Accountancy Tuition & 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.

2023-2024 Tuition and Fees

Tuition rates are subject to yearly increases.

10 – 18 credits$11,800$19,500
Per credit (1 – 9)$1,180$1,950

Additional 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.

Fee TypeAmount
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

$1795.00 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)

$73.00 Transportation & Safety Fee

$75.00 Capital Enhancement Fee

$17.41 Professional Student Government Fee

$6.00 Stadium Fee

Fee TypeAmount
Engagement fee$16.00
Student Support Services Fee$270.00
International Sponsor Student Fee (only applies for agency sponsored candidates, ex. Fulbright)470.00

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.

Financing your master's degree

Contact Master of Accountancy