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The Master of Science in Marketing is a full-time, three-semester program with tuition of $1,860 per credit.

Columbia Business School does not offer merit- or need-based financial aid for the Master of Science in Marketing. However, federal or private loans may be available to qualified candidates. The MBA loans page lists detailed information about obtaining loans, much of which is applicable to Master of Science candidates

US Citizens and Permanent residents are able to borrow the cost of attendance in either federal or private loans.  Full instructions will be available upon admission. Students are able to borrow for living and travel expenses as well as tuition.  Those who wish to only utilize tuition amounts should follow the amounts outlined below (choosing either the Graduate PLUS or Private Loan).  If you wish to borrow additional living expenses above tuition the amounts will be specified in your award letter after completing your FAFSA.  It is a modest student budget of approximately $30,000 per 12 months (about $10,000 per semester).

Borrowers wishing to cover tuition only would apply for the following amounts:

 

Tuition

 

Semester

 

Year

 

Billed Amount

 

Due

 

Direct Loan Amount*


Private Loan


Grad PLUS Amount**

Year 1

Fall

2015

$22,320

18-Sep

$10,140

$12,180

$12,726

Year 1

Spring

2016

$22,320

29-Jan

$10,140

$12,180

$12,726

Year 1

Summer

2016

$11,160

10-Jun

$11,160

$ -

$0

Totals

 

 

 

 

$31,440

$24,360

$25,452

* Less origination fee
** Includes origination fee

International students are only eligible to be considered for private loans with a US cosigner. Loans without a US cosigner are not available. Most international students rely on family funds, personal savings, government or company sponsorships, and/or loans secured in their home countries. Click here for additional resources for international students.

 

Announcements

Federal loan program changes for '15-'16
Interest rates for graduate students effective July 1, 2015 have been set at 5.84% for the Direct Unsubsidized Loan and 6.84% for the Direct Graduate PLUS Loan. For more information, please visit our Loans page.