MAcc Tuition and Financial Aid

The Carlson School’s Master of Accountancy tuition varies from year to year and is set by the Regents of the University of Minnesota each Spring. If you take 10-18 credits each semester, you’ll be offered a tuition plateau. Each credit above or below the plateau is assessed on a per-credit basis.

The tuition and fees above do not include books and course materials. Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice.

2022-2023 Tuition and Fees

A non-refundable $500 tuition deposit is required to confirm your intention to enroll in the Master of Accountancy Program and is applied toward the first academic term.

Tuition rates are subject to yearly increases.


Credits Resident Non-Resident
10 – 18 credits $11,410 $18,820
Per credit (1 – 9) $1,141 $1,882


Fee Type Amount
Carlson School fee

$580 - Full-time students (9 credits or more)

$290 - Part-time students (8 credits or less)

Student Service fee $481.48 (enrolled for 6 or more credits)
Other fees

$1734.00 Student Health Benefit Plan (student only; required for International students; domestic students may opt out if they have health insurance elsewhere)

$150.00 Academic Records Fee (one time fee; new degree-seeking students)

$71.00 Transportation & Safety Fee

$75.00 Capital Enhancement Fee

$17.07 Professional Student Government Fee

$6.00 Stadium Fee

Fee Type Amount
Engagement fee


Student Support Services Fee $200.00
International Student Sponsor Fee (only applies for agency sponsored candidates, ex. Fulbright)


Funding your master's education

Here are some options for funding your master of accountancy degree.


Financial Aid

The University of Minnesota offers grants, scholarships, education benefits, and tuition waivers based on financial needs and eligibility criteria. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to apply for financial aid.

You may complete a FAFSA form anytime. The University will process the application after you have been admitted. The University of Minnesota's FAFSA code is 003969.

Scholarships Available

The Carlson School of Management is committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive community that encourages all to reach their full potential through learning, working, and service.


The MAcc program awards scholarships on a competitive basis. You’ll automatically be considered for all eligible scholarships when you are admitted.

If selected, you will receive your scholarship at the same time you receive your admissions decision.

Teaching Assistant Opportunities

There is a limited number of Teaching Assistant positions available. These are awarded based on academic achievement.

If you’ve been awarded a Teaching Assistant position, you’ll be notified at the same time as your admission.

Discover where you can land after graduation.

Contact Master of Accountancy