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Tuition & Aid


Financing Your Executive MBA

Costs for 2021 incoming class

Semester Tuition$21,583.29
Semester Segregated Fees*$649.04
Semester Program/Non-Qualified Fees$2,772.91
Semester Total$25,255.24
Full-Year Total$50,510.48

Once a student accepts their admission into the program, a $1,500 non-refundable deposit is required to hold a place in class. The enrollment deposit is credited toward the first semester’s tuition.

*Segregated fees are released in August by the Chancellor’s office once approved by the UW Board of Regents.

Employer Support

Many employers offer tuition reimbursement and recognize the benefits they receive when their employees participate in the Wisconsin Executive MBA Program. Students are encouraged to write proposals for their employers that emphasize the impact an executive MBA can have for their leadership for the organization.

Learn more about asking for employer support »

Merit Scholarships

Scholarships are awarded to exceptional candidates who apply.

Applying early for priority consideration is recommended. Review of scholarship applications will coincide with the admissions review, with scholarship decisions made at the time of the admissions decision.

Apply for your MBA + scholarship »

Student Loans

U.S. citizens and permanent residents may apply for federal financial aid in the form of student loans. More information can be found from Federal Student Aid at the U.S. Department of Education or through the Office of Student Financial Aid at UW–Madison.

Federal Student Aid »

UW–Madison Financial Aid »

Military Applicants

The Wisconsin Executive MBA Program is eligible for use of military and veterans education benefits. To learn more, call the UW–Madison veterans services coordinator at 608-265-4628 or visit the Veterans Services & Military Assistance Center website.