Tuition and Expenses

Maryland School of Public Policy (MSPP)

Full-Time and Part-Time

The tuition for students in one of the MSPP graduate degree programs are program dependent as outlined in the chart below.  The MSPP Executive Master of Public Management (EXPM) degree program charges a flat rate of $45,000 for the entire program.  




 MPP** &  MPM & MEPP & PhD                                                




Tuition per credit



Tuition - 24 credits (typical full-time load per year)



Semester Fees 
Part-Time (1-8 credits)



Semester Fees
Full-Time (9-15 credits)



Tuition + Fees
24 credits



For PhD students who have advanced to Candidacy, the tuition, fees and other expenses are $1,305.19 (total resident), or $2,132.19 (total non-resident) per term. For detailed information, please click here

**  Students in the joint MPP/MBA degree programs pay Smith School tuition rates for courses taken in the Smith School.

For all other University of Maryland graduate degree program tuition rates and fees, please visit:

Rev. 4/3/14