography program with 57 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Social Work program with 574 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 244 completers.
University of Denver offers 164 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 3,776 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 2,838 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 274 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 527 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 24 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 [+] (1 completers) 173 completers-
Natural Resources Management and Policy173$57,400
Communication and Journalism [+] 155 completers$52,400
Speech Communication and Rhetoric136$52,400
Mass Communication/Media Studies--
Communication and Media Studies (other)13-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia--
Public Relations/Image Management--
Advertising--
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs (other)6-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] (1 completers) 197 completers$72,900
Information Technology121-
Information Science/Studies65-
Computer Science4-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance7-
Education [+] (2 completers) 162 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction66$48,800
Educational Leadership and Administration6$48,400
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration25-
Educational Statistics and Research Methods4-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs9-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services52-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels--
Engineering [+] 33 completers-
Engineering1-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering1-
Computer Engineering1-
Computer Software Engineering--
Electrical and Electronics Engineering6-
Mechanical Engineering5-
Systems Engineering14-
Engineering (other)5-
Engineering Technology [+] --
Telecommunications Technology/Technician--
Engineering/Industrial Management--
Nanotechnology--
Legal Studies [+] (2 completers) 48 completers-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies-$52,200
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence2-
Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Law6-
International Business, Trade, and Tax Law6-
Tax Law/Taxation19-
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies (other)--
Legal Professions and Studies (other)15-
English Language and Literature [+] (1 completers) 66 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Creative Writing62-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] (1 completers) 50 completers$48,500
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies-$48,500
Humanities/Humanistic Studies50-
Library Science [+] 93 completers$40,600
Library and Information Science93$40,600
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 19 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Biomedical Sciences16-
Molecular Biophysics--
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 1 completers-
Mathematics1-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (1 completers) 14 completers-
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution2-
International/Global Studies12-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)--
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 12 completers-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness12-
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] 8 completers-
Philosophy1-
Religion/Religious Studies7-
Physical Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Chemistry3-
Physics1-
Materials Science1-
Psychology [+] 183 completers-
Psychology14-
Clinical Psychology22$38,700
Counseling Psychology56-
School Psychology--
Clinical Child Psychology9-
Forensic Psychology32-
Psychology (other)50$40,000
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 16 completers-
Securities Services Administration/Management16-
Human Services [+] 593 completers-
Public Administration--
Public Policy Analysis19-
Social Work574$42,900
Social Sciences [+] (1 completers) 194 completers-
Anthropology3-
Economics8$39,300
Development Economics and International Development43-
Geography5$52,900
Geographic Information Science and Cartography23-
International Relations and Affairs112$45,000
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 44 completers-
Graphic Design1-
Film/Cinema/Video Studies--
Art History, Criticism and Conservation11-
Music32-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (1 completers) 53 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management43$60,000
Medical Informatics10-
Business [+] 719 completers-
Business/Commerce266$83,300
Business Administration and Management-$57,300
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management137-
Transportation/Mobility Management9-
Accounting64$59,600
Finance-$56,400
International Finance17-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration56$65,600
Organizational Behavior Studies--
International Business/Trade/Commerce--
Management Information Systems--
Business Statistics46-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)30-
Marketing/Marketing Management28-
Real Estate45-
Taxation21$64,300
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)--
Total2,838
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 2 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric2-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Computer Science1-
Education [+] 46 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction11-
Educational Leadership and Administration13-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration11-
Educational Statistics and Research Methods11-
Engineering [+] 9 completers-
Engineering--
Electrical and Electronics Engineering5-
Mechanical Engineering4-
Systems Engineering--
Engineering (other)--
Engineering Technology [+] --
Nanotechnology--
English Language and Literature [+] 8 completers-
English Language and Literature8-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Molecular Biophysics1-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Mathematics2-
Mathematics and Statistics (other)--
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] 6 completers-
Religion/Religious Studies6-
Physical Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Chemistry4-
Physics1-
Materials Science2-
Psychology [+] 13 completers-
Psychology6-
Clinical Psychology-$62,900
Counseling Psychology6-
School Psychology--
Clinical Child Psychology1-
Human Services [+] 5 completers-
Social Work5-
Social Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Geography1-
International Relations and Affairs1-
Business [+] 8 completers-
Business/Commerce8-
Total113
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 244 completers-
Law244-
Psychology [+] 30 completers-
Clinical Psychology30$62,900
Clinical Child Psychology--
Total274
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 45 completers-
Natural Resources Management and Policy45-
Communication and Journalism [+] 31 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric31-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 48 completers-
Information Technology48-
Education [+] 111 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction54-
Educational Leadership and Administration49-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs8-
Engineering [+] 37 completers-
Systems Engineering37-
Legal Studies [+] --
Legal Professions and Studies (other)--
English Language and Literature [+] 22 completers-
English Language and Literature--
Creative Writing22-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 13 completers-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies13-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 4 completers-
International/Global Studies4-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] 10 completers-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness10-
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] --
Religion/Religious Studies--
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 7 completers-
Securities Services Administration/Management7-
Human Services [+] 19 completers-
Public Administration--
Social Work19-
Social Sciences [+] 58 completers-
Development Economics and International Development--
Geographic Information Science and Cartography57-
International Relations and Affairs1-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 2 completers-
Music2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 23 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management18-
Medical Informatics5-
Business [+] 70 completers-
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management51-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration18-
International Business/Trade/Commerce--
Marketing/Marketing Management1-
Total527
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 24 completers-
Clinical Child Psychology24-
Total24

Graduate Student Population at DU

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 7,583 students enrolled into University of Denver graduate schools where it has total 13,734 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 2,971 full-time and 4,612 part-time graduate students. By gender, 2,503 male and 5,080 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
Total7,5832,5035,080
Full-time2,9718162,155
Part-tme4,6121,6872,925
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 4,733 White (62.42%), 448 Black/African American (5.91%), 1,032 Hispanic (13.61%), 347 Asian (4.58%), and 1,023 students with other races. 466 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total7,5832,5035,080
American Indian/Native American42636
Asian347107240
Black/African American448158290
Hispanic1,032318714
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander945
White4,7331,5443,189
Two More328107221
Un-Known17854124
Non-resident Alien466205261
University of Denver offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 2,810 graduate students (37.06% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 1,566 graduate students (20.65% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total7,583
Enrolled Online Exclusively2,810
Enrolled Some Online Courses1,566
Not in Online Courses3,207

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