Estimated Costs of Attendance

To obtain an I-20 to attend Georgia State, prospective students must show that they have funds available to cover estimated tuition and fees, plus minimum, estimated costs of living in Atlanta. Personal expenses may differ significantly. Estimated tuition and fees increase annually, so this information is subject to change without notice.

Tuition & Fees

Be prepared to pay your 1st semester’s tuition and fees in full at course registration, including your housing if you plan to live in Georgia State Student Housing. Graduate students with assistantships must pay the mandatory fees and health insurance plus housing if you are living in Georgia State Student Housing. The university does not offer have a payment plan. The tuition payment is made through the Office of Student Accounts by cash, check, credit card, or international wire transfer.

Estimated Costs

  • The amounts below are estimates for immigration purposes for tuition, fees and living expenses for academic year 2014-2015. For the latest tuition costs by semester, see the Student Accounts website.
  •  Estimated Costs of Attendance 2014-2015
  •  Also be aware: the financial section on the immigration document you will received (I-20 or DS-2019) is only an estimate for immigration purposes, not a tuition bill.   

Undergraduate Admissions (9 months)

Tuition $21,058
Fees $2,128
Room & Board $8,370
Personal Expenses $2,250
Books & Supplies $585
Transportation $630
TOTAL $35,021

College of Business – Masters & PhD Programs

Master’s Degree (MBA/MS) Doctoral Program (Ph.D) Fast Track (IS, MIT) Fast Track (Others) Global Partners MBA Program
Tuition $30,528 $29,352 $41,100 $37,500 $72,000 (includes tuition, fees, supplies, & transportation)
Fees $2,974 $2,974 N/A N/A (See above)
Room & Board $11,160 $11,160 $11,160 $11,160 $15,000
Personal Expenses $3,000 $3,000 $3,000 $3,000 $7,800
Books & Supplies $780 $780 N/A N/A (See above)
Transportation $840 $840 $840 $840 (See above)
TOTAL $49,282 $48,106  $56,100  $52,500 $94,800

All Graduate Programs in Arts & Sciences, Policy Studies, Education, & Law

College of Arts & Sciences, School of Policy Studies, & College of Education College of Law
Tuition $29,352 $33,744
Fees $2,974 $3,145
Room & Board $11,160 $11,160
Personal Expenses $3,000 $3,000
Books & Supplies $780 $780
Transportation $840 $840
TOTAL $48,106 $52,669

School of Nursing & Health Professions (Graduate Programs)

MS of Respiratory Therapy & Other MS programs Nursing (MS/Ph.D) Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
Tuition $29,352 $29,496 $43,524
Fees $2,974 $2,974 $2,974
Room & Board $11,160 $11,160 $11,160
Personal Expenses $3,000 $3,000 $3,000
Books & Supplies $780 $780 $780
Transportation $840 $840 $840
TOTAL $48,106 $48,250 $62,278

School Of Public Health (MPH/PH.D)

Tuition $29,934
Fees $2,974
Room & Board $11,160
Personal Expenses $3,000
Books & Supplies $780
Transportation $840
TOTAL $48,688