Tuition and Financial Aid
Educational costs are assessed each semester and are based on the number of credits a student enrolls in per term.*
For the 2016-2017 academic year, tuition and fees are:
- Cost per credit: $1,596
- Registration/service fee for first credit/term: $479
- Registration/service fee for additional credits/term: $67
Students in the MA in Counseling and Guidance program can expect to pay approximately $76,608 in tuition over the course of the program.
In addition to tuition, students must also pay registration and student fees. Please note that fees are per term.
We offer many forms of financial aid to help fund your graduate studies. Financial aid packages take into consideration financial need and academic merit. Your financial aid package may include federal loans.
In order to apply for financial aid with NYU, you must complete the Federal Application for Student Financial Aid (FAFSA). Our school code is 002785. The FAFSA must be completed for each academic year you are enrolled.
Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan: Most graduate level students are potentially eligible to receive up to $20,500 per academic year in the Direct Unsubsidized Loan. The current interest rate is 5.31 percent.
Federal Direct PLUS Loan: This credit-based loan is a supplement to the Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan. The current interest rate for the Federal Direct PLUS Loan is 6.31 percent.
*A moderate tuition increase is to be expected from year to year. The Board of Trustees at NYU reserves the right to alter the schedule of fees without notice.