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What it costs to go to university

A five-year view of national average full-time undergraduate tuition costs for various programs

Annual
dollar
cost ($)
2009/
2010
Annual
dollar
cost ($)
2010/
2011
Annual
dollar
cost ($)
2011/
2012
Annual
dollar
cost ($)
2012/
2013
Annual
dollar
cost ($)
2013/
2014
Education3,7393,8503,8044,2734,378
Social and behavioural sciences4,4314,5864,6564,9665,107
Law, legal professions and studies8,2298,6579,3359,54910,030
Business management and public administration5,1915,3865,6736,0976,326
Mathematics, computer and information sciences5,2995,5265,7816,0516,319
Engineering5,5775,9926,1556,5606,864
Architecture and related technologies4,8265,1794,7885,3405,586
Nursing4,5584,6624,7314,9855,103

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