Graduate and Doctoral Educational Cost

2020-2021

Tuition by College/School (cost per unit)

  Masters Doctoral
College of Arts and Sciences $1,555  
Kroc School $1,200  
Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering $1,250  
School of business    
MBA Program $1,565  
MS in Executive Leadership $1,885  
School of Nursing and Health Sciences $1,580 $1,620
School of Leadership and Education Sciences $1,509 $1,555
Professional and Continuing Education    
MS in Cyber Security Operations and Leadership $925  
MS Health Care Informatics $1,580  
Online Programs    

* Auditing a course is $160 per credit hour.

Student Fees (cost per semester)

  Masters Doctoral

Health Insurance: Full time students

The insurance premium for 2020-2021 is $3,132 for 12 months of comprehensive coverage. For more information, visit www.sandiego.edu/healthinsurance.

$1,566

$1,566

Student Wellness Fee $170 $170
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 February 2020.

2020/2021 Estimated Cost of Living Expenses for Graduate Students

(Based on nine month academic year.)

The below amounts are the average cost of living budgeted for a graduate student living off-campus for academic year 2020-2021. Tuition and student fees are charged per unit based on the degree program.

Off-campus Room and Board (not living with parent/relative) $16,580
Personal Necessities $3,784
Transportation $858
Books and Supplies (based on 9 units/semester) $810

Deposits

School/Program Masters Doctoral
College of Arts and Sciences
MA International Relations $200  
MS Environmental and Ocean Sciences $100  
MFA in Dramatic Arts waived  
School of Business
MBA Program $1,000  
MS in Real Estate $1,000  
MS in Supply Chain Management $1,000  
MS in Executive Leadership $1,000  
MS in Accountancy $1,000  
MS in Finance $1,000  
MS in Taxation $1,000  
MS in Business Analytics $1,000  
MS in Global Leadership $1,000  
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
Post-Master's Certificate   $500
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)   $500
Dual Degree Programs   $500
Kroc School
MA in Peace and Justice $200  
MS in Conflict Management and Resolution $200  
MA in Social Innovation $200  
School of Leadership and Education Sciences
PhD Leadership Studies   $500
PhD in Education for Social Justice   $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

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2019-2020

Tuition by College/School (cost per unit)

  Masters Doctoral
College of Arts and Sciences $1,525  
Kroc School $1,200  
Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering $1,250  

School of Business (Standard)

  • MBA Program
  • MS in Executive Leadership

$1,520

$1,520

$1,795

 
School of Nursing and Health Sciences $1,535 $1,570
School of Leadership and Education Sciences $1,465 $1,510

* Auditing a course is $160 per credit hour.

Student Fees (cost per semester)

  Masters Doctoral

Health Insurance: Full time students

The insurance premium for 2019-2020 is $3,032 for 12 months of comprehensive coverage. For more information, visit www.sandiego.edu/healthinsurance.

$1,516

$1,516

Student Wellness Fee $170 $170
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 February 2019.

Deposits

School/Program Masters Doctoral
College of Arts and Sciences
MA International Relations $200  
MS Environmental and Ocean Sciences $100  
MFA in Dramatic Arts waived  
School of Business
MBA Program $1,000  
MS in Real Estate $1,000  
MS in Supply Chain Management $1,000  
MS in Executive Leadership $1,000  
MS in Accountancy $1,000  
MS in Finance $1,000  
MS in Taxation $1,000  
MS in Business Analytics $1,000  
MS in Global Leadership $1,000  
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
Post-Master's Certificate   $500
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)   $500
Dual Degree Programs   $500
Kroc School
MA in Peace and Justice $200  
MS in Conflict Management and Resolution $200  
MA in Social Innovation $200  
School of Leadership and Education Sciences
PhD Leadership Studies   $500
PhD in Education for Social Justice   $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

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