Military Graduate Tuition And Fees

The costs below apply to military servicemembers (active-duty, guard, and reserves) and their families.

Cost Description
Admission Application Fee $50 Preliminary review of transcripts and training credits, including projected outline of remaining degree requirements.
Tuition1 $295 Per credit tuition cost for all graduate courses.
Certificate Program $50 Review and process of student files for certificate conferral upon completion.
Student Services Annual Student Fee (SSAF) $265 Library services, graduate advising, and Master’s degree program planning. Paid at enrollment and annually thereafter.
Graduation Fee2 $130; $260 for students approved for conferral on or after August 26, 2019. Final review and processing of student records for degree conferral and issuance of diploma.
Annual Technology Certificate Fees $95 This fee is charged upon enrollment into the certificate program and annually until the certificate has been completed.
Master of Arts in Liberal Studies Fee3 $135 Only applicable to students in the Master’s in Liberal Studies degree program.

Tuition and fees subject to change without notice.

1 An additional $20 non-matriculation fee is charged to students taking Excelsior College courses who are not currently enrolled.

2 All students are required to pay the graduation fee. Our annual Commencement ceremony is held in Albany in July. Registration is required if you wish to attend and there is a small fee for your cap and gown assessed at registration. For more Information visit our Commencement page.

3 Students in the Master’s in Liberal Studies program pay a $135 Degree Completion Plan fee for administrative and faculty plan review.

Excelsior Alumni

As an alumnus with a bachelor’s from Excelsior College, Excelsior will waive the graduate application fee. For more information about how Excelsior’s graduate programs can help you achieve your professional goals call admissions at 888-647-2388.