UND provides a quality and affordable education. Even for out-of-state and international students, the cost of attending UND is below the national median for similar institutions. For a current listing of Tuition and Fees, please visit the Student Account Services Tuition and Fees page. Select the intended semester and use the graduate table.
The Space Studies courses incur an additional fee of $50 per credit beyond the standard University fees to cover production costs of recorded lectures. The table below includes these additional fees and the totals for estimated tuition use the price per credit multiplied by 33.
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Cost per Credit
(through summer 2018)
The Space Studies M.S. and Aerospace Science Ph.D. programs follow the standard UND tuition model, not the UND online tuition model. All students will pay the cost listed in the table above for non-residents unless they qualify for reduced tuition for ND and contiguous states, or are eligible for the Military/Veteran’s discount.
Honored as a "Military Friendly School" by Military Advanced Education & Transition (MAE&T) in 2015, the University of North Dakota is ranked highly for military friendliness among all colleges, universities, and trade schools who make increased efforts to cater to the military community. Active duty military personnel and Veterans are eligible for the in-state tuition rate by providing the necessary verification to the UND Veteran and Nontraditional Student Services office. Follow the directions posted at the Veteran & Nontraditional Student Services and Student Account Services websites.
North Dakota residents must indicate their residency on their School of Graduate Studies application to be eligible for in-state tuition rates.
Minnesota residents will need to apply for reciprocity to be eligible for special tuition rates that are lower than the normal non-resident rate. Until Reciprocity is granted, students are required to pay non-resident tuition.
Anyone wishing to change their residency status must follow the guidelines posted at the Student Account Services website.