Tuition and Financial Aid

MS Accounting Tuition

Resident Status Tuition Per Credit Program Fee* Total Tuition
Resident $515.00 $310.00 $23,485
Non-Resident $641.00 $310.00 $29,155

Current tuition rates for Academic Year 2022-23. Tuition rates for Academic Year 2023-24 will be approved summer 2023.

*One-time program fee is assessed in autumn quarter. A portion of this fee will be allocated to an annual graduation celebration dinner. Fees are subject to change.

Students may be required to complete an additional 4 credits of pre-term coursework prior to the start of autumn quarter.

Additional University Fees Per Quarter

Resident Status Registration Fee Technology Fee* S & A Fee*
Resident $55.00 $38.00 $253.00
Non-Resident $55.00 $38.00 $253.00

*All students pay University and technology fees based on the number of credits for which they are enrolled each quarter, excluding summer. Fees shown above assume students will complete 7 or more credits each quarter and complete the degree in one year. University and other fees are subject to change. There may be additional costs for textbooks and other course materials.


To be classified or reclassified as a resident, for tuition and fee purposes, a student must establish a bona fide domicile in the state of Washington primarily for purposes other than educational for the period of one year immediately prior to classification as a resident.

Residency Status

Note your residency status on the Enrollment Confirmation Acknowledgment you received. If you are classified as a "nonresident" and you believe you qualify for resident status, you may apply for a change of status.

Financial Aid

The MS Accounting program at UW Bothell is fee-based. To learn more about fee-based degrees offered at the University of Washington, please visit Please note that state and UW Employee tuition exemption programs do not apply.

Students in all fee-based programs, including this degree, are ineligible for the tuition exemption program, institutional tuition waivers or the Undergraduate/Graduate University Grant programs, including the Husky Promise program. Some students, depending on financial status, may be eligible for Department of Education Loans, and are encouraged to start the free application for Student Financial Aid (FAFSA) as early as possible. Click here for information designed to help you in your financial aid research.