Tuition and Financial Aid

The Carlson School's Master of Accountancy (MAcc) program is competitively priced and offers a tuition plateau for students taking between 10-18 credits per semester. Each credit above or below the plateau is assessed on a per-credit basis.

2022-2023 Tuition and Fees

Tuition per semester

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

Tuition rates are subject to yearly increases.


Semester Fees

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

International Students

  • International Student Engagement Fee $16.00
  • International Student Support Services Fee $200.00

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

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.

Financial Aid

The MAcc department awards scholarships for MAcc students on a competitive basis. All admitted students are considered for all scholarships they are eligible for. Students receive their scholarship offer at the same time they receive their admissions decision. There may also be a limited number of Teaching Assistant positions available and awarded based on scholastic achievement.

In addition, the University offers grants, scholarships, education benefits, and tuition waivers based on financial need and basic eligibility criteria. To apply for financial aid, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). You may complete it anytime; the University will process the application after you have been admitted. The University of Minnesota FAFSA code is 003969.  

The University has reciprocity agreements with the states of Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota, and the province of Manitoba, Canada.

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