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Estimated Expenses for 2015

Students must complete 30 credit hours to earn the MSCM degree. The one-year program begins each January (Winter Term) and concludes the following December (at the end of Fall Term). A guaranteed paid summer internship takes place between the two terms. The following estimated expenses are based on the projected tuition costs for the 2015 MSCM academic year. Actual costs may vary depending on one’s lifestyle choices. A number of scholarships, fellowships, and loan packages are available, and approximately two-thirds of all students at Ross receive some form of financial aid.

  • Tuition and Fees $56,756 (Michigan resident)
    $61,756 (Non-resident)
  • Books and Supplies $1,716
  • Housing (estimated rent/food) $13,569
  • Personal Expenses (includes healthcare costs) $4,042
  • Estimated Total $76,183 (Michigan resident)
    $81,183 (Non-resident)

Please note:

  • The University’s Board of Regents will approve 2014-15 tuition and fees in July 2014.
  • Tuition will be posted online.
  • Federal financial aid regulations do not allow living expenses for a student’s spouse or child.
  • School-related child care costs may be considered under certain circumstances.
  • Contact the Ross Financial Aid Office at 734-764-5139 for further information.

Payment Due Dates

Tuition and fees are due according to the following schedule:

  • Winter Term: Jan. 8, 2015
  • Fall Term: Aug. 30, 2015
  • All other charges are due the last day of the month they are billed.
  • Students are electronically billed by Student Financial Operations in the middle of each month in which there has been activity on the account.


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