Estimated Costs of Attendance

To obtain an I-20 to attend Georgia State, prospective students must show that they have funds available that meet or exceed the figures below. The figures below represent the minimal costs of living in Atlanta; your personal experience may differ significantly. The tuition and fees amounts below reflect the 2014-2015 rates. If you are planning to attend the university for the 2015-2016 academic year, please expect an undetermined and significant increase in tuition and fees in your financial documentation. All of the figures are subject to change without notice.

Tuition & Fees

Please note that you must be prepared to pay a semester’s tuition and fees in full at 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.

All Georgia State students are expected to pay their student tuition and fees in full when they register for classes. The university does not have a payment plan or incremental payment option for the payment of tuition each semester. The tuition payment is made through the Office of Student Accounts and can be done through cash, check, credit card, or wire transfer of money from outside the U.S.

The figures below represent estimated tuition costs for the academic year of Fall 2014, Spring 2015, & Summer 2015. This is not a bill. For the latest tuition costs by semester, see the Student Accounts website.

Estimated Costs of Attendance

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