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

ABD/PDP - 2016-2017 Cost of Attendance

Academic YearFallSpring

Tuition

*See below

*See below

*See below

Student Activities Fee

210

105

105

Room

8,810

4,405

4,405

Board

5,286

2,643

2,643

Books and Supplies

2,212

1,106

1,106

Health Insurance

1,799

1,799

0

Personal and Misc.

2,467

1,234

1,234

Travel Allowance

1,057

528

528

Transportation Fee

180

90

90

Technology Fee

400

200

200

TOTAL

22,421 + tuition

12,110 + tuition

10,311 + tuition

As of April 28, 2016.

*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 35,720 497 2,485
ART 34,470 479 2,395
DES 39,000 542 N/A
DRA 34,000 473 N/A
MUS 36,000 500 N/A
CIT 43,000 597 2,985
ETC 46,578 647 N/A
DC (HSS) 41,520 577 2,885
INI 45,000 635 N/A
MCS 43,000 600 3,000
SCS 46,000 639 3,195
As of April 28, 2016.

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.