Tuition and funding
Tuition for the School of Information's Master of Applied Data Science online degree program reflects the quality and value expected from a Michigan education.
We offer competitive rates for both in-state and out-of-state students. Because U-M is partially state-funded, Michigan residents pay a lower rate. The rates are proposed to be the same whether students are taking classes full or part time.
2021-2022 academic year
$968 per credit for State of Michigan residents
$1,291 per credit for non-residents
+ additional fees (currently about $165 a semester)
The total cost of the 34-credit degree is approximately $32,912 for in-state students and $43,894 for out-of-state students, given this year’s estimated rates before fees.
Unlike most online degree programs, the Master of Applied Data Science offers the opportunity for scholarships ($1,000-$5,000) in addition to other types of financial aid. All applicants are automatically considered for merit-based scholarships that will cover partial tuition.
Tuition is set by the U-M Office of the Registrar. Each year near the beginning of the fall term, updated tuition and fees are posted on the Registrar's website.
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