Graduate Tuition & Fees

The rates published on this page usually remain in effect for at least one academic year. The university reserves the right, however, to adjust the rates for tuition and fees prior to the beginning of each trimester term.

Program, course, and section fees may be assessed based on academic curricular requirements. These fees are charged in addition to tuition. Students should refer to the course schedule for more information.

Graduate Tuition

    Active Duty Tuition Assistance
    $475 per unit (except Law, EMBA, and DBA programs)
    Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
    $75,000 for program
    Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA)
    $825 per unit
    Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
    $1,175 per unit
Professional Certificates* - Special Rate (terms & conditions)
    Analytics for Competitive Advantage
    $750 per unit
    Financial Planning
    Financial Life Planning
    $533 per unit
    Human Resource Management
    Hiring & Keeping the Right Workforce
    Developing & Rewarding People at Work
    $700 per unit
    Essentials of Leadership
    Adaptive Leadership
    Project Management Fundamentals
    Project Management Practices
    $600 per unit
* Important Note: Graduate Professional Certificate admission is limited to domestic students. Students that plan to study on an F or J Visa may apply to graduate programs only.

Graduate Fees

(including transcript evaluation)
  • Graduate degree and certificate programs (applicant or re-applicant): $65
  • Doctoral degree programs (applicant or re-applicant): $65
  • Open Enrollment: $25
  • International student (F-1 Visa) tuition deposit: $1,000
  • Cohort fee (one-time, non-refundable professional business fee | Accounting & Taxation graduate cohort programs only): $1,000
  • Commencement fee: $100
  • Deferred tuition -- Employer reimbursement plan (per term): $100
  • Deferred tuition -- Installment payment plan (per term): $55
  • Doctoral business core exam: $150
  • Doctoral dissertation binding (four copies and copyright/microfilm service): $300
  • Doctoral qualifying exam: $150
  • Duplicate diploma: $50
  • International student services (applies per term to all F-1 and J-1 students): $275
  • Late registration: $100
  • Other fees: Fees may vary by program, course, or section
  • Post-completion OPT administrative fee: $150 per year (non-refundable)
  • Proctored exam fees for online courses (see course syllabus for requirements)
    • Electronic proctoring (ProctorU): 2 hours - $10 | 3 hours - $12 (additional on-demand scheduling fees may apply)
    • Consortium of College Testing Centers: Varies by site
    • GGU SF campus: Free
  • Returned check service charge fee: $25
  • Student ID replacement fee: $10
  • Technology Fee (per semester/trimester | reversible in accordance with applicable withdrawal policy): $85
  • Transcript request
  • Transcript rush processing
    • US address (per address): $20
    • International address (per address): $30
    • Rush -- Hold for pickup: $20
  • Late registration fee*: $100
  • Late payment fee for installment payment plan: $40 per occurrence.

*If you wish to register for a course after the Add Period, you must submit the written approval (e-mail is acceptable) of the course instructor and a senior school administrator of the school in which the course is offered and pay a $100 late fee. The fee is assessed only once per term regardless of the number of courses you are registered for after the Add Period. The fee is assessed even if you are adding a different section of a course you dropped that term.