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College of Social Work

Tuition and Fees

The cost of education is always an important consideration. Use the charts on this page to help you prepare for the cost of attending graduate school at the College of Social Work. 

Visit the USC Fee Schedule at the Bursar's Office website for more detailed information regarding fees. In case of an inconsistency between this page and the Bursar’s fee schedule, the Bursar’s Office is the final authority. The fee schedule below is current as of Fall 2018 and subject to change.

Full-Time Students (per semester)

Academic Fees Resident Non-Resident
BSW Full-time (12-15 hours)             $6,144 $16,764
Undergraduate Program Fee $240 $240
Technology Fee $200 $200
Total Full-time $6,584  $17,204 


International Student Fees

Fee Amount
International Student Enrollment Fee (one-time charge) $500           

Additional Fees (per semester)

Student Health Center Fee

Fee Amount
Undergraduate Assistants (less than 12 hours) $127

Health Insurance
Students can either purchase insurance or waive out by providing documentation of enrollment in a comparable plan.

Fee Amount
Student Health Insurance Fee                                $2,182

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