For participants beginning in September 2023 and completing the certificate program in May 2024, tuition will be charged on a per-credit basis for each course. The tuition cost  will be $1,540 per-credit or $3,850 for September 2023 and February 2024 courses.  The program is over 10 months.


A deposit is not required for admitted participants.


Tuition includes the cost of curriculum materials and copyright permissions, required instrumentation, and headsets, and textbooks. The program will provide a list of required materials well in advance of class start dates.

Payment information

Harvard University requires that tuition and fees be paid in full each term according to posted deadlines in order to maintain enrollment eligibility.

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. Financial assistance is available for this program. Request information on applying for financial assistance by emailing

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 will be on-line.