Graduate Student Tuition & Fees

KUCR proposal guidelines are 3 hours during the summer semester and 9 hours (academic) during the Fall and Spring semesters.

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Architecture
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2015/Spring 2016 $4,286
Summer 2016 $1,420
Fall 2016/Spring 2017 $4,422
Summer 2017 $1,466
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,559
Summer 2018 $1,511
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,707
Summer 2019 $1,561
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,843
Summer 2020 $1,606
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $4,983
Summer 2021 $1,653
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $5,129
Summer 2022 $1,701
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,279
Summer 2023 1,751
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,435
Summer 2024 1,804

Business- Masters Level
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2015/Spring 2016 $5,913
Summer 2016 $1,963
Fall 2016/Spring 2017 $6,138
Summer 2017 $2,038
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $6,330
Summer 2018 $2,102
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $6,518
Summer 2019 $2,164
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $6,653
Summer 2020 $2,209
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $6,793
Summer 2021 $2,256
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $6,939
Summer 2022 $2,305
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $7,090
Summer 2023 $2,355
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $7,246
Summer 2024 $2,407
 
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2015/Spring 2016 $3,841
Summer 2016 $1,272
Fall 2016/Spring 2017 $3,963
Summer 2017 $1,313
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,089
Summer 2018 $1,355
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,220
Summer 2019 $1,398
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,356
Summer 2020 $1,444
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $4,496
Summer 2021 $1,490
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $4,642
Summer 2022 $1,539
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $4,792
Summer 2023 $1,589
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $4,949
Summer 2024 $1,641

Education
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2015/Spring 2016 $4,079
Summer 2016 $1,351
Fall 2016/Spring 2017 $4,208
Summer 2017 $1,394
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,341
Summer 2018 $1,439
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,481
Summer 2019 $1,485
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,616
Summer 2020 $1,530
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $4,757
Summer 2021 $1,577
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $4,902
Summer 2022 $1,626
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,053
Summer 2023 $1,676
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,209
Summer 2024 $1,728

Engineering
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2015/Spring 2016 $4,319
Summer 2016 $1,431
Fall 2016/Spring 2017 $4,455
Summer 2017 $1,477
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,594
Summer 2018 $1,523
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,743
Summer 2019 $1,573
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,878
Summer 2020 $1,618
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $5,019
Summer 2021 $1,665
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $5,164
Summer 2022 $1,713
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,315
Summer 2023 $1,763
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,471
Summer 2024 $1,815

Journalism
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2015/Spring 2016 $4,034
Summer 2016 $1,336
Fall 2016/Spring 2017 $4,162
Summer 2017 $1,379
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,293
Summer 2018 $1,423
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,431
Summer 2019 $1,469
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,566
Summer 2020 $1,514
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $4,707
Summer 2021 $1,561
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $4,852
Summer 2022 $1,609
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,003
Summer 2023 $1,659
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,159
Summer 2024 $1,711

Music
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2015/Spring 2016 $4,079
Summer 2016 $1,351
Fall 2016/Spring 2017 $4,208
Summer 2017 $1,394
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,341
Summer 2018 $1,439
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,481
Summer 2019 $1,485
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,616
Summer 2020 $1,530
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $4,757
Summer 2021 $1,577
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $4,902
Summer 2022 $1,626
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,053
Summer 2023 $1,676
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,209
Summer 2024 $1,728

Pharmacy
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2015/Spring 2016 $3,841
Summer 2016 $1,272
Fall 2016/Spring 2017 $3,963
Summer 2017 $1,313
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,089
Summer 2018 $1,355
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,220
Summer 2019 $1,398
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,356
Summer 2020 $1,444
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $4,496
Summer 2021 $1,490
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $4,642
Summer 2022 $1,539
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $4,792
Summer 2023 $1,589
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $4,949
Summer 2024 $1,641

Social Welfare
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2015/Spring 2016 $4,169
Summer 2016 $1,381
Fall 2016/Spring 2017 $4,301
Summer 2017 $1,425
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 $4,435
Summer 2018 $1,470
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2018/Spring 2019 $4,579
Summer 2019 $1,518
Fall 2019/Spring 2020 $4,714
Summer 2020 $1,563
Fall 2020/Spring 2021 $4,855
Summer 2021 $1,610
Semester Tuition and Fees
Fall 2021/Spring 2022 $5,000
Summer 2022 $1,658
Fall 2022/Spring 2023 $5,151
Summer 2023 $1,709
Fall 2023/Spring 2024 $5,307
Summer 2024 $1,761
Why KU
  • 48 nationally ranked graduate programs.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • Pharmacy school No. 2 nationally for NIH funding
  • Hall Center receives 3rd NEH challenge grant to support humanities research collaboration
  • Regional leader in technology commercialization
  • 12 graduate programs rank in top 10 nationally among public universities.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • Driving discovery, innovation, entrepreneurship
  • Home to 15 major research centers & state surveys
  • 1st in nation for its special education master’s and doctorate programs.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • 1st in nation for its city management and urban policy master’s program.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities