Fall 2020/Spring 2020/Summer 2021
Nonresident/International Graduate Rates
per semester Main Campus
|Master's Program||Per Credit Hour||9 Credit Hours|
|Administrator License, Child & Adolescent Certificate, Cultural Studies & Equity Cert, Early Childhood SPED Endors, Geographic Info Science, SPEDGEN Endors, Most Master's programs in CEBS; Non-Degree Seeking, Education, Educational Psychology, Multilingual Education, Technology, Innovation and Pedagogy||$1,112||$10,008|
|Art & Design, Appld Statistics/Resrch Mthds, Clinical Mntl Hlth Counseling, Communication, CommCouns-MA, EdS Progs: Ed Leadership-MA & EdS, Ed Leadership & Special Ed-EdS, Spec. Ed. School Psych-EdS, Schl Psych:App Behav Anl-EdS, English, Gerontology, Grad Interdis Degree Program, Higher Ed/Student Affrs Ldrshp, History, Marriage/Couples/Family Couns, Mathematics, Music Performance Cert, Rehabilitation Counseling, School Counseling, Sport and Exercise Science, Sociology, Speech-Language Pathology, Nursing:Family Nurse Prac-MS||$1,150||$10,350|
|Accounting-MAcc, BioSci, Chem, Earth Sciences-MA, MM-MUS progs, PSM, Nursing:AGACNP-MS, Nursing certs||$1,182||$10,638|
|Online only MBA||$597||$5,373|
|Doctoral Program||Per Credit Hour||9 Credit Hours|
|ASRM, Couns Ed, Couns Psych, Ed Psych, Educational Mathematics-PhD, Higher Ed & Std Aff Ldrshp-PhD, Rehab Sci, Schl Psych, SES, Tech Innovation Pedagogy, Biological Education-PhD, Chemical Education-PhD, Ed Studies EdD, Ed Leadership EdD, SPED, Music DA programs||$1,258||$11,322|
*additional credit hours over 9 are charged at the per credit hour rate
|Student Services Fee (details)||$49.85||$99.70||$149.55||$199.40||$249.25||$299.10||$348.95||$398.80||$448.65||$498.50|
|LEAF Fee (details)||$1.00||$2.00||$3.00||$4.00||$5.00||$6.00||$7.00||$8.00||$9.00||$10.00|
|Technology Fee (details)||$12.03||$24.06||$36.09||$48.12||$60.15||$72.18||$84.21||$96.24||$108.27||$120.30|
|Library Fee (details)||$6.26||$12.52||$18.78||$25.04||$31.30||$37.56||$43.82||$50.08||$56.34||$62.60|
|Capital Fee (details)||$46.87||$93.74||$140.61||$187.48||$234.35||$281.22||$328.09||$374.96||$421.83||$468.70|
The Graduate School Tuition Estimator provides an approximation of a student's billing calculation.
Online courses will be charged a $15.00 per credit hour fee.
International Student Fee
International students, except those in an online program, are assessed a $150 international student fee per term they are enrolled, excluding interim term, for the duration of their study at UNC. This mandatory fee helps underwrite ongoing costs associated with providing international student immigration and retention services, including events and activities to support intercultural immersion programming and enhance academic and cultural exchange opportunities for students and UNC campus community as a whole.
Visiting Scholar Administrative Fee
As of Fall 2018, international visiting scholars are assessed $150 administrative fee per term for the duration of their stay at UNC. This mandatory fee helps underwrite ongoing costs associated with providing administrative support, immigration advising, and intercultural programming to enhance academic and cultural exchange opportunities for visiting scholars and UNC campus community as a whole.
Graduate Assistantships and Student Fees
For students who are awarded a full-time graduate assistantship, a portion of the Student Activity and LEAF Fees are paid depending on the number of hours enrolled, up to 10 credits. For students who are awarded a part-time graduate assistantship, a portion of the Student Activity and LEAF Fees are paid depending on the number of hours enrolled, up to 5 credits. The Student Capital, Technology, Library and other academic fees are not part of the graduate assistantship and are the responsibility of the student.
Tuition and fee rates are effective Fall Semester, 2020. These rates are subject to approval by the UNC Board of Trustees and are subject to change.