Students Studying in the Krannert Parrish LibraryMoving to a new community can be a challenge, whether you are within a few miles or across the globe. Purdue understands that the decision to attend graduate school is not an easy one, and the financial impact should be taken into consideration. West Lafayette, Indiana is an inviting community for students and families alike. In 2016, The American Institute of Economic Research ranked West Lafayette/Lafayette, Indiana the tenth Best College Town in America. And in 2015, Forbes ranked West Lafayette/Lafayette 2nd in its rankings of Best Small Cities for Business and Careers. Our community is an affordable place to live, compared to the cost of living on other university communities across the United States. Purdue offers off-campus housing resource for students looking to live within the community.

Combined with required and elective courses, students will experience diverse levels of business courses while participating in case studies, analytical competencies, critical thinking, communication and leadership skills.

You can use the Cost Calculator to obtain an estimate for your cost of attendance.

MBA and MSHRM

For residents of Indiana, the program fee each semester is $11,209.00*
For non-residents of Indiana, the program fee each semester is $21,092.00*

Overview of Tuition and Fees 2016-17 – Purdue Bursar’s Office, West Lafayette Campus

For specific questions about tuition payments, please contact the Purdue Bursar’s Office.
(All University fees are subject to change without notice)

Bursar’s Office Tuition and Fees Footnotes 

MBA for STEM Professionals

For residents of Indiana, the One-Year MBA for STEM Professionals program fee is $45,000.
For non-residents of Indiana, the One-Year MBA for STEM Professionals program fee is $57,000.
A $750.00 non-refundable admissions deposit will be required. The deposit is applied towards the first semester’s tuition upon enrollment. 

MS Accounting (A)

For residents of Indiana, the MS(A) program fee is $21,316*
For non-residents of Indiana, the MS(A) program fee is $40,582*

MS Finance (F)

For residents of Indiana, the MS(F) program fee is $42,000*
For non-residents of Indiana, the MS(F) program fee is $48,500*


MS Business Analytics and Information Management (BAIM)

For residents of Indiana, the MS(BAIM) program fee is $29,000*
For non-residents of Indiana, the MS(BAIM) program fee is $46,000*


Weekend MBA

For residents of Indiana, the Weekend MBA program fee is $49,740*
For non-residents of Indiana, the Weekend MBA program fee is $54,714*

*All fees are subject to increase based on approval by the Purdue University Board of Trustees