University of Alaska Anchorage Graduate Programs

University of Alaska Anchorage is a Public, 4 years school located in Anchorage, AK. UAA offers total 57 graduate programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate degree/programs.

  • Graduate Tuition & fees: $24,034 ($12,148 Alaska residents)
  • Graduate Students: 759
  • Graduate Programs: 57

UAA Graduate Programs Overview

University of Alaska Anchorage (referred to as UAA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Anchorage, AK. UAA offers total 57 graduate programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate degree/programs.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees at University of Alaska Anchorage is $12,148 for Alaska residents and $24,034 for out-of-state students when a student attends full-time status. The tuition per credit hour is $513 for Alaska residents and $1,079 for out-of-state students. Total 759 students have enrolled in graduate programs where the school has total population of 14,644 with undergraduate students.
UAA 2020 Graduate Programs Key Facts
Tuition & FeesAlaska residents: $12,148
Out-of-State: $24,034
Costs per CreditAlaska residents: $513
Out-of-State: $1,079
Graduate Students759
Graduate Programs57 programs
Offered Graduate DegreeMaster's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate

Who Accredits University of Alaska Anchorage

University of Alaska Anchorage is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (12/1/1974 - Current).

Graduate Degree & Major Programs, Number of Completers

University of Alaska Anchorage graduate schools offers 57 major programs and 12 programs are available on distance learning. Last year, total 337 students have earned their graduate degrees/certificate at UAA. Next tables summarize the offered graduate major programs and its sub-programs at UAA with number of completers.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Education [+] 9 programs (3 online)71
Education1 program 25
Educational Leadership and Administration1 program (1 online)12
Adult and Continuing Education Administration1 program 0
Special Education and Teaching1 program (1 online)11
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services1 program 0
Student Counseling and Personnel Services (other)1 program 6
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)1 program (1 online)16
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)1 program 1
Education (other)1 program 0
Engineering [+] 5 programs 53
Civil Engineering1 program 15
Civil Engineering (other)1 program 16
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering1 program 1
Mechanical Engineering1 program 1
Engineering (other)1 program 20
English Language And Literature [+] 2 programs 20
English Language and Literature1 program 7
Creative Writing1 program 13
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 program 2
Biology/Biological Sciences1 program 2
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 program 2
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1 program 2
Physical Sciences [+] 1 program 0
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)1 program 0
Psychology [+] 2 programs 8
Clinical Psychology1 program 8
Counseling Psychology1 program 0
Human Services [+] 2 programs (1 online)25
Public Administration1 program 6
Social Work1 program (1 online)19
Social Sciences [+] 1 program 6
Anthropology1 program 6
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 programs (2 online)34
Public Health1 program (1 online)12
Dietetics/Dietitian1 program (1 online)0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1 program 22
Business [+] 3 programs (1 online)26
Business Administration and Management1 program 0
Operations Management and Supervision1 program (1 online)0
Management Science1 program 26
Total30 programs (7 online)247
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Psychology [+] 1 program 2
Psychology1 program 2
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 programs (1 online)0
Nursing Practice1 program (1 online)0
Total2 programs (1 online)2
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Education [+] 14 programs (3 online)72
Educational Leadership and Administration1 program (1 online)12
Adult and Continuing Education Administration1 program 0
Educational/Instructional Technology1 program 0
Special Education and Teaching1 program (1 online)13
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments1 program 5
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services1 program 2
Elementary Education and Teaching1 program 5
Secondary Education and Teaching1 program 0
Early Childhood Education and Teaching1 program 1
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)1 program (1 online)0
Foreign Language Teacher Education1 program 34
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching1 program 0
Reading Teacher Education1 program 0
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)1 program 0
Engineering [+] 2 programs 0
Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering1 program 0
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering1 program 0
Legal Studies [+] 1 program 5
Legal Assistant/Paralegal1 program 5
Human Services [+] 3 programs 2
Human Services1 program -
Social Work1 program 0
Youth Services/Administration1 program 2
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 4 programs (1 online)8
Dietetics/Dietitian1 program 8
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1 program 0
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing1 program 0
Nursing Education1 program (1 online)0
Business [+] 1 programs 1
Construction Management1 program 1
Total25 programs (4 online)88

2020 Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average tuition & fees of UAA graduate programs is $12,148 for Alaska residents and $24,034 for other students. The tuition per credit hour for graduate program is $513 for Alaska residents and $1,079 for other students. The average living costs is $17,170 when a student lives on campus housing.
2019-2020 Graduate Program Tuition at UAA
Alaska residentsOut of State
Tuition$11,286$23,738
Fees$1,474$1,973
Costs per Credit Hour$513$1,079
Living on-campus$17,170
Living off-campus$15,924

Graduate Student Population

At UAA graduate schools, there are total 759 graduate students. Among them, 328 students have enrolled graduate programs online exclusively. By gender, there are 264 men and 495 women students at UAA graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population at UAA.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at University of Alaska Anchorage
TotalMaleFemale
Total759264495
American Indian/Native American36729
Asian321022
Black/African American231013
Hispanic451530
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander716
White509182327
Two More601446
Un-Known251114
Graduate Student Population in Online Programs at UAA
Total Graduate StudentsEnrolled ExclusivelyEnrolled Some CoursesNot In Online Courses
Number of Students759328141290

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University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) is a Public, 4 years school located in Fairbanks, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $7,176 for Alaska residents and $21,312 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 7,404 and student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1 (9.09%).
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University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Anchorage, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $8,622 for Alaska residents and $25,228 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 14,644 and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%).
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University of Alaska Southeast (Alaska Southeast) is a Public, 4 years school located in Juneau, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $6,960 for Alaska residents and $21,096 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 2,266 and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1 (10.00%).
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Alaska Pacific University (Alaska Pacific) is a Private, 4 years school located in Anchorage, AK. The 2020 tuition & fees is $20,760. The school has a total enrollment of 502 and student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1 (14.29%).
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All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020