For participants beginning in September 2024 and completing the certificate program in May 2025, tuition will be charged on a per-credit basis for each course. The tuition cost  will be $1,596 per-credit or $3,990 for September 2024, February and April 2025 courses.  The estimated per year is $11,970.  This amount does not include fees, books, and supplies.  Scholarships are available.

Payment information

Harvard University requires that tuition and fees be paid according to posted deadlines in order to maintain enrollment eligibility.  Tuition for the Fall semester is billed in mid-July for most schools. For the Spring semester, most schools bill tuition in mid-December. For specific information on student billing visit HSPH Student Billing.

Financial aid

The Certificate in Harvard Global Public Health for Nurse Leaders participants are not eligible for federal student aid (federal loans, Federal Work Study) due to the part-time nature of the program.  There are scholarship funds available.

Student withdrawal refund policy

Information on the tuition refunds upon withdrawal from the HGPHNL program can be found on the School’s student billing page.

No travel or housing

All courses are on-line.