Graduate Program Overview

University of Northern Colorado is a four-years, public school located in Greeley, Colorado. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022, the average graduate school tuition & fees is $13,366 for Colorado residents and $22,379 for out-of-state students. It offers sixty-eight (68) graduate programs and some programs are offered through distance learning.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameUniversity of Northern Colorado
TypeFour-years, Public
AddressCarter Hall - Rm 4000, Greeley, CO
Graduate School Students2,966 students
1,488 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)In-State$13,366
Student to Faculty16:1 (6.25%)
Number of Graduate ProgramsTotal 68 Graduate Programs
48 Master's, 20 Doctorate

2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at University of Northern Colorado with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Colorado residents, the tuition & fees are $13,366 and $22,379 for non-Colorado residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $622 for Colorado residents and $1,123 for out-of-state students.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022 COATuition Trends
2022 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$622$1,123
Books & Supplies$1,200
Room & Board$12,152 (On-Campus) / $11,844 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,290 (On-Campus) / $3,598 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$30,008$39,021
Off-Campus Total$30,008$39,021
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)

Conferred Degrees and Graduate Programs by Major

University of Northern Colorado offers Masters, Doctorate graduate degree/certificate programs through 68 major areas - 48 Master's (10 online programs), 20 Doctorate (2 online programs). 949 students have been conferred Master's degree and 128 students have received Doctorate degree last year.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
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.
Communication and Journalism
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
English Language and Literature
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 11,460 students enrolled in University of Northern Colorado including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 2,966 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 722 male and 2,244 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 979 full-time and 1,987 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 1,488 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 922 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students722
Women Students2,244
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students979
Part-time Students1,987
By race/ethnicity 2,260 White, 75 Black, and 56 Asian students are attending at University of Northern Colorado. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races75
34 students are younger than 22 and 716 students are older than 65. The school has 1,348 students aged between 22 and 30 and 868 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under34
40 & Over716
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 Northern Colorado, 1,488 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 922 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment2,966
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses1,488
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses922
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses556
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses1,488
Colorado Resident1,027
Other State In U.S.437
Outside of U.S.24

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