Tuition

For participants beginning in September 2022 and completing the certificate program in June 2023, tuition will be charged on a per-credit basis for each course. The tuition cost will be $1,488 per-credit or $3,720 per course for September 2022 and February 2023 courses. The June 2023 course will be billed at the 2023-2024 per credit tuition rate, which should be available in late February 2023. Tuition generally increases each year, usually about 3%, leading to an estimate of the 2023-2024 per-credit tuition rate of $1,532 and an estimate of $3,830 for the June 2023 course. The program is over 10 months.

For participants beginning in September 2023 and completing the certificate program in June 2024, tuition will be charged on a per-credit basis for each course. The tuition cost ($1,488 per-credit for 2022-2023 academic year) generally increases each year, usually about 3%, leading to an estimate of the 2023-2024 per-credit tuition rate of $1,532. The final rate will be available in February 2023. September 2023 and February 2024 courses are, therefore, estimated to be $3,830 each. The June 2024 course will be billed at the 2024-2025 per-credit tuition rate, which should be available in late February 2024. The program is over 10 months.

Deposits

A deposit is not required for admitted participants.

Materials

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 globalnursing@hsph.harvard.edu

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.

Travel, housing and other related information for in-person courses

Travel costs vary by participant location. Some funding is available for these costs. Contact HGPHNL at globalnursing@hsph.harvard.edu for more information.

Application details

The Certificate in HGPHNL program at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health participates in SOPHAS Express. SOPHAS is an online common application service.