MAPW Costs and Financial Aid

KSU’s Master of Arts in Professional Writing has a lower cost than many of its competitors.  Check “Graduate Tuition and Fees” on the current tuition and fees page.

Explore Your Financial Aid Options

Becoming a Graduate Assistant Can Reduce Costs; Priority Deadline is February 1

You can apply to be a Graduate Teaching (GTA) or Research Assistant (GRA).  Qualified applicants receive tuition waivers and an annual stipend ranging from $2,200-$5,500 per semester.

Tuition and Fees Cost of Attendance

Priority deadline for being considered for Graduate Assistantships is February 1 for the following academic year.

Learn more at Graduate Assistantships.

Apply for the Double Owl Pathway Program

Qualified KSU undergraduate students can begin graduate studies at KSU in their junior  year and simultaneously satisfy requirements for the bachelor's and master's degree. Learn more about the Double Owl Pathway Program.

Housing Options

  • On campus housing options may be available. See housing information.  

  • Numerous off-campus apartments and townhouses are near the Kennesaw and Marietta campuses, and their costs vary greatly.

  • International students who may need special assistance locating housing should contact Lissa Small at 470-578-6142