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Graduate Programs at Columbia University

Graduate Program 246 Programs
Online Graduate Courses 16 Programs
Graduate Enrollment 22,861
Offered Award Levels Master's, Doctorate
Tuition & Fees $49,968

Graduate Programs Overview

Columbia University in the City of New York offers 246 graduate programs as well as undergraduate programs. Among them, 16 graduate programs are available through distance education (online classes). Total 22,861 graduate students have enrolled in graduate programs at Columbia University and 586 students enrolled online exclusively in graduate programs. For the academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate program tuition & fees are $49,968. Next table summarizes the general information about graduate programs at Columbia University in the City of New York.
Graduate Program Information
Awarded Degree ProgramsMaster's (140 programs)
Doctorate - Research (101 programs)
Doctorate - Practical (5 programs)
Online Graduate ProgramsMaster's (12 programs)
Doctorate - Research (4 programs)
Tuition & Fees$49,968
Graduate Student Enrollment22,861 graduate students
586 enrolled in online courses
* The tuition & fees are for regular (traditional) graduate degree program and, for online programs, tuition rate may differ from it.
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Offered Graduate Degrees at Columbia University

It offers 246 graduate programs through online and on-site (classroom) education. Through distance learning, it offers Master's and Doctorate degree and/or programs. The Next table lists the number of graduate programs by offered degree and online availability. You can check the offered major programs by degree at the area of study page.
Offered Degrees and Number of Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Master's Degree14012
Post Master's Degree1300
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1014
Doctor's degree - professional practice50
Total24616

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate program tuition & fees are $49,968 at Columbia University in the City of New York. The 2020 graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.26% compared to the previous year. The next table shows the graduate school tuition & fees trends over last 4 years.
2020 Graduate Tuition & Fees
2017201820192020
Tuition & Fees$45,554$46,956$48,390$49,968
* The tuition & fees are for regular (traditional) graduate degree program and, for online programs, tuition rate may differ from it.
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[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New York Graduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate School Student Population

At Columbia University in the City of New York, 22,861 students are enrolled in graduate programs - 10,439 male and 12,422 female students. By attendance status, there are 18,406 full-time and 4,455 part-time students. The Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Enrollment
TotalFemaleMale
Total22,86112,42210,439
Full-time18,40610,1628,244
Part-time4,4552,2602,195
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New York Graduate School Student Population

Enrolled Students in Online Graduate Programs

At Columbia University in the City of New York, 586 students are enrolled exclusively in graduate online courses and 1,138 students are enrolled in some online courses out of total of 22,861 students.
Distance Learning Enrollment in Graduate Programs
Graduate Students
Total22,861
Online Exclusively586
In Some Online Classes1,138
Not In Online Classes21,137
[Chart] Columbia University in the City of New York Enrolled Students in Online Graduate Programs