International Admissions / Tuition and Fees
All international students must submit the International Student Financial Affidavit of Support showing proof of funding for the fees below. The I-20 is not issued until a student has accepted admission and this affidavit has been approved. U.S. residents can find fee information on the CSU Residency website.
Below is an estimated budget for education and living expenses for international students for one academic year (two semesters). Fees are subject to change.
|Type of Degree||Tuition and Fees
(includes health insurance)
|Certificate in Music Performance (Artist Diploma)4||$10,101||$20,063||$30,164|
|Doctorate of Education (Ed.D)5||$19,359||$20,063||$39,422|
|Accelerated MS in Software Engineering (AMSE)3||$24,460||$20,063||$44,523|
|Financial Engineering & Risk Mgmt (FERM)6||$31,420||$20,063||$51,483|
*Graduate Business includes MS in Accountancy, Information Systems and Taxation
**Other graduate programs, except AMSE, FERM, and Nursing)
1Based on 12 units per semester.
2Based on 9 units per semester.
3Based on 24 units for the first year.
4Based on 6 units per semester.
5Based on 8 units per semester.
6Based on 30 units for the entire program.
NOTE: all fees are subject to change.
Health Insurance: all international students must carry health insurance while matriculated at CSUF. For more information, visit the ISS Health Insurance page.