Educating the Next Generation

Graduate Studies in Interpreting and Translation

Tuition & Fees

Tuition | Student Services Fee | Admissions Entry Tests | Degree-track Entry Tests

Tuition, per credit:

  • 2017-18: $900.00

Full-time students take an average of 10 credits a semester. The total credits for each credential are as follows: GC-Interpreting, 21 credits; MPS-Interpreting, 44 credits; GC-Translation, 21 credits; and MPS-Translation, 41 credits.

On-Campus Graduate Student Services Fee:

  • 2017-18
    • $795.00 (9 or more credits)
    • $440.50 (8 credits or less)

The on-campus graduate student services fee is assessed per semester and is charged to all registered students. The fee applies to programs or portions of programs held on campus. The fee covers support services including campus facilities use and maintenance, health services, campus-wide technology services, student registration services, recreation center, shuttle bus, libraries, police, computer labs, writing language labs, and disability support services. For a breakdown of fees, click here.

GSIT Admissions Entry Tests: $120.00. Non-refundable.

GSIT Degree-track Entry Tests: $120.00. Non-refundable.

Late Registration Fee: $20.00. Charged to any student who registers for their first class on or after the first day of the semester/term.

Record Adjustment Fee: $100.00. For all adjustments to your student record that are received after the end of a specific term or semester in which you are registered. This includes all requests for registration and/or withdrawal.

Please note: Notwithstanding any other provision of this or any other University publication, the University reserves the right to make changes in tuition, fees, and other charges at any time such changes are deemed necessary by the University and the University System of Maryland Board of Regents. Although changes in tuition, fees, and charges ordinarily will be announced in advance, the University reserves the right to make such changes without prior announcement.

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges and universities to disclose certain information for any Title IV eligible program that "prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation." Title IV programs include all graduate certificate programs. For information on gainful employment, click here.

For information about graduate rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information for each of the graduate certificates in GSIT, click on each link below.

External Sources of Funding

Below is a listing of external sources of funding. For UMD Sources of Funding, click here.

Students interested in taking time off during the program to study overseas should consider the following scholarship options:

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