MMG Cost of Attendance 2016-2017
The Cost of Attendance (COA) is an estimate for educational related expenses for a single person for the eleven month academic period established by the University. The COA is based on federal guidelines and is utilized to determine a student's eligibility for financial aid.Listed below is the estimated COA for the 2016-2017 academic year which will be used for budgeting purposes. Please note that the COA is updated annually (March) and does not include incidental charges such as temporary summer housing.
Freeman School Tuition - The MMG program has a total cost for the program of $41,400.00 and assumes that a student registers for a normally progressing course load of 36 credit hours per year. Tuition is subject to future annual increases based on the university tuition rates and tuition is updated annually in March of each year.
Academic Support Fee - This fee entitles a student to use the supplementary services of the university library, certain computer services, data and voice hookups, Educational Resources and Counseling, and other academic support services. The cost of the Academic Support Service fee is $100 per credit hour.
Economic Environment of Global Business Course (in Asia) - Students in the one year MMG program are required to enroll in this course, and are assessed a mandatory course fee of $2,600 to cover administrative program costs, lodging abroad and some meals during the trip. This trip to Asia takes place between the fall and spring semesters, and the course fee does not include the cost of flights from the US to Asia. Please note that students who apply for federal need-based financial aid may request additional expenses in their budget to help defray the cost of airfare for international travel.
Health Center Fee - A mandatory fee of $320 per semester (fall and spring only) providing for primary health care at the Tulane Student Health Center. It also covers health education programs, drug and alcohol counseling and Tulane Emergency Service (TEMS). The total Health Center Fee is $640 for the year (fall and spring only). 640.00
Student Activity Fee and Recreation Center Fee - There are two separate mandatory University fees. The Student Activity fee of $120 per semester, entitles students to participate in or attend supported activities, readership of a weekly student newspaper, admission to athletic events, movies, concerts and lectures. The Reily Center Fee of $150 per semester covers membership at the Center. The two fees combined are $540 for the year.
Tuition and University Fees $48,780.00
Additional Allowable Expenses (can be included in student loans) Room & Board Estimated budget for rent, utilities and meals for an eleven month period of enrollment for the student.
Computer Allowance Students may request that the cost of a new computer (with other specific allowable expenses) up to $2,500 be added to their budget as outlined in the "Financial Aid Policy for Inclusion of Computer Cost in a Student's Cost of Attendance." Please refer to the Financial Aid website for specifics to allow this one-time expense.
Health Insurance Premium (per academic year, subject to change) All full-time students are required to have adequate health insurance (equal to or greater than the university health insurance plan). Students may opt out of the university plan by providing proof of alternate health insurance coverage to the university. Currently, premiums are billed in the amount of $1,708.00 per semester for the 2015-2016 academic year. Any student whose programs begins in the summer will also be required to carry adequate health insurance. Please note that the 2016-2017 insurance policy may differ due to recent health care reform, and the new plan and premiums are announced by the Student Health Center.
Transportation Estimated cost for local transportation during the nine month period of enrollment.
Books Estimated cost for first year of program for books and supplies.
Miscellaneous Estimated amount for other essential expenses during the nine month period of enrollment.