Tuition

Students who are not enrolled in a degree program at Michigan State University join our courses through the MSU Lifelong Education Program.

2019-2020 Academic Year Tuition

Tuition for non-Michigan residents, including international residents, is $3,021.00  USD per 3-credit course. Tuition for Michigan residents is $2,357.25 USD per 3-credit course. Tuition rates change each fall semester. 

Tuition Updates

Click here for official tuition rates each semester. Look under the relevant Resident/Non-Resident graduate section, and then look for the "Graduate Lifelong Education" rate.  Note the tuition rate is per-credit-hour and IFLR courses are normally 3 credits each. 

Current MSU students in other undergraduate or graduate degree programs

Your program's tuition rate applies.

Veterans

Veterans pay the same rate as Michigan residents. Please visit the Registrar's veteran's information page for details.

Fees and Student Taxes

Lifelong Education students are not assessed the international student fee and are not assessed student taxes.

International student health insurance waiver

Contact iflr@msu.edu if you see unexpected fees or health insurance charges on your student account. We may be able to get a waiver for you.

 

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