University of Wyoming Graduate Schools

University of Wyoming (referred to as UW) is a Public, 4 years school located in Laramie, WY. It is classified as Research University (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 Wyoming is $6,289 for Wyoming residents and $16,009 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,452 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 12,450 including undergraduate students.

University of Wyoming Graduate School Overview

University of Wyoming (referred to as UW) is a Public, 4 years school located in Laramie, WY. It is classified as Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
University of Wyoming is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1923 - Current[Estimated Date]).
University of WyomingDirectory Information
School NameUniversity of Wyoming (referred to as 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 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Wyoming is $6,289 for Wyoming residents and $16,009 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,452 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 12,450 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 116 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 7 programs are available online classes.
UW Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$16,009
$6,289 for Wyoming Residents
Student Population2,452
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs116 graduate programs
(7 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Wyoming is $6,289 for Wyoming residents and $16,009 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $271 for Wyoming residents and $811 for out-of-state students. University of Wyoming offers the alternative tuition plans.
UW 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Wyoming Residents$6,289
Out-of-State$16,009
Tuition per Credit Hour
Wyoming Residents$271
Out-of-State$811
University of Wyoming 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 Wyoming 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 at UW
Distance Learning (Online Classes)7 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

University of Wyoming 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Wyoming is $6,289 for Wyoming residents and $16,009 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.82% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at University of Wyoming
Wyoming ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$4,176$1,322$12,474$1,322
2016-2017$4,338$1,335$12,978$1,335
2017-2018$4,518$1,347$13,500$1,347
2018-2019$4,698$1,380$14,040$1,380
2019-2020$4,878$1,411$14,598$1,411
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $13,477 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Wyoming. On-campus living costs are increased by 0.88% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $13,477. Off-campus living costs are increased by 0.88% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at University of Wyoming
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$10,037$3,040$10,037$3,040
2016-2017$10,320$3,040$10,320$3,040
2017-2018$10,320$3,040$10,320$3,040
2018-2019$10,320$3,040$10,320$3,040
2019-2020$10,437$3,040$10,437$3,040
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $271 for Wyoming residents and $811 for other students at University of Wyoming. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.97% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour University of Wyoming
Wyoming ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$232$693
2016-2017$241$721
2017-2018$251$750
2018-2019$261$780
2019-2020$271$811
The law school tuition at University of Wyoming is $15,901 for Wyoming residents and $32,311 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $14,180 for Wyoming residents and $14,180 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at University of Wyoming.
2019-2020 Law School/Medical School Tuition at University of Wyoming
Wyoming ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Medicine$14,180-$14,180-
Pharmacy$16,252$1,411$34,374$1,411
Law$14,490$1,411$30,900$1,411

Graduate Programs at UW

University of Wyoming offers 115 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, 842 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 Degree634501
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship340113
Doctor's degree - other30149
Post Bachelor's Degree15879
Total11512842

University of Wyoming offers 115 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 842 students have completed their studies.
  • 501 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 149 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 79 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 21 completers-
Agricultural Economics3-
Animal Sciences4-
Plant Sciences2-
Agronomy and Crop Science1-
Range Science and Management7-
Soil Science and Agronomy4-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 2 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Environmental Studies2-
Architecture [+] 0 completers-
0-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning0-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 6 completers-
African Studies0-
American/United States Studies/Civilization6-
Communication and Journalism [+] 15 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric15-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science1-
Education [+] (1 completers) 93 completers$57,100
Education71$57,100
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services22-
Music Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 42 completers-
Engineering0-
Architectural Engineering1-
Chemical Engineering8-
Civil Engineering14-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering5-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering8-
Petroleum Engineering6-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 6 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
German Language and Literature1-
French Language and Literature0-
Spanish Language and Literature5-
Work and Family Studies [+] (1 completers) 3 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1-
Human Nutrition2-
English Language And Literature [+] 18 completers-
English Language and Literature8-
Creative Writing10-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 21 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biomedical Sciences0-
Molecular Biology2-
Botany/Plant Biology7-
Zoology/Animal Biology10-
Entomology1-
Neuroscience1-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 7 completers-
Mathematics4-
Statistics3-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 21 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Natural Sciences15-
International/Global Studies6-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (2 completers) 7 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science7-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 2 completers-
Philosophy2-
Physical Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology5-
Chemistry0-
Geology/Earth Science6-
Geophysics and Seismology1-
Hydrology and Water Resources Science0-
Physics8-
Psychology [+] 5 completers-
Psychology5-
Human Services [+] 44 completers-
0-
Public Administration24-
Social Work20$46,900
Social Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology5-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics5-
Geography5-
Political Science and Government3-
Sociology2-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 7 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music7-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 51 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist20-
Health Services Administration31-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Business [+] (2 completers) 87 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management62-
Accounting25-
Finance0-
History [+] 2 completers-
History2-
Total501
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 9 completers-
Animal Sciences4-
Plant Sciences1-
Agronomy and Crop Science1-
Range Science and Management1-
Soil Science and Agronomy2-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science2-
Education [+] 29 completers-
Education19-
Curriculum and Instruction5-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services5-
Engineering [+] 23 completers-
Engineering0-
Chemical Engineering2-
Civil Engineering9-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering4-
Mechanical Engineering3-
Petroleum Engineering5-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biomedical Sciences2-
Molecular Biology1-
Botany/Plant Biology0-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology3-
Zoology/Animal Biology2-
Entomology0-
Ecology8-
Neuroscience4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 3 completers-
Mathematics2-
Statistics1-
Physical Sciences [+] 14 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology2-
Chemistry4-
Geology/Earth Science1-
Geophysics and Seismology2-
Hydrology and Water Resources Science4-
Physics1-
Psychology [+] 6 completers-
Psychology6-
Social Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology3-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics2-
Business [+] 2 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)2-
Total113
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 64 completers-
Pharmacy51-
Nursing Practice13-
Total149
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (7 completers) 65 completers-
Indian/Native American Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration17-
Community College Education1-
Superintendency and Educational System Administration2-
Special Education and Teaching1-
Elementary Education and Teaching4-
Secondary Education and Teaching20-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching0-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)2-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor12-
Education (other)6-
Psychology [+] (2 completers) 7 completers-
Psychology0-
Counseling Psychology7-
Human Services [+] 6 completers-
0-
Social Work (other)6-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Performance1-
Total79

Graduate Student Population at UW

For academic year 2019-2020, total 2,452 students enrolled into University of Wyoming graduate schools where it has total 12,450 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,498 full-time and 954 part-time students. By gender, 1,154 male and 1,298 female students are attending University of Wyoming graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for University of Wyoming.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
University of Wyoming
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,4521,1541,298
Full-time1,498735763
Part-tme954419535
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at University of Wyoming.
There are 1,612 White (65.74%), 16 Black/African American (0.65%), 80 Hispanic (3.26%), 40 Asian (1.63%), and 704 students with other races. 349 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of Wyoming
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,4521,1541,298
American Indian/Native American1156
Asian402020
Black/African American16106
Hispanic803545
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander312
White1,612703909
Two More814041
Un-Known260112148
Non-resident Alien349228121
University of Wyoming offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 736 graduate students (30.02% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 432 graduate students (17.62% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for University of Wyoming.
Distance Learning Student Population at University of Wyoming
Number of Students
Total2,452
Enrolled Online Exclusively736
Enrolled Some Online Courses432
Not in Online Courses1,284
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Wyoming. 617 students are aged 20 to 24 (25.16% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.04%), 120 students are aged above 50 (4.89%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Wyoming.
Graduate Student Population By Age at University of Wyoming
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,4521,1541,298
Age 18-19101
Age 20-21552134
Age 22-24562233329
Age 25-29802420382
Age 30-34408226182
Age 35-3922797130
Age 40-49277111166
Age 50-641114269
Over 64945

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