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Tuition Information

  • Tuition for each semester is billed in advance of the semester start date
  • Tuition is billed based upon credit hours per semester
The following table gives an overview of the program cost for in-state and out-of-state students:
Note: The below figures are indicative of the currently enrolled students. The information is up to date for Fall 2016 and beyond
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3 Semester 4 Total
9 credits 9 credits 9 credits 9 credits
In-state $8,496 $8,496 $8,496 $8,496 $33,984
Out-of-state $13,851 $13,851 $13,851 $13,851 $55,404
For up-to-date and detailed tuition information, please check
UMBC’s Graduate School Tuition and Fees page.

The graduate program is fully-accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, and students are eligible to apply for up to the full amount of tuition through FAFSA and other funding sources. Partial scholarship support is limited, and available on a first-come first-served basis.
For more information, visit:
UMBC Office of Financial Aid
UMBC Student Business Services