Tuition

What is my tuition? 

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Tuition and fees are subject to revision by the president and Board of Trustees at any time.


Tuition Payments

Full payment of tuition and other related charges is due on the Saturday at the end of the first week of class.

Learn more about the Northeastern Monthly Payment Plan, administered through Tuition Management Systems, that allows you to divide your education costs into manageable, convenient monthly installments.

For information on funding options, please contact the Office of Student Financial Services at 617.373.2897 or visit them online at studentfinance.northeastern.edu


BACHELOR’S COMPLETION TUITION

Tuition rates are for the 2019-2020 academic year beginning on September 1, 2019, and the 2020-2021 academic year beginning on September 1, 2020. Tuition and fees are subject to revision by the president and Board of Trustees at any time.
Rates for Semester-Based Courses (Rates are per semester hour)

2020-2021

PROGRAMTUITION RATE
All CPS Undergraduate courses, excluding science labs and writing labs 
(includes Lowell Institute School and fast-track programs) 
$541
CPS Lab Courses (science labs and writing labs) $781
International Bachelors Completion Program (Global Classroom) $541

Graduate Tuition

Tuition rates are only for the 2021 academic year beginning on June 30, 2020. Tuition and fees are subject to revision by the president and Board of Trustees at any time. Tuition and fees may vary slightly depending on when you entered the program.

(Rates are per credit hour) 

Students entering program before 6/30/18

PROGRAMTUITION RATE
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
MS Regulatory Affairs
MS Global Studies
MS Technical Communication
$777
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
MS Commerce and Economic Development
MPS Analytics
MPS Applied Machine Intelligence
$777
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
MPS Informatics
MPS Digital Media
MPS Digital Media Connect
$755
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
Applied Nutrition
Corporate & Organizational Communication
Geospatial Services
Homeland Security
Human Resources Management
Leadership
Nonprofit Management
Project Management
Respiratory Care Leadership
Sports Leadership
Strategic Intelligence & Analysis
$755
Master of Education and Master of Arts in Teaching
eLearning & Instructional Design
Elementary Education
Learning & Instruction
Special Education
$621
Master of Education
Higher Education Administration
$621
Doctorate in Education$897
Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy$755
Executive Doctorate in Law and Policy (students continuing in 48 q.h. program)$1,971
Doctorate in Law and Policy – self-paced$904

Students entering program between 7/1/18 and 6/30/19

PROGRAMTUITION RATE
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
MS Regulatory Affairs
MS Global Studies
MS Technical Communication
$777
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
MS Commerce and Economic Development
MPS Analytics
MPS Applied Machine Intelligence
$822
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
MPS Informatics
MPS Digital Media
MPS Digital Media Connect
$798
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
Applied Nutrition
Corporate & Organizational Communication
Geospatial Services
Homeland Security
Human Resources Management
Leadership
Nonprofit Management
Project Management
Respiratory Care Leadership
Sports Leadership
Strategic Intelligence & Analysis
$755
Master of Education and Master of Arts in Teaching
eLearning & Instructional Design
Elementary Education
Learning & Instruction
Special Education
$621
Master of Education
Higher Education Administration
$657
Doctorate in Education$897
Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy$755
Executive Doctorate in Law and Policy (students continuing in 48 q.h. program)$1,971
Doctorate in Law and Policy – self-paced$904

Students entering program between 7/1/19 and 6/30/20

PROGRAMTUITION RATE
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
MS Regulatory Affairs
MS Global Studies
MS Technical Communication
$777
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
MS Commerce and Economic Development
MPS Analytics
MPS Applied Machine Intelligence
$854
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
MPS Informatics
MPS Digital Media
MPS Digital Media Connect
$829
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
Applied Nutrition
Corporate & Organizational Communication
Geospatial Services
Homeland Security
Human Resources Management
Leadership
Nonprofit Management
Project Management
Respiratory Care Leadership
Sports Leadership
Strategic Intelligence & Analysis
$755
Master of Education and Master of Arts in Teaching
eLearning & Instructional Design
Elementary Education
Learning & Instruction
Special Education
$621
Master of Education
Higher Education Administration
$682
Doctorate in Education$897
Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy$755
Executive Doctorate in Law and Policy (students continuing in 48 q.h. program)$1,971
Executive Doctorate in Law and Policy (students entering 69 q.h. program)$1,321
Doctorate in Law and Policy – self-paced$904

Students entering program after 6/30/20

PROGRAMTUITION RATE
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
MS Regulatory Affairs
MS Global Studies
MS Technical Communication
$777
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
MS Commerce and Economic Development
MPS Analytics
MPS Applied Machine Intelligence
$903
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
MPS Informatics
MPS Digital Media
MPS Digital Media Connect
$877
CPS Master’s-Level Graduate Courses
Applied Nutrition
Corporate & Organizational Communication
Geospatial Services
Homeland Security
Human Resources Management
Leadership
Nonprofit Management
Project Management
Respiratory Care Leadership
Sports Leadership
Strategic Intelligence & Analysis
$755
Master of Education and Master of Arts in Teaching
eLearning & Instructional Design
Elementary Education
Learning & Instruction
Special Education
$621
Master of Education
Higher Education Administration
$682
Doctorate in Education$897
Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy$755
Executive Doctorate in Law and Policy (students continuing in 48 q.h. program)$1,971
Executive Doctorate in Law and Policy (students entering 69 q.h. program)$1,370
Doctorate in Law and Policy – self-paced$940

Other Programs

2020-2021

PROGRAMTUITION
Foundation Year$19,780
Global Pathways International Program – One Term$15,730
Global Pathways International Program – Two Term (Annual)$26,985
Global Pathways International Program – Three Term (Annual)$35,000
NUImmerse$21,425

Fees

2020-2021

International CPS Fee (bachelor’s completion, graduate, or certificate programs)$350 (one-time)
International Student Fee (moving from non-degree to degree program)$350 (one-time)
Graduate Student Center Fee (Boston campus only)$8.25 (per term)
Undergraduate Student Center Fee (Boston campus only)$11 (per term)
Graduate Student Recreation Fee (College of Professional Studies/Lowell Institute School)$15 (per term)
Undergraduate Student Recreation Fee$15 (per term)

Additional fees may be required based on your status. Please visit the Student Financial Services site for more information.

Tuition and fees are subject to revision by the president and Board of Trustees at any time.