Approximate Costs

Academic Year 2019 - 2020 (not including Summer 2019)

The following costs are estimated based on a student's enrollment in the ESL Program's Intensive English Program (IEP) which offers instruction for 20 hours per week during each semester.

 

One Semester
(Four Months)

Two Semesters
(Eight Months)

Three Semesters
(Eleven Months)

Tuition for full-time study

$ 5,855

$ 11,710

$ 17,565

One-time Testing Fee - General Proficiency*

$50

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Housing

$ 6,544

$ 13,088

$ 19,632

Personal Expenses

$ 1,100

$ 2,200

$ 3,000

Health Insurance 

$ 918

$ 1,836

$ 2753

TOTALS

$ 14,467

$28,834

$ 42,950

Other Cost Factors

• Tuition charges per semester are estimated based on a fee of $1,171.00 per four-hour course.  Costs for some courses vary.

• For details of testing fees other than general proficiency, see English Proficiency Requirements.

• Housing cost is based on a double room and full meal plan.

• Estimated for one person (with no accompany dependents); cost of textbooks may be up to $400.00 per semester.

• Health insurance is required.  Students may buy their own insurance or buy it through Duquesne University.

Costs are subject to change.  Please contact the program for most recent costs.