Tuition for the ExecutiveMPA@Syracuse 2017–2018 academic year is $1,890 per credit, making the total cost for the 30-credit program $56,700. Note that tuition rates are subject to reassessment and may change each academic year.
When evaluating how to pay for your master's degree in public administration, there may be a number of resources available to you, including tuition assistance from your employer, scholarships, and student loan programs. In addition, you may be eligible to apply for the following to assist in paying your tuition:
Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loans: Students are potentially eligible to receive up to $20,500 in Direct Unsubsidized Loans per academic year, regardless of personal or spousal income.
Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan: All graduate students are potentially eligible to apply for Graduate PLUS loan funding each academic year. This credit-based loan can be used to cover tuition and fees, and provide you with funding for living expenses up to the cost of attendance.
Private Loans: Students who require additional assistance may apply for education loans through private lenders.
Employer Sponsorship: Check with your employer's personnel or human resources division regarding tuition.