University of Wyoming Graduate School

University of Wyoming (referred to as UW) is a Public, 4 years school located in Laramie, WY.
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of UW is $7,239 for Wyoming residents and $18,381 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,582 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,100 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

University of Wyoming (referred to as UW) is a Public, 4 years school located in Laramie, WY.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1923 - Current[Estimated Date]).
UW Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Wyoming (UW)
AddressCorner of Ninth and Ivinson, Laramie, WY 82071
Phone307-766-1121
Webhttps://www.uwyo.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.uwyo.edu/admissions/apply.html
Financial Infohttps://www.uwyo.edu/sfa
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees of UW is $7,239 for Wyoming residents and $18,381 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,582 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 11,100 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 217 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 16 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$18,381
$7,239 for Wyoming Residents
Student Population2,582
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs217 graduate programs
(16 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at UW is $7,239 for Wyoming residents and $18,381 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $311 for Wyoming residents and $930 for out-of-state students.
UW offers the alternative tuition plans.
2023 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Wyoming Residents$7,239
Out-of-State$18,381
Tuition per Credit Hour
Wyoming Residents$311
Out-of-State$930
UW 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)16 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

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Wyoming is $7,239 for Wyoming residents and $18,381 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 4.62% 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
Wyoming ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2018-2019$4,698$1,380$14,040$1,380
2019-2020$4,878$1,411$14,598$1,411
2020-2021$5,076$1,441$15,174$1,441
2021-2022$5,382$1,477$16,092$1,477
2022-2023$5,598$1,641$16,740$1,641
The graduate school tuition & fees of UW is average compared to public graduate schools in Wyoming. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,499 and the Wyoming graduate tuition is $18,381 (public) / - (private).
The following table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Wyoming$7,239$18,381
All Graduate Schools$15,996$19,499
Public$11,279$20,404
Private$19,608
Wyoming Graduate Schools$7,239$18,381
Public$7,239$18,381
Private-
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $14,794 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at UW.
On-campus living costs are increased by 3.25% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,794. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.25% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$10,320$3,040$10,320$3,040
2019-2020$10,437$3,040$10,437$3,040
2020-2021$10,615$3,184$10,615$3,184
2021-2022$11,144$3,184$11,144$3,184
2022-2023$11,610$3,184$11,610$3,184
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $311 for Wyoming residents and $930 for other students at University of Wyoming. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 4.03% compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Wyoming ResidentsOut-of-State
2018-2019$261$780
2019-2020$271$811
2020-2021$282$843
2021-2022$299$894
2022-2023$311$930
The law school tuition at University of Wyoming is $17,601 for Wyoming residents and $35,721 for out-of-state students for academic year 2022-2023. For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $17,842 for Wyoming residents and $17,842 for out-of-state students.
The following table shows the tuition & fees for law school and medical school at UW.
2022-2023 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of Wyoming
Wyoming ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Medicine$17,843-$17,843-
Pharmacy$18,632$1,641$39,406$1,641
Law$15,960$1,641$34,080$1,641

Graduate Programs at UW

University of Wyoming offers 112 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, 802 students have completed their study at University of Wyoming.
Offered Degrees at University of Wyoming
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree585502
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship33093
Doctor's degree - other30132
Post Bachelor's Degree181075
Total11215802
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Wyoming by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 19 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 73 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 70 completers.
University of Wyoming offers 112 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 802 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 502 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 132 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 75 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 19 completers-
Agricultural Economics4-
Animal Sciences7-
Plant Sciences4-
Agronomy and Crop Science1-
Range Science and Management2-
Soil Science and Agronomy1-
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 4 completers-
Environmental Studies4-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 4 completers-
American/United States Studies/Civilization4-
Communication and Journalism [+] 11 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric11-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Computer Science4-
Education [+] (1 completers) 108 completers$57,100
Education70$57,100
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services37-
Music Teacher Education1-
Engineering [+] 37 completers-
Architectural Engineering5-
Chemical Engineering5-
Civil Engineering7-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering9-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering1-
Mechanical Engineering8-
Petroleum Engineering2-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 3 completers-
Spanish Language and Literature3-
Work and Family Studies [+] (1 completers) 2 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1-
Human Nutrition1-
English Language and Literature [+] 13 completers-
English Language and Literature7-
Creative Writing6-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 23 completers-
Biomedical Sciences--
Molecular Biology2-
Botany/Plant Biology4-
Zoology/Animal Biology17-
Entomology--
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 12 completers-
Mathematics6-
Statistics6-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 13 completers-
Natural Sciences7-
International/Global Studies6-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 9 completers-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science9-
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] --
Philosophy--
Physical Sciences [+] 22 completers-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology6-
Chemistry--
Geology/Earth Science7-
Geophysics and Seismology3-
Hydrology and Water Resources Science--
Physics6-
Psychology [+] 7 completers-
Psychology7-
Human Services [+] 43 completers-
Public Administration16-
Social Work27$46,900
Social Sciences [+] 21 completers-
Anthropology10-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics8-
Geography2-
Political Science and Government1-
Sociology--
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 13 completers-
Music13-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 41 completers-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist18-
Health Services Administration23-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse--
Business [+] (2 completers) 88 completers-
Business Administration and Management73-
Accounting11-
Finance4-
History [+] 5 completers-
History5-
Total502
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 5 completers-
Animal Sciences1-
Plant Sciences4-
Range Science and Management--
Soil Science and Agronomy--
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Computer Science2-
Education [+] 19 completers-
Education9-
Curriculum and Instruction7-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services3-
Engineering [+] 25 completers-
Chemical Engineering6-
Civil Engineering7-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering1-
Mechanical Engineering5-
Petroleum Engineering6-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Biomedical Sciences--
Molecular Biology--
Botany/Plant Biology--
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology5-
Zoology/Animal Biology--
Entomology--
Ecology6-
Neuroscience--
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Mathematics2-
Statistics--
Physical Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology2-
Chemistry6-
Geology/Earth Science4-
Geophysics and Seismology2-
Hydrology and Water Resources Science1-
Physics5-
Psychology [+] 4 completers-
Psychology4-
Social Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Anthropology2-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics1-
Business [+] 2 completers-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)2-
Total93
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 70 completers-
Law70-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 62 completers-
Pharmacy44-
Nursing Practice18-
Total132
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business [+] 5 completers-
Business Administration and Management5-
Total75

Graduate Student Population at UW

For the academic year 2022-2023, total 2,582 students enrolled into University of Wyoming graduate schools where it has total 11,100 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,581 full-time and 1,001 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,112 male and 1,470 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
Total2,5821,1121,470
Full-time1,581721860
Part-tme1,001391610
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,756 White (68.01%), 21 Black/African American (0.81%), 178 Hispanic (6.89%), 45 Asian (1.74%), and 582 students with other races. 351 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,5821,1121,470
American Indian/Native American18711
Asian451827
Black/African American21813
Hispanic17864114
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander202
White1,7567121,044
Two More692940
Un-Known1426181
Non-resident Alien351213138
University of Wyoming offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 806 graduate students (31.22% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 852 graduate students (33.00% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,582
Enrolled Online Exclusively806
Enrolled Some Online Courses852
Not in Online Courses924
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Wyoming. 652 students are aged 20 to 24 (25.25% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.04%), 141 students are aged above 50 (5.46%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Wyoming.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,5821,1121,470
Age 18-19101
Age 20-21511239
Age 22-24601242359
Age 25-29767352415
Age 30-34410201209
Age 35-39285125160
Age 40-49326132194
Age 50-641314487
Over 641046

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