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The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is required to be eligible for most financial aid. The FAFSA must be completed each year. Students can now submit the FAFSA as early as October. 

Federal School Code: 002343

Tuition and Fees | Graduate Studies

For more information or to apply for these programs, please refer to the Application Information pages in the Areas of Study section.


Doctor of Nursing Practice
$899 per credit

Doctor of Physical Therapy
$866 per credit

Graduate Special Education Licensure
$435 per credit

Graduate Teaching Licensure (M.S.)
$560 per credit

MBA in Leadership and Change
$565 per credit

MBA in Rural Healthcare
$565 per credit

Master of Education
$435 per credit

Master of Social Work
$695 per credit

Master of Science in Applied Data Analytics
$575 per credit

Master of Science in Athletic Training
$745 per credit

Master of Science in Chemistry
$800 per credit

Master of Science in Exercise Physiology
$755 per credit

Master of Science Health Information Management
$658 per credit

Master of Science Health Informatics
$658 per credit

Master of Science in Occupational Therapy
$876 per credit

Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies
$867 per credit

Master of Science in Project Management
$565 per credit

Post Baccalaureate Nursing
$14,090 per term

Post-Graduate DNP
$899 per credit

Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy
$750 per credit


Business and Technology

Applied Data Analytics Certificate

Graduate Management Certificates
$565 per credit

Project Management Certificate
$565 per credit


Certificate in Computer Science Education
$435 per credit

Certificate in Culturally Responsive Pedagogy
$435 per credit

Certificate in Educational Technology
$435 per credit

Certificate in Literacy Instruction
$435 per credit

Health Sciences

Healthcare Informatics Certificate
$658 per credit


Post-Graduate APRN Certificate Program
$899 per credit


Certificate in Chemistry
$800 per credit

Tuition rates are for the 2021-22 academic year. Additional fees and costs for course materials may apply. Total program cost and completion time varies depending on transfer credits and individual program plans. Tuition rates are subject to change.


Fees cover various aspects of the college that enhance the overall experience. Fees are non-refundable after the add/drop period for each course.

Technology Fee

An $80 per-semester fee for all students who carry six or more credits that supports network access, computer labs, technology services and instructional technology. Students carrying five or fewer credits will pay $40 per semester.

Health Services Fee

A $130 per-semester fee that allows students to be seen in Student Health Services. This fee is required for Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Athletic Training, Exercise Physiology, Physician Assistant Studies and Post-Baccalaureate Nursing (Duluth Campus) students. Students in these programs are also required to be covered by medical health insurance. Those who are not covered by their own insurance plan have the option of enrolling in The College of St. Scholastica Health Insurance Program.

Student health insurance

All students have the option of enrolling in The College of St. Scholastica Health Insurance Program. Select the Student Health Insurance link listed above for more information about program details and applicable rates.

Other expenses

Transportation and personal expenses vary from student to student. A $1,060 transportation and a $1,286 personal expense allowance is provided. 

Text book allowances

Provided below are the text book allowances that are used for financial aid purposes and calculating a student's Cost of Attendance. The actual cost of text books will vary by program, by vendor, and by book format. Please see the CSS online bookstore powered by TextbookX to price your books. 

Graduate Text book allowance per semester for Financial Aid purposes
# of Credits Graduate Book Allowance
12+ credits $600 per semester
11 credits $600 per semester
10 credits $600 per semester
9 credits $600 per semester
8 credits $600 per semester
7 credits $600 per semester
6 credits $600 per semester
5 credits $520 per semester
4 credits $440 per semester
3 credits $360 per semester

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