Cost & Financing

Financing an Investment in Yourself

A Berkeley MBA degree is an investment in yourself. We know that financing any major investment can be challenging, and we are committed to helping you explore all the financing options available, including scholarships and loans. We can help you build a financial bridge between your MBA tuition costs and your career goals.

The 2024-25 tuition, fees, and charges below are estimates and expected to be approved by the end of July. All fees are subject to change by the Regents of the University of California.

Estimated Tuition and Fees for 2024-2025*

CA Resident Non-Resident**
Tuition and Fees $73,160 $85,406
Housing and Food $28,2428 $28,428
Books and Supplies $734 $734
Transportation $3,682 $3,682
Health Insurance $6,442 $6,442
Personal Expenses $3,170 $3,170
Total Budget $115,616 $127,862

*Please refer to our Financial Aid Office website for detailed cost estimates.

**In many cases, U.S. citizens or Permanent Residents may qualify for California Residency by their second year of graduate school. We strongly recommend that students pursue this, as it can reduce student fees. Students will save approximately $4,000 by obtaining Residency.

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