Full-Time MBA Tuition and Aid

By pursuing your MBA, you are making an investment in your future, and Freeman is committed to assisting students through the process of obtaining the financial resources necessary to help you achieve your goals. Our students combine personal funds, employer sponsorships, outside resources, Freeman MBA fellowships, and loans through Tulane University's Office of Financial Aid to help realize their education goals.

Tuition and Fees

MBA Tuition and Fees Year One Year Two
Total Tuition
($1,825/credit hour)
$55,663 $55,663*
Mandatory Fees $4,428 $4,428
Other Annual Estimated MBA Costs
Living (approx., 9 months) $16,274 $16,274
Books (approx.) $1,500 $1,500
Health Insurance (approx.) $2,926 $2,926
Transportation (approx.) $2,532 $2,532
Computer Allowance $2,500 $2,500
Miscellaneous $1,872 $1,872

*MBA tuition rates are subject to change and are updated each spring for the upcoming academic year.

MBA Fellowships

The Freeman School selects a limited number of students (domestic and international) to receive partial merit-based fellowships. All applicants are automatically reviewed for a fellowship award at the same time as the admissions decision.

Financial aid awards are included in the admissions notification letter, along with any specific terms which may apply to the fellowship. Learn more about fellowships.

Need-Based Financial Aid

Domestic students

Graduate level students use a combination of student loans, work study and personal funds to help defray the cost of educational expenses. At Tulane University, all loans and merit-based aid are administered through the central Office of Financial Aid. Students can borrow up to the budgeted MBA cost of attendance less any fellowships. For detailed information about student loans and how to apply please visit the Office of Financial Aid.

US Veteran Benefits

The Freeman School of Business appreciates the service of US veterans and is proud to assist US veterans in meeting their education and career goals.
Tulane University participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program, and the Freeman School has established a generous Yellow Ribbon fund for graduate business students. Eligible students will be given an annual contribution up to $25,000 that will be matched by the VA. See the Student Veterans Services website for details and how to apply.

International students

International students are generally fully eligible for merit fellowship opportunities offered by the Freeman School. Loan options are available for international students through private/alternative educational loans which have specific requirements. Information about resources available to international students.

Latin American students from any member country of the Organization of American States (OAS), can seek to borrow funds through the Rowe Fund loan program. The Rowe fund offers up to $15,000 in an interest-free loan to cover the cost of graduate studies.

Upcoming Admissions Events

Attend a virtual or in-person admission event to learn more about our programs or the application process. You will have a chance to ask questions to members of our admissions team during these events.

Feb 28
Please join the Tulane Admissions Team for our informative webinar to learn more about the components of the Graduate Business Application and our tips for completing your application the best way possible.
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Mar 4
As an Admitted student, you can register for this event. You will get to meet and chat with current Graduate Students at the Freeman School. This relaxed virtual meet and greet allows you to hear about their experience, with time to ask questions!
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Mar 5
You will learn the tools available to you as soon as you start the program from our Graduate Career Management Center. Learn how to find jobs, interview, and more!
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