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Graduate School of Business

International students applying to the Graduate School of Education are required by the Department of Homeland Security to document sufficient financial resources to meet the educational and living expenses while in the United States. Applicants are required to submit financial documentation that equals to or exceeds one full year of expenses, which is $23,100 US for the master's program and $19,544 US for the doctoral program. This amount is based on full-time enrollment which is 9 hours each semester for the master's program and 6 hours each semester for the doctoral program. If you plan to bring any dependents, please increase the total guarantee amount with the appropriate spouse/child amounts indicated below.* The financial guarantee form should be completed by you, and if needed, by your sponsor. A sponsor may be a family member, a friend, an organization, a church, etc. An I-20 form will be issued when the guarantee information is received and the applicant has been admitted to ORU.

  Master's Program Doctoral Program
Tuition** (18) hours     $9,414 (12 hours)     $6,276
Fees** 662 662
Books 1,260 840
TOTAL DIRECT COSTS $11,336 $7,478
Room and Board $8,304 $8,304
Miscellaneous 1,680 1,680
Travel 1,780 1,780
TOTAL INDIRECT COSTS $11,764 $11,764
TOTAL COST $23,100 $19,542


*Add $6,000/spouse-dependent and/or $4,000/per child-dependent.

Personal health insurance is required for all full time students.

**Tuition is $523 per credit hour. Tuition and fees are subject to change every academic year.

Books, room and board, miscellaneous and travel budgeted amounts are estimates only; actual costs may vary.

If you have questions, please contact:

Lance Miller, Graduate Education Representative, or call 918.495.6553
Kathryn Neal, International Student Coordinator,, call 918.495.6488 or fax 918.495.7193.

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