University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

price and cost of graduate programs for students

Costs and Funding: Graduate School of Business

Learn about the current tuition and fees for enrolling in graduate school programs at the Sam M. Walton College of Business. Choose from a variety of degree programs across a number of business disciplines. The tuition and fees presented below reflect the academic year 2021-22 rates.

Tuition Information for Masters and Certificate Programs

Note: Estimates are based on tuition rates for the current catalog year and are subject to change for future terms.

In-State tuition & fees per hour New Chancellor's Non-Resident Scholarship Award** Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour*
$670.32 $1,075.49 $1,696.71 $1,696.71
Total = $34,186.32 Total = $54,849.99** Total = $86,532.21 Total = $87,622.21*

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Books, Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

*The Full-time MBA program will be 51 hours beginning with the Fall 2022 semester.

**Please visit the Graduate School and International Education site for eligibility criteria for the Chancellor’s Graduate Student Non-Resident Tuition Scholarship (NRTS).

*The insurance and service fee is a one-time-per-semester charge for international students and is included in this estimate. Please visit the University of Arkansas Treasurer’s Office “Estimate My Tuition/Fees” to verify the cost for each semester.

In-State tuition & fees per hour Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour
$1,259.34* $1,259.34* $1,259.34*
Total = $47,854.92 Total = $47,854.92 Total = $47,854.92

*Total amount includes books and other fees associated with professional programs.

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

 

Tuition & Fees In Detail

Master of Business Administration (Executive MBA) - 38 hours

Tuition/credit hour $596.80
Fees/credit hour  
Program $525.54
Course Material $100
Off-Campus (Global Campus Fee) $30
Technology $7
In-State tuition & fees per hour Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour
$1,259.34* $1,259.34* $1,259.34*
Total = $55,410.96 Total = $55,410.96 Total = $55,410.96

*Total amount includes books and other fees associated with professional programs.

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

 

Tuition & Fees In Detail

Master of Business Administration (Healthcare Executive MBA) - 44 hours

Tuition/credit hour $596.80
Fees/credit hour  
Program $525.54
Course Material $100
Off-Campus (Global Campus Fee) $30
Technology $7
In-State tuition & fees per hour New Chancellor's Non-Resident Scholarship Award** Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour*
$670.32 $1,075.49 $1,696.71 $1,696.71
Total = $20,109.60 Total = $32,264.70** Total = $50,901.30 Total = $52,966.30*

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Books, Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

**Please visit the Graduate School and International Education site for eligibility criteria for the Chancellor’s Graduate Student Non-Resident Tuition Scholarship (NRTS).

*The insurance and service fee is a one-time-per-semester charge for international students and is included in this estimate. Please visit the University of Arkansas Treasurer’s Office “Estimate My Tuition/Fees” to verify the cost for each semester.

In-State tuition & fees per hour New Chancellor's Non-Resident Scholarship Award** Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour*
$670.32 $1,075.49 $1,696.71 $1,696.71
Total = $20,109.60 Total = $32,264.70** Total = $50,901.30 Total = $52,966.30*

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Books, Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

**Please visit the Graduate School and International Education site for eligibility criteria for the Chancellor’s Graduate Student Non-Resident Tuition Scholarship (NRTS).

*The insurance and service fee is a one-time-per-semester charge for international students and is included in this estimate. Please visit the University of Arkansas Treasurer’s Office “Estimate My Tuition/Fees” to verify the cost for each semester.

In-State tuition & fees per hour New Chancellor's Non-Resident Scholarship Award** Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour*
$670.32 $1,075.49 $1,696.71 $1,696.71
Total = $20,109.60 Total = $32,264.70** Total = $50,901.30 Total = $52,966.30*

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Books, Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

**Please visit the Graduate School and International Education site for eligibility criteria for the Chancellor’s Graduate Student Non-Resident Tuition Scholarship (NRTS).

*The insurance and service fee is a one-time-per-semester charge for international students and is included in this estimate. Please visit the University of Arkansas Treasurer’s Office “Estimate My Tuition/Fees” to verify the cost for each semester.

In-State tuition & fees per hour New Chancellor's Non-Resident Scholarship Award** Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour*
$670.32 $1,075.49 $1,696.71 $1,696.71
Total = $20,109.60 Total = $32,264.70** Total = $50,901.30 Total = $52,966.30*

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Books, Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

**Please visit the Graduate School and International Education site for eligibility criteria for the Chancellor’s Graduate Student Non-Resident Tuition Scholarship (NRTS).

*The insurance and service fee is a one-time-per-semester charge for international students and is included in this estimate. Please visit the University of Arkansas Treasurer’s Office “Estimate My Tuition/Fees” to verify the cost for each semester.

In-State tuition & fees per hour New Chancellor's Non-Resident Scholarship Award** Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour*
$670.32 $1,075.49 $1,696.71 $1,696.71
Total = $20,109.60 Total = $32,264.70** Total = $50,901.30 Total = $52,966.30*

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Books, Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

**Please visit the Graduate School and International Education site for eligibility criteria for the Chancellor’s Graduate Student Non-Resident Tuition Scholarship (NRTS).

*The insurance and service fee is a one-time-per-semester charge for international students and is included in this estimate. Please visit the University of Arkansas Treasurer’s Office “Estimate My Tuition/Fees” to verify the cost for each semester.

In-State tuition & fees per hour New Chancellor's Non-Resident Scholarship Award** Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour*
$670.32 $1,075.49 $1,696.71 $1,696.71
Total = $20,109.60 Total = $32,264.70** Total = $50,901.30 Total = $52,966.30*

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Books, Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

**Please visit the Graduate School and International Education site for eligibility criteria for the Chancellor’s Graduate Student Non-Resident Tuition Scholarship (NRTS).

*The insurance and service fee is a one-time-per-semester charge for international students and is included in this estimate. Please visit the University of Arkansas Treasurer’s Office “Estimate My Tuition/Fees” to verify the cost for each semester.

In-State tuition & fees per hour New Chancellor's Non-Resident Scholarship Award** Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour*
$670.32 $1,075.49 $1,696.71 $1,696.71
Total = $20,109.60 Total = $32,264.70** Total = $50,901.30 Total = $52,966.30*

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Books, Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

**Please visit the Graduate School and International Education site for eligibility criteria for the Chancellor’s Graduate Student Non-Resident Tuition Scholarship (NRTS).

*The insurance and service fee is a one-time-per-semester charge for international students and is included in this estimate. Please visit the University of Arkansas Treasurer’s Office “Estimate My Tuition/Fees” to verify the cost for each semester.

If the IT Toolkit course credit is needed, tuition and fees will increase to include the cost of one additional 3-hour course.

In-State tuition & fees per hour Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour
$998.66* $998.66* $998.66*
Total = $29,959.80 Total = $29,959.80 Total = $29,959.80

*Total amount includes books and other program costs associated with professional programs.

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

If the IT Toolkit course credit is needed, tuition and fees will increase to include the cost of one additional 3-hour course.

In-State tuition & fees per hour New Chancellor's Non-Resident Scholarship Award** Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour*
$670.32 $1,075.49 $1,696.71 $1,696.71
Total = $20,109.60 Total = $32,264.70** Total = $50,901.30 Total = $52,966.30*

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Books, Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

**Please visit the Graduate School and International Education site for eligibility criteria for the Chancellor’s Graduate Student Non-Resident Tuition Scholarship (NRTS).

*The insurance and service fee is a one-time-per-semester charge for international students and is included in this estimate. Please visit the University of Arkansas Treasurer’s Office “Estimate My Tuition/Fees” to verify the cost for each semester.

If the IT Toolkit course credit is needed, tuition and fees will increase to include the cost of one additional 3-hour course.

In-State tuition & fees per hour Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour
$998.66* $998.66* $998.66*
Total = $29,959.80 Total = $29,959.80 Total = $29,959.80

*Total amount includes books and other program costs associated with professional programs.

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

If the IT Toolkit course credit is needed, tuition and fees will increase to include the cost of one additional 3-hour course.

Enterprise Systems Graduate Certificates available in the following: Blockchain Enterprise Systems, Business Analytics, Enterprise Resource Planning.

In-State tuition & fees per hour Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour
$998.66* $998.66* $998.66*
Total = $11,983.92 Total = $11,983.92 Total = $11,983.92

*Total amount includes books and other program costs associated with professional programs.

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

Certificate programs are not eligible for financial aid.

In-State tuition & fees per hour Out-of-State tuition & fees per hour International tuition & fees per hour
$998.66* $998.66* $998.66*
Total = $11,983.92 Total = $11,983.92 Total = $11,983.92

*Total amount includes books and other program costs associated with professional programs.

Additional expenses will include, but may not be limited to Housing, Laptop, Parking, and Travel.

Certificate programs are not eligible for financial aid.

Cost and Funding Resources

Scholarships

Competitive scholarships are available to eligible graduate students. Visit Walton College Scholarship Information for details.

Assistantships

A separate application is not required for graduate assistantships. Students admitted to a full-time Walton College master’s program are automatically considered for a graduate assistantship which includes a full tuition waiver and an annual stipend. Visit Graduate School and International Education for details.

Financial Aid

U.S. citizens or eligible noncitizens can apply for student loans. To apply, you must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Visit the Office of Financial Aid to learn more.

External Funding Sources

The University of Arkansas Graduate School and International Education has compiled a list of over 100 external funding resources.

Assistantships

A separate application is not required for graduate assistantships. Students admitted to a Walton College Ph.D. program are automatically considered for a graduate assistantship which includes a full tuition waiver and an annual stipend. Visit Graduate and International Education for details.

Fellowships

Highly qualified students may be nominated for fellowship funding in addition to an assistantship. Visit Graduate School and International Education for details.

Financial Aid

U.S. citizens or eligible noncitizens can apply for student loans. To apply, you must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Visit the Office of Financial Aid to learn more.