Tuition, Costs and Financial Assistance

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The cost of an education is affordable at the University of Kansas. Below is an estimate of costs for full-time students finishing the degree program in four years. These figures are based off academic year the 2016-2017 KU comprehensive fee schedule. Any dollar amounts listed are general approximations provided as a guide only and are not an official quote of costs. This information subject to change by the Kansas Board of Regents and the University of Kansas.

Kansas Resident

Graduate Tuition - Resident

$413 / credit hour

102 credit hours to complete degree

$42,126

Campus Fees (spring & fall)

$458 / semester

8 semesters

$3,664

Campus Fees (summer)

$241 / semester

3 semesters

$723

Background Check 

$56

one time only fee

$56

Textbooks

$560 / year

4 years

$2,240

Course Fees

Lawrence

KU Medical Center

 

Estimated total tuition and fees for Kansas residents 

$48,809

 

 

 

 

Non-Resident

Graduate Tuition - Non-Resident

$970 / credit hour

102 credit hours to complete degree

$98,940

Campus Fees (spring & fall)

$458 / semester

8 semesters

$3,664

Campus Fees (summer)

$241 / semester

3 semesters

$723

Background Check 

$56

one time only fee

$56

Textbooks

$560 / year

4 years

$2,240

Course Fees

Lawrence

KU Medical Center

 

Estimated total tuition and fees for non-residents 

$105,623

Notes:

  • Students should also consider expenses for room and board, transportation and other needs.
  • Tuition and fees differ based on location at the KU Lawrence campus or the KU Medical Center campus. For purposes of this estimate, the higher campus rate was used in each situation. Students are assessed both campus fees if courses are taken in the same semester at both the Lawrence and Kansas City locations.
  • A drug screening may be required at clinical sites. More info

Opportunities for financial assistance are available for students in the Intercampus Program in Communicative Disorders.

Last modified: Jul 21, 2017

The Office of the University Registrar is responsible for assessing tuition and fees. Tuition and fee amounts charged by the University of Kansas are approved by the Kansas Board of Regents annually and listed in the Comprehensive Fee Schedule.

See also:

KU Tuition Cost Calculator

Tuition and Fees, Lawrence Campus.

Tuition and Fees, Medical Center Campus

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