University of Illinois at Chicago Graduate Schools

University of Illinois at Chicago (referred to as UIC) is a Public, 4 years school located in Chicago, IL. 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 Illinois at Chicago is $16,566 for Illinois residents and $27,140 for out-of-state students. The school has 10,900 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 31,683 including undergraduate students.

University of Illinois at Chicago Graduate School Overview

University of Illinois at Chicago (referred to as UIC) is a Public, 4 years school located in Chicago, IL. 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 Illinois at Chicago is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1970 - Current[Estimated Date]).
University of Illinois at ChicagoDirectory Information
School NameUniversity of Illinois at Chicago (referred to as UIC)
Address601 S Morgan, Chicago, IL 60607
Phone312-996-7000
Webhttps://www.uic.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.admissions.uic.edu/apply-now
Financial Infohttps://www.financialaid.uic.edu
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Illinois at Chicago is $16,566 for Illinois residents and $27,140 for out-of-state students. The school has 10,900 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 31,683 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 181 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 11 programs are available online classes.
UIC Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$27,140
$16,566 for Illinois Residents
Student Population10,900
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs181 graduate programs
(11 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Illinois at Chicago is $16,566 for Illinois residents and $27,140 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $699 for Illinois residents and $890 for out-of-state students. University of Illinois at Chicago offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
UIC 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Illinois Residents$16,566
Out-of-State$27,140
Tuition per Credit Hour
Illinois Residents$699
Out-of-State$890
University of Illinois at Chicago 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 Illinois at Chicago 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 UIC
Distance Learning (Online Classes)11 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • 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 Illinois at Chicago 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Illinois at Chicago is $16,566 for Illinois residents and $27,140 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.50% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at University of Illinois at Chicago
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$13,447$3,080$22,306$3,080
2016-2017$13,263$3,080$22,217$3,080
2017-2018$13,502$3,120$23,742$3,120
2018-2019$13,612$3,180$23,299$3,180
2019-2020$13,276$3,290$23,850$3,290
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $16,107 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Illinois at Chicago. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.58% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $16,107. Off-campus living costs are increased by 10.87% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of Illinois at Chicago
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$10,882$3,628$10,882$3,628
2016-2017$11,342$3,628$10,882$3,628
2017-2018$11,930$3,628$10,900$3,628
2018-2019$12,074$3,628$10,900$3,628
2019-2020$12,479$3,628$12,479$3,628
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $699 for Illinois residents and $890 for other students at University of Illinois at Chicago. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -7.48% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour University of Illinois at Chicago
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$1,913$3,953
2016-2017$699$879
2017-2018$675$909
2018-2019$694$962
2019-2020$699$890
The law school tuition at University of Illinois at Chicago is $32,090 for Illinois residents and $39,290 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $34,262 for Illinois residents and $65,714 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at University of Illinois at Chicago.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of Illinois at Chicago
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Dentistry$34,766$11,244$62,562$11,244
Medicine$30,906$3,356$62,358$3,356
Pharmacy$25,044$3,290$40,562$3,290
Law$28,800$3,290$36,000$3,290

Graduate Programs at UIC

University of Illinois at Chicago offers 193 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, 3,484 students have completed their study at University of Illinois at Chicago.
Offered Degrees at University of Illinois at Chicago
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree10882,349
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship661349
Doctor's degree - other70726
Post Bachelor's Degree3122
Post Master's Degree9138
Total193113,484

University of Illinois at Chicago offers 193 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 3,484 students have completed their studies.
  • 2,349 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 726 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 22 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 38 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 73 completers-
Architecture14$49,600
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning54$49,500
Architectural History and Criticism5-
Architecture and Related Services (other)0-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 15 completers-
African Studies0-
Latin American Studies7-
German Studies4-
Disability Studies4-
Communication and Journalism [+] 2 completers-
Communication2-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 144 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst115-
Computer Science29-
Education [+] (4 completers) 190 completers-
Education0-
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision47-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research (other)25-
Special Education and Teaching58$60,200
Early Childhood Education and Teaching12-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
Reading Teacher Education6-
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education25-
Health Occupations Teacher Education9-
History Teacher Education3-
Spanish Language Teacher Education5-
Engineering [+] (1 completers) 420 completers-
Engineering19-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering37-
Chemical Engineering22-
Civil Engineering44-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering104-
Materials Engineering4-
Mechanical Engineering114-
Construction Engineering0-
Industrial Engineering58-
Engineering (other)18-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 24 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics11-
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1-
French Language and Literature5-
Spanish Language and Literature7-
Work and Family Studies [+] 19 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Development19-
Legal Studies [+] 0 completers-
Law0-
Advanced Legal Research/Studies0-
International Business, Trade, and Tax Law0-
Tax Law/Taxation0-
Intellectual Property Law0-
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies (other)0-
English Language And Literature [+] 14 completers-
English Language and Literature14-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 36 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences6-
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology1-
Cell Biology and Anatomy0-
Microbiology and Immunology0-
Physiology1-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology0-
Pharmacology0-
Molecular Pharmacology1-
Pharmacology and Toxicology (other)0-
Bioinformatics5-
Biotechnology22-
Neuroscience0-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 13 completers-
Mathematics13-
Financial Mathematics0-
Statistics0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 10 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Museology/Museum Studies10-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 12 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science12-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 3 completers-
Philosophy3-
Physical Sciences [+] 21 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry12-
Geology/Earth Science2-
Physics7-
Psychology [+] 12 completers-
Psychology12-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 11 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies6-
Forensic Science and Technology5-
Human Services [+] 326 completers-
0-
Public Administration87$46,600
Social Work239$40,600
Social Sciences [+] 25 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology3-
Economics7-
Applied Economics3-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics0-
Geography1-
Political Science and Government6-
Sociology5-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 22 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Industrial and Product Design5-
Graphic Design9-
Design and Applied Arts (other)0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts0-
Cinematography and Film/Video Production1-
Photography1-
Fine/Studio Arts4-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (10 completers) 586 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences (other)26-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator111-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)8-
Medical Scientist2-
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs1-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry1-
Natural Products Chemistry and Pharmacognosy0-
Pharmacoeconomics/Pharmaceutical Economics0-
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration (other)0-
Public Health160$53,900
Health Services Administration39-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist44-
Rehabilitation Science12-
Medical Illustration/Medical Illustrator22-
Dietetics/Dietitian31$45,600
Nursing Science118-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)11-
Business [+] 369 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management195$73,700
Accounting57$60,800
Finance21-
Management Science90-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)0-
Marketing/Marketing Management6-
Real Estate0-
History [+] 2 completers-
History2-
Total2,349
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 9 completers-
German Studies2-
Disability Studies7-
Communication and Journalism [+] 6 completers-
Communication6-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst0-
Computer Science14-
Education [+] 33 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction6-
Urban Education and Leadership17-
Learning Sciences2-
Special Education and Teaching5-
Education (other)3-
Engineering [+] 50 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering20-
Chemical Engineering6-
Civil Engineering3-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering8-
Materials Engineering5-
Mechanical Engineering5-
Industrial Engineering3-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 2 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics0-
Spanish Language and Literature2-
English Language And Literature [+] 11 completers-
English Language and Literature11-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 45 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences11-
Cell Biology and Anatomy1-
Microbiology and Immunology5-
Physiology3-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology0-
Pharmacology5-
Molecular Pharmacology6-
Bioinformatics3-
Neuroscience3-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)8-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 20 completers-
Mathematics20-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 0 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science0-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 2 completers-
Philosophy2-
Physical Sciences [+] 34 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry23-
Geology/Earth Science2-
Physics9-
Psychology [+] 16 completers-
Psychology11-
Educational Psychology5-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 4 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies4-
Human Services [+] 8 completers-
0-
Public Administration2-
Public Policy Analysis0-
Social Work6-
Social Sciences [+] 24 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology1-
Economics8-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics0-
Political Science and Government3-
Sociology7-
Urban Studies/Affairs5-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 64 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences (other)3-
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs4-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry5-
Natural Products Chemistry and Pharmacognosy3-
Pharmacoeconomics/Pharmaceutical Economics0-
Public Health26-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist0-
Rehabilitation Science3-
Medical Informatics0-
Dietetics/Dietitian0-
Nursing Science14-
Nursing Practice0-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)6-
Business [+] 5 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management5-
Marketing/Marketing Management0-
History [+] 2 completers-
History2-
Total349
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 726 completers-
Dentistry105-
Medicine307-
Pharmacy190-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist8-
Physical Therapy/Therapist56-
Nursing Practice60-
Total726
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services [+] 13 completers-
Social Work13-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator9-
Nursing Science0-
Total22
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 0 completers-
Urban Education and Leadership0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 38 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Endodontics/Endodontology4-
Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery0-
Orthodontics/Orthodontology10-
Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics1-
Periodontics/Periodontology4-
Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology7-
Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences (other)0-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator12-
Total38

Graduate Student Population at UIC

For academic year 2019-2020, total 10,900 students enrolled into University of Illinois at Chicago graduate schools where it has total 31,683 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 7,863 full-time and 3,037 part-time students. By gender, 4,548 male and 6,352 female students are attending University of Illinois at Chicago graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for University of Illinois at Chicago.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
University of Illinois at Chicago
TotalMaleFemale
Total10,9004,5486,352
Full-time7,8633,4934,370
Part-tme3,0371,0551,982
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at University of Illinois at Chicago.
There are 4,530 White (41.56%), 843 Black/African American (7.73%), 1,168 Hispanic (10.72%), 1,450 Asian (13.30%), and 2,909 students with other races. 2,514 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of Illinois at Chicago
TotalMaleFemale
Total10,9004,5486,352
American Indian/Native American20713
Asian1,450607843
Black/African American843238605
Hispanic1,168435733
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander817
White4,5301,6832,847
Two More23296136
Un-Known1355976
Non-resident Alien2,5141,4221,092
University of Illinois at Chicago offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 818 graduate students (7.50% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 1,471 graduate students (13.50% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for University of Illinois at Chicago.
Distance Learning Student Population at University of Illinois at Chicago
Number of Students
Total10,900
Enrolled Online Exclusively818
Enrolled Some Online Courses1,471
Not in Online Courses8,611
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Illinois at Chicago. 3,156 students are aged 20 to 24 (28.95% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.01%), 348 students are aged above 50 (3.19%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Illinois at Chicago.
Graduate Student Population By Age at University of Illinois at Chicago
TotalMaleFemale
Total10,9004,5486,352
Age 18-19101
Age 20-211406773
Age 22-243,0161,3401,676
Age 25-294,0761,7182,358
Age 30-341,7407321,008
Age 35-39848329519
Age 40-49731246485
Age 50-64325107218
Over 6423914

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