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– Angela, M.Ed-ABA student

Paying for Graduate School

Paying for graduate school doesn’t have to be stressful. There are several ways to pay for your degree, and once admitted, St. Edward’s University offers financial services advisors to help you navigate the best way to pay for your degree. We’d love to talk to you more about your options.

Financial Aid

The St. Edward’s University Financial Aid office provides information about financial aid opportunities available to graduate students.

Scholarships

St. Edward’s University does not currently offer scholarships for our graduate programs, but we do have a list of resources for outside scholarships.

Tuition Discounts

St. Edward’s University alumni as well as other affinity groups are eligible for 15% off of their graduate tuition. There may be other types of tuition exchange and tuition remission programs available to you.

Master’s Degree Programs

$1,242 /credit hour

Includes all course fees but does not include books, comprehensive fees or other course materials


Includes access to a dedicated Student Success team that provides ongoing assistance with administrative items and course scheduling.


Includes access to world class faculty and a thriving alumni network

Ed.D. of Leadership and Higher Education

$932 /credit hour

Includes all course fees but does not include books, comprehensive fees or other course materials


Includes access to a dedicated Student Success team that provides ongoing assistance with administrative items and course scheduling.


Includes access to world class faculty and a thriving alumni network

Tuition is subject to change at the discretion of the St. Edward’s University Board of Trustees

17%


Employment in master’s-level occupations is projected to grow by almost 17% by 2026, the fastest of any education level.1

$200+


Having a master’s degree increases weekly income by more than $200 vs. those with a bachelor’s degree alone.2

3:20


Only 3 out of every 20 Americans (14%) have a master’s degree, professional degree, or doctoral degree.3

1.5%


The unemployment rate for those with a master’s degree is much lower than the average unemployment rate  (4.2%).4

“The course material is engaging, the advisors are very communicative to help you succeed, and being online, the program is very accessible no matter where you are or what your schedule is.

– Carkey, MBA student

Take Your Career to the Next Level.


Please fill out the contact form for more information and to request a call from an enrollment counselor.

1

Torpey, Elka. “Employment Outlook for Graduate-Level Occupations,” August 2018, https://www.bls.gov/careeroutlook/2018/article/graduate-degree-outlook.htm

2

U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics webpage, “Education pays,” last modified April 21, 2021, https://www.bls.gov/emp/chart-unemployment-earnings-education.htm

3

U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics table, “Education pays,” last modified April 21, 2021, https://www.bls.gov/emp/tables/unemployment-earnings-education.htm

4

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Unemployment Rate – College Graduates – Master’s Degree, 25 years and over [CGMD25O], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/CGMD25O, December 3, 2021.

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Unemployment Rate [UNRATE], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/UNRATE, December 3, 2021.