Tuition & Fees

Tuition

The tuition and fee charges to attend Manhattan College vary for all of our different types of students:

  • Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

    Manhattan College establishes a full cost of attendance (COA) budget that includes tuition, fees, room and board, books, transportation and personal/miscellaneous expenses. Students are only billed for tuition and fees and the cost of on-campus residency, but the other expenses are calculated into the student expense budget for the purpose of establishing need and awarding aid.

    Annual Tuition Costs 2021-22, by school:

    New Students

    Continuing Students

    Regular Fees

    TUITION & FEES 2021-2022 PER SEMESTER
    Tuition (all schools) $21,400
    School of Education & Health Program Fee $810
    School of Liberal Arts Program Fee $810
    School of Science Program Fee $1,030
    O'Malley School of Business Program Fee $960
    School of Engineering Program Fee $1,600
    Comprehensive Fee- New Students $1,170
    Comprehensive Fee- Continuing Students $730
    Student Health Insurance Annual premium**   $2,524
    Tuition per credit and Overcredits (Part-time studies and (registered credits beyond maximum limit of program) $1,100
    Room & Board (Ultimate Plan) $8,950
    Room & Board (Overlook) $8,435

    Special Fees

    OTHER CHARGES & FEES - 2021-2022
    Taskstream Portfolio Fee (annual charge) $40
    Single Room Surcharge (per semester) $2,810
    12-Month Housing (annual charge) $3,900
    Intersession Residency Charge per week (Attending MC Class) $270
    Intersession Residency Charge per week (Not Attending Class) $380
    Residency Security Deposit/Dorm Damage Deposit (one-time deposit) $300
    Non-Matriculation fee (per term) $220
    Returned Check Charge (per item) $25
    Study Abroad Fee (per semester away) $630
    Intersession Internship (per credit) $300
    Transfer Credit Fee (for off-campus courses) $170
    Transcript (per copy) $5
    Deferral Fee (optional financing tool) per semester $100
    Late Payment Charge (assessed monthly on the open balance) 1% 

    **Student Health Insurance will be assessed to all international students, resident students and students participating in intercollegiate athletics. The charge can be waived if proof of existing comparable coverage is submitted by the published deadline and approved by the insurance provider. The premium for the Fall & Spring 2021-2022 academic year is $2,524 ($1,466 if enrolled Spring only). For more information on whether your student status places you under the health insurance mandate and for information and deadlines for the online waiver/enrollment process, please visit:  www.manhattan.edu/studenthealthinsurance.

     

  • Graduate Tuition & Fees

    2021-22 Tuition Rates

    description cost per credit
    Graduate Education and Health per credit $1,040
    Graduate Engineering per credit $1,180
    Graduate Business per credit $1,210
    Graduate Science per credit $1,180
    Graduate School of Continuing and Professional Studies per credit $960
    Tuition per credit for undergraduate prerequisite courses $1,100
    Graduate Business-Bridge Courses for Non-Majors (summer rate) per credit $450

    Fees:

    description cost
    Information Services Fee (enrolled in 1-4 credits) $100
    Information Services Fee (enrolled in 5-8 credits) $300
    Information Services Fee (enrolled in 9 credits or more) $500
    Information Services Fee (resident surcharge) per term $200
    Residency Security Deposit/Dorm Damage Deposit (one-time deposit) $300
    Student Health Insurance** $2,524
    Non-Matriculation Fee     $220
    Returned check charge (per item) $25
    Off-campus courses transfer credit $170
    Deferral Fee (optional financing tool), per semester $100
    Transcript (per copy) $5
    Late payment charge (per month on overdue balance) 1%

    **Student Health Insurance will be assessed to all international students, resident students and students participating in intercollegiate athletics. The charge can be waived if proof of existing comparable coverage is submitted by the published deadline and approved by the insurance provider. The premium for the Fall & Spring 2021-2022 academic year is $2,524 ($1,466 if enrolled Spring only). For more information on whether your student status places you under the health insurance mandate and for information and deadlines for the online waiver/enrollment process, please visit:  www.manhattan.edu/studenthealthinsurance.

  • SCPS Undergraduate Degrees Tuition & Fees

    2021-22 Rates

    Tuition and fees cost
    Undergraduate Continuing and Professional Studies- Accelerated Bachelor's Tuition per credit $740
    Undergraduate Continuing and Professional Studies-Bachelors in NMT/RTT Tuition per credit $1,100
    Undergraduate Information Services Fee per term $70
    Information Services Fee per term (resident surcharge) $200
    Student Health Insurance** $2,524
    Non-Matriculation Fee per term $220

    ** Student Health Insurance will be assessed to all international students, resident students and students participating in intercollegiate athletics. The charge can be waived if proof of existing comparable coverage is submitted by the published deadline and approved by the insurance provider.  If you have not waived the MC-SHIP health insurance coverage for the Fall & Spring academic year, you will see a charge of $2,524 on your statement for the health insurance plan ($1,466 if enrolled Spring only). For more information on whether your student status places you under the health insurance mandate and for information and deadlines for the online waiver/enrollment process, please visit:   www.manhattan.edu/studenthealthinsurance.

    The School of Continuing and Professional Studies payment policy for students pursuing a degree in Organizational Leadership has been designed to ensure that students complete the program and earn their degree with their financial obligation to the College satisfied.  Payment deadlines for students pursuing a degree in Organizational Leadership are set based on the course structure, therefore tuition and fees are due one week prior to the start of each part of term.  

  • Online Graduate Degrees Tuition & Fees

    2019-20 Rates

    Program cost 
    Online MBA program per credit $1,200
    Online Organizational Leadership program per credit $960

    Graduation Fee (charged per degree)

    *The graduation fee is paid by all graduating students whether or not they participate in commencement*

    $410

    Rates are effective May 1, 2019.

    The online graduate degree payment policy has been designed to ensure that students complete the program and earn their degree with their financial obligation to the College satisfied. Payment deadlines are set based on the course structure, therefore tuition and fees are due one week prior to the start of each part of term.

Fees

If you have any questions about the mandatory fees that are imposed on our tuition, please see the fees glossary below:

  • Fees Glossary

    Recurring Fees

    The following fees are charged on a recurring basis. 

    Health Services Fee

    Assessed to all full-time undergraduate students once per term. It supports a variety of services, including access to our Health Services facility. This fee also includes a mandatory student accident insurance that Manhattan provides to supplement other insurance in case the student is involved in an accident on campus.  

    Information Services Fee

    This fee provides students with a variety of services, including email, wireless connectivity, cloud computing with document sharing, file storage, free printing in computer labs, digital signage, a course management system, academic and research database access, and newspapers. It is charged each semester.

    Non-Matriculation Fee

    This fee is charged each term to students who are not matriculated at Manhattan College.

    Overcredit Charges

    Students who exceed the annual number of credits listed under the current degree requirements in their field of study for their class status will be charged at the per credit tuition rate for the school in which they are registered. Overcredit charges are assessed each spring semester. Students should contact their academic advisor for questions related to annual enrollment limits. Course requirements are listed in the Manhattan College catalog.

    Program Fee

    This fee is charged each semester to all full-time undergraduate students and serves to differentiate programming costs between the five schools of the College.

    Registration Fee (Graduate Students)

    This fee is charged to graduate students each term they register. NOTE: Summer registration covers up to three terms.

    Room and Board

    Room and Board charges are based on a resident student’s meal plan selection each semester. Additional housing surcharges are assessed for single rooms and 12-month housing.

    Student Engagement Fee

    This fee is charged each semester to all full-time undergraduate students. These fees fund Student Government and other recognized Manhattan student organizations as well as varied extracurricular excursions and activities. 

    Study Abroad Fee

    Students studying through study abroad programs are assessed this fee during the semester away from campus.

    Transfer Credit Fee

    This fee is assessed for matriculated students who have received prior approval from their academic advisor to take a course for credit at another college or university. This fee will be assessed once the transcript has been received, evaluated and processed by the Registrar’s office. 

    One-time, Mandatory Fees

    These fees are assessed to student accounts in their first semester of enrollment at Manhattan College (unless otherwise noted).

    Dorm Damage Deposit

    This fee is charged to all first-time resident students. It is refundable, less sanctions or damage assessments upon proper withdrawal from housing at the completion of the housing contract period.

    Graduation Fee

    This mandatory fee covers various expenses including but not limited to: printing of the diploma, registering the degree with New York State, cap and gown, and the commencement ceremony. The fee is charged to all undergraduate students upon completion of 90 credits. Graduate students are assessed the fee after they have officially applied for graduation. The Graduation fee is paid by all graduating student regardless of their participation in the commencement ceremony.

    Matriculation Fee

    Assessed to all first-year students that confirms pursuit of a baccalaureate degree program.

    Orientation Fee

    Covers the cost of a two-day orientation program or the orientation new and transferred students undergo each Spring term. Students meet with academic advisors and register for classes.  

The uncertainty of present-day costs makes it necessary for the College to reserve the right to adjust tuition and fees whenever necessary. In applying for admission, students and their families should anticipate future annual increases.