Proposed 2018-19 Graduate Programs Tuition & Mandatory Fees

Approved by Murray State University Board of Regents on May 11, 2018.
Pending approval by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education (CPE).

  • Note - Regional tuition and fees rate applicable to residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Ohio (if admitted prior to 2014) and Tennessee.
  • Note - Non-resident tuition and fees applicable to international students. 

* Program offered 100% online. All online rates include a $100 online fee.

Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business

Master's degrees

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Business Administration (M.B.A.) $544 $544 $800 $644*
Economic Development (M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644*
Economics (M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644
Information Systems (M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644*
Mass Communications (M.A. and M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644
Organizational Communication (M.A. and M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644*

Graduate Certificates

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Organizational Dynamics $544 $544 $800 $644
Public Relations Practice $544 $544 $800 $644

College of Education and Human Services

Doctoral program

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Doctor of Education in P-20 and Community Leadership $590 $590 $590 $644*

Master's Degrees

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Career and Technical Education (M.S.) $375 $544 $800 $644
Counseling (M.A.Ed. and Ed.S.) $375 $544 $800 $644
Education Administration (M.A.Ed. and Ed.S.) $375 $544 $800 $644
Elementary Education - Teacher Leader (M.A.Ed.) $375 $544 $800 $644
Human Development and Leadership (M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644*
Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education - Teacher Leader (M.A.Ed.) $375 $544 $800 $644
Library Media (M.A.Ed.) $375 $544 $800 $644*
Middle School Education - Teacher Leader (M.A.Ed.) $375 $544 $800 $644
Nonprofit Leadership Studies (M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644*
Postsecondary Education Administration (M.A.) $375 $544 $800 $644*
Reading and Writing (M.A.Ed.) $375 $544 $800 $644
Secondary Education - Teacher Leader (M.A.Ed.) $375 $544 $800 $644
Special Education - Teacher Leader (M.A.Ed.) $375 $544 $800 $644
Speech-Language Pathology (M.S.) $600 $600 $800 $644

Specialist Degrees

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Education Administration (M.A.Ed. and Ed.S.) $375 $544 $800 $644
School Counseling (M.A.Ed. and Ed.S.) $375 $544 $800 $644
Teacher Education and Professional Education (Ed.S.) $375 $544 $800 $644

Graduate Certificates

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
College Advising $375 $544 $800 $644
Interdisciplinary Brain Injury Studies $544 $544 $800 $644
Human Development and Leadership $544 $544 $800 $644*
Nonprofit Leadership Studies $544 $544 $800 $644*

Certificate Endorsements for Kentucky Teachers

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Director of Pupil Personnel $375 $544 $800 $644
Director of Special Education $375 $544 $800 $644
English as a Second Language $375 $544 $800 $644*
Environmental Education $375 $544 $800 $644
Gifted Education $375 $544 $800 $644*
Individual Intellectual Assessment for the School Counselor $375 $544 $800 $644
Instructional Computer Technology $375 $544 $800 $644*
Instructional Leadership -- School Superintendent $375 $544 $800 $644
Instructional Leadership -- Supervisor of Instruction $375 $544 $800 $644
School Psychology (6th Year Program) $375 $544 $800 $644
School Safety $375 $544 $800 $644
Standard Certification in School Counseling $375 $544 $800 $644

College of Humanities and Fine Arts

Doctoral program

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Doctor of Arts in English Pedagogy and Technology $590 $590 $590 $644*

Master's Degrees

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
English (M.A.) $544 $544 $800 $644*
History (M.A.) $544 $544 $800 $644
Music Education (M.M.E.) $375 $544 $800 $644*
Psychology (Clinical) (M.A. and M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644
Psychology (General Experimental) (M.A. and M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644
Public Administration (M.P.A.) $544 $544 $800 $644*
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (M.A.) $375 $544 $800 $644*

Graduate Certificates

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Gender Studies $544 $544 $800 $644
Research Design and Analysis $544 $544 $800 $644

Hutson School of Agriculture

Master's Degrees

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Agriculture (M.S.) - AGR $544 $544 $800 $644*
Agriculture (M.S.) - AED $544 $544 $800 $644*

Graduate Certificates

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Veterinary Hospital Management $544 $544 $800 $644

Jesse D. Jones College of Science, Engineering and Technology

Master's Degrees

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Applied Engineering and Technology Management (M.S.) $600 $600 $800 $644
Biology (M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644
Geosciences (M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644
Mathematics (M.A., M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644
Mathematics (M.A.T.) $375 $544 $800 $644
Occupational Safety and Health (M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644*
Sustainability Science (M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644
Telecommunications Systems Management (TSM) (M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644*

School of Nursing and Health Professions

Doctoral program

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Doctor of Nursing Practice
Family Nurse Practioner (FNP)
$590 $590 $590 $644*
Doctor of Nursing Practice
Nurse Anestitst (NA)
$700 $700 $700  

Master's Degree

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Nutrition (M.S.) $544 $544 $800 $644
Occupational Therapy (M.S.O.T.) $600 $600 $800 $644

Graduate Certificates

Program Resident Regional Non-resident Online
Registered Dietitian $544 $544 $800 $644

*Program offered 100% online

All Online rates include a $100 Online fee.