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Graduate Student Costs

Tuition and Fees – Per Credit

Fall 2018/Spring 2019

Type Tuition Fees Total
Graduate – In State $677.10 $36.09 $713.19
Graduate – Out of State $993.12 $36.09 $1,029.21
General MBA – In State $748.84 $36.09 $784.93
General MBA – Out of State $748.84 $36.09 $784.93
MFA – In State $638.70 $36.09 $674.79
MFA – Out of State $920.31 $36.09 $956.40
Doctoral -In State $617.75 $36.09 $653.84
Doctoral – Out of State $617.75 $36.09 $653.84

Graduate Online Programs

Program Name Cost
Child Advocacy and Policy, MA – Online 3 credits – $1,825.00
Educational Leadership, MA – Online 3 credits – $1,825.00
Gifted and Talented Education (Certificate) – Online 3 credits – $1,500.00
Sustainability Science, Sustainability Leadership, MS/PSM – Online 3 credits – $1,851.56
Information Technology, Applied IT, MS/PSM – Online 3 credits – $1,851.56
Master of Business Administration, MBA – Online Refer to MBA Program
Dance, MFA – Low-Residency Total Program Cost: $31,000
Master in Nursing Total Program Cost: $25,000
Master in Social Work Total Program Cost: $34,000

Montclair State University reserves the right to change tuition and fees every academic year.

Please Note: Students are billed on a semester basis. A $50.00 New Student Enrollment Fee will be assessed to all new graduate students in the first semester of their enrollment.