Graduate programs at Augustana are offered in a variety of formats and tuition and fee rates vary by program.
Traditional graduate students enroll at Augustana for a specific graduate degree.
4+1 students enroll at Augustana as an undergraduate and continue through their program to complete both an undergraduate degree and a graduate degree in approximately 5 years.
Graduate programs offered both as a traditional master's program and in a 4+1 undergraduate to graduate format include:
2020-2021 tuition and fee charges for traditional master's programs and 4+1 format:
$17,765 per semester tuition for full-time enrollment (9-16 credits)
$512 per credit tuition for part-time enrollment (1-8 credits)
$475 per semester student fee is applied for those students classified as full time (9+ credits) and/or living on campus. Part time students (1-8 credits) are charged a student fee of $40 per credit.
*Program specific fees may apply. See individual progam webpage for details.
Augustana undergraduate students enrolled in a 4+1 graduate program may be eligible to continue to receive their undergraduate scholarship(s) so that their 5th-year of master's level costs are similar to what their costs would have been if they had continued as a 5th-year undergraduate student. Full-time traditional graduate students may be eligible for a tuition discount up to $7,000 a semester. For additional information please contact the Office of Financial Aid at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Graduate programs offered in traditional format (not 4+1):
The Master of Education and Master of Education in Special Education programs charge a per-credit-hour tuition rate that is based on the cohort in which a student enrolls. Details regarding tuition and fee information for these programs can be found here.
The Master of Science in Genetic Counseling program is offered at a discounted tuition rate. Thus, Augustana does not offer any assistantships, fellowships, or scholarships for this program. The detailed tuition and fee information for this program can be found here.
Full payment for each academic session is due on August 15th for fall semester and January 15th for spring semester.
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