Upper Iowa University Graduate Schools

Upper Iowa University (referred to as UIU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Fayette, IA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Upper Iowa University is $19,685 in average. The school has 533 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,610 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Upper Iowa University (referred to as UIU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Fayette, IA. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1951 - Current).
UIU Directory Information
School NameUpper Iowa University (UIU)
Address605 Washington St, Fayette, IA 52142-1857
Phone563-425-5200
Webhttps://www.uiu.edu
Online Applicationhttps://uiu.edu/locations/fayette/Apply.html
Financial Infohttps://uiu.edu/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Upper Iowa University is $19,685 in average. The school has 533 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,610 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 93 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Post-Master Certificate. Among them, 58 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$19,685
Student Population533
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Post-Master Certificate
Number of Programs93 graduate programs
(58 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio11 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Upper Iowa University is $19,685 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $547.
Upper Iowa University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Upper Iowa University 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 are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)58 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

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Upper Iowa University is $19,685. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.78% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$18,324-
2018-2019$18,540-
2019-2020$21,060-
2020-2021$19,152-
2021-2022$19,685-
The graduate school tuition & fees of UIU is expensive compared to private graduate schools in Iowa. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Iowa graduate tuition is $17,029 (public) / $12,765 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Upper Iowa University$19,685
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Iowa Graduate Schools$10,873$13,536
Public$11,125$17,029
Private$12,765
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $12,829 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Upper Iowa University. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.99% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $12,829. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.99% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$9,760$3,286$9,760$3,286
2018-2019$8,454$3,286$8,454$3,286
2019-2020$8,706$3,286$8,706$3,286
2020-2021$9,105$3,352$9,105$3,352
2021-2022$9,410$3,419$9,410$3,419
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $547 at Upper Iowa University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.82% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$509
2018-2019$515
2019-2020$585
2020-2021$532
2021-2022$547

Graduate Programs at UIU

Upper Iowa University offers 29 graduate programs for Master's 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, 266 students have completed their study at Upper Iowa University.
Offered Degrees at Upper Iowa University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree1912266
Post Bachelor's Degree640
Post Master's Degree440
Total2920266
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Upper Iowa University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Curriculum and Instruction program with 1 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 90 completers.
Upper Iowa University offers 29 programs through Master's and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 266 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 266 students have earned/completed Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (3 completers) 58 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction8-
Educational Leadership and Administration14-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented2-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities11-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs2-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs2-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching4-
Reading Teacher Education9-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)6-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 17 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management17-
Psychology [+] (1 completers) 15 completers-
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology (other)15-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 7 completers-
Homeland Security7-
Human Services [+] (1 completers) 19 completers-
Public Administration19$53,800
Business [+] 150 completers-
Business Administration and Management51$61,400
Organizational Leadership35-
Accounting19-
Finance14-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration31-
Total266
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Homeland Security0-
Human Services [+] 0 completers-
Public Administration0-
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business [+] 0 completers-
Organizational Leadership0-
Accounting0-
Finance0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
Total0

Graduate Student Population at UIU

For academic year 2021-2022, total 533 students enrolled into Upper Iowa University graduate schools where it has total 3,610 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 438 full-time and 95 part-time graduate students. By gender, 191 male and 342 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
Total533191342
Full-time438154284
Part-tme953758
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 369 White (69.23%), 105 Black/African American (19.70%), 13 Hispanic (2.44%), 7 Asian (1.31%), and 39 students with other races. 13 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total533191342
American Indian/Native American101
Asian725
Black/African American1052877
Hispanic1376
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander101
White369140229
Two More505
Un-Known19415
Non-resident Alien13103
Upper Iowa University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 477 graduate students (89.49% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 15 graduate students (2.81% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total533
Enrolled Online Exclusively477
Enrolled Some Online Courses15
Not in Online Courses41
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Upper Iowa University. 68 students are aged 20 to 24 (12.76% of total students), 45 students are aged above 50 (8.44%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Upper Iowa University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total533191342
Age 20-21413
Age 22-24643232
Age 25-291153184
Age 30-341033469
Age 35-39843549
Age 40-491184276
Age 50-64431528
Over 64211

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