School of Education

  • Tuition is reviewed and adjusted each year.
  • In addition to tuition, graduate students may also incur fees for administrative services, room and meals, if applicable.

Tuition Rates 2021-2022


25% Tuition
Award Eligible
Per Credit*

Award Eligible 
Per Credit*
Other Licensures/Certification Programs
Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) Exam Preparation $1,363
Education Administration (K-12) $1,363
ESL/TESOL $1,363
Instructional Technology $1,363
Licensure as a Professional Counselor (LPC) $1,363
Reading Specialist Certificate $1,363
School Counseling $1,363
School Supervision $1,363
Autism Endorsement $1,363
Online Teaching Endorsement (online) $1,363                                       
MAT Programs
Early Childhood Education (PreK-4) $1,363 $1,022
Secondary Education (7-12) $1,363   $886***
M.S. Programs
Higher Education Administration $1,011
M.S.Ed. Programs
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) $1,363 $1,022
Child Psychology $1,363
Clinical Mental Health Counseling $1,363 $1,159
Critical Studies in Education Practice and Policy $1,363 $1,022
Early Childhood Education (PreK-4) $1,363 $1,022
Education Administration (K-12) $1,363 $1,022
English as a Second Language $1,363 $1,022
Instructional Technology (online) $1,363 $1,022
Marriage, Couple & Family Counseling $1,363 $1,159
Reading & Literacy Education $1,363 $1,022
School Counseling $1,363 $1,159
Addiction Counseling $1,363 $1,159
School Counseling for Certified Teachers $1,363 $1,159
School Supervision $1,363 $1,022
Secondary Education (7-12) $1,363   $886***
Special Education - Cognitive, Behavior, Physical/Health Disabilities (PreK-8, 7-12) $1,363 $1,022
Instructional Technology and Leadership $1,363
Educational Leadership $1,363
Counselor Education & Supervision $1,363
School Psychology $1,363
Special Education $1,363 $1,022
School Psychology $1,363

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 quality 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 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.

Updated January 31, 2021