Tuition and Fees

The following suggested budget indicates F-1 and J-1 Visa applicants expenses and cost for nine months (three quarters of attendance as a full-time student). It is important to note that these amounts will vary depending on your economic situation and resources.

Undergraduate (36 Units) Graduate (24 Units) Doctorate (24 units)
Tuition & Fees*
(includes non-resident tuition fee)


Living Expenses $12,711 $12,711 $12,711
Book & Supplies $1,917 $1,917 $1,917
Transportation $1,107 $1,107 $1,107
Health Insurance* $1,164 $1,164 $1,164
Personal Expenses $1,482 $1,482 $1,482
Total $34,812 $33,078 $37,740

*Note: Please visit Student Financial Services for full fee disclosure statement. All CSU listed fees should be regarded as estimates that are subject to change upon approval by the CSU Board of Trustees and may occur without notice. M.B.A. and M.S.A. programs require an additional $180/unit for ALL courses. M.P.A. program requires an additional $90/unit for ALL courses. Higher health insurance rates may apply for students over the age of 24.