Affordable Tuition

Affordable Tuition for SUNY Online

Tuition & Financial Aid

2019-20 Estimated Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fees at SUNY are more than 10% lower than the national average for public universities and nearly 50% lower than those at for-profit institutions. The rates shown below are estimates and may vary based on the campus and program of study. You may also incur additional expenses not shown here, such as books and supplies. Contact your campus of interest for more details.


Part-Time1  Student per Credit Hour
For New York Residents
Degree TypeTuitionFees
Associate Degree2 $193 $15
Bachelor's Degree $295 $68
Master's of Business Admin $625 $163
Master's of Social Work $545 $163
Other Master's Degree $471 $163
For Out-of-State Residents3
Degree TypeTuitionFees
Associate Degree2 $4024 $15
Bachelor's Degree $353 $68
Master's of Business Admin $750 $163
Master's of Social Work $654 $163
Other Master's Degree $565 $163
Full-Time Student per Academic Year
For New York Residents
Degree TypeTuitionFees
Associate Degree2 $4,8704 $790
Bachelor's Degree $7,070 $1,7105
Master's of Business Admin $15,000 $3,910
Master's of Social Work $13,080 $3,910
Other Master's Degree $11,310 $3,910
For Out-of-State Residents3
Degree TypeTuitionFees
Associate Degree $9,8904 $790
Bachelor's Degree $8,4806 $1,7105
Master's of Business Admin $18,000 $3,910
Master's of Social Work $15,700 $3,910
Other Master's Degree $13,570 $3,910
1
Part-time refers to students taking 11 credit hours or less.
2
Rates reflect tuition charges for students enrolled in an associate degree program at a community college. Tuition rates for students enrolled in an associate degree program at a state-operated campus are the same as the rates for students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program.
4
The range for resident tuition is $4,020 to $5,560. Community colleges generally double their in-state tuition for non-residents. The range for non-resident tuition is $4,940 to $15,260.
5
Typically fees for students pursuing bachelor's degrees at the state-operated campuses range from $1,270 to $3,230.
6
Tuition rate for out-of-state residents enrolled in a bachelor's degree program at University at Buffalo and Stony Brook University is $24,740 and is $24,660 at University at Albany and Binghamton University.