Graduate MALS Cost of Attendance

A breakdown of the 2016-17 average cost of attendance budget for a graduate student who enrolls in the SCS Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS) program is listed below:

Direct Expenses 1  
Tuition2 $18,612
Indirect Expenses 1  
Average Living Allowance3 $20,478
Average Books $1,300
Average Travel $1,320
Federal Direct Loan Fees $1,120
Subtotal $24,218
Total Cost of Attendance $42,830

1Direct expenses are charges that a student will incur on their billing statement from the Office of Billing and Payment Services.  Indirect expenses are other associated costs which are averages that a student may incur for their education.

2Tuition is based on a student's anticipated enrollment in 18 credit hours; 9 credit hours each semester. Note: 9 credit hours is equivalent to full-time status. 

3The Average Living Allowance expense is based on the total number of weeks that a student is enrolled in coursework. If the number of weeks for which a student is enrolled changes, their cost of attendance will be recalculated and their financial aid package may be revised.

Note Mandatory University Fee: A Georgetown University Health Insurance charge is not required unless a student enrolls full time.

A breakdown of the 2017-18 average cost of attendance budget for a graduate student who enrolls in the SCS Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS) program is listed below:

Direct Expenses 1  
Tuition2 $18,612
Indirect Expenses 1  
Average Living Allowance3 $20,678
Average Books $1,300
Average Travel $1,320
Federal Direct Loan Fees $1,130
Subtotal $24,428
Total Cost of Attendance $43,040

1Direct expenses are charges that a student will incur on their billing statement from the Office of Billing and Payment Services.  Indirect expenses are other associated costs which are averages that a student may incur for their education.

2Tuition is based on a student's anticipated enrollment in 18 credit hours; 9 credit hours each semester. Note: 9 credit hours is equivalent to full-time status. 

3The Average Living Allowance expense is based on the total number of weeks that a student is enrolled in coursework. If the number of weeks for which a student is enrolled changes, their cost of attendance will be recalculated and their financial aid package may be revised.

Note Mandatory University Fee: A Georgetown University Health Insurance charge is not required unless a student enrolls full time.