Graduate School

Information

Graduate programs, contact information and application deadlines are specified below. Visit the website of the department of your choice, or contact them directly to verify whether there are any additional requirements for admission.

Programs in red are eligible for the Western State Resident Tuition Classification Program, which offers residents from Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming the opportunity to pay in-state tuition. The benefit is automatically applied to qualified students' tuition bill based on their legal residency.  Effective Fall 2013.

Visit our Admissions page for information on how to apply.

Learn more about certificate programs, accelerated/dual degrees, and online programs.

Graduate Programs

Degrees

Required Tests

Program Start Term/ Application Deadline

Accounting
Phone (719) 255-3408
msa@uccs.edu
MSc GRE or GMAT

Fall/August 1

Spring/November 1

Summer/April 15

Applied Geography
Phone (719) 255-3789
eskop@uccs.edu
MA GRE Fall only/February 1
Applied Mathematics
Phone (719) 255-3554
Email: ksturm@uccs.edu
MS None

Fall, spring and summer/Rolling Admission

* Applications due one week prior to term start date

Applied Science: Mathematics
Phone (719) 255-3554
Email: ksturm@uccs.edu
PhD None

Fall and spring only/Rolling Admission

* Applications due one week prior to term start date

Applied Science: Physics
Phone (719) 255-5116
Email: klivesey@uccs.edu
PhD GRE (in some cases)

Fall, spring, and summer/Rolling Admission

*Applications due one week prior to term start date

B Degrees Required Tests Program Start Term/ Application Deadlines
Biology: Ecology & Evolution, Exercise Science or Molecular & Cellular
Phone (719) 255-7552
Email: sberrylo@uccs.edu
MSc GRE Fall only/February 1
Business Administration, Campus or Online
Phone: (719) 255-3408
Email: mba@uccs.edu
MBA GMAT or GRE

Fall/August 1

Spring/November 1

Summer/April 15

C Degrees Required Tests Program Start Term/Application Deadlines
Chemistry
Phone: (719) 255-3479
Email: tfleener@uccs.edu
MSc GRE

Fall and spring only/Rolling Admission

*Applications due one week prior to term start date

Communication
Phone: (719) 255-8193
Email: cbell3@uccs.edu
MA

GRE and 3.0 required

Rolling Admission

*Applications due one week prior to term start date

Computer Science
Phone (719) 255-3243
Email: alangfel@uccs.edu
MS

GRE (if GPA is <2.75)

Required for International Applicants

Fall/June 1

Spring/November 1

Summer/April 15

Computer Science: Games and Media Integration
Phone (719) 255-3243
Email: alangfel@uccs.edu
MS

GRE (if GPA is <2.75)

Required for International Applicants

Fall/June 1

Spring/November 1

Summer/April 15

Counseling and Human Services: Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Phone: (719) 255-4996
Email: education@uccs.edu
MA GRE or MAT Summer/February 28
Counseling and Human Services: Counseling & Leadership (Air Force Officer Command)
Phone: (719) 255-4096
Email: jsaunde3@uccs.edu
MA None Summer/February 28
Counseling and Human Services: School Counseling
Phone: (719) 255-4996
Email: education@uccs.edu
MA GRE or MAT Summer/February 28
Criminal Justice
Phone (719) 255-4993
Email: chill12@uccs.edu
MCJ GRE

Fall, spring, and summer/ Rolling Admissions

* Applications are due one week prior to term start date

Curriculum and Instruction Programs - On Campus and Online
Phone: (719) 255-4996
Email: education@uccs.edu
MA None

Fall, spring, and summer/Rolling Admission

*Applications due one week prior to term start date

Curriculum and Instruction: Science Education or Space Studies/Science Education
Phone: (719) 255-4996
Email: education@uccs.edu
MA None

Fall, spring, and summer/Rolling Admission

*Applications due one week prior to term start date

Curriculum and Instruction: Science Teaching or Space Studies/Science Teaching
Phone: (719) 255-4996
Email: education@uccs.edu
MSc None

Fall, spring, and summer/Rolling Admission

*Applicaions due one week prior to term start date

D Degrees Required Tests Program Start Term/Application Deadlines
Doctorate of Nursing Practice - Online Only 
Phone: (719) 255-4424
Email: dbusch@uccs.edu
DNP None Fall/February 3
E Degrees Required Tests Program Start Term/Application Deadlines
Electrical Engineering
Phone: (719) 255-3351 or 255-3548
Email: ewynhors@uccs.edu
MSEE GRE (in some cases)

Fall, spring, and summer/Rolling Admission

*Applications due one week prior to term start date

*Students applying for assistanships, application needs to be received by Fall/April 1 or Spring/October 1 

Electrical Engineering
Phone: (719) 255-3351 or 255-3548
Email: ewynhors@uccs.edu
PhD GRE (in some cases)

Fall, spring, and summer/Rolling Admission

*Applications due one week prior to term start date

Energy Engineering - Online Only
Phone: (719) 255-3246
Email: dhouse@uccs.edu
ME None

Fall/July 1

Spring/November 1

Engineering Management - Online Only
Phone: (719) 255-3246
Email: dhouse@uccs.edu
ME None

Fall/July 1

Spring/November 1

Engineering: Software Engineering
Phone (719) 255-3544
Email: alangfel@uccs.edu
ME

GRE (if GPA is <2.75)

Required for International Applicants

Fall/June 1

Spring/November 1

Summer/April 15

Engineering: Computer Science
Phone (719) 255-3544
Email: alangfel@uccs.edu
PhD

GRE (in some cases)

Required for International Applicants

Fall/June 1

Spring/November 1

Summer/April 15

Engineering: Information Assurance
Phone (719) 255-3544
Email: alangfel@uccs.edu
ME

GRE (if GPA is <2.75)

Required for International Applicants

Fall/June 1

Spring/November 1

Summer/April 15

Engineering: Security
Phone (719) 255-3544
Email: alangfel@uccs.edu
PhD

GRE (in some cases)

Required for International Applicants

Fall/June 1

Spring/November 1

Summer/April 15

Engineering Systems- Online Only
Phone: (719) 255-3246
Email: dhouse@uccs.edu
ME None

Fall/July 1

Spring/November 1

Engineering: Space Operations- Online Only
Phone: (719) 255-3246
Email: dhouse@uccs.edu
ME None

Fall/ July 1

Spring/November 1

H Degrees Required Tests Program Start Term/ Application Deadlines
Health Promotion
Phone: (719) 255-4421
Email: hhoch@uccs.edu
MSc GRE Fall/March 1 Priority Deadline, June 1 Final Deadline 
History
Phone: (719) 255-4069
Email: ismith2@uccs.edu
MA None

Fall and spring only/Rolling Admission

*Applications due one week prior to term start date

L Degrees Required Tests Program Start Term/Application Deadlines
Leadership: Education & Principal Licensure - On Campus and Online
Phone: (719) 255-4996
Email: education@uccs.edu
MA None

Fall, spring, and summer/Rolling Admission

*Applications due one week prior to term start date

Leadership: Educational Leadership, Research & Policy
Phone: (719) 255-4996
Email: education@uccs.edu
PhD GRE Fall/January 15 Priority Deadline, March 15 Final Deadline
Leadership: Student Affairs in Higher Education (SAHE)
Phone: (719) 255-4996
Email: education@uccs.edu
MA None Fall/January 15 Priority Deadline, March 15 Final Deadline
M Degrees Required Tests Program Start Term/ Application Deadlines
Mathematics
Phone: (719) 255-3554
Email: ksturm@uccs.edu
MSc None

Fall, spring, summer/Rolling Admission

*Applications due one week prior to term start date

Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Phone: (719) 255-3243
Email: svigil5@uccs.edu
PhD GRE (in some cases)

Fall/March 1

Spring/October 1

Mechanical Engineering
Phone: (719) 255-3243
Email: svigil5@uccs.edu
MS GRE

Fall/March 1

Spring/October 1

N Degrees Required Tests Program Start Term/Application Deadlines
Nursing: Nurse Practitioner or Nursing Education - Online only
Phone: (719) 255-4424
Email: dbusch@uccs.edu
MSN None

Fall/ March 15

Spring/August 15, extended to September 15th

P Degrees Required Tests Program Start Date/Application Deadlines
Physics
Phone (719) 255-5116
Email: klivesey@uccs.edu
MSc GRE (in some cases)

Fall/ July 1

Spring/December 1

Summer/May 1

Public Administration - Online and On Campus
Phone (719) 255-4047
Email: chill12@uccs.edu
MPA GRE

Fall, spring, summer/ Rolling Admission

* Applications are due one week prior to term start date

Psychology: Clinical (PhD): Geropsychology or Trauma Emphasis
Phone: (719) 255-4500
Email: ddubois@uccs.edu
PhD GRE Fall/December 1st
Psychology: Clinical or Psychological Science
Phone: (719) 255-4500
Email: ddubois@uccs.edu
MA GRE Fall/January 1
S Degrees Required Tests Program Start Term/Application Deadlines
Sociology
Phone: (719) 255-4153
Email: rkelbel@uccs.edu
MA GRE (if GPA is <3.0)

Fall/ February 1 for fellowship consideration or June 15th

Spring/December 1

Special Education
Phone: (719) 255-4996
Email: education@uccs.edu
MA None

Fall, spring, summer/Rolling Application

*Applications due one week prior to term start date

Sports Medicine: Athletic Training
Phone (719) 255-4421
Email: hhoch@uccs.edu
MSc GRE Fall/March 1 Priority Deadline, June 1 Final Deadline
Sports Medicine: Strength & Conditioning
Phone: (719) 255-4421
Email: hhoch@uccs.edu
MSc GRE Fall/March 1 Priority Deadline, June 1 Final Deadline
Sports Nutrition
Phone: (719) 255-4421
Email: hhoch@uccs.edu
MSc GRE Fall/March 1 Priority Deadline, June 1 Final Deadline
 
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