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Graduate Assistantships

TOTAL PACKAGE (12 months - including summer):

Masters

Doctoral

Tuition and Fees

$ 6,922

Tuition and Fees

$ 6,922

Health Insurance

$ 2,486

Health Insurance

$ 2,486

Stipend

$ 16,440

Stipend

$ 22,860

Total

$ 25,848

Total

$ 32,268

Academic Year Package:

Masters

Doctoral

Tuition and Fees

$ 6,517

Tuition and Fees

$ 6,517

Health Insurance

$ 2,486

Health Insurance

$ 2,486

Stipend

$ 12,330

Stipend

$ 17,145

Total

$ 21,333

Total

$ 26,148

Fall Semester Package:

Masters

Doctoral

Tuition and Fees

$ 3,258

Tuition and Fees

$ 3,258

Health Insurance

$ 1,243

Health Insurance

$ 1,243

Stipend

$ 6,165

Stipend

$ 8,573

Total

$ 10,666

Total

$ 13,074

Spring Semester Package:

Masters

Doctoral

Tuition and Fees

$ 3,258

Tuition and Fees

$ 3,258

Health Insurance

$ 1,243

Health Insurance

$ 1,243

Stipend

$ 6,165

Stipend

$ 8,573

Total

$ 10,666

Total

$ 13,074

Summer Semester Package:

Masters

Doctoral

Tuition and Fees

$ 405

Tuition and Fees

$ 405

Health Insurance

Paid in Spring

Health Insurance

Paid in Spring

Stipend

$ 4,410

Stipend

$ 5,715

Total

$ 4,815

Total

$ 6,120

Estimates are based on required minimum amounts. Additionally, tuition and fees are calculated based on 9 credit hours for Fall and Spring and 1 credit hour for Summer. Health insurance is calculated for domestic students, please see break-down below for international students. Stipends may be budgeted higher than minimum at current market rates according to discipline.

Tuition and Fees for Academic Year:

Credit Hour(s)

Tuition

Mandatory Fees

Total

1

$ 282.00

$ 122.69

$ 404.69

2

$ 564.00

$ 161.05

$ 725.05

3

$ 846.00

$ 199.41

$ 1,045.41

4

$ 1,128.00

$ 350.87

$ 1,478.87

5

$ 1,410.00

$ 350.87

$ 1,760.87

6

$ 1,692.00

$ 350.87

$ 2,042.87

7

$ 1,974.00

$ 350.87

$ 2,324.87

8

$ 2,256.00

$ 350.87

$ 2,606.87

9

$ 2,538.00

$ 720.31

$ 3,258.31

10

$ 2,820.00

$ 720.31

$ 3,540.31

11

$ 3,102.00

$ 720.31

$ 3,822.31

12

$ 3,384.00

$ 720.31

$ 4,104.31

Optional Fee Package price per semester

Optional Fee Package

$369.44

Health Insurance Rates for Academic Year:

Fall

Spring (including Summer)

Total

Domestic

$ 1,243.00

$ 1,243.00

$ 2,486.00

International

$ 1,243.00

$ 1,243.00

$ 2,486.00

Minimum Stipend Totals (Academic Year):

Masters

$ 12,330.00

Doctorate

$ 17,145.00

Please Note:

  1. Graduate Assistant stipends may be budgeted at current market rates according to discipline.
  2. Tuition and fees for Graduate Assistants are charged at the resident tuition rate.
  3. Summer stipends are typically 3/9's of an academic year stipend.
  4. It is recommended that graduate assistant costs (stipend, tuition, fees, insurance) be escalated 3% for each year of a proposal budget.
  5. Tuition, fees, and health insurance are exempt from indirect cost.

Please feel free to contact the Research Office (766-5320) if you have any questions regarding proposal budget preparation.

**Figures based upon Academic Year 2020/2021

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