Graduate Tuition + Fees

Graduate Tuition + Fees



All tuition and fees are determined by the City University of New York (CUNY) Board of Trustees and are subject to change without notice. In the event of an increase in the tuition and fee prices, payments already made will be treated as a partial payments. Notification will be given to students concerning the amount owed and the deadline date to pay.
Graduate Tuition Schedule Click here for MPA Rates
​​​Tuition + Required Fees are charged based on the following criteria:
•Residency Status: NY State Resident or Non-NY State Resident
•Student Status: Undergraduate or Graduate Student
•Full-Time Student or Part-Time Status
•Number of Credits; Program of Study
     
Fall 2016-Spring 2017 New York State Resident Non-NYS Resident
Full Time  (12 credits +) $5065.00 / Semester $780.00 Per Credit Hour
Part Time $425.00 Per Credit Hour $780.00 Per Credit Hour
Summer 2016    
Full Time  N/A N/A
Part Time $425.00 Per Credit Hour $780.00 Per Credit Hour
Fall 2015-Spring 2016    
Full Time (12 credits +) $5065.00 / Semester $780.00 Per Credit Hour
Part Time $425.00 Per Credit Hour $780.00 Per Credit Hour
     
Master of Public Administration
Fall 2016-Spring 2017 New York State Resident Non-NYS Resident
Full Time  (12 credits +) $5820.00 / Semester $920.00 Per Credit Hour
Part Time $500.00 Per Credit Hour $920.00 Per Credit Hour
Summer 2016    
Full Time  N/A N/A
Part Time $500.00 Per Credit Hour $920.00 Per Credit Hour
Fall 2015-Spring 2016    
Full Time  (12 credits +) $5820.00 / Semester $920.00 Per Credit Hour
Part Time $500.00 Per Credit Hour $920.00 Per Credit Hour
     
Graduate Fee Schedule Click Here for Graduate Specific Fees
Required Term Fees are charged based upon the following criteria:
• Full-Time/Part-Time Status
• Student Status: Undergraduate or Graduate Student
• Semester
 
Per Semester/Session Full-Time Part-Time
Student Activity  $59.50 $59.50
CUNY Consolidated  $15.00 $15.00
Technology $125.00 $62.50
Senate $1.45 $1.45
Total $200.95 $138.45
Infrastructure Fee (Online) $75.00 (Replaces Student Activity Fee & Senate Fee)
**Winter and summer tuition rates are charged on a per credit basis and will also incur the per semester mandatory fees (student activity fee, consolidated fee and the technology fee). John Jay students taking winter session classes are not charged the mandatory fees.

*Students who register for fewer than 12 credits, or the equivalent, and subsequently register for additional credits, which bring the total to more than 12 credits, must pay the additional fee required. Students who drop or withdraw from courses and reduce their credit load below the 12-credit minimum are not entitled to a refund. 

 

Graduate Specific Fees  
  New York State Resident Non-NYS Resident
Maintenance of Matriculation A Graduate Degree student who is not registered for any course(s) but is completing other degree requirements for graduation must complete the registration procedure by registering to maintain matriculation (for maintenance fee). 
$210.00 $340.00
Academic Excellence Fee $125.00 per every 3 credits. Applies to MA Forensic Psychology, MA Forensic Mental Health Counseling, Postgraduate Cert. Forensic Psychology & MA-JD Dual Degree NY Law School
3 Credits $125.00 $125.00
6 Credits $250.00 $250.00
9 Credits $375.00 $375.00
Full-Time/12 Credits + $500.00 $500.00

Contact Hours Fee If you registered for a course that meets for EXTRA Contact Hours beyond the credit limit, each Contact Hour above the course credit limit is charged $65 for In-State residents and $85 for Non-NYS Residents, as per the Board of Trustees-approved Tuition and Fee Manual. For example, if you are an in-state resident taking a course that is 3 credits and 5 Contact Hours, you will be charged $130 for the 2 Contact Hours beyond the 3 credits, 3 hour class. If you are an out of state student, the charge will be $170 for the two contact hours.

 

Penalty Fees
Payment of the following fees must be made either by cash, check or money order. 
Late Payment $15
Students whose payments are not received by the due date indicated in CUNYfirst will be charged a $15.00 Late Payment Fee.
Change of Program $18 Students who make changes to their course schedule after the official start of the term will be charged $18 per change.
Late Registration $25
Students who register after the official start of the term will be charged a $25.00 Late Registration Fee.
Returned Check $20 Students who bounce a check must pay a $20.00 processing fee. This fee cannot be waived under any circumstances.
Non-Payment Service Fee $15 Non-Payment fees are charged when the student fails to make a time sensitive payment, such as the $20.00 Returned Check Fee. 
Miscellaneous Fees
Payment of the following fees must be made either by cash, check or money order.
Application for Admission $125 Check/Money Order made Payable to John Jay College, accepted by the Office of Admissions
Duplicate Diploma $30  
Duplicate Records $5 Includes prior semester Bursar Bill
Makeup exam $25 The initial exam is $25.00 and each additional exam $5.00
Qualifying Exam $15  
Readmission $20  
Transcript  $7 No charge for Official Transcripts for other CUNY Colleges