All But Dissertation (ABD)-The HUB - Carnegie Mellon University

ABD/PDP - 2015-2016 Cost of Attendance

Academic YearFallSpring

Tuition

*See below

*See below

*See below

Student Activities Fee

206

103

103

Room

8,706

4,353

4,353

Board

5,222

2,611

2,611

Books and Supplies

2,212

1,106

1,106

Health Insurance

1,607

1,607

0

Personal and Misc.

2,438

1,219

1,219

Travel Allowance

1,044

522

522

Transportation Fee

150

75

75

Technology Fee

390

195

195

TOTAL

21,975 + tuition

11,791 + tuition

10,184 + tuition

As of May 4, 2015.

*Tuition rates are charged by the individual college or school. The majority of ABD/PDP programs register for 5 units per semester. If your program requires additional units, your tuition is charged per unit.


College/School Tuition Rates

College/SchoolAcademic Year TuitionPer Unit Rate5 UNITS
ARC 35,465 493 2,465
ART 34,215 475 2,375
DES 38,000 528 N/A
DRA 33,490 465 N/A
MUS 35,200 489 N/A
CIT 42,000 583 2,915
ETC 45,221 628 N/A
DC (HSS) 40,310 560 2,800
INI 42,000 583 N/A
MCS 42,000 583 2,915
SCS 42,000 583 2,915
As of May 4, 2015.

Notes:

  • Student Activities Fee, Technology Fee and Transportation Fee are standard required fees.
  • An average Direct Student Loan Fee of $186 is included in the miscellaneous allowance.
  • If a student chooses to borrow a Federal Grad PLUS Loan, an additional $945 in loan fees will be added to the cost of attendance.