Tuition & Fees

The Luddy School strives to offer affordable online programs. Our sensible tuition and limited mandatory fees allow students to earn an accredited degree at a fraction of the cost.

Tuition and mandatory fees are assessed based on the number of credits for which a student enrolls each semester. The table below shows tuition and fees for the M.S in Data Science - Online for the 2020-2021 academic year:

M.S in Data Science - Online Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Summer 2021
-Indiana Resident Non-Resident International
Tuition (Per credit hour) $478.82$782.71*$782.71*
Distance Education Fee (Per credit hour)$30.00 $30.00 $30.00
*Denotes a discounted rate; see Chart 2 for details
Tuition and fees are subject to change every academic year by action of the Trustees of Indiana University.

Most courses are three (3) credit hours. Students typically enroll in one or two courses (3 to 6 credit hours) per semester.

Estimated cost for a three (3) credit-hour course
-Indiana ResidentNon-Resident International
Tuition $1,436.46$4,696.26$4,696.26
Data Science Fellowship*-(-$2,348.13) (-$2,348.13)
Distance Education Fee** $90.00 $90.00 $90.00
Total per Course$1,526.46$2,438.13$2,438.13
*A Data Science Fellowship is awarded to every Non-Resident and International student who is admitted into the M.S. Data Science – Online. This fellowship is a standard 50% tuition reduction, renewed each term for a maximum of 30 credit hours.

**Indiana University charges a mandatory $30 per credit hour distance education fee for online courses. The fee supports: Academic Program Development, Student Service, Compliance, Marketing and Recruitment.

Financial Aid

There are many options available to help fund your education, including federal loans, third-party sponsorship, and military benefits.