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2020-2021 Tuition Rates

Tuition for the 2020-2021 Academic Year is detailed below. For programs not listed below, students pay the per-credit rate equivalent to one-semester hour for their programs.

College of Nursing

Program* Per credit rate
Pre-licensure Direct Entry MSN program for non-nurses (all fees included) $1,035
Post-licensure MSN, DNP, PhD programs (all fees included) $1,166

* Students should expect an annual increase in these tuition rates

College of Health Sciences

CHS Undergraduate programs Per credit rate
Health Sciences (BS) $753
Imaging Sciences (BS) $876
Vascular Ultrasound (BS) $830


CHS Graduate programs Per credit rate
Audiology (AuD) $1,059
Clinical Laboratory Management (MS) $919
Clinical Nutrition (MS) $950
Health Sciences (PhD) $933
Health Systems Management (MS) $1,201
Medical Laboratory Science (MS) $836
Perfusion Technology (MS) $962
Specialist in Blood Bank Technology (Cert.) $919
Respiratory Care (MS) $766

Speech-Language Pathology (MS)



CHS Graduate Programs Per Term Rate
Physician Assistant (MS) $12,795 per term
Occupational Therapy (OTD) $14,134 per term

* Students-at-Large pay the per credit rates listed above
* Students who deviate from their plan of study upon entry may incur additional charges

Rush Medical College

Rates are effective Fall 2020 through Summer 2021.

"Rush Medical College students are charged for a maximum of four years of full-time tuition. Medical students needing additional terms to complete degree requirements will be charged the continuous enrollment fee."

Full Time Tuition Charges

Program year Fall 2020 Spring 2021 Summer 2021 Total
M1 $22,896 $22,896 $11,449 $57,241
M2 $27,432 $27,432 $18,288 (M3 Start) $73,152
M3 $18,288 $18,288 $18,288 (M4 Start) $54,864
M4 $18,288 $18,288   $36,576

Enrollment Fee

Program year Fall 2020 Spring 2021 Summer 2021 Total
M1 EF $11,468 $11,468 $5,735 $28,671
M2 EF $14,336 $14,336 $9,557 (M3 Start) $38,229
M3 EF $9,557 $9,557 $9,557 (M4 Start) $28,671
M4 EF $9,557 $9,557   $19,114

The Graduate College

Program Per term rate Per credit rate
Biotechnology (MS) $18,604  
Clinical Research (MS)   $1,152
Integrated Biomedical Sciences (MS) $10,029  
Integrated Biomedical Sciences (PhD)* $11,085  

* Annual program fee of $250