University of Illinois at Springfield Graduate Schools

University of Illinois at Springfield (referred to as UIS) is a Public, 4 years school located in Springfield, IL. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Illinois at Springfield is $11,308 for Illinois residents and $18,393 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,761 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 4,575 including undergraduate students.

University of Illinois at Springfield Graduate School Overview

University of Illinois at Springfield (referred to as UIS) is a Public, 4 years school located in Springfield, IL. It is classified as a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1975 - Current[Estimated Date]).
UIS Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Illinois at Springfield (UIS)
AddressOne University Plaza, Springfield, IL 62703-5407
Phone217-206-6600
Webhttps://www.uis.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.uis.edu/admissions/applyToday.html
Financial Infohttps://www.uis.edu/financialaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Illinois at Springfield is $11,308 for Illinois residents and $18,393 for out-of-state students. The school has 1,761 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 4,575 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 32 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research). Among them, 19 programs are available online classes.
UIS Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$18,393
$11,308 for Illinois Residents
Student Population1,761
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs32 graduate programs
(19 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Illinois at Springfield is $11,308 for Illinois residents and $18,393 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. University of Illinois at Springfield offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, including tuition guarantee.
UIS 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Illinois Residents$11,308
Out-of-State$18,393
Illinois Residents-
Out-of-State-
University of Illinois at Springfield 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, 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 UIS
Distance Learning (Online Classes)19 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • 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

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Illinois at Springfield is $11,308 for Illinois residents and $18,393 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -7.81% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$8,772$2,536$15,857$2,536
2018-2019$8,550$2,936$15,247$2,936
2019-2020$8,270$2,936$15,240$2,936
2020-2021$8,247$2,736$14,021$2,736
The graduate school tuition & fees of UIS is average compared to public graduate schools in Illinois. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Illinois graduate tuition is $18,677 (public) / $20,561 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Illinois at Springfield$11,308$18,393
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Illinois Graduate Schools$12,017$19,615
Public$12,017$18,677
Private$20,561
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $9,759 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Illinois at Springfield. On-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-Campus
Room & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$9,760$2,700
2018-2019$9,760$2,700
2019-2020$9,760$2,700
2020-2021$9,760$2,700
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $368 for Illinois residents and $447 for other students at University of Illinois at Springfield. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -0.67% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$369$519
2018-2019$372$459
2019-2020$372$450
2020-2021$368$447

Graduate Programs at UIS

University of Illinois at Springfield offers 33 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, 832 students have completed their study at University of Illinois at Springfield.
Offered Degrees at University of Illinois at Springfield
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree2212805
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship102
Post Bachelor's Degree9722
Post Master's Degree113
Total3320832
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Illinois at Springfield by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Public Administration and Social Service Professions (other) program with 10 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Computer Science program with 338 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Public Administration program with 2 completers.
University of Illinois at Springfield offers 33 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 832 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 805 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 22 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 3 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) 33 completers-
Environmental Studies28-
Environmental Science5-
Communication and Journalism [+] 17 completers-
Communication5-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Journalism12-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (4 completers) 470 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst132$73,200
Computer Science338$77,600
Education [+] (2 completers) 25 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration13$48,800
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision12-
Legal Studies [+] (3 completers) 5 completers-
Law0-
Legal Professions and Studies (other)5-
English Language And Literature [+] 7 completers-
English Language and Literature7-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] (2 completers) 4 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities (other)4-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (2 completers) 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Mathematics and Computer Science0-
Psychology [+] 22 completers-
Psychology0-
Counseling Psychology22-
Human Services [+] (3 completers) 47 completers-
0-
Public Administration47$45,900
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 20 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Political Science and Government20-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 29 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Public Health29$48,300
Business [+] 77 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management45$61,300
Accounting32$54,300
History [+] 9 completers-
History9-
Total805
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services [+] 2 completers-
Public Administration2-
Total2
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (3 completers) 1 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration1-
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision0-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)0-
English Language And Literature [+] 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Human Services [+] (4 completers) 11 completers-
0-
Public Administration1-
Public Administration and Social Service Professions (other)10-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling0-
Public Health5-
Public Health (other)5-
Total22
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 3 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration3-
Total3

Graduate Student Population at UIS

For academic year 2021-2022, total 1,492 students enrolled into University of Illinois at Springfield graduate schools where it has total 4,575 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 470 full-time and 1,022 part-time graduate students. By gender, 713 male and 779 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
Total1,492713779
Full-time470198272
Part-tme1,022515507
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 923 White (61.86%), 161 Black/African American (10.79%), 79 Hispanic (5.29%), 82 Asian (5.50%), and 247 students with other races. 194 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,492713779
American Indian/Native American110
Asian824933
Black/African American1616299
Hispanic794633
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White923424499
Two More341717
Un-Known18108
Non-resident Alien19410490
University of Illinois at Springfield offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,198 graduate students (80.29% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 238 graduate students (15.95% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,492
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,198
Enrolled Some Online Courses238
Not in Online Courses56

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