MBA and Master's Programs

Financial Investment

The Alberta MBA is an investment in your future. The Alberta MBA offers world class instruction, small class sizes and many opportunities for professional development with tuition that is well below other leading Canadian business schools.  MBA graduates see a median increase of 61% in their pre-MBA salary immediately after the program The full-time MBA also allows students to complete a paid summer internship in between the 1st and 2nd years of the program. 

Tuition and Fees

Students are assessed both instructional and non-instructional fees each term.  Instructional fees are course-based, while non-instructional fees are term based.  For Canadian citizens and permanent residents the 2017/18 instructional fee is $1,221.96 per course.  For international students the 2017/18 instructional fee is $2,669.64 per course.  All full-time International students will also be assessed a $4,000 per year Graduate International Tuition Fee and receive a $4,000 per year Graduate International Tuition Fee Reduction.

Total Program Fees (Domestic Students)*

$28,438

Total Program Fees (International Students)**

$57,909


* Amounts given are based on the regular 60-credit 2017 program and are subject to change.  Figure is in Canadian dollars.
** Amounts given are based on the 60-credit 2017 program and are subject to change.  This figure takes into account the Graduate International Tuition Fee Reduction.  Figure is in Canadian dollars.

A more detailed breakdown of fees, including each specific non-instructional fee and what that would cover is available.  In addition to instructional fees, you would be responsible for the cost of course materials and textbooks.  Depending on your specific course selection, these costs can vary, but you should budget at least $2,000 for textbook and material fees over the program.

Living Expenses

The following estimate of monthly living expenses is just that, an estimate.  Actual monthly living expense can vary greatly, especially based on your own personal preferences and tastes.  For instance, shared accommodation would reduce your overall accommodation, utilities, food, and internet costs.

Cost of Living Estimate (Monthly)

Accommodation (single, non-shared)

$900 - $1,200

Food

$200 - $300

Utilities

$240 - $450

Internet & Mobile Phone

$150

Miscellaneous

$100

Clothing

$50

TOTAL

$1,640 - $2,160