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Please note the ASU Executive MPA Program is postponed indefinitely. We encourage you to consider the ASU (traditional) MPA Program (, which also can be completed online if students register for courses when offered online.

Executive MPA Estimated Tuition and Fees*

Executive MPA Class of 2024 AZ Residents Non-Residents International
Summer 2023 (6 credits) $6,558 $9,486 $10,056
Fall 2023 (6 credits) $7,790 $10,808 $11,462
Spring 2024 (6 credits) $7,790 $10,808 $11,462
Summer 2024 (6 credits) $6,558 $9,486 $10,056
Fall 2024 (6 credits) $7,790 $10,808 $11,462
Total $36,486 $51,396 $54,498

*NOTE: The estimates above include a Program Fee of $400 per credit and tuition amounts that are pending approval by the Arizona Board of Regents in April. All amounts shown in the Tuition and Fees Schedules or in other university publications or Web pages represent tuition and fees as currently approved. However, Arizona State University reserves the right to increase or modify tuition and fees without prior notice, upon approval by the Arizona Board of Regents or as otherwise consistent with board policy, and to make such modifications applicable to students enrolled at ASU at that time as well as to incoming students. In addition, all tuition amounts and fees are subject to change at any time for correction of errors. Finally, please note that fee amounts billed for any period may be adjusted at a future date.

Executive Sessions

The cost of travel and lodging for the executive sessions in Phoenix and Washington, D.C. are not included in the tuition and fees. Please plan accordingly.


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Financial Aid

To learn about financial aid, please visit Financial Aid and Scholarship Services. You also will be able to find information about federal and private education loans. The School of Public Affairs also has compiled a list of scholarships and other resources available for it degree-seeking students.

EMPA Financial Aid Contact:

Jen Bevins
Financial Resources Coordinator