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

ABD/PDP - 2013-2014 Cost of Attendance

Academic Year Fall Spring

Tuition

*See below

*See below

*See below

Activity Fee

198

99

99

Room

8,720

4,360

4,360

Board

5,232

2,616

2,616

Books and Supplies

2,212

1,106

1,106

Health Insurance

1,090

1,090

0

Personal and Misc.

2,628

1,314

1,314

Transportation Allowance

1,046

523

523

Transportation Fee

120

60

60

Technology Fee

370

185

185

TOTAL

21,616 + tuition

11,353 + tuition

10,263 + tuition

As of March 19, 2013.

*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/School Academic Year Tuition Per Unit Rate 5 UNITS
ARC 34,980 486 2,430
ART 33,360 464
DES 36,000 500 2,500
DRA 32,836 456
MUS 33,500 465
CIT 40,000 556 2,780
ETC 41,813 581
DC (HSS) 38,000 528 2,640
INI 40,000 556 2,780
MCS 40,000 556 2,780
SCS 40,000 556 2,780
As of March 19, 2013.

Notes:

  • Health Insurance Fee - U.S. Citizen: Recommended 1,090.00/yr.
  • Health Insurance Fee - International: Recommended 2,544.00/yr.
  • Activity Fee, Technology Fee and PAT 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.