There are a variety of loan sources that may help cover your Executive MBA program expenses (though the total of all loans and grants offered will not exceed the cost of attendance).
First, you’ll need to file a FAFSA:
Questions? Contact Debbie Mar, Manager of Graduate Aid Programs, (817) 257-7872, firstname.lastname@example.org. NOTE: If you haven’t yet submitted a FAFSA, Debbie can only provide general answers.
The Graduate PLUS loan, or Grad PLUS loan, is a low, fixed interest rate student loan guaranteed by the U.S. government. The Grad PLUS loan is not need-based like other federal aid, but is a credit-based loan similar to a private student loan, with the benefit of a fixed interest rate and federal guarantee.
The Grad PLUS Loan allows you to borrow the total cost for your graduate school needs, including tuition, room and board, supplies, lab expenses, and travel, less any other aid.
Key benefits include:
Learn more about the Grad PLUS loan.
An Unsubsidized Stafford Loan is a federally guaranteed loan that is not based on financial need. Interest will accrue from the time the loan is disbursed to the school. Interest or principal payments are not required until six months after graduation, or six months after you drop below a half-time status. A maximum of $20,500 can be borrowed per year depending on degree status and years in school.
Learn more about the Unsubsidized Stafford loan.