Tuition and Financial Aid


Graziadio Business School tuition varies by online program. Cost of attendance in the chart below comprises tuition charges for each academic year.

2020–2021 Tuition Charges and Program Fees

Cost of Attendance

Application Deadlines
Online Program Per-Unit Rate  Total Units  Total Approximate Cost  Resources by Program
Master of Business Administration $1,870 52 $97,240* View the Tuition Planning Worksheet (PDF) View the Employer Tuition Guide (PDF)
Master of Science in Business Analytics $1,850 31 $57,350* View the Tuition Planning Worksheet (PDF)View the Employer Tuition Guide (PDF)
Master of Science in Human Resources $1,650 39 $64,350* View the Tuition Planning Worksheet (PDF) View the Employer Tuition Guide (PDF)
Master of Science in Management and Leadership $1,850 36 $66,600* View the Tuition Planning Worksheet (PDF) View the Employer Tuition Guide (PDF)

*Total cost will vary depending on the number of units taken over the course of the program. All tuition rates are subject to an annual increase of 2–5%.

Funding Options

You may be eligible to apply for federal student aid and private scholarship opportunities to help fund your graduate education. Use these resources for more information about financial aid options available to students.

A number of additional financial resources may be available to you, including scholarships funded by professional organizations, employer tuition assistance, and student loans. Pepperdine students may be eligible to apply for the following loan options:

  • Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loans: Students are potentially eligible to receive up to $20,500 per academic year with the Direct Unsubsidized Loan. The potential eligibility amount of the Direct Unsubsidized Loan is not based on need nor income.
  • Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan: Graduate students who are eligible for funds beyond their annual Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan amount may apply for this credit-based loan up to the cost of attendance budget.
  • Private Loans: Students who require additional assistance may apply for education loans through private lenders.

For more information about tuition financing options for the online master’s programs at Pepperdine Graziadio Business School, visit The Office of Financial Aid page, call us at 844-768-2808 or email us at to speak with an admissions counselor.

EdAssist Partner Employees: Take Advantage of a Reduced Tuition Rate

If your employer is affiliated with EdAssist, you, your spouse, or legal dependents may be eligible for up to 10 percent off tuition up to $10,000—this applies to new students only. Existing students may get up to a $1,000 scholarship toward tuition. You can reach out to your organization’s HR representative to find out if your company is an EdAssist partner. To take advantage of this benefit, simply request information. Once admissions gets in touch with you, make sure to let them know your employer is an EdAssist partner.