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

ABD/PDP - 2014-2015 Cost of Attendance

Academic Year Fall Spring

Tuition

*See below

*See below

*See below

Activity Fee

202

101

101

Room

8,630

4,315

4,315

Board

5,178

2,589

2,589

Books and Supplies

2,212

1,106

1,106

Health Insurance

1,191

1,191

0

Personal and Misc.

2,628

1,314

1,314

Transportation Allowance

1,036

518

518

Transportation Fee

120

60

60

Technology Fee

380

190

190

TOTAL

21,577 + tuition

11,384 + tuition

10,193 + tuition

As of June 12, 2014.

*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 35,220 489 2,445
ART 34,000 472 2,360
DES 37,000 514 2,570
DRA 33,076 459 2,295
MUS 34,344 477 2,385
CIT 41,000 570 2,850
ETC 43,904 609.78 3,048.90
DC (HSS) 39,140 544 2,720
INI 41,000 570 2,845
MCS 41,000 570 2,845
SCS 41,000 570 2,845
As of June 12, 2014.

Notes:

  • Health Insurance Fee - U.S. Citizen: Recommended 1,191.00/yr.
  • Health Insurance Fee - International: Recommended 2,496.00/yr.
  • Activity 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.