Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition for the 2019–2020 academic year for the online Master of Science in Human Resources program is $1,600 per unit. The online program comprises 39 units, so you can expect to pay at least $62,400 in tuition over the course of the program.

You can expect a moderate increase in the cost per unit for every year you are enrolled, not to exceed 5 percent. Additional fees can be expected each term, including travel and accommodations for two required on-campus immersions.

Funding Options
You may be eligible to apply for federal student aid and private scholarship opportunities to help fund your graduate education. Use these resources for more information about financial aid options available to students.

A number of additional financial resources may be available to you, including scholarships funded by professional organizations, employer tuition assistance, and student loans. Pepperdine students may be eligible to apply for the following loan options:

  • Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loans: Students are potentially eligible to receive up to $20,500 per academic year in the Direct Unsubsidized Loan. The potential eligibility amount of the Direct Unsubsidized Loan is not based on need nor income.
  • Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan: Graduate students who are eligible for funds beyond their annual Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan amount may apply for this credit-based loan up to the Cost of Attendance budget.
  • Private Loans: Students who require additional assistance may apply for education loans through private lenders.

Thinking about talking to your employer about tuition reimbursement? Download this helpful employer tuition guide (PDF).

For more information about tuition financing options for the online MS in Human Resources program at the Pepperdine Graziadio Business School, reach out to an admissions counselor at Phone Number: 844-768-2808 or