Cost, Aid and Scholarships for the Online MS in Finance

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Online MS in Finance Tuition, 2024–25 academic year




$500 program fee (per semester)

The tuition listed is the estimated tuition for the entire program. Tuition and fees are subject to increase over the course of the program.


Stacked Credentials

The Online MS in Finance program consists of three credentials; each is one-third of the total tuition to earn the degree.

  • Graduate Certificate Tuition — $15,400
  • Advanced Graduate Certificate Tuition — $30,800
  • Master’s Degree Tuition — $46,200


Scholarships We Offer

Every candidate admitted to Olin is automatically considered for our merit-based scholarship opportunities—and for most, a separate application isn’t required. The Alumni Scholarship and Nonprofit Scholarship are awarded based on verified personal information. Please review the following scholarships so you have a clear understanding of which opportunities you may be eligible to receive and what you need to do to apply for them. We’ll notify you of your award at the time of admission. 

  • Alumni Scholarships are offered to those that have already graduated from WashU or who are currently enrolled and will be alumni by the time they start their graduate program at Olin.
  • Nonprofit Scholarships are available for full-time employees of 501(c)(3) organizations displaying nonprofit leadership skills.
  • Military Scholarships: Olin is a full participant in the Yellow Ribbon program offering supplemental government funding for your graduate degree. Limited Olin scholarship opportunities are also available for qualified veteran applicants. See all resources for US military veterans.
  • Forté Scholarships: The Forté Foundation is a consortium of business schools, corporations and nonprofit organizations that work to increase women’s participation in business schools and management. All students who exhibit Values-Based, Data-Driven™ leadership, represent diverse backgrounds, seek a global outlook and demonstrate a commitment to advancing the interest of women in business are considered for Forté awards. Learn more about the Forté Foundation.

Funding Your Degree

In addition to institutional scholarships, your options include (but aren’t limited to):

Although many resources are available online, including Olin's Financial Services website, we’re available to advise you personally.

Email or call 314-935-7301. Or you may schedule an appointment.

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