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Tuition and Fees - Graduate Studies

For 2016-2017

Any student who is registered for one or more courses will be charged tuition according to the following schedule:

Graduate Degree Programs $1,001 per credit
Dietetic Internship Program $1,001 per credit
Health Administration and Nursing Programs $1,001 per credit
M.A. in Educational Leadership Program $650 per credit

Reduced tuition rates are not eligible for additional tuition discounts.

Ed.D. in Educational Leadership

For candidates entering the Doctorate Program in Educational Leadership for Fall 2016, the tuition for year 1 and year 2 is $22,418 per year. The third year of the program is $8,000.00. The total for the three years is $52,836.

Payable in two equal installments

Fall Semester – Years 1 and 2 – 16 Credits $1,019 per credit
Spring Semester – Years 1 and 2 – 16 Credits $1,019 per credit
Summer Semester – Years 1 and 2 – 12 Credits $1,019 per credit
Fall Semester – Year 3 $4,000 flat rate
Spring Semester – Year 3 $4,000 flat rate

Psy.D. in Counseling Psychology ($19,236 per year)

Payable in two equal installments

1/2 due with Fall Semester $9,618
1/2 due with Spring Semester $9,618

College Fee

This fee supports the operating costs of the College and funds services, systems and programs that enhance the learning endeavors of CSE students. Services supported by this fee include, but are not limited to: distance learning initiatives, media services, library services, learning center operations and career services.

Fall and Spring Semesters $325 per semester
Intersession, Summer I and Summer III $50 per session
Summer II $150

Other Fees: (non-refundable)

Annual registration fee to hold enrollment during study aboard or other approved absence for one or more semesters $50
Application Fee for matriculation $35
Application Fee Dietetic Internship Students $50
Retainer Fee Dietetic Internship Students $500
Returned Check Fee (each occurrence) $100
Graduate Students Graduation Fee:
Mandatory fee for all students graduating from the College regardless of program or whether the student chooses to participate in the ceremony or not. This fee includes, but is not limited to: diploma, final audit and transcript, academic attire, ceremony and receptions.
Doctoral Programs Graduation Fee
Ed.D. in Educational Leadership
Psy.D. in Counseling Psychology

Late Payment Fee - Assessed to all accounts not paid in full by the due date. $300
Lost Library Book (plus the replacement cost of the book) $50
PELA Fee $350 per course

Mandatory Student Background Check Fee

In accordance with Standard HR1.20 by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JACHO), all students participating in practical learning experiences in JACHO accredited institutions will be charged a service fee for the College to conduct a criminal background check. This fee will be charged directly to the student.

Parking Fees

All vehicles used on College property must display a current College of Saint Elizabeth parking decal which is valid from the Fall semester through the end of summer. Decals can be obtained in the Security Office. Second decal fee (same address as first decal) is $35.

Student Health & Accident Insurance Fee

Students in graduate programs may enroll in a health and accident insurance policy. Brochures that describe coverage under this policy are available in the Business Office or the Wellness Center.

Student Health and Accident Insurance

Enroll Fall semester $1,553
Enroll Spring semester $928

Mandatory Accident Coverage (all students)

Enroll Fall semester $66
Enroll Spring semester $37

Transcription Fee

Students who wish to matriculate into a degree program after completing the course requirements for a non-credit bearing certificate not aligned with an academic program or through an alternative method of instruction (ex. portfolio assessment) will be assessed a credit transcription fee of 60% of full tuition rate at the time of the request is approved. Discounts will not be applicable to the credit transcription fee.

Students enrolled in a non-credit bearing certificate programs not aligned with a degree program at the College who wish to have credits on their transcript will pay 60% of the price of the credits at the time of the request minus the certificate. Certificate programs can be awarded for credit within five years of completion of the certificate.


The College reserves the right to change established tuition, fees and services, to add fees and services and to determine the effective date of such changes without prior notice.

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