Tuition Rates 2023-2024

  • Tuition is reviewed and adjusted each year
  • The University reserves the right to change tuition and fee charges if circumstances require such action
  • In addition to tuition, graduate students may also incur fees for administrative services, room and meals, if applicable.
PerCredit 25% TuitionAward EligiblePer Credit* 15%TuitionAward Eligible Per Credit*
Other Licensures/Certification Programs      
Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) Exam Preparation $1,458    
Education Administration (K-12) $1,458    
ESL/TESOL $1,458    
Instructional Technology $1,458    
Licensure as a Professional Counselor (LPC) $1,458    
Reading Specialist Certificate $1,458    
School Counseling $1,458    
School Supervision $1,458    
Autism Endorsement $1,458    
Online Teaching Endorsement (online) $1,458    
MAT Programs      
Early Childhood Education (PreK-4) $1,458 $1,094  
Secondary Education (7-12) $1,458 $948***  
M.S. Programs      
Higher Education Administration $1,095    
M.S.Ed. Programs      
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) $1,458 $1,094  
Child Psychology $1,458    
Clinical Mental Health Counseling $1,458   $1,239
Critical Studies in Education Practice and Policy $1,458 $1,094  
Early Childhood Education (PreK-4) $1,458 $1,094  
Education Administration (K-12) $1,458 $1,094  
English as a Second Language $1,458 $1,094  
Instructional Technology  (online) $1,458 $1,094  
Marriage, Couple & Family Counseling $1,458   $1,239
Reading & Literacy Education $1,458 $1,094  
School Counseling $1,458   $1,239
Addiction Counseling $1,458   $1,239
School Counseling for Certified Teachers $1,458   $1,239
School Supervision $1,458 $1,094  
Secondary Education (7-12) $1,458 $948***  
Special Education - Cognitive, Behavior, Physical/Health Disabilities (PreK-8, 7-12) $1,458 $1,094  
Instructional Technology and Leadership $1,458    
Educational Leadership $1,458    
Counselor Education & Supervision $1,458    
School Psychology $1,458    
Special Education $1,458 $1,094  
School Psychology $1,458    

Tuition Awards*

Duquesne University is offering a 15% or 25% tuition award for students who are accepted into one of the eligible graduate programs listed below.**

To qualify for this limited-time award, students must enroll in at least six credits per semester. Students who enroll in fewer than six credits in any given semester will not be eligible for this award for that semester. Students receiving tuition remission or any other form of a University scholarship or tuition assistance are not eligible for this award.

Questions? Please contact Todd Eicker, Director of Graduate Admissions at (412) 396-6219 or eickertFREEDUQUESNE or the Office of Financial Aid at (412) 396-6607.

Eligible Academic Programs**

School of Education

Lay Teacher 60% Tuition Award

Current full-time lay teachers of pre-K through high school or school administrators in a Roman Catholic school in the Pittsburgh, Greensburg, or Altoona-Johnstown Dioceses pursuing a non-doctoral degree or certificate in the School of Education may be eligible to receive a 60% discount on School of Education tuition.