Tuition for CUNY Undergraduate Programs

(Effective Fall 2017)

Type of Student

New York State Residents2

Out-of-State Residents

Full-time Students at Four-Year Colleges $6,530 per year $17,400 per year1

$580 per credit

Full-time Students at Community Colleges $4,800 per year $9,600 per year 1

$320 per credit

Part-time Students at Four-Year Colleges $285 per credit $580 per credit
Part-time Students at Community Colleges $210 per credit $320 per credit

 

1 Tuition based on taking 15 credits per semester

2 Students who live in NY State but do not live in New York City may be eligible for the same tuition as a NYC resident. To pay NYC tuition, you must submit a Certificate of Residency Form to the Bursar’s Office by a specified date.

Fees – Undergraduate

Technology Fee Paid by each student to help improve computer services in the colleges. Full-time students pay $125.00 per semester and part-time students pay $62.50 per semester.
Activity Fees Funds paid by each student to support student clubs, student government, various campus services, and a variety of student activities. These range from around $60 to $180.00 per semester for a full-time student. A part-time student pays less.
Consolidated Service Fee: $15.00 per semester

Related Costs – Budgets

There is more to the cost of education than just tuition and fees. Whether you are planning to attend CUNY as a half-time or full-time student, you can approximate your own expenses for the academic year (nine months) by considering the items below. Your Cost of Attendance at CUNY includes the budget below in addition to your tuition and fees.

Nine Month Student Budgets 2015-2016

Students Living at Home or with Relatives

Books and Supplies $1,364
Transportation $1,054
Lunch $1,148
Personal Expenses $1,816
Room and Board $4,210

Total

$9,592

Students Living Away from Home

Books and Supplies $1,364
Transportation $1,054
Lunch $1,148
Food at Home $2,135
Personal Expenses $4,208
Housing $10,386

Total

$20,295

Financing – Graduate

Even with reasonable tuition rates, financing a college education can be difficult, especially if you have other financial obligations. More information on how you can meet your educational costs, visit CUNY’s Financial Aid for Graduate Studies web page or The Graduate Center’s Financial Assistance web page.

Tuition for CUNY Graduate Programs

(Effective for Fall 2017)

Student Type:

New York State Residents

Out-of-State Residents, International Students

Advanced Certificates
Full-time 5,225 / semester $805 / credit
Part-time $440/ credit $805 / credit
Master’s Degrees (MA, MAT, MFA, MLS, MM, MS, MSEd, MUP)
Full-time $5,225 / semester $805 / credit
Part-time $440 / credit $805 / credit
Master of Architecture- MArch & Master of Engineering- ME (City College)
Full-time $6,115 / semester $895 / credit
Part-time $520 / credit $895 / credit
Master of Business Administration- MBA (Baruch College)
Full-time $7,685 / semester $1,050 / credit
Part-time $685 / credit $1,050 / credit
Master of Public Administration- MPA (Baruch College, City College & John Jay College of Criminal Justice)
Master of International Affairs- MIA (Baruch College & City College)
Full-time $6,005 / semester $950 / credit
Part-time $515 / credit $950 / credit
Master of Professional Studies- MPS (City College)
Full-time $6,865 / semester $985 / credit
Part-time $790 / credit $985 / credit
Master of Social Work- MSW (Hunter College, Lehman College & College of Staten Island)
Full-time $6,895 / semester $940 / credit
Part-time $580 / credit $940 / credit
Doctor of Philosophy- PhD (Baruch College, City College & Graduate Center)
Level I full-time $4,675 / semester $905 / credit
Level I part-time $530 / credit $905 / credit
Level II $2,930 / semester $6,510 / semester
Level III $1,165 / semester $2,310 / semester / credit depending on program
Doctor of Public Health- DPH (Graduate School of Public Health & Health Policy)
Level I full-time $4,530 / semester $875 / credit
Level I part-time $515 / credit $875 / credit
Level II $2,840 / semester $6,310 / semester
Level III $1,130 / semester $2,240 / semester
Doctor of Audiology- AUD (Graduate Center)
Level I full-time $5,785 / semester $1,120 / credit
Level I part-time $655 / credit $1,120 / credit
Level II full-time $3,620 / semester $8,060 / semester
Doctor of Education in Instructional Leadership- EdD (Hunter College)
full-time $7,620 / semester $11,880 / semester
part-time $635 / credit $990 / credit
Doctor of Nursing Practice- DNP (College of Staten Island & Hunter College)
Level I full-time $6,895 / semester $940 / credit
Level I part-time $580 / credit $940 / credit
Level II $6,895 / semester $940 / credit
Level III $6,895 / semester $940 / credit
Doctor of Physical Therapy- DPT (College of Staten Island & Hunter College)
Level I full-time $5,635 / semester $1,015 / credit
Level I part-time $645 / credit $1,015 / credit
Level II full-time $3,890 / semester $7,470 / semester
Juris Doctor- JD (CUNY School of Law)
Full-time $7,275 / semester $12,080 / semester
Part-time $615 / credit $1,005 / credit

Fees – Graduate

Doctoral and Master’s Application Fee: $125.00
Student Activities Fee (varies by campus): range $15-$140 per semester
University Consolidated Fee: $15.00
Technology Fee: Full-time — $125 per semester
Part-time — $62.50 per semester