Tuition and Financial Aid

Estimated 2021-2022 Tuition for the Master of Marketing program (32 credits):

In-State Tuition Out-of-State Tuition
$40,000 $50,400
$1,250 per credit 1,575 per credit

Estimated Required Fees per Semester

Fee Type Fee Cost
Student Services Fee $454.24
Capital Enhancement Fee $75
Academic Records Fee $150
Stadium Fee $6
Professional Student Government Fee $16.59
Transportation Fee $25
Carlson School Collegiate Fee $290 (for less than 9 credits) / $580 (9 or more credits) 

*Other education-related costs such as books and cost of living are not included in the table above.

Costs are estimates for the 2020-2021 year. For full details of tuition costs, please visit One Stop.

A non-refundable $1,000 tuition deposit is required to confirm your intention to enroll in the Master of Marketing program and is applied toward the first academic term.

All fees are subject to change.


The Carlson School and the University of Minnesota award a limited number of academic merit-based scholarships to students (domestic and/or international) in the Master of Marketing program. Scholarship consideration is extremely competitive and the Master of Marketing program will automatically consider applicants for all scholarships for which they are eligible. No special application is required for these scholarships.

Financial Aid

The University of Minnesota offers many loan programs, administered through the Office of Student Finance. To be considered, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). International students need a U.S. co-signer for student loans. If you have questions about loan programs, visit Financial Aid — One Stop. The University has reciprocity agreements with the states of Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota, and the province of Manitoba, Canada.