Funding Your MBA

The MBA Admissions Committee awards scholarships and fellowships from the Goizueta Business Fund for Excellence, our annual fund, based on academic achievement, quality of work experience, demonstrated leadership and extracurricular activities. Scholarships typically range from partial to full tuition plus stipend.

For merit-based awards, all completed applications submitted by Round 3 are automatically considered -- no additional application is needed. Those interested in being considered for named scholarships should submit their completed applications by Round 2.

Please note an application is considered complete when our office has received all required materials, including transcripts, test scores and recommendations.

Program Costs

Estimated Two-Year Program Cost - Per Year
Tuition $ 49,600
Fees* $ 540
Living $ 17,778
Books $ 2,200
Health Insurance $ 2,850
Parking $ 666
Annual Cost $ 73,634

* A one-time $200 Orientation fee will be due with admissions deposit.

Estimated One-Year Program Cost - Total Program
Tuition $74,400
Fees* $ 648
Living $ 23,766
Books $ 3,300
Health Insurance $ 3,509
Parking $ 831
Total Program Cost $ 106,454

* A one-time $200 Orientation fee will be due with admissions deposit.

Financial Aid

Our MBA degrees offer students a better professional and financial future. Knowing the financial commitment is significant, Emory University's Financial Aid Office is committed to assisting students with the process of obtaining the financial resources necessary to pursue a Goizueta MBA.

A variety of student loans are available for both domestic and international students. Students can borrow up to the budgeted cost of attendance less any scholarships. Some of these loans include:

For detailed information about student loans and how to apply please visit Emory's Office of Financial Aid website.

Research and Teaching Assistantships

Students may apply and interview with a faculty member for an assistantship position which would begin in the spring semester. These positions are paid hourly and include research, teaching assistantships and administrative positions.

Center Fellowships

Goizueta is among the nation's leaders in faculty research, which is done in part through high-profile research centers including the Marketing Analytics Center, the Center for Alternative Investments, and Social Enterprise @ Goizueta. Center Fellows are expected to perform well academically at Goizueta and be actively involved in the Center's work. Fellows will be paid the student hourly rate for their work in the Center.

Details & Information

Marketing Analytics Center Fellowship

Center for Alternative Investments Fellowship

Social Enterprise Fellowship


Robert W. Woodruff Scholars

Goizueta Business School offers four (4) Woodruff Scholarships, Emory's most prestigious named scholarship, which includes full tuition and fees and an annual $10,000 stipend guaranteed for the length of the Full-Time MBA program.

Woodruff Scholars are also invited to participate in the Scholars Academic Program.

The Robert W. Woodruff Foundation is a charitable organization that supports education, healthcare, human services, economic development, art and culture and the environment through grants. The foundation was established by Robert Woodruff, the long-time president of the Coca-Cola Company.

Selection Process

Woodruff Scholars leave a lasting imprint on Goizueta Business School and Emory University through their leadership, academic performance and life-long relationships. Candidates interested in being considered for this scholarship should possess high academic excellence as well as demonstrated commitment to our Core Values. The Admissions Committee will evaluate Woodruff Candidates from those who have applied and been offered admission by the Round 3 deadline.

Finalists selected to compete for The Woodruff Scholarship will be invited to Atlanta in February for the Woodruff Selection Weekend. The schedule will include social events and meetings with faculty, alumni, and current students. The weekend will conclude with a personal interview with Woodruff Selection Committee Members and a closing reception.

Named Scholars

Goizueta offers several prestigious named scholarships. These awards are funded by alumni, companies and organizations. For scholarship consideration, all completed applications submitted by Round 3 are automatically considered -- no additional application is needed.

Goizueta Scholar

Goizueta Scholars receive full tuition for the course of study and are invited to participate in the Scholars Academic Program.

Roberto C. Goizueta established The Goizueta Foundation in 1992 to provide financial assistance to educational and charitable institutions. In creating The Goizueta Foundation, he sought to acknowledge his indebtedness to this country and to continue the commitment to philanthropic endeavors that has symbolized the leadership of The Coca-Cola Company for more than a century. The Goizueta Foundation assists organizations that empower individuals and families through educational opportunities to improve the quality of their lives.

Dean's Scholars

The Dean's Scholarship is funded by The Goizueta Business Fund for Excellence and awarded to several outstanding candidates each year. The award covers tuition for the course of study.

In its 90-year history, the Goizueta Business School has been led by 16 accomplished deans. These leaders have shaped scholarship and industry through their ambitious endeavors, while remaining true to a core set of values. Our current dean continues to push Goizueta Business School towards the goal to educate students academically and as business leaders. Recipients of the Dean's Scholarship have demonstrated a stellar track record in these two areas, and are expected to continue to strive for excellence during their careers at Goizueta and beyond. Deans Scholars are also invited to participate in the Scholars Academic Program

Other Named Scholarships

Other named scholarships offered to MBA candidates at Goizueta include, to name a few: