Estimated Tuition and Fees
|Tuition and Fees||Direct Master’s Accelerator* (1 semester)||Advanced Master’s Accelerator (1 semester)||Master’s Accelerator (2 semesters)|
*Direct Master's Accelerator Program Fees
For Direct Master's Accelerator students, some degree programs charge department specific fees which will be added to the total tuition and fees listed above and which will also be charged in future semesters. Please see chart below.
|Degree Program – Departmental fees||Fee per semester|
|Sport and Entertainment Management||$900|
|Hospitality and Tourism Management||$900|
|Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurial Engineering ***||$900|
|Environmental Health Sciences||$1,100|
Note: This cost is an estimate and is subject to change. Cost does not include health
insurance, housing and dining fees, books, or other living expenses. Costs may differ
per degree program. Costs may vary depending on program placement.
**Price does not include tuition and fees following the MAP semesters. Please visit sc.edu/bursar for additional information about tuition rates.
***Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurial Engineering also requires a $450 departmental fee for the Advanced Master's Accelerator
Estimated Living Expenses: 2 Semesters (10 Months)
Estimated Housing Costs: $9,860 USD
Estimated Mandatory Health Insurance: $2,000 USD
Estimated Total Living Expenses: $11,860 USD
Note: Estimated total living expense is for housing and health insurance only and does not include dining, transportation, books and other incidental costs. Students should budget accordingly.
Through this form, MAP students can confirm their plans for finding housing, including finding their own housing post-arrival or registering for on-campus housing. In addition to the required form, students making their own housing arrangements can also utilize the Off-campus Student Services (OCSS) at USC.
Interested in additional English-language support?
The Pre-Sessional English program provides you with English-language help so you can feel more comfortable in American classrooms. The length of the program is approximately one semester, depending on your English-language skills. Once you complete the Pre-Sessional English program, you start the Graduate Accelerator.
Pre-Sessional English Costs
17-Week Session (Full Semester Length): $6,500 (USD)
9-week Session (Summer): $3,250 (USD)