Graduate Tuition

2020–21 Academic Year Rates
How many credits do you plan to take per semester? Cost
11 or fewer $924 per credit
12 or more (full-time credit load) $11,093

Tuition rates are for the 2020–21 academic year and are assessed every semester of enrollment.

Financial Aid and Military Benefit Opportunities

Some students may qualify for financial aid. Take the time to research financial aid, scholarships, and payment options as you prepare to apply. Military service members, veterans, and their spouses or dependents should explore these potential education benefits and financial aid opportunities, as well. 

Experiential Track – Additional Annual Expenses (estimated and subject to change)

  • Housing costs: $7,000-$9,000 --Supervised experiential learning sites are located in the State College, PA and surrounding areas, or Hershey, PA and surrounding areas. Housing arrangements are the responsibility of the student.
  • Travel: Some sites may require a travel time of 1 to 1.5 hours from the students living location. A car is required to travel to the supervised experiential learning sites.
  • Professional Liability Insurance: $50
  • Textbooks and Supplies: $500 annually
  • Lab and Chef Coats (as recommended by site): Up to $25 each. 
  • The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Membership Dues: $50 annually
  • Background Checks (costs will cary depending on site requirements): $75 or more (one time fees)