2018-19 Tuition and Fees:

Executive Master of Public Administration and International Relations Programs

There are two types of expenses that make up the Cost of Attendance: 

Direct expenses are costs that you pay directly to Syracuse University through the Bursar’s Office. Examples of direct expenses include tuition, fees.  Please note that tuition and fees listed below do not apply to the EMPA program offered online.  Students admitted to the online program should refer to the program website for detailed cost information

The Cost of Attendance is an estimate of what it will cost to attend Syracuse University for an academic year. 

Direct Expenses

Direct Expenses (Estimated)
Applied Program and Duration  Certificate of Advanced Study (12 credits) (one semester/4 months)  EMPA/EMIR Master's Degree (30 credits) (One calendar year/ 12 months) 
 Tuition ($1,559 per credit) $18,708 $46,770
Health Services Fee  418  836 
Student Activity Fee  40  80 
Application Fee  75  75 
Executive Education Fee  30  60 
TOTAL  $19,271 $47,821

Indirect expenses are not billed by Syracuse University; however, estimates for these expenses are included in the Cost of Attendance for your planning purposes. Examples of indirect expenses include books, supplies, transportation, and personal expenses. Please note that these are only estimates, your actual indirect expenses may be different. 

Indirect Expenses

Other Indirect Expenses (Estimated)
 Books & Supplies $914
Transportation  $1,446
Personal Expenses
Housing  $9,884
Meals  $3,745
Subtotal (without Health Insurance) $17,980
Health Insurance Premium (covers 12 months)  $1,672
TOTAL  $19,652

**The projected tuition increase for May 1st 2018 is $1620 per credit. (4%) 
* The 2018-19 academic year is May 2018 and ends May 2019.