Graduate Program Overview - Columbia University in the City of New York

Columbia University in the City of New York is a Private, 4 years located in New York, NY. Columbia University in the City of New York is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
  • The 2020 graduate tuition & fees of Columbia University in the City of New York is $46,956 for New York residents and $51,194 for out-of-state where the average tuition & fees of all graduate schools is $19,186.
  • Total 22,861 students have enrolled in graduate schools at Columbia University in the City of New York and, of that, 586 graduate school students enrolled online exclusively.
  • Columbia University in the City of New York offers 375 graduate programs and 18 graduate programs are available in online classes.

2020 Tuition & fees

The 2020 graduate tuition & fees at Columbia University graduate schools is $46,956 for New York residents and $51,194 for out-of-state students. The tuition & fees has increased by 3.26% from last year.
Next table shows the 2020 graduate tuition & fees and the tuition trends over last 5 years at Columbia University.
You can check and view more costs information including living costs, books & supplies, and tuition per credit hour at Columbia University in the City of New York Cost of Attendance page

Tuition Trends Table

Columbia University 2020 Graduate Tuition & fees
YearNew York ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2016$42,280$1,896$42,280$1,896
2017$43,552$2,002$43,552$2,002
2018$44,864$2,092$44,864$2,092
2019$46,216$2,174$46,216$2,174
2020$47,600$2,368$47,600$2,368
2021$49,024$2,170$49,024$2,170

Tuition Per Credit Hour

Columbia University 2020 Graduate Tuition Per Credit Hour
YearNew York ResidentsOut-of-State
2016$1,544$1,544
2017$1,622$1,622
2018$1,704$1,704
2019$1,790$1,790
2020$1,880$1,880
2021$1,974$1,974

Offered Graduate Degrees and Major Programs

The graduate schools at Columbia University in the City of New York offers 467 major programs through Master's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice), Post BS Certificate, Post MS Certificate, degrees/programs. Of that, 16 graduate programs are offering via distance learning (online classes).
You can view all major programs including undergraduate programs offered at Columbia University in the City of New York at Area of Study & Major Program page with completer and earning after graduation information.

Number of Graduate Programs by Degree/Certificate

Number of Graduate ProgramsNumber of Online Graduate Programs
Master's14012
Doctorate (Research)1014
Doctorate (Professional)50
Post-BS Certificate10
Post-MS Certificate1300
Total46716

Popular Graduate Programs

Post-graduateMaster'sDoctorate

Graduate Student Population

At Columbia University, there are 31,077 students including both undergraduate and graduate students. Of that, 22,861 students have enrolled in graduate programs. By gender, there are 10,439 male and 12,422 female students are attending the graduate school. The male to female ratio is 0.84 to 1
Columbia University in the City of New York offers online graduate degree/certificate programs and 586 students enrolled in online graduate programs.
You can check and view more student population by gender, race, age, and online enrollment at Columbia University in the City of New York Enrollment page

Graduate Enrollment by Gender and Race

Student Population by Gender and Race/Ethnicity at Columbia University in the City of New York
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native271017
Asian2,3179691,348
Black or African American962326636
Hispanic1,351515836
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander19109
White6,6573,0343,623
Two or More Races396159237
Race/Ethnicity Unknown1,289545744
Total 22,86110,43912,422

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