IMC Graduate Degree Student Financial Aid and Services

Integrated Marketing Communication Tuition, Scholarships, Grants and Loans 

Marist is proud to have been one of the first private colleges in the country to offer a 100% online Master of Arts in Integrated Marketing Communication. When comparing tuition across other schools, you'll be pleasantly surprised by our affordability. In addition to our more favorable tuition, we also offer both merit and alumni scholarships, as well as academic partnerships with select employers and organizations to further reduce tuition costs. Our Student Financial Services Office can also help you with federal loans and payment plans. A graduate education is an investment that requires patience and planning but is an investment that will reward you with better job opportunities, the potential to earn more money, and the chance to develop skills and knowledge that are in high demand.


The IMC program is accessible and affordable for students from around the world and requires no supplemental on campus residency. Tuition and fees for the program are computed on a per credit basis. The total tuition and fee costs to attend the IMC program are as follows:

Cost per credit hour $750
Cost per course $2,250
Estimated Program Cost (30 credit hours)      $22,500

Tuition and fees are subject to change.

Financial Aid

The Marist College Office of Student Financial Services is committed to providing affordability options and managing the equitable distribution of student aid funds. The office coordinates student employment both on and off campus and is responsible for student billing. We are dedicated to promoting accessibility through personalized service and integrity.

As a Marist student, the Office of Student Financial Services will make every effort to assist you with financing the cost of your education.

Types of Aid:

Applying for Aid:

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) serves as the official application for need-based financial aid at Marist College.  To ensure adequate processing time we recommend that you file your FAFSA by April 15th online at   

  • School Code: 002765

Important Aid Deadlines:




  • Financial Aid Packages for prospective students are available electronically via myMarist.
  • Accepted students who have received a financial aid package, will need to log on to their myMarist account to view
    and complete additional required documents 

Things to Remember:

It is important to keep the following points in mind as you familiarize yourself with the financial aid process:

  • It is recommended that you file for aid before you are accepted by Marist.
  • File the necessary forms: do not assume you are ineligible.
  • File the FAFSA as early as you can (but not before January 1), even if you must estimate your income (use prior year, if similar, or current pay stubs).
  • Meet all deadlines.
  • Please be sure to work with your program director regarding the format of your program. Work with your program director to develop a course plan and then review the plan with Student Financial Services to make sure you are covered for aid, if necessary.
  • You must be enrolled in at least 6 credits to be eligible for Stafford Loans.


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