Tuition & Fees

Ph.D. Program

Program Cost

Amounts are for the 2023-2024 Academic Year. The university reserves the right to alter the amounts indicated on the following schedule at any time before the first day of classes of any term.

Please note: Teaching Assistants receive full tuition remission, including fees.


  Tuition Fees**
NJ Resident $9,912/term (semester) $2,248/term (semester)
Non-NJ Resident $16,860/term (semester) $2,248/term (semester)


  • Full-time status achieved at 9.0 credits. Calculate tuition per credit up to 12 credits. Twelve or more credits capped at the 12 credit rate.
  • Domestic students and international students are charged a Student Health Insurance Plan of $1,146 for Fall and $1,595 for Spring.
  • International Students are charged Health Fees: Health Services Fee $275.00.


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