Tuition and Fees
Finance Your Education
We know that financing your education is a key factor in deciding whether to pursue a graduate degree. We are here to help!
All applicants are automatically considered for Kogod's merit-based scholarships, including international students.
Your aid may include an AU scholarship or grant, federally funded grants, private loans, and/or low-interest federally funded loans.
There are more than 17 need- and merit-based Kogod scholarships for current graduate students plus 10 available to most Kogod students in any program.
2023-2024 Tuition Fees
|33 Credits||$1,922 per Credit||$63,426 Total Tuition|
2023-2024 One-Time Fees
|Enrollment Fee||$500 (Applied toward Tuition)|
2023-2024 Fees per Semester
|Fees||Full-Time (9+ Credits)||Part-Time||Summer Session|
Health Insurance Premiums
Health insurance is mandatory for all full-time degree, resident, and international students unless the student has comparable coverage under another health insurance plan.
|Start Date||End Date||Premium|
|Annual||August 1, 2021||July 31, 2022||$1,981|
|Fall Only||August 1, 2021||December 31, 2021||$826|
|Spring/Summer Only||January 1, 2022||July 31, 2022||$1,156|
|Summer Only||May 1, 2021||July 31, 2021||$496|
American University's International Student and Scholar Services has developed a graduate student cost guide to assist international students with acquiring visas to study in the United States.
International Student Cost Guide
For an explanation of fees, visit American University's tuition and fees information page.