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Graduate Programs

Tuition and Fees


Tuition is unit-based. Each unit is equal to one hour of in-class instruction and at least two hours of out-of class work per week. We charge a fixed amount for each unit you take. Full-time study for international students means 8 units or more each academic quarter except summer. Visit the Bursar's Office for full cost of attendance.

2023-2024 Academic Year

Tuition, per unit $1,206

Graduate Engineering Computing Center and Student Association
(AGES) Fees 


Non-refundable Enrollment Deposit*  $300 

* Will be applied toward student's tuition once enrollment is posted



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(source: 2023 Graduate Programs Exit Survey)

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Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053

Heafey-Bergin, Bldg. 202
Office # 240-243
408-554-4313 phone
408-554-4323 fax