Graduate Program Costs

The MS-GIST programs (online and in-person) and the PGIST certificate cost $820 per credit.

 

Estimated Costs for In Person MS-GIST Program (2017-2018)

Arizona Resident Estimated Program Cost Spring Summer Fall Spring 16-Month Program
Tuition $5743.00 $2844.00 $5743.00 $820.00 $15,150.00
University Fees $513.05 $175.41 $513.05 $95.55 $1,297.06
Program Fees** $900.00 $600.00 $1,400.00 $100.00 $3,000.00
          TOTAL: $19,447
           
Non-Resident Estimated Program Cost Spring Summer Fall Spring 16-Month Program
Tuition $15,718.00 $2844.00 $15,718.00 $1,746.00 $36,026.00
University Fees $513.05 $175.41 $513.05 $95.55 $1,297.06
Program Fees** $900.00 $600.00 $1,400.00 $100.00 $3,000.00
          TOTAL: $40,323
  • ** MSGIST Program Fees are used to support the salary of the Instructional Specialist staff position which directly benefits all students. Tuition and fees are estimated and are subject to change. Estimates are based on academic calendar year tuition and fees from the Bursar's Office
  • The program fee is used to to cover four types of expenses: Financial Aid Set Aside; Technology and Specialized Software; Student Activities; Academic and Administrative Support.
  • All GIST programs can be paid for using Qualified Tuition Remission (QTR) benefits, which are available to employees of the Arizona university system and their spouses and dependents.