University of Colorado Boulder - Master's Degree

CU-Boulder is one of 34 U.S. public institutions. They have a proud tradition of academic excellence, with five Nobel laureates and more than 50 members of prestigious academic academies.

  • Average Tuition USD 52,401

School Description

Two cities competed for the site of the University of Colorado: Boulder and Cañon City. The consolation prize for the losing city was to be home of the new Colorado State Prison.

Master Programs

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Accountancy

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Anthropology

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual knowledge of Anthropology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human language, culture, societies, biological and material remains, biology, and the behavior of primates.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Applied Mathematical Sciences

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Applied Mathematical Sciences. The program offers courses that focus on the application of mathematics and statistics to solve functional problems in fields like engineering and the applied sciences. The program offers courses that focus on dynamic systems, numerical analysis, controlled theory, statistical methods, asymptotic methods, and optimization theory.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Art History

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Art History. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the historical development of art; the theory of art; art history research methods; the conservation of works of art; and the study of specific periods, cultures, styles, and themes.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Business Administration

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Administration. The program offers courses that focus on the study of management theory; human resource management and behavior; accounting, purchasing and logistics; organization and production; marketing; and business decision-making.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Chemistry

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Chemistry. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general chemistry, organic chemistry, and chemical analysis.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Civil Engineering

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Civil Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of mathematical and scientific principles to problems that arise from creating and maintaining structures; mechanics; hydraulics; geotechnics; materials science; and statistical analysis.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Classics

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Classics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of literature, history, philosophy, languages, and archaeology of the ancient Greek and Roman worlds.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Communication

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Communication. The program offers courses that focus on public relations, connectivity and culture, multimedia, digital analytics, communication law and ethics, creative writing, and media design.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Computer Engineering

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Computer Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the mathematical and scientific areas in analysing, designing, developing and operating computer hardware and software systems, and related equipment and facilities.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Computer Science

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Computer Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of artificial intelligence, cyber security, the blockchain, and big data.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Dance

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Dance. The program offers courses that focus on the study of dance as a cultural phenomenon; dance techniques and choreography; history of dance; and dance production.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Economics

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Economics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the systematic and efficient allocation of resources; economic theory; micro and macroeconomics; comparative economic systems; banking systems; international economics; quantitative analytical methods; and public policy.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Education

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the concepts of Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of research, and administrative and support services related to learning and teaching.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Electrical Engineering

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Electrical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical and scientific principles and electrical power generation systems.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Engineering Management

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of accounting; engineering economy; financial management; industrial and human resource management; industrial psychology; management information systems; mathematical modeling and optimization; quality control; operations research; safety and health issues; and environmental program management.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    English

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with critical, practical, and analytical knowledge of the fundamentals of English. The program offers courses that focus on three major objectives; reading, writing, and literature.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    French

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that develop students' French conversation, reading, and compositional skills.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    History

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with comprehensive knowledge of History. The program offers courses that focus on developing an awareness of differing political, cultural, social, and economic structures in past societies and their interrelationship.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Journalism

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts and practical application of the fundamentals of Journalism. The program offers courses that focus on news writing and editing; reporting; photojournalism; layout and graphic design; journalism law and policy; professional standards and ethics; research methods; and journalism history and criticism.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Law

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with a comprehensive understanding of the world of law and contemporary governance, with a focus on the European Union. The program offers courses that focus on the independent professional practice of law; the legal system; and civil and criminal law.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Mathematics

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Mathematics. The program offers courses that focus on algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, topology and other mathematical specializations.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Mechanical Engineering

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing; the end-product systems used for manufacturing equipment; and hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Music

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Music. The program offers courses that focus on the study of medieval, renaissance, classical, romantic, jazz, pop, and rock music.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Philosophy

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Philosophy. The program offers courses that focus on the study of Eastern and Western philosophy, aesthetics, epistemology, ethics, logic, metaphysics, and contemporary philosophy.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Physics

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Physics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of matter and energy at a fundamental level using mathematics as the primary language to communicate concepts.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Political Science

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Political Science. The program offers courses that focus on understanding political ideas, ideologies, institutions, policies, processes, and behavior. As well as groups, classes, government, diplomacy, law, strategy, and war.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Psychology

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Psychology. The program offers courses that focus on understanding and analyzing human behavior.

  • Boulder, CO, United States

    Sociology

    USD 34,802 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Sociology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of family; religion; media; global development; and methods of research.

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Rankings

  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 97
  • Times World University Rankings
    Times World University Rankings 114
  • US News (National)
    US News (National) 96
  • QS Rankings (Global)
    QS Rankings (Global) 190
  • Forbes (USA)
    Forbes (USA) 131
  • ARWU - Shanghai Ranking
    ARWU - Shanghai Ranking 38

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  • Minimum GPA 2.50

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    Established in 1876

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          • S
            1992-1994, BA

            The University of Colorado at Boulder has some of the most outstanding educators in the United States. I value my education and I am proud and grateful that I had an opportunity to pursue my love of learning at this institution.

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            1978-1982, BA

            Excellant teachers and education. Boulder and the university is at the leading edge of progressive ideas. Beautiful location with an emphasis on outdoor activities of all kinds.

          • J
            1974-1977

            My time in Boulder attending CU are some of the best memories in my life. Attending CU in the mid 70's when diversity on campus was in its beginning stages made me the person I am today. I would recommend CU to any one who would like to attend a University that is rich in history and beauty.