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Graduate Tuition & Aid

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Pursuing your graduate degree is an important decision for you and your family, and the cost of tuition is a significant consideration.

If you’ve looked at comparable degree programs you already know that Concordia offers a superior private college education at an affordable price. Many adult students assume they aren’t eligible for financial aid, but you’ll be glad to know that Concordia offers a variety of sources to help you pay for your education, including state and federal loans and grants, payment plans and scholarships for those who qualify. Many students also receive tuition reimbursement from their employers.

Applying for financial aid doesn’t take long and it’s worth the effort! Our financial aid specialists can answer your questions and help determine the best plan for you.


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Graduate Programs Tuition Information

  • Graduate Programs Cost Per Credit 20-21
    Creative Writing (MFA) $525
    Criminal Justice Leadership $475
    Cybersecurity (MS) $625
    Data Analytics $625
    Doctor of Physical Therapy (Fall 2021) $885
    Doctorate of Education (Ed.D., all emphasis areas) $615
    Education (all emphasis areas) $395
    Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) $415
    Exercise Science (MS) $475
    Family Science $395
    Forensic Behavioral Health $475
    Human Resource Management $475
    Human Services with an emphasis in Trauma, Resilience, and Self-Care Strategies $475
    Information Technology Management (MS) $475
    Leadership and Management $475
    MBA (All emphasis areas) $625
    Nursing (MSN) $499
    Orthotics and Prosthetics (MS) $515
    Special Education (all emphasis areas) $395
    Sport Management $475
    Strategic Communication Management $475
    Superintendent Endorsement $415
    Teaching (MAT) $440

    Active Duty Rate

    Concordia offers a military tuition rate for members of the armed forces who are on active duty while using your Tuition Assistance benefit.

    • Graduate tuition rate: $350/credit
  • 2020-2021 Costs

    International Student Fee* (applied fall, spring and summer terms) $1,200

    *The International Student Fee goes toward providing specialized services to the students while they are studying at Concordia including programming, events, orientation, immigration support and reporting, and student support services.

Scholarships and Grants

Concordia’s master’s and doctoral programs offer discounted tuition, as well as several scholarship opportunities if you qualify. Contact your Admissions Counselor for additional scholarship and partnership information.


Available Scholarships

View scholarships and grants available for graduate students


Financial Aid in Three Simple Steps

  1. Apply for admission to Concordia University, St. Paul
  2. Complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
    * The Concordia University School Code is 002347
  3. Respond to all financial aid correspondence sent to you.