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Tuition/Financial Aid


Since the tuition base is decided by the legislature each March, all information below is only an estimate based on last year's costs. The values in the tables below include Tuition, Fees and Huntsman School Differential Tuition.

Estimated Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fee cost will vary based on individual student configuration of required coursework and electives.  Total credits required can vary from 30 to 36 based on coursework completed within an accredited undergraduate program.  The following estimates provided the expected range of cost that will apply to most students who begin the program between Summer 2017 and Spring 2018:

Master of Accounting (MAcc) (AY 2017-18)

Enrollment Status Tuition Rate Amounts ***
Utah Residents, and non-Utah residents who are children or grandchildren of USU alumni $21,960 - $28,438
Out-of-State *, ** $44,937 - $53,433

* Non-Resident Tuition Waiver for Excellence is available for those whose GPA and national competitive exam scores (GRE or GMAT) are above the average of the same admission scores for all current students in the college. Additional information about the tuition waiver.

** USU's MAcc program is a WICHE approved  program. Students with residency in many western states in the U.S. who choose the PFP specialization may be eligible for resident tuition.

*** Total tuition charge varies based on elective courses taken and number of credit hours taken per semester.


For qualified on–campus full–time students, financial aid assistance is offered through the University Financial Aid Office.

Mailing Address:
Financial Aid Office
1800 Old Main Hill
Logan, Utah 84322–1800

Location: Taggart Student Center Room 306
Fax: 435.797.0654

Financial Assistance for MAcc Students

The School of Accountancy offers both scholarships and graduate assistantships on a competitive basis. Approximately 15 to20 scholarships and 12 to 15 graduate assistantships are awarded per academic year. Applications must be submitted to the School of Accountancy by March 1st. Awards are generally announced by the first week of April.

Graduate Assistantships

Assistantships are awarded on a competitive basis to students who have good scholastic and communication skills. International students are eligible to apply for an assistantship after attending one year at an English language university.

Amount of Award

Students are assigned to work approximately 10 hours per week with a faculty member as a grader, lab assistant, or research assistant and will be paid $1,600 per semester.Students must be enrolled in graduate level accounting courses. Enrollment in pre-requisite courses will not qualify a student to receive the assistantship. Students must have a U.S. Social Security card before the award can be finalized.

Alumni Legacy Nonresident Waiver

Children or grandchildren of USU Alumni attending Utah State can have the nonresident portion of tuition waived. Follow your parents' or grandparents' footsteps and become an Aggie. To qualify for the Alumni Legacy Nonresident Waiver, a future Aggie must:

  • Be admitted.
  • Have at least one parent or grandparent who earned an associate degree or higher from Utah State University.
  • Enroll at USU as a first-time student.

Additional Information and Applications