Tuition and Fees

2022-2023 Academic Year (June 2022 – May 2023)

These rates are only for the academic year indicated; tuition increases annually. Archives of prior year tuition rates can be found at the bottom of this page.

Master’s Program Tuition

Academic Year Master’s Programs – degree students are charged a flat rate each semester based on enrollment status (full or part-time). The Cost of Degree is the same if you attend full or part-time. The fall and spring bill are inclusive of summer enrollment within that academic year:

Degree Program

Length of Degree

Full-Time Tuition Rate (per year)

Part-Time Tuition Rate (per year)

Master of Public Health, 45-credit 1-year $66,960 $33,480
Master of Public Health Generalist, 45-credit (online) 2-year N/A $33,480
Master of Public Health, 65-credit 1.5-year $58,816 $29,408
Master of Science, 42.5-credit 1-year $63,240 $31,620
Master of Science, 60-credit 1.5-year $50,496 $25,248
Master of Science, 80-credit 2-year $50,496 $25,248

Summer-Focused and Summer-Only Master’s Programs – degree students will be billed one-half of the full-time tuition rate for that year. This charge is inclusive of fall/spring enrollment within that academic year:

Degree Program

Length of Degree*

Tuition Requirement

Tuition rate (per year)

Summer-Focused Master of Public Health, 45-credit 3-year Year 1 & 2 $33,480
Summer-Only Master of Science, 42.5-credit 3-year Year 1 & 2 $31,620

*Students completing the program over three summers will have no tuition charges in the third summer.

Students admitted prior to 2021:

Students enrolled in a summer-focused and summer-only degree program will be billed one-third of the full-time tuition rate for that year. This charge is inclusive of fall/spring enrollment within that academic year:
Degree Program Length of Degree Tuition rate (per year)
Summer-Focused Master of Public Health, 45-credit 3-year $22,320
Summer-Only Master of Science, 42.5-credit 3-year $21,080

Non-Degree Transfer Credits

If you are starting the degree program with the summer PCE or have completed non-degree credits that you plan to transfer in to your degree program, please follow this link to review additional details on the billing policy.

Part-time cohort-based Master’s Programs – degree students are charged a cohort rate based on the year they started their program. The tuition for these programs will be billed in three equal amounts over the course of the year:

Degree Program Length of Degree Cohort Rate (per year)
Master of Public Health in Epidemiology, Online/On-Campus (MPH-EPI) 2-year 2022 start: $36,648

2021 start: $35,580

Master in Health Care Management (MHCM) 2-year 2022 start: $44,750

2021 start: $43,500

MPH-EPI and MHCM programs have the same tuition for each cohort’s returning students, unless a student takes a leave of absence for more than a semester.

Doctoral Program Tuition

DrPH program tuition will be billed in three equal amounts over the course of the year. SD program tuition will be billed in two equal amounts over the course of the year:

Year in program

Tuition rate (per year)

Full-time rate: Year 1 & 2 $50,496
Full-time Reduced rate: Year 3 $25,248
Facilities Fee: Year 4 & beyond, resident $6,312
Non-Resident Fee: Year 4 & beyond, non-resident $3,390

Non-Degree Students

Non-degree students are billed based on the number of credits they enroll in each semester:

Per Credit Rate

$1,488 per credit

Student Fees

Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) and Student Health Fee (SHF) are not assessed for students enrolled in the MPH-EPI, MHCM, MPH-Generalist, summer-focused, and summer-only degree programs; or for non-degree students.

Students attending summer programs are strongly encouraged to have alternative health coverage while enrolled.  Summer program students will not be assessed any health charges for the summer and should have alternative coverage should they need care during the summer.

Students with questions about the Harvard University Student Health Program can visit their website at https://hushp.harvard.edu/ , email HUSHP at mservices@huhs.harvard.edu or  call their office at 617-495-2008.

HUSHP Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP): Fee may be waived for each semester with proof of comparable coverage. Deadlines: July 31 for Fall, January 31 for Spring. For more information, please visit the following link. $4,080 per year
HUSHP Student Health Fee (SHF): Mandatory for all resident students. A limited number of part-time students who meet certain criteria are eligible to waive the Student Health Fee. $1,304 per year
Late Registration Fee: $80
Continuation Fee: In exceptional situations where a student needs to enroll beyond the standard time to degree for their program, a continuation fee will be charged at the beginning of each additional semester. varies, please see above for program specific information on this fee amount
Other Fees: Course materials fees, library fees, parking fees and other miscellaneous charges may be charged to the student account. varies, please check your account regularly

Family/spousal health insurance is available to all students. More information available on the HUHS website.

Archives:

2021-2022 Tuition Rates

2020-2021 Tuition Rates

2019-2020 Tuition Rates

2018-2019 Tuition Rates