Take advantage of our tuition discounts for graduate and professional courses.  Stanford University tuition rates may change from year to year. We recommend you review tuition rates at the course level prior to enrollment.

Graduate Course Discounts

Students employed by organizations which are members of the Stanford Center for Professional Development, have matriculated from Stanford University, or are on active duty in the United States Armed Forces benefit from reduced tuition for graduate courses taken individually or contributing toward a graduate certificate. Academic credit is earned for courses successfully completed as a part of a graduate certificate.

Enrollment TypeNon-memberMember
Credit, Non Degree Option (NDO)$1,320/quarter unit$1,120/quarter unit





Graduate courses for credit typically range between 3-5 units per course resulting in these savings for employees of member companies:

Credit UnitsNon-memberMember






Professional Course Discounts

Groups of 5 or more: A 5% tuition discount is available for groups of five or more registering at the same time for the same course using the same delivery method. If all members of your group are employed by a member company, you are entitled to a 15% discount.

Early Registration Discount: A 10% discount is available for most courses taking place on the Stanford campus, when you enroll by the early registration deadline. Each course description will detail early-registration deadlines when applicable. 

Corporate Education Discounts

Many of these tuition benefits are available for students employed by organizations that are members of the Stanford Center for Professional Development. If you think your company would be interested in joining, please refer to our Corporate Education page for more information. In addition to the tuition discounts, organizations can arrange for specialized pricing for custom programs.