Graduate Programs Overview

University of Alaska Anchorage is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Anchorage, Alaska. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $12,148 for Alaska residents and $24,496 for other students in average.

It offers fifty-four graduate programs: 22 Master's, 20 Doctorate, 12 Post-Bachelor's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 203 students have been conferred Master's degree and 73 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameUniversity of Alaska Anchorage
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address3211 Providence Drive, Anchorage, AK
Graduate School Students663 students
375 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$12,148
Out-of-State$24,496
Student to Faculty14:1 (7.14%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 54 Graduate Programs
22 Master's, 12 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at University of Alaska Anchorage with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Alaska residents, the tuition & fees are $12,148 and $24,496 for non-Alaska residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $513 for Alaska residents and $1,079 for out-of-state students.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$10,773$22,659
Fees$1,375$1,837
Cost per Credit$513$1,079
Books & Supplies$1,320
Room & Board$12,662 (On-Campus) / $9,868 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$7,000 (On-Campus) / $8,486 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$33,130$45,478
Off-Campus Total$31,822$44,170
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$11,192$9,980$10,410$12,760$12,148
Out-of-State$21,712$19,582$20,500$25,711$24,496

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of Alaska Anchorage offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 153 major areas - 21 Master's (8 online programs), 2 Doctorate (1 online programs), 11 Post-Bachelor'(3 online programs). The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Total2037343-
Men74245-
Women1294938-
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Education
Engineering
Legal Studies
Human Services
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Education
Engineering
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Human Services
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Education
Legal Studies
Human Services
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Education
Engineering
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Human Services
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Agriculture
Computer And Information Sciences
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Mechanics and Repairers
Precision Production Trades
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business

Graduate Student Population

Total 12,766 students enrolled in University of Alaska Anchorage including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 663 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 220 male and 443 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 153 full-time and 510 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 375 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 76 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total663
Men Students220
Women Students443
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total663
Full-time Students153
Part-time Students510
By race/ethnicity 434 White, 18 Black, and 22 Asian students are attending at University of Alaska Anchorage. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total663
American Indian /
Native American
32
Asian22
Black18
Hispanic35
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
7
White434
Two or more races61
Un-Known32
1 students are younger than 22 and 175 students are older than 65. The school has 217 students aged between 22 and 30 and 270 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total663
21 & Under1
22-2459
25-29158
30-34152
35-39118
40 & Over175
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At University of Alaska Anchorage, 375 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 76 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment663
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses375
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses76
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses212
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses375
Alaska Resident350
Other State In U.S.21
Outside of U.S.2


Most Searched Alaska Colleges (last 30 days)

UndergraduateGraduate SchoolsOnline SchoolsTechnical Colleges

Related Articles and Ads