Tuition - Engineering
Engineering master's programs require full tuition payment for three semesters
unless a student has registered for all ten credits required for the degree
and completed all required courses (excluding thesis or project) in fewer than
three semesters. Master's students can register for a maximum of four credits
during full tuition semesters. The full tuition for the 2015-2016
academic year is $15,036 per semester.
For a doctoral program, full tuition ($15,036/semester for 2015-2016) is charged
for nine semesters unless the student enters the program with an appropriate
master's degree, in which case tuition is charged for six semesters.
Students who are admitted to undertake a program on a part-time basis register
for one or two courses a semester and pay the prevailing course/credit rate
each year until they have registered and paid for all courses/credits required
for the degree. The 2015-2016 tuition for part-time students is $4,876 per credit.
Most Tufts courses are 1.0 credit.
All students will be charged continuation tuition each semester after the tuition
requirements for the program have been satisfied. The 2015-2016 continuation
tuition is $3,654 per semester.
The 2015-2016 tuition for certificates offered by the School of Engineering is
$3,900 per credit. Any courses taken in addition to those required to
complete a particular certificate program cost $4,876 per credit, in
The tuition for academic year 2016-2017 will be available from the
Board of Trustees in May 2016.