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Tuition and Financial Aid

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Program Costs

The below expenses are for the Texas Evening MBA class entering in January 2017. Returning students will not experience a rate increase or change. Your tuition will remain the same for your entire time in the program.

Program Installments per semester - Class of 2020

Approx. Cost*

Spring 2018
Summer 2018
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
Summer 2019 $15,780
Fall 2019
Spring 2020 $15,780

A non-refundable $2,000 deposit is required once an applicant accepts our offer of admission in order to secure a seat in the program, and is credited toward your first semester's program costs.

*For those who cannot establish Texas residency, there will be an estimated supplemental cost of $4,000 - $4,600 per semester, depending on the semester and the number of credit hours taken.


Return on Investment

Your degree starts paying dividends immediately. In fact, U.S. News and World Report named the Texas MBA Program the 7th-best part-time MBA program in the country—in large part because of how quickly and effectively you’ll advance in your career during school and after graduation.

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Financial Aid

We recognize that pursuing an MBA is a big investment in your future. To make that future attainable and that investment a strong one, UT Austin awards financial assistance to many Texas MBA students to help cover tuition and living costs.

Loan Programs

Federal Loans

Federal Loans

Watch our video on Federal Loans. If you're a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, you'll likely be eligible for federal student loans. To determine your eligibility, you must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is available January 1 of each year and has a priority application date of March 15. It is recommended that you have your FASA completed at least by June 1.

Once your FAFSA has been successfully processed, you may be offered federal loans.

Loans for International Students

Loans for International Students

For an international student, there may be loan options. Better loan terms may apply if you have a U.S. citizen or permanent resident co-signer. We are not able to recommend any lenders specifically, but we will work with all banks and lending institutions.

We, as the University of Texas at Austin, cannot be your co-signer.

Private Loans

Private Loans

If you choose to pursue a private loan, we recommend applying no sooner than a few months before you start the program. Most private loans are credit-based and the approval decision may expire. Check with your lender about the length of time your application will remain valid before you apply.

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The McCombs School of Business offers a select number of Admissions Recruiting Awards to students in the Evening MBA at Texas McCombs. All applicants are automatically considered for Admissions Recruiting Awards as part of the application review process. These scholarships will be awarded based on merit (strength of the admission application), as well as need.* Scholarships could be up to $10,000 total, split evenly across each semester of the program. Scholarships require that students remain in good academic standing and are fully employed. Scholarship availability, eligibility, and awards are subject to change without notice.  

*While a separate application is not required for Admissions Recruiting Awards, applicants should submit the 2018-2019 FAFSA as soon as possible after it becomes available in October, for need to be considered in the award process.

Veteran Benefits

The McCombs School of Business welcomes veterans, active duty members and their families. If you have questions, please review our benefits information, or contact the Student Veteran Services Office at the University.