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Online MBA Tuition and Financial Aid

The Online MBA delivers an essential business education at a reasonable price. Find out how our emphasis on immediately applicable skills helps Chico State rank among the best value universities both regionally1 Go to footnote and nationally2 Go to footnote.

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Our high-impact Online MBA curriculum teaches in-demand business skills you can use tomorrow.

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2020-2021 Online MBA Tuition

Tuition for the Online MBA is $1,000 per unit*. This rate is subject to change annually.

Online MBA Tuition 2020-2021 Academic Year
Per Unit $1,000
Total Units General MBA: 30
Enterprise Information Systems or
Project Management Specialization: 34.5
Total Estimated Tuition General MBA: $30,000
Enterprise Information Systems or
Project Management Specialization: $34,500
Application Fee $70

*The Online MBA program tuition is based on per-unit fees rather than regular CSU tuition charged for an on-campus program.

Fill Out Your FAFSA

To be eligible for federal financial aid for the Online MBA program, applicants must fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). We recommend you submit your FAFSA as early as possible in order to give yourself the best opportunity for a financial aid award and to help you plan your finances in advance of your target start date at CSU, Chico.

The FAFSA school code for CSU, Chico is 001146.
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Financial Support for Your Online MBA Journey

CSU, Chico and the College of Business firmly believe every student should have the opportunity to pursue education that can improve their life and redefine their career. Financial aid opportunities for our Online MBA students include Unsubsidized Stafford Loan, Graduate PLUS Loan, Alternative/Private Loans, scholarships, and financing plans. These opportunities may be available from private or public third-party organizations, your employer, or the military.

For more information about financial aid for the Online MBA program, please contact the Financial Aid Office at 1-530-898-6451 or finaid@csuchico.edu.


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Admissions Deadlines

Priority Application Deadline

July 5th

Fall 2021 Term

Application Deadline

August 2nd

Fall 2021 Term

Next Start

August 23rd

Fall 2021 Term

  1. 1. Retrieved on December 16, 2020, from washingtonmonthly.com/2020-best-bang-for-the-buck-rankings-west-2/
  2. 2. Retrieved on December 16, 2020, from money.com/best-colleges/rankings/best-public-colleges/