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MPH Tuition and Fees

The tuition rate for new full-time MPH students for the 2021-2022 academic year is $19,800 per semester. Every student who requests merit-based aid receives an award; approximately $6 million in aid is awarded per year. 

In addition to tuition, all full-time students in the 2021-2022 academic year are assessed the following yearly fees:

Estimated Cost of Attendance



Student Health Insurance


Health & Wellness fee


Student Activity fee


Students are encouraged to contact Student Health Services for more information about health insurance coverage and the Health & Wellness fee. Students will also be able to find information about how to waive out of the graduate student health insurance enrollment.

When considering the overall costs of graduate education, students must take into consideration not only the cost of tuition and fees (see above), but also “cost of living” expenses such as rent/mortgage payments, utilities, food, transportation, books/supplies and miscellaneous personal expenses.

Note: Students enrolled in fewer than 9 hours will be charged per credit hour ($1,523/hour).

Scholarships and Funding

The Brown School offers generous merit-based scholarshipsapproximately $6 million last year—as well as need-based financial aid.

Brown School students typically cover their educational expenses through a combination of the following:

Peace Corps alumni are also eligible for the Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program

If you have questions about your financial aid options, please contact us.

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