Graduate Tuition, Fees & Expenses  

What you should know

Students are required to acknowledge the terms of the Student Financial Responsibility Agreement before registering each semester.

Tuition, Fees & Expenses

Rates provided reflect standard graduate tuition and fee rates for Academic Year 2022-2023 and are an estimate of costs, varying based on credits enrolled and other mitigating factors.

Tuition Semester Costs
Master of Arts in Teaching Tuition $633 per credit
Discounted Tuition1 $316.50 per credit
Audited Courses $900 per course
Itemized Fees Semester Costs
Graduate Student Assn Fee $22.50
Student Activity Fee $55
Health & Wellness Support Fee
Students enrolled in 9+ credits
$314

Discounted (Tuition Rate)1 - Applies to Rice University Alumni and Employees.

Tuition, Fees & Expenses

Rates provided reflect standard graduate tuition and fee rates for Academic Year 2022-2023 and are an estimate of costs, varying based on credits enrolled and other mitigating factors.

Tuition Semester Costs
Master Liberal Studies Tuition $1,075 per credit
Discounted Tuition1 $537.50 per credit
Audited Courses $900 per course
Itemized Fees Semester Costs
Graduate Student Assn Fee $22.50
Student Activity Fee $55
Health & Wellness Support Fee
Students enrolled in 9+ credits
$314

Discounted (Tuition Rate)1 - Applies to Rice University Alumni and Employees.

Tuition, Fees & Expenses

Rates provided reflect standard graduate tuition and fee rates for Academic Year 2022-2023 and are an estimate of costs, varying based on credits enrolled and other mitigating factors.

Tuition Semester Costs
Diploma in Liberal Studies Tuition $1,150 per credit
Discounted Tuition1 $575 per credit
Audited Courses $950 per course
Itemized Fees Semester Costs
Graduate Student Assn Fee $22.50
Student Activity Fee $55
Health & Wellness Support Fee
Students enrolled in 9+ credits
$314

Discounted (Tuition Rate)1 - Applies to Rice University Alumni and Employees.

Course Fees

Courses having additional charges are provided on the Course Schedule. In some cases, the associated charges may be in lieu of Rice tuition and/or required fees.

Other Potential Fees

Other potential fees may apply, based on events or specific requests.

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