Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA)Program Costs

Basic tuition costs and one-time fees for the DBA program are $73,353.02 for the three-year, 72-credit-hour program. Tuition does not cover the costs associated with conference travel, residency (travel to Miami, meals, and lodging) and books and materials.

We recognize that attending the Chapman Graduate School of Business and pursuing your DBA degree is a significant investment of time and money. We have a dedicated financial aid specialist within our college to assist prospective and current students on various options to finance your DBA degree. Students pursuing a DBA degree at Florida International University may apply for financial aid even before they are admitted into the program, this way you can ensure that your financial aid application is complete by the time you are admitted and a financial aid package is processed prior to the start of classes. To learn more please visit the Financial Aid page page. Scholarships, assistantships, and fellowships are not available for the DBA program.


Tuition/Fee item # of credits/
$ credits/
Tuition 72 $900.00 $64,800.00
Financial Aid Fee 72 $44.99 $3,239.28
CITF 72 $6.76 $486.72
Activity & Service 72 $14.85 $1,069.20
Athletics 72 $16.10 $1,159.20
Technology Fee 72 $18.99 $1,367.28
Total Tuition and Per Credit fees   $1,001.69 $72,121.68
Other Fees
Athletics - Semester Fee 6 $10.00 $60.00
Health - Semester Fee 6 $93.69 $562.14
Transportation Access Semester Fee / Fall-Spring 6 $90.70 $544.20
Photo ID - Annual Fee 3 $10.00 $30.00
Orientation Fee - One Time 1 $35.00 $35.00
Total Other Fees   $239.39 $1,231.34
Total Cost to Student     $73,353.02
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