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.
  • Please note the above tuition rates are for reference only. The actual tuition rates may vary depending upon the department or program of study. For the actual tuition rate for your department or program of study, please reference your student account on SIO or follow up with your departmental administrator.