Cost of Attendance

Tuition rates


Tuition is established by the Board of Regents, the governing body of the University of Colorado, and is subject to change any time. In addition to tuition, each ColoradoSPH campus has its own associated fees.

Academic year 2020-2021 tuition rates

The following tuition rates are in review and pending approval by the Board of Regents and the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus (CU Anschutz) Bursar's Office for the 2020-2021 academic year. ​
ProgramResident TuitionNon-Resident Tuition
MPH programs (CU Anschutz, CSU, UNC)$833 per credit hour$1,352 per credit hour
MS programs (CU Anschutz only)$552 per credit hour$1,352 per credit hour
DrPH programs (CU Anschutz only)$506 per credit hour$1,190 per credit hour
PhD programs (CU Anschutz only)$506 per credit hour$1,190 per credit hour
Certificate programs (Cu Anschutz, UNC)$809 per credit hour$1,313 per credit hour
Non-Degree programs (CU Anschutz, UNC)$809 per credit hour$1,313 per credit hour

Academic year 2019-2020 tuition rates

Tuition is established by the Board of Regents, the governing body of the University of Colorado, and is subject to change any time. The following tuition rates are in review and pending approval by the Board of Regents and the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus (CU Anschutz) Bursar's Office for the 2019-2020 academic year. ​
ProgramResident TuitionNon-Resident Tuition
MPH programs (CU Anschutz, CSU, UNC)$809 per credit hour$1,313 per credit hour
MS programs (CU Anschutz only)$536 per credit hour$1,313 per credit hour
DrPH programs (CU Anschutz only)$491 per credit hour$1,155 per credit hour
PhD programs (CU Anschutz only)$491 per credit hour$1,155 per credit hour
Certificate programs (Cu Anschutz, UNC)$809 per credit hour$1,313 per credit hour
Non-Degree programs (CU Anschutz, UNC)$809 per credit hour$1,313 per credit hour

Fees


Fees vary by campus. Please review both the school-wide fees and the fees for your specific campus below.

Academic year 2019-2020 fees

Fee Type
AmountFrequency
Matriculation Fee$140.00One-time
​​​Revenues from this fee are used to provide registration and records services (including transcripts) to students and alumni. The fee also covers the cost of student ID badges.
Tuition Deposit$200One-time
The tuition deposit confirms a student's spot in the incoming class at the Colorado School of Public Health. It is a mandatory, non-refundable fee.
Background CheckVariesOne-time
The background check fee covers the cost of the background check and verification of immunization records required of all incoming ColoradoSPH students.
Deferred Payment Plan Charge$35.00Per Term
​Students who choose to take advantage of the Deferred Payment Plan are subject to a $35 charge for electing this option. Charge incurred each semester when signing up for the payment plan.
Service Charge1.75%Per Month
Students who do not pay their University bill by the payment due date indicated on their electronic billing statement (e-bill) are subject to a service charge of 1.75% each month on the past due portion of their account balance.
Returned Check Charge$20.00Individual
Students who submit invalid bank items (checks, e-checks, etc.) are subject to a returned check charge. This includes, but is not limited to, items returned for insufficient funds, stopped payments, and invalid account numbers. Charge is incurred each time a bank item is returned.
Late Registration Penalty$60.00Per Term
A late registration penalty will be charged to students who are authorized to register after their regular registration period (this includes Candidate for Degree and Doctoral Thesis registrations). The registration penalty is separate and distinct from any penalty that may be assessed for late payment of tuition and fees.​​
Career Services Fee$13.00Per Credit Hour
The career services fee is used to support student career preparation, job development, and employer engagement for all ColoradoSPH graduate students. Amount is charged per credit hour.

Additional fees by university

In addition to the tuition and fees listed above, each ColoradoSPH university has its own associated fees. More information can be found below.