Tuition and Fees

Academic Year 2013/2014 in-state graduate student tuition is $391 per credit or $7,038 for 18 credits - (full time 9 credits for 2 academic semesters). AY15 rates are $403/credit.

Academic Year 2013/2014 out-of-state graduate tuition is $799 per credit or $14,382 for 18 credits - (full time 9 credits for 2 academic semesters). AY15 rates are $823/credit.  


Tuition Rates

Graduate (Course Numbers 600 - 699)

Resident          $391 per credit hour (AY14) $403 per credit hour (AY15)
Non-resident   $799 per credit hour (AY14) $823 per credit hour (AY15)

Graduate Student Health Insurance


All proposal budgets must include health insurance for graduate students at the following rates:

Annual cost: $2,056/year for health insurance for fiscal year 2015. 

  • Fall Semester $750
  • Spring Semester $743
  • Summer Semester $563
  • Spring/Summer $1,306

Student Stipends
 
Example of student stipend and benefit calculations:

A student working 20 hrs/wk for two semesters (GN or SN) plus extra time on holidays may work a total of 760 hours. A student working 40 hours/week during the summer (GT or ST) may work up to 560 hours. Summer work accrues staff benefits of 8.6%. Total hours for an entire year: 1320. Each department on campus determines the number of student hours worked per year slightly differently. Contact your fiscal office for more information on the number of hours a student may work in your department.

Calculating the student's stipend: ($ hourly equivalent)(1320)
Calculating the student's benefits: ($ hourly equivalent)(560)(.082)

Student category Current
Master’s student $17.54/hourly equivalent
Ph.D. student before advancement to candidacy, no prior Master’s $17.54/hourly equivalent
Ph.D. student before advancement to candidacy, with prior Master’s  
$19.21/hourly equivalent
Ph.D. student after advancement to candidacy $20.89/hourly equivalent

Student Pay Grid (Effective July 3, 2011)

Student category Current
Master’s student $17.54/hourly equivalent
Ph.D. student before advancement to candidacy, no prior Master’s $17.54/hourly equivalent
Ph.D. student before advancement to candidacy, with prior Master’s  
$19.21/hourly equivalent
Ph.D. student after advancement to candidacy $20.89/hourly equivalent

Student Pay Grid (Effective July 3, 2011)

 

Step1
Step2 Step3 Step4 Step5 Step6 Step7 Step8 Step9 Step10
A
$8.50 $8.75 $9.00 $9.25 $9.50 $9.75 $10.00 $10.25 $10.50 $10.75
B $9.50 $9.75 $10.00 $10.25 $10.50 $10.75 $11.00 $11.25 $11.50 $11.75
C $10.50 $10.75 $11.00 $11.25 $11.50 $11.75 $12.00 $12.25 $12.50 $12.75

 

 

Step11 Step12 Step13 Step14 Step15 Step16 Step17 Step18
Step19 Step20
A $11.00 $11.25  






B $12.00 $12.25 $12.50 $12.75 $13.00  



C $13.00 $13.25 $13.50 $13.75 $14.00 $14.25 $14.50 $14.75 $15.00 $15.25

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