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

Academic Year 2022-23



    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
    * Program closed to new applicants

Graduate Certificates - Programs with Special Rates


    Accounting Foundations Graduate Certificate

    $575 (foundation courses)

    CPA Applied Accounting Graduate Certificate

    $545 (300-level courses only)

    Financial Life Planning Graduate Certificate


    Financial Planning Graduate Certificate


Graduate Fees

Admissions Application Fees

(including transcript evaluation)

  • Graduate degree and certificate programs (applicant or re-applicant): $65
  • Open Enrollment: $25
  • International student (F-1 Visa) tuition deposit: $250
Health Insurance
Miscellaneous Fees
  • Cohort fee (one-time, non-refundable professional business fee) - Accounting & Taxation: $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
  • Express Mail
    • United States (per address): $39
    • Canada and Mexico (per address): $59
    • International (per address): $75
Late Fees
  • 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.