Graduate Program Tuition and Fees

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:

Master of Arts in Sports Administration and Leadership
Master of Science in Athletic Training
Master of Professional Accountancy
Master of Business Administration (MBA)

2022-2023 tuition and fee charges for traditional master's programs and 4+1 format:

$18,166 per semester tuition for full-time enrollment (9-16 credits)

$533 per credit tuition for part-time enrollment (1-8 credits)

$505 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 $45 per credit. 

*Program specific fees may apply. See individual program 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

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 Aug. 15 for fall semester and Jan. 15 for spring semester.

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