Earning your master’s degree online from the Gabelli School of Business at Fordham University is a financial investment, and there are multiple options to consider as you plan how to fund your graduate degree.


Fordham Business Online students are charged tuition on a per-credit-hour basis. For all students in the Master of Science in Management (MSM) program and the Master of Science in Strategic Marketing Communications (MSSMC) program, tuition is $1,555 per credit hour, not including fees, and subject to change.

Tuition Cost
Degree Credits Program Tuition Cost
MSM 30 $46,650
MSSMC 33 $51,315

PLEASE NOTE: The credit cost reflects the current academic year. Tuition and fees for subsequent academic years will be established by the Board of Trustees in June of each year.


In addition to tuition costs, the below fees apply to Fordham Business Online students and are subject to change.

Fee Cost
General $328 per year, divided by term
Technology $636 per year, divided by term
Enrichment1 $1,500
Residency2 $2,300 for MSM students
$2,000 for MSSMC students
1 The enrichment fee is a one-time cost that is charged in the student’s first term. This includes access to subscriptions and journals through the University.Return to footnote reference
2 Residency will total approximately $2,300 for MSM students and $2,000 for MSSMC students. This fee includes nearby hotel accommodations, select meals served at the Gabelli School, and local transportation to venues. This does not include travel to and from New York City.Return to footnote reference


Fordham University requires that all students carry health insurance, either through the university or an alternative provider. You will be automatically enrolled in the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) unless you demonstrate that you have other coverage and request to waive coverage under the SHIP program. Visit Fordham's Online Students Health Insurance site for detailed information on this requirement, including costs..


When evaluating how to pay for your master’s degree, consider the resources available to you, including external scholarships, employer tuition assistance, and federal student aid programs.

Learn more about available student loans:

Although there are no internal scholarships available through Fordham Business Online, we encourage you to independently research external scholarships from various entities. Here are a few scholarship sites that may be helpful:


In order to apply for federal student aid, including student loans, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Fordham University’s school code is 002722. Remember that you will need to complete the FAFSA each academic year in order to remain eligible for federal student aid.

If you wish to start classes in October 2019, complete the 2019–2020 FAFSA.


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The Gabelli School of Business also offers an on-campus MBA program, along with other business-related undergraduate, graduate, and executive degrees. Visit the Gabelli School website to learn more about in-person programs.