Degree Programs by School

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Degree Programs by School

Welcome to our by-school degree finder tool. We've broken out each program offered by UCCS below. To find our in-person courses, please look for the building symbol.  To find online programs, look for the website icon.

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.

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Programs marked with a W 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.
 

*Note: UCCS Scholarships are available through the student portal for admitted students, this means you have to be accepted to a graduate program before you can apply. Please keep this in mind and apply as early as you can for the best financial opportunities. Visit the Scholarship department website for more information.

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College of Business and Administration

  • Accounting

    Degree: MSA
    Availability:
    Phone: (719)255-3408
    Email: gsba@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE or GMAT
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: June 1 (Priority), August 1 (Final)
    Spring: November 1 (Priority), December 1 (Final)
    Summer: April 1 (Priority), May 1 (Final)
    *Summer 2020 Deadline extended to May 18th
    *Fall 2020 Deadline extended to August 1st
     
  • Business Administration

    Degree: MBA
    Concentration: Click here for a list
    Availability:
    Phone: (719) 255-3408
    Email: gsba@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GMAT or GRE
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: June 1 (Priority), August 1 (Final)
    Spring: November 1 (Priority), December 1 (Final)
    Summer: April 1 (Priority), May 1 (Final)
    *Summer 2020 Deadline extended to May 18th
    *Fall 2020 Deadline extended to August 1st
     

College of Education

College of Engineering and Applied Science

  • Computer Science

    Degree: MS
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3544
    Email: csinfo@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE (if GPA is <2.75)
    * Required for International Applicants
    *GRE not required for Summer 2020 or Fall 2020 applications. Scores can be submitted and will be reviewed to help determine academic qualifications.
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: June 1
    Spring: November 1
     
  • Computer Science: Games and Media Integration

    Degree: MS
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3544
    Email: csinfo@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE (if GPA is <2.75)
    * Required for International Applicants
    *GRE not required for Summer 2020 or Fall 2020 applications. Scores can be submitted and will be reviewed to help determine academic qualifications.
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: June 1
    Spring: November 1
     
  • Cybersecurity

    Degree: ME
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3544
    Email: csinfo@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE (if GPA is <2.75)
    * Required for International Applicants
    *GRE not required for Summer 2020 or Fall 2020 applications. Scores can be submitted and will be reviewed to help determine academic qualifications.
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: June 1
    Spring: November 1
     
  • Electrical Engineering

    Degree: MSEE
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3351 or 255-3548
    Email: ewynhors@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE (in some cases)
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall, spring, and summer: Rolling Admission
    *Applications due one week prior to term start date
    *Students applying for assistantships, application needs to be received by Fall/April 1 or Spring/October 1
     
  • Mechanical Engineering

    Degree: MS
    Concentration: General ; Solid Mechanics ; Thermal/Fluid Systems ; Dynamic & Controls
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3243
    Email: mae@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: January 15 for full consideration of TA and RA positions (Applications accepted until March 15)
    Spring: August 15 for full consideration of TA and RA positions (Applications accepted until October 15)
     
  • Engineering Management

    Degree: ME
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3246
    Email: dhouse@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    None
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: July 1
    Spring: November 1
    *Fall 2020 Deadline extended to July 15
     
  • Software Engineering

    Degree: ME
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3544
    Email: csinfo@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE (if GPA is <2.75)
    * Required for International Applicants
    *GRE not required for Summer 2020 or Fall 2020 applications. Scores can be submitted and will be reviewed to help determine academic qualifications.
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: June 1
    Spring: November 1
     
  • Space Operations

    Degree: ME
    Availability:  W
    Phone: (719) 255-3246
    Email: dhouse@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    None
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: July 1
    Spring: November 1
    *Fall 2020 Deadline extended to July 15
     
  • Systems Engineering

    Degree: ME
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3246
    Email: dhouse@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    None
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: July 1
    Spring: November 1
    *Fall 2020 Deadline extended to July 15
     
  • Computer Science

    Degree: PhD
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3544
    Email: csinfo@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE (if GPA is <2.75)
    * Required for International Applicants
    *GRE not required for Summer 2020 or Fall 2020 applications. Scores can be submitted and will be reviewed to help determine academic qualifications.
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: June 1
    Spring: November 1
     
  • Electrical Engineering

    Degree: PhD
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3351 or 255-3548
    Email: ewynhors@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE (in some cases)
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall, spring, and summer: Rolling Admission
    *Applications due one week prior to term start date
     
  • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

    Degree: PhD
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3243
    Email: mae@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE (in some cases)
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: January 15 for full consideration of TA and RA positions (Applications accepted until March 15)
    Spring: August 15 for full consideration of TA and RA positions (Applications accepted until October 15)
     
  • Security

    Degree: PhD
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3544
    Email: csinfo@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE (if GPA is <2.75)
    * Required for International Applicants
    *GRE not required for Summer 2020 or Fall 2020 applications. Scores can be submitted and will be reviewed to help determine academic qualifications.
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: June 1
    Spring: November 1
     

College of Letters, Arts & Sciences

Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences

  • Health Promotion

    Degree: MSc
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-4421
    Email: hhoch@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: January 20 (Priority), June 1 (New final date)
    *Fall 2020 deadline extended to June 30
     
  • Nursing: Nurse Practitioner

    Degree: MSN
    Concentration: Primary Care Adult/Gero Nurse Practitioner ; Primary Care Family Nurse Practitioner ; Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-4458
    Email: dschult3@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    None
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: March 15
    Spring: August 15
    *Psychiatric Mental Health Concentration has Fall start only.
     
  • Physiology (Applied Science)

    Degree: MSc
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3938
    Email: asubudhi@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE
    Start / Deadlines:Fall: January 20 (Priority), June 1 (Final)
    *Fall 2020 deadline extended to July 1
  • Sport Nutrition

    Degree: MSc
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-8125
    Email: sclark6@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: January 20 (Priority), June 1 (Final)
     
  • Athletic Training

    Degree: MSAT
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-4315
    Email: aelder@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    GRE
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: January 20 (Priority); May 30 (Final)
    *Fall 2020 deadline extended to June 15
     
  • Strength & Conditioning

    Degree: MS
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-3938
    Email: asubudhi@uccs.edu

    Required Test:
    GRE
    Start / Deadlines:
    This program is not accepting applications at this time

     

  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice

    Degree: DNP
    Concentration: Primary Care Adult/Gero Nurse Practitioner ; Primary Care Family Nurse Practitioner ; Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-4458
    Email: dschult3@uccs.edu

    Required Test:
    None
    Start / Deadlines:
    Summer: February 3

     

  • Nursing: Doctorate of Nursing Practice BSN to DNP

    Degree: DNP
    Concentration: Primary Care Adult/Gero Nurse Practitioner ; Primary Care Family Nurse Practitioner ; Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-4458
    Email: dschult3@uccs.edu

    Required Test:
    None (100% online)
    Start / Deadlines:
    Summer: February 3

     

School of Public Affairs

  • Criminal Justice

    Degree: MCJ
    Availability:   
    Phone: (719) 255-4993
    Email: spa@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    None
    Start / Deadlines:
    Spring: December 1
    Summer: May 1
    Fall: August 1
    *Fall 2020 deadline extended to August 10
     
  • Criminal Justice and Public Administration Dual Degree

    Degree: MCJ/MPA
    Availability:   
    Phone: (719) 255-4993
    Email: spa@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    None
    Start / Deadlines:
    Spring: December 1
    Summer: May 1
    Fall: August 1
    *Fall 2020 deadline extended to August 10
     
  • Public Administration

    Degree: MPA
    Availability:   W
    Phone: (719) 255-3566
    Email: cmoon@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    None
    Start / Deadlines:
    Spring: December 1
    Summer: May 1
    Fall: August 1
    *Fall 2020 deadline extended to August 10
     
  • Public Administration and Sociology Dual Degree

    Degree: MPA/MA Sociology
    Availability:   W
    Phone: (719) 255-3566 (MPA) and (719) 255-4138
    Email: cmoon@uccs.edu and jmontezd@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    None
    Start / Deadlines:
    Fall: April 15
    Spring: November 15
    *Fall 2020 deadline extended to May 1
     
  • Social Work

    Degree: MSW
    Availability:  
    Phone: (719) 255-4011
    Email: csimmon4@uccs.edu
    Required Test:
    N/A
    Start / Deadlines:
    Traditional MSW (e.g., Full Time and Extended MSW program) Fall: December 2 (early applications), February 1 (scholarship priority), April 15 (priority)
    *Fall 2020 priority deadline extended to May 15
    Advanced standing program (2021 start)
    Summer: March 1