Program Cost for Management Science & Quantitative Methods

Tuition is “locked in” for 6 consecutively enrolled semesters, which means the price for you will not increase as long as you maintain enrollment for 6 consecutive semesters.

Additional fees may include: Technology Fee ($270/year), a wellness fee ($110/year), a one-time matriculation fee ($205) Books, a Parking Fee, and materials for coursework.

The 2024-2025 tuition  is charged at a per credit rate of $1,391.  The total tuition cost for the 44-credit Management Science and Quantitative Methods major is $61,204.  This tuition rate is locked in for six consecutive semesters at the time a student begins the program.  There will be no additional cost for the required 10-day international experience. Those who wish to complete an emphasis with their MBA will pay an additional $8,488 for a total program cost of $69,692.

Federal financial aid is available, and students may apply for PLU graduate scholarships and assistantships. The FAFSA application becomes available for the following academic year on October 1st.

Download 2023-2024 Program Cost Sheet

Cost Breakdown by Term 2024-2025

Nine to 11 month education plan

TermCredit HoursCost
Fall 20245 courses (20 credits)$27,820
J-Term 20251 course (4 credits)$5,464
Spring 20255 courses (16 credits)$27,820
Optional Summer emphasis (Summer 2025)2 courses (8 credits)$8,488

21 month education plan

TermCredit HoursCost
Fall 20242 courses (8 credits)$11,128
Spring 20252 courses (8 credits)$11,128
Fall 20253 courses (12 credits)$16,692
J-Term 20261 course (4 credits)$5,464
Spring 20263 courses (12 credits)$16,692
Optional Summer emphasis (Summer 2025 or 2026)2 courses (8 credits)$8,488