Lawrence graduate programs tuition and fees

Tuition and scholarships

A graduate degree in business administration or business analytics provides operational, financial and managerial skills that lead to greater productivity, better career advancement and a higher salary. According to the Graduate Management Admission Council, companies run by MBA graduates are better managed and more profitable, making them a valued commodity in the job market.


The KU School of Business offers merit-based scholarships to outstanding applicants. The admission committee awards scholarships at the time of application review. Scholarships begin distribution January 15, based on application materials, and are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Scholarship recipients are required to maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 throughout their graduate studies. On average, 90% students in the MBA program receive some form of financial assistance.

The costs listed below are inclusive of all fees. 

View the University of Kansas' Comprehensive Fee Schedule for more information.

Tuition and fees are subject to change annually. To view a complete listing of all campus fees, please visit the registrar’s website.

Cost of attendance for full-time MBA program
Full-time MBA (48 credits)ResidentNon-resident
Tuition per credit hour$649.40$1,231.15
Mandatory fees$1,529.78$1,529.78
Total cost$32,700.98$60,624.98


Cost of attendance for M.S. in Business Analytics program
M.S. in Business Analytics (31 credits)ResidentNon-resident
Tuition per credit hour$649.40$1,231.15
Mandatory fees$985.20$985.20
Total cost$21,116.60$39,150.85


Cost of attendance for Dual MBA/M.S. in Business Analytics program
Dual MBA/M.S. in Business Analytics (61 credits)ResidentNon-resident
Tuition per credit hour$649.40$1,231.15
Mandatory fees$2,022.38$2,022.38
Total cost$41,635.78$77,122.53


Application fee info; the School of Business does not offer application fee waivers.
Application fee 
Domestic applicants$123
International applicants$143


Contact us

For questions related to tuition or scholarships, please contact Anna Abernathy, Director of MBA/MS Recruiting:
The University of Kansas
School of Business