Graduate Programs Overview

University of Northern Iowa is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Cedar Falls, Iowa. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $10,432 for Iowa residents and $22,648 for other students in average.

It offers seventy-five graduate programs: 67 Master's, 8 Doctorate programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 520 students have been conferred Master's degree and 23 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameUniversity of Northern Iowa
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address1227 W 27th St, Cedar Falls, IA
Graduate School Students1,651 students
426 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$10,432
Student to Faculty18:1 (5.56%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 75 Graduate Programs
67 Master's

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at University of Northern Iowa with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Iowa residents, the tuition & fees are $10,432 and $22,648 for non-Iowa residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $509 for Iowa residents and $1,091 for out-of-state students.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$509$1,091
Books & Supplies$800
Room & Board$9,160 (On-Campus) / $9,160 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$2,396 (On-Campus) / $2,396 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$22,788$35,004
Off-Campus Total$22,788$35,004
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of Northern Iowa offers Masters, Doctorate graduate degree/certificate programs through 75 major areas - 61 Master's (14 online programs), 7 Doctorate . 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.
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Social Sciences
Human Services
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Engineering Technology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Computer And Information Sciences
Communication and Journalism
Library Science
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics And Statistics
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
English Language And Literature
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Engineering Technology

Graduate Student Population

Total 11,187 students enrolled in University of Northern Iowa including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 1,651 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 489 male and 1,162 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 519 full-time and 1,132 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 426 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 225 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students489
Women Students1,162
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students519
Part-time Students1,132
By race/ethnicity 1,269 White, 45 Black, and 10 Asian students are attending at University of Northern Iowa. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
American Indian /
Native American
Two or more races13
24 students are younger than 22 and 343 students are older than 65. The school has 774 students aged between 22 and 30 and 510 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under24
40 & Over343
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 Iowa, 426 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 225 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment1,651
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses426
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses225
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses1,000
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses426
Iowa Resident0
Other State In U.S.426
Outside of U.S.0

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