Graduate and Doctoral Educational Cost

2017-2018

Tuition by College/School (cost per unit)

  Masters Doctoral
College of Arts and Sciences $1,455  
Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies $1,200  
Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering $1,250

School of Business (Standard)

  • MBA Program
  • MS in Executive Leadership

$1,420

$1,420

$1,670

 
School of Nursing and Health Sciences $1,465 $1,495
School of Leadership and Educational Sciences $1,450 $1,465

* Auditing a course is $160 per credit hour.

Student Fees (cost per semester)

  Masters Doctoral

Health Insurance: Full time students

*The insurance premium for 2017-18 is $2,307 for 12 months of comprehensive coverage

$1,153.50

 

$1,153.50

 

Health Service Fee $110 $110
Student Association Fee: 0-3 units $11 $11
Student Association Fee: 3.5-6.5 units $21 $21
Student Association Fee: More than 6.5 units $32 $32
Student Association Fee: Summer/Intersession $2/unit $2/unit
Student Life Pavilion Fee $35 $35

Note: All tuition and fees are subject to change. This information is accurate as of March 2017.

Deposits

School/Program Masters Doctoral
College of Arts and Sciences
MA International Relations $200  
MS Marine Science $100  
MFA in Dramatic Arts waived  
School of Business
MBA Program $1,500  
MBA Customer Corporate $0
MS in Real Estate $1,000  
MS in Supply Chain Management $500  
MS in Executive Leadership $0  
MS in Accountancy $1,000  
MS in Finance $1,000
MS in Taxation $1,000  
MS in Global Leadership $0  
Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering
MS in Cyber Security Engineering $0
Nursing
Master's Entry Program in Nursing (MEPN) $1,000  
MS Nursing $500  
PHD Nursing   $500
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)   $500
School of Peace Studies
MA Peace and Justice Studies $200
MA in Peacebuilding $200
MA in Social Innovation $200
School of Leadership and Educational Sciences
PhD Leadership   $500
MA Nonprofit Leadership and Management $200  
MA Education Online $0
All other programs $200  
Professional and Continuing Education
MS in Law Enforcement and Public Safety Leadership $0
MS in Cyber Security Operations and Leadership $0

Other university services to consider in total cost of attendance

* Transcripts and diploma are not released to students who have an outstanding balance owed to USD.

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2016-2017

Tuition by College/School (cost per unit)

  Masters Doctoral
College of Arts and Sciences $1,415  
Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies $1,200  
Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering $1,250

School of Business (Standard)

  • MBA Program
  • MS in Executive Leadership

$1,415

$1,380

$1,665

 
School of Nursing and Health Sciences $1,425 $1,455
School of Leadership and Educational Sciences $1,410 $1,425

* Auditing a course is $160 per credit hour.

Student Fees (cost per semester)

  Masters Doctoral

Health Insurance: Full time students

*The insurance premium for 2016-17 is $2,080 for 12 months of comprehensive coverage

$1,040 $1,040
Health Service Fee $110 $110
Student Association Fee: 0-3 units $11 $11
Student Association Fee: 3.5-6.5 units $21 $21
Student Association Fee: More than 6.5 units $32 $32
Student Association Fee: Summer/Intersession $2/unit $2/unit
Student Life Pavilion Fee $35 $35

Note: All tuition and fees are subject to change. This information is accurate as of March 2016.

Deposits

School/Program Masters Doctoral
College of Arts and Sciences
MA International Relations $200  
MS Marine Science $100  
MFA in Dramatic Arts waived  
School of Business
MBA Program $1,500  
MBA Customer Corporate $0
MS in Real Estate $1,000  
MS in Supply Chain Management $500  
MS in Executive Leadership $0  
MS in Accountancy $1,000  
MS in Finance $1,000
MS in Taxation $1,000  
MS in Global Leadership $0  
Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering
MS in Cyber Security Engineering $0
Nursing
Master's Entry Program in Nursing (MEPN) $1,000  
MS Nursing $500  
PHD Nursing   $500
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)   $500
School of Peace Studies
MA Peace and Justice Studies $100
MA in Peacebuilding $100
School of Leadership and Educational Sciences
PhD Leadership   $500
MA Nonprofit Leadership and Management $200  
MA Education Online $0
All other programs $200  
Professional and Continuing Education
MS in Law Enforcement and Public Safety Leadership $0
MS in Cyber Security Operations and Leadership $0