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Tuition & Fees

Want to know how much it will cost to attend the Wilson School of Design in one of our programs? Check out the KPU Tuition Estimator. For more specific details, please visit the Tuition & Fees/Other Fees pages. Visit Registration and Paying Your Fees to proceed with registration.

If you have other questions please be sure to visit the Future Students' Office page.

Laptop Requirements 

In addition to the standard tuition and fees, students entering the Graphic Design for Marketing program should also factor in the cost of a laptop and required software in order to complete projects and course deliverables. The following laptop specifications are the recommended minimum requirements. If you are not sure which laptop to buy, talk to your instructors in the first week of classes for advice.

Laptop Specifications 

MacBook Pro 13" or 16" (latest models; the specs below are for the 13" model)

  • Processor: Apple M1 Chip with 8-Core CPU and 8-Core GPU
  • Memory: 8GB (16GB recommended)
  • Storage: 256GB SSD (512GB recommended)

PC - Comparable specifications to the latest MacBook Pro

    Software Specifications

    • Adobe Creative Cloud (annual subscription required; Adobe offers student pricing)
    • Apple or Microsoft Office Suite (available for download for KPU students here)
    • Anti-Virus software (annual subscription required)
    • Figma or Adobe XD (talk to your instructor first)
    • Slack

    Additional Requirements

    • Wireless keyboard and wireless ergonomic mouse (strongly recommended)
    • External hard drive or Cloud storage for file back-up (strongly recommended)
    • Appropriate cables and connector, laptop to external monitor (ask your instructor before buying anything)

    Students may refer to this page to stay up to date on software and specification requirements.