Admissions and Costs

Online MS in Hospitality and Tourism Management | White Lodging-J.W. Marriott, Jr. School of Hospitality and Tourism Management

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Admissions and Cost

Tuition

As a land-grant university, we aim to make our programs as affordable as possible. As you take your next giant leap into graduate school, view a breakdown of program costs below.

Indiana ResidentsOut-of-State Residents
Cost per credit hour$766.30$843.80
Total credit hours3030
Total degree cost*$22,989$25,314
*Tuition and fees are subject to change by the Purdue University Board of Trustees.
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Admission Requirements

Admission decisions are based on individual experience and the applicant’s fit with the program. To be considered, please submit a completed application accompanied by the following:

  • Professional resume.
  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with an approximate cumulative GPA of 3.0 or equivalent.
  • Official transcripts from all universities attended, including transfer credits.*
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals familiar with your abilities.
  • Statement of purpose (1-2 pages).
  • Personal history statement (1-2 pages).
  • Three to five years of relevant professional experience (managerial experience preferred).
  • An application fee of $60 ($75 for international students).

 *Coursework used to satisfy the requirements of a conferred master’s degree from an institution other than Purdue may not be used as transfer credit.

International Students

  • Official transcripts from all universities attended in the original language as well as English translation for transcripts and diplomas not in English.
  • Non-native English speakers must also submit the following:
    • Test of English as a Foreign Language test scores that are less than two years old and meet the following requirements:
      • Minimum Overall: 80
      • Writing: 18
      • Speaking: 18
      • Listening: 14
      • Reading: 19
    • Test of Written English
    • International English Language Testing Systemtest scores that are less than two years old and meet the following requirements:
      • Minimum Overall: 6.5
      • Writing: 6.5
      • Speaking: 6.0
      • Listening: 6.0
      • Reading: 5.5
    • Duolingo test scores that are less than two years old and meet the following requirements:
      • Total score of 115 and 115 on each subscore

Application deadlines:

PRIORITY DEADLINEAPPLICATION DEADLINESTART OF CLASSES
Fall 2024July 1, 2024July 22, 2024August 19, 2024
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