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Tuition

Students with prior degrees or completed college coursework may contact the Office of Admissions to discuss transferability and appropriate tuition adjustments.

Tuition and graduation fees for second year [for any two-year programs] will be based upon the prevailing tuition rate at time of acceptance and completion of second year enrollment forms. A change in major will result in a change in cost.

Tuition Schedule

Effective April 1, 2014, for students enrolling for matriculation in Summer, Fall 2014 and Winter, Spring 2015.

1st academic year [45 units]  
Tuition$29,620
Books & applicable sales taxes$896
Supplies & applicable sales taxes$679
Course-related Resources$610
Matriculation Fee**$100
Student Association Fee**$270
Studio/Lab Usage Fee**$600
Sub-Total$32,775
2nd academic year [45 units]  
Tuition$29,620
Books & applicable sales taxes$539
Supplies & applicable sales taxes$285
Course-related Resources$991
Student Association Fee**$270
Studio/Lab Usage Fee**$600
Graduation Fee**$250
Sub-Total$32,555
1 academic year [60 units]  
Tuition$33,025
Books & applicable sales taxes$685
Supplies & applicable sales taxes$811
Course-related Resources$1,414
Matriculation Fee**$100
Student Association Fee**$335
Studio/Lab Usage Fee**$600
Graduation Fee**$250
Sub-Total$37,220
Junior Year [45 units]  
Tuition$27,855
Books & applicable sales taxes$1,354
Supplies & applicable sales taxes$187
Course-related Resources$329
Student Association Fee**$270
Studio/Lab Usage Fee**$500
Sub-Total$30,495
Senior Year [45 units]  
Tuition$29,250
Books & applicable sales taxes$1,325
Supplies & applicable sales taxes$277
Course-related Resources$268
Student Association Fee**$270
Studio/Lab Usage Fee**$500
Graduation Fee**$250
Sub-Total$32,140

[See application fees below to calculate grand total]

* Includes all books, most supplies, incidentals, and taxes.
** Non-Refundable upon matriculation.

Application Fees Schedule

Application fees are in addition to the above total and are non-refundable.
[refer to appropriate application fees schedule below]

Paid upon application to FIDM$25
Paid upon acceptance to FIDM*$200
Total$225
Paid upon application to FIDM$25
Paid upon acceptance to FIDM*$200
Paid 30 days after acceptance to FIDM*$150
Total$375
Paid upon application to FIDM$25
Paid upon acceptance to FIDM*$200
Paid 30 days after acceptance to FIDM*$300
Total$525

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Examples of Tuition Financing Programs
For California Residents
For All Other U.S. Residents

Students with prior degrees or extensive college coursework completed may contact the Office of Admissions to discuss transferability and appropriate tuition adjustments or eligibility for advanced programs.

Tuition and graduation fees for second year [two-year programs] will be based upon the prevailing tuition rate at time of acceptance and completion of second year enrollment forms.