183
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Colorado Colorado Springs / School of Public Affairs is located in Colorado Springs, CO, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration
Master of Criminal Justice (MCJ) Criminal justice

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 44

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GMAT, LSAT
Internship, capstone project, or thesis

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

61
Applied
58
Accepted
40
Enrolled
95%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
100
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GMAT, LSAT
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Recommended TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

183
Total Graduate Students
89%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
10%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 20.22%
Black or African American 3.28%
White or Caucasian 62%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.55%
Asian 2.73%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.37%
Unknown 6.01%

Gender

Male (38%)
Female (61%)

Faculty

29
Total faculty
Full-time (13)
Part-time (16)
Male (20)
Female (9)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Antiquated prison environments; public management; intersections of gender, class, race and crime; national security/U.S. foreign policy; leadership, ethics, organizational theory and behavior
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
486,455

Location & Contact

Address 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO  80918
United States
Contact Dr. George Reed
Dean
Email: george.reed@uccs.edu
Phone: 719-255-4109