Tuition and Fees

2020-2021 Academic Year (June 2020-May 2021)

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

The following Master’s Programs 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 $64,998 $32,499
Master of Public Health, 65-credit 1.5-year $57,100 $28,550
Master of Science, 42.5-credit 1-year $61,446 $30,723
Master of Science, 60-credit 1.5-year $49,020 $24,510
Master of Science, 80-credit 2-year $49,020 $24,510

Students enrolled in a 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-Only Master of Public Health, 45-credit 3-year $21,666
Summer-Only Master of Science, 42.5-credit 3-year $20,482

The following Master’s Programs 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 2020 start: $35,580

2019 start: $34,000

Master in Health Care Management (MHCM) 2-year 2020 start: $42,500

2019 start: $41,000

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 $49,020
Reduced rate: Year 3 $24,510
Facilities Fee: Year 4 & beyond, resident $6,132
Non-Resident Fee: Year 4 & beyond, non-resident $3,288

Non-Degree Students

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

Per Credit Rate

$1,444 per credit

Student Fees

SHIP and SHF are not assessed for students enrolled in the MPH-EPI, MHCM, and summer-only degree programs; or for non-degree students.

HUSHP Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP): Fee may be waived for each semester with proof of comparable coverage. Deadlines: September 30 for Fall, January 31 for Spring. $3,922 per year
HUSHP Student Health Fee (SHF): Mandatory for all resident students taking more than 10 credits per semester. Students taking 10 credits or less may waive this fee. Part-time students taking more than 10 credits with comparable coverage may waive this fee. Due to remote learning during the COVID-19 pandemic, a 50% discount will be applied for students living outside of Massachusetts. $1,206 per year
Late Registration Fee: $80
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

SHIP is not charged for part-time domestic (U.S. citizens and permanent residents) non-resident doctoral students. If these students desire SHIP coverage, they should contact HUHS at 617-495-2008. SHF is not charged for non-resident students.

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

Archives:

2019-2020 Tuition Rates

2018-2019 Tuition Rates