Tuition for graduate studies will depend upon your program of study. Most project or thesis based programs have a per term cost. Course based programs are assessed tuition for each class you take. Some programs have a flat tuition amount either for the entire program or per term.

All programs also have student fees that are charged for each term to cover services like health insurance or a bus pass.

Thesis and project based

Graduate students in a thesis or project based program pay tuition three times a year for as long as they are enrolled in their program.

Term Canadian International
September 1 - December 31, 2018$1379.00 $2178.82
January 1 - April 30, 2019$1379.00 $2178.82
May 1 - August 31, 2019$1379.00 $2178.82
Total per academic year$4137.00 $6536.46

Course based

Students in course based programs pay tuition for each class they take. Every class is assigned a number of credit units (usually three) which determines their cost. If a student is not enrolled in any classes for a term, they will need to register in a 'Maintenance of Status' class that is 3 credits to stay in their program.

Canadian International
Cost per credit unit$222.80 $352.02
Maintenance of Status course$668.40 $1056.07
Cost per 3 credit unit class$668.40 $1056.07

Special tuition rates

The following programs have unique tuition rates. Some have a single flat tuition rate for the entire program, others have a per term charge that differs from the above.

The tuition for the postgraduate degree specialization certificate in corrections is covered by a sponsoring external agency.

Program Canadian International
JSGS Internship

International students pay an additional $900 per term.

Master of Business Administration$30,006.00$47,409.48
Master of International Trade$19,289.00$30,476.62
Master of Nursing - Nurse Practitioner$10,500.00$16,590.00
Master of Physical Therapy

* This program is only available to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Master of Professional Accounting

For 2018/19, the new Master of Professional Accounting rate is effective May 1, 2019.

Master of Public Administration

Students admitted prior to fall 2015 pay a program fee of $13,801. International students pay an additional $900 per term.

Master of Public Health (course-based)$12,200.00$19,276.00
Master of Public Health (thesis-based) per term$1,262.00$1,993.96
Master of Science - Finance per term$1,757.00$2,776.06
Master of Science - Marketing per term$2,500.00$3,950.00
Master of Sustainable Environmental Management per term$2,922.00$4,616.76
Master of Water Security per term$2,922.00$4,616.76
Master's and PhD - Environment and Sustainability per term$1,512.00$2,388.96
Master's and PhD - Public Policy per term

International students pay an additional $900 per term.