Tuition, Fees, Discounts & Financial Aid
Academic Year 2011-2012

Fees and charges are for the academic year 2011-2012 or for the specific service described, unless otherwise stated. 





Per three credit course  ($1,105 per credit)

 $ 3,315.00




Technology Fee: Part-time per academic year 

   $ 390.00

Technology Fee: Full-time  per academic year 

$ 184.00

Matriculation maintenance: per semester 

  $ 105.00

Other Fees:



Application for admission fee  

$ 40.00

Graduation fee

$ 210.00

Proficiency exam (to waive a pre-req course) 

 $ 225.00

Transcript fee 

 $ 4.00

Request issuance of a graduate certificate 


Audit Fee
(per course):



Regular fee for non-alumni (Fee equal to tuition for one credit hour)


Fee for alumni of FDU MST

$ 552.50

Financial aid, scholarships and discounts:

  • Discount for Alumni of FDU (such as an undegraduate degree, an MBA , or an MS in accounting, etc.) returning to pursue the MS in Tax degree may be available. Subject to certain eligibility requirements and restrictions, for every graduate credit taken, the University offers a $100 tuition credit. Over a 30-credit degree, this amounts to a $3,000 discount. For more information, contact Susan Brooman, Director of Graduate Recruiting and Marketing-Graduate Admissions.  201-692-2571

  • Graduates of the FDU  MST program who return to complete any of the four Graduate Tax Certificates are granted a 20% discount on any of the required courses.
  • Although sources are very limited, there are a variety of financial aid programs available to graduate and professional students, ranging from fellowships to scholarships and loan programs. For information posted on FDU web site: graduate financial aid and scholarship

All fees, tuition and charges are subject to change at any time at the discretion of the University's Board of Trustees.

Posted 2011.08.30                                                                                                                                                                                                     Copyright 2005 west