Your Guide to MBA Tuition Reimbursement

Published on May 27, 2020

Young Professional Discusses Tuition Reimbursement With Manager

Regardless of your motivations for pursuing your MBA online with CSU, Chico—high-impact job skills, pathways to professional certification, our committed business faculty—you likely have a quite common concern: How will I pay for this program?

There’s good news! Many companies have programs in place to offer tuition reimbursement, loan forgiveness, or other financial support for your graduate business studies. A 2017 study by World at Work found that 92 percent of U.S. companies offer some form of employer tuition reimbursement; however the average employee participation in these tuition assistance programs was only around 5 percent.1 Go to footnote

While the thought of inquiring about a program of this nature may sound stressful, it doesn’t have to be. Follow our five-step guide to employer tuition reimbursement to navigate this conversation with confidence.

Tuition Reimbursement Guide

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  1. 1. Retrieved on September 18, 2019, from talentculture.com/tuition-assistance-look-like-2018/
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