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Tuition and Fees for Master's Degree Programs

The following sample tuition and fees schedule applies to students who started their program prior to Fall 2020:

  COST PER TRIMESTER (3 TRIMESTERS)
Tuition (1) $6,300 $18,900
Registration Fee (2, 3) $50 $150
Technology Fee (3) $200 $600
Student Government Association Fee (10) $15 $45
VTA Fee (3, 5) $45 (first term) $42 (remaining terms) $129
TOTAL $6,610 $19,824

The following sample tuition and fees table is for the entire Master's program, assuming full time enrollment per trimester. The tuition is for students who started their program prior to Fall 2020:

  FEES PER TRIMESTER TOTAL CREDIT/TRIMESTERS TO COMPLETE THE PROGRAM TOTAL CHARGES DUE FOR THE ENTIRE PROGRAM
Tuition (1) $700 per Credit Hour 36 Credit Hours / 4 Trimesters $25,200
Registration Fee (2, 3) $50 4 Trimesters $200
Technology Fee (3) $200 4 Trimesters $800
Student Government Association Fee (10) $15 4 Trimesters $60
VTA Pass (3, 5) $45 (first term) $42 (remaining terms) 4 Trimesters $171
Application Fee, One Time Fee     $100
Orientation Fee (6) One Time Fee     $250
Petition to Graduate, One Time Fee     $200
TOTAL     $26,981

The following sample tuition and fees schedule applies to all students who will start their program in fall 2020 in the new curriculum, and will enroll in 9 credit hours (3 courses), plus nugget (1/3 to 2 and 1/3 courses) credit hours per trimester:

  FEES - FIRST TRIMESTER FEES - SECOND TRIMESTER FEES - THIRD TRIMESTER FIRST ACADEMIC YEAR
Tuition (11) $5,850 $5,850 $5,850 $17,550
Registration Fee (2, 3) $50 $50 $50 $150
Technology Fee (3) $200 $200 $200 $600
SGA Fee (10) $15 $15 $15 $45
VTA Fee (3, 4) $45 (first term) $42 (remaining terms) $42 $42 $129
Orientation Fee (6) $250     $250
Nugget Course (3 credit hours) $1,950     $1,950
TOTAL $8,360 $6,157 $6,157 $20,674

The following sample tuition and fees schedule applies to all students who will start their program in Fall 2020 in the new program. The table is for the entire Master's program:

  FEES PER TRIMESTER TOTAL CREDIT/TRIMESTERS TO COMPLETE THE PROGRAM TOTAL CHARGES DUE FOR THE ENTIRE PROGRAM
Tuition (11) $650 per Credit Hour 39 Credit Hours / 4 Trimesters $25,350
Registration Fee (2, 3) $50 4 Trimesters $200
Technology Fee (3) $200 4 Trimesters $800
SGA Fee (10) $15 4 Trimesters $60
VTA Fee (3, 4) $45 (first term), $42 (remaining terms) 4 Trimesters $171
Application Fee (3, 5)     $100
Orientation Fee (5, 6) One Time Fee     $250
Petition to Graduate     $200
TOTAL     $27,131

To know more about Tuition, click on the Tuition Policy

Tuition and Fees for Doctoral Degree Program

The following sample tuition and fees schedule applies for all students:

  COST PER TRIMESER COST PER ACADEMIC YEAR
Tuition (7) $9,000 $27,000
Registration Fee (2, 3) $50 $150
Technology Fee (3) $200 $600
Student Government Association Fee (10) $15 $45
VTA Fee (3, 5) $45 (first term), $42 (remaining terms) $129
TOTAL $6,610 $27,924

Total Costs for an Electrical Engineering or Interdisciplinary Sciences Doctoral Degree Program

The following estimated tuition and fees table is for the Electrical Engineering or Interdisciplinary Sciences doctoral program:

  COST PER TRIMESTER TOTAL NUMBER OF CREDIT HOURS/TRIMESTERS TOTAL CHARGES
Tuition (7) $1000 per Credit Hour 60 Credit Hours $60,000
Registration Fee (2, 3) $50 7 Trimesters $350
Technology Fee (3) $200 7 Trimesters $1400
SGA Fee (10) $15 7 Trimesters $105
VTA Pass (3, 5) $45 (first term) $42 (remaining terms) 7 Trimesters $297
Application Fee, one time fee     $100
Orientation Fee (6), one time fee     $250
Petition to Graduate, one time fee     $200
TOTAL     $62,702

The above tables were based on fourteen trimesters for Electrical Engineering or Interdisciplinary Sciences doctoral program, to graduate, not including the additional expenses to be incurred by students for books, housing, food, and miscellaneous personal expenses.

TOTAL COST FOR DOCTORATE IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION PROGRAM

TUITION TYPE COST TUITION FOR ENTIRE PROGRAM
TOTAL PROGRAM TUITION $50,000
TOTAL PROGRAM TUITION (DOMESTIC) $37,500

PAYMENT SCHEDULE AND DUE DATE

Tuition is divided into three annual amounts, as shown in the table below. The entire amount for the first academic year is due by September 15th of the student’s incoming year, with subsequent annual tuition due by September 15th of each following year.

YEAR TUITION AMOUNT TUITION AMOUNT (DOMESTIC) DUE DATE
YEAR ONE $20,000 $15,000 By September 15th of the student’s entering year.
YEAR TWO $15,000 $11,250 By September 15th of the second calendar year of enrollment.
YEAR THREE $15,000 $11,250 By September 15th of the third year of enrollment.

HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE

Health Insurance Coverage is mandatory. Starting from Fall 2020, students will not be enrolled in health insurance through ITU. They should enroll in health insurance directly through JCB or provide JCB their proof of coverage prior to course registration. For more information follow the link: Health Insurance

All students are required to provide a proof of insurance coverage to the Finance Department prior to enrollment.

Tuition and Fees for Open Campus

Open Campus tuition is $1,950 per course.

Non-Program Specific Fees

All Other Non-Program Specific Fees

OTHER FEES (NON REFUNDABLE) AMOUNT
APPLICATION FEE $100
ENROLLMENT TUITION DEPOSIT (APPLIED TO FIRST TRIMESTER TUITION AND FEES) (9) $600
NUGGET COURSE TUITION (3 CREDIT HOURS) (12) $1,950
BOUNCED CHECK PENALTY FEE (PER CHECK) $50
BANK CHARGES FOR REFUND BY WIRE TRANSFER - INSIDE USA $100
BANK CHARGES FOR REFUND BY WIRE TRANSFER - OUTSIDE USA $125
ISO PROCESSING FEE $100
DIPLOMA REPLACEMENT FEE $100
GROUND SHIPPING FEE $25
OVERNIGHT SHIPPING FEE $50
INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING FEE Additional Charges Will Apply
GRADUATION FEE $200
ORIENTATION FEE (MANDATORY ONE-TIME FEE FOR NEW STUDENTS PER PROGRAM) $250
INSTALLMENT PLAN ADMINISTRATION FEE $100 per trimester
EMPLOYER TUITION REIMBURSEMENT DEFERRED PAYMENT PLAN (ETR) FEE $50 per trimester
LAB SUPPLIES (DEPENDS ON CLASS REQUIREMENTS) $50 - $200
LATE PAYMENT FEE (8) $300
PAYMENT SWITCH FEE $50
STUDENT ID REPLACEMENT FEE $25
STUDENT VTA REPLACEMENT FEE $3
TRANSCRIPT FEE (PER COPY) $10 per copy + $5 processing fee per order
W-9S SECOND TIME SUBMISSION FEE $50
Notes

Payment by Credit/Debit Card/eCheck is subject to a 3% processing fee.

1 – Based on full-time registration of nine (9) credit hours. Note: tuition per credit hour is $700.

2 – Registration fee is $50 per trimester. Additional $50 ($100 total) applies to students who register for classes during the Late Registration Period.

3 – Fees are non-refundable once students register for classes, and will remain on a student's account if the student decides to drop all courses.

4 – ITU is required by the City of San Jose to issue VTA passes to all enrolled students. Rates are subject to change by VTA.

5 – Fees are non-refundable.

6 – The Orientation Fee covers the New Student Orientation event, as well as pre-arrival assistance and services.

7 – Based on full-time registration of nine (9) credit hours for coursework. Full time for dissertation portion of the program is at three (3) credit hours per trimester (not shown in sample tuition and fees table). Tuition is $1,000 per credit hour.

8 – Late Payment Fee will be applied one (1) month after the first day of the trimester if there is an outstanding balance on the account and the student is not enrolled in an installment plan.

9 – Based on full time enrollment of 12 credit hours per trimester, at $600 per credit hour for international students, and $450 per credit hour for domestic students.

10 – The Student Government Association Fee provides funding to ITU’s Student Government Association (SGA). The SGA funds are managed by the SGA, whose members are ITU students elected every year to represent the student body and to run events and activities for the benefit of all students at ITU.

11 – For the new curriculum, based on full-time registration of ten (10) credit hours. Tuition per credit hour is $650.

12 – If students dropped one or more credit hour(s) from the nuggets course, they are required to be enrolled in the nuggets course in another trimester and should pay the tuition fee ($650/credit hour) for the new course.

Students are responsible for payment of all tuition and fees. ITU reserves the right to adjust the above schedule of fees at any time. Refer to our website for the latest fee table.

Course Materials and Services Fees

Students may be charged fees in some courses for the use, rental, or consumption of materials, tools, or equipment, or for the costs of materials or services necessary to provide a special supplemental educational experience. For example, course materials fees may cover the purchase of chemicals and glassware for a science laboratory or art supplies for an art studio class. They might also cover film rentals, field trips, or the purchase or rental of specific equipment.

Tuition and Fees Statements

You can access your tuition and fees statement any time by logging into your MyITU portal. You can also submit a request in person at the Accounting Services window, or by submitting a ticket to the Department of Finance Services (Freshdesk group:Accounting).