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  • The average program tuition for the 10-course MBA Program is approximately $23,700 (books not included).
  • Foreign and Non-Resident Tuition includes a $396 per unit cost, in addition to the fees above. The additional cost per three-credit course is $1,188.
  • Note: Tuition does not include the cost of Foundation Courses should an applicant need these required prerequisite classes. 
  • Estimates are based on completing the program within two years (based on taking two or three courses per term). See the Fee Schedules & Deadlines for current tuition costs. The above estimates are subject to change, refer to the current fee schedule for the latest information.

Payment Schedule

Payments are made at the time of registration; total fees due are available through MyCSUSTAN. Late fees are assessed after each missed payment. Books are purchased separately by students (refer to the syllabus for each class on Canvas or Moodle or contact the instructor). Required books may also be available through the campus Bookstore

Financial Aid

Financial Aid is available for this MBA program.  It is recommended that you start the financial aid process as early as possible - even if you are undecided if you want aid. 

Submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form at your earliest convenience. You do not need to be admitted into the program to file your form.  Please use the following institution code when filling out your FAFSA Application: 001157. Mail the application to the address listed on the form. It takes approximately 4-6 weeks to process your FAFSA.**

Additionally, contact the Stanislaus State Financial Aid Office for information regarding other programs available to help you meet your educational expenses.  There may be scholarships available through the university, the graduate school, or the department that you may qualify for.

Graduate Equity Fellowships are funded by the CSU system to increase the diversity of students completing graduate degree programs and to provide assistance to economically disadvantaged students. Applications are accepted each spring semester and recipients are awarded funds to defray the costs of tuition and books in the upcoming academic year.

** Become familiar with all the Terms & Conditions of your financial aid awards. Specifically, if you are admitted into the program, your bachelor’s degree must have cleared, and your official transcripts must be received for you to enroll in courses and have financial aid be disbursed.  Enrollment in at least two MBA/graduate courses per semester is required for you to be eligible to receive financial aid.

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Updated: July 27, 2023