The M.S. programs at the Lally School are nine months (30 credits), and are designed to enhance your learning in a specific area of knowledge.
We offer five M.S. options:
The MBA program offers a broader education in business fundamentals, in addition to a specific focus, allowing for a diverse and comprehensive educational program. A variety of student services are available to our MBA students who, as a result of their degree from the Lally School, possess exceptional career potential.
The full-time MBA program offers a variety of funding mechanisms including financial aid based on merit and privately funded scholarships.
The Lally Doctoral experience is a time for intellectual exploration and challenge that gives students new confidence and understanding about how they can make a difference.
Here at Lally, we place a premium on collaboration and building research networks, and understanding that the nature of contemporary management scholarship reaches beyond disciplinary boundaries to make a significant contribution to management theory and practice.
The EMBA at Rensselaer is an elite program where you join a dynamic group of your executive peers, share ideas and contacts, and learn to leverage the key drivers of tomorrow’s marketplace: technology, innovation, and enterprise. It is a program where you learn to expect more from yourself—so you can expect more from the career you build.
Estimated Cost of Attendance for Graduate Business Study
Full-time MBA (45 credit) - 3 semesters in 12 months, or in 16 months with an internship estimated tuition $65,025
Full-time MBA (60 credit) - 4 semesters estimated tuition $43,350/year
Full-time M.S. in Management, M.S. FERA, M.S. TCE 2 semesters/9 months estimated tuition $43,350
Additional Fees (Estimated)
Please note that these costs are estimated and subject to change.
Fees and insurance are estimated at $1886 per year.
Living expenses are estimated between $10,850 and $14,850 per year.
Books and supplies are estimated at $1,890 per year.
Dependent Costs: Spouse estimated at $7,000/Child (each) estimated at $3000
These fees are for one academic year, some options of the full-time MBA take 22 months/2 years.
You should plan for increases in tuition and fees for each year of enrollment.
Non-matriculated students are charged an estimated $1650 per credit hour; graduate courses are 3 credit hours each.
Additional information about tuition costs for graduate study at Rensselaer is posted on the Graduate Admissions Website.
Both domestic and international MBA students are eligible for financial aid.
Executive MBA students may apply for loans.
M.S. students may apply for loans, or may be eligible for funding for graduate study from programs outside Lally (e.g. under the post-9/11 G.I. Bill).
Financial Aid Resources for International Applicants
International Education Financial Aid (IEFA)
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FinAid Guide to Domestic Exchange and Study Abroad Programs
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eduPASS Guide to Financial Aid for International Students
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The Fulbright Program and Institute of International Education
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Once you're admitted into the program, we can work with you in designing a suitable financial plan. If you require additional information or have a question, please contact the Lally School Office of Graduate Admissions at 518-276-6565 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.