Tuition and Fees

2016-2017 Tuition and Fees

College of Arts and Sciences Graduate Studies

(Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Summer 2017)

Tuition is calculated on a per credit basis each semester. Below you will find a listing of the tuition rates for your school. The activity fee is mandatory for all students, so it has been included below. For a listing of all other fees, including room and board and health insurance, please see "2016-2017 General Fees".

Liberal Arts** $1,035 per credit hour
Behavior Analysis $1,000 per credit hour (Master's/Doctoral)
Education $900 per credit hour
Activity Fee $52 per semester

**Liberal Arts includes the following programs: English, Gender/Cultural Studies, History, and Public Policy

School of Library and Information Science

(Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Summer 2017)

Tuition is calculated on a per credit basis each semester. Below you will find a listing of the tuition rates for your school. The activity fee is mandatory for all students, so it has been included below. For a listing of all other fees, including room and board and health insurance, please see "2016-2017 General Fees".

SLIS $1,210 per credit hour
Children's Literature $1,020 per credit hour
Activity Fee $52 per semester

School of Nursing and Health Sciences

(Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Summer 2017)

Tuition is calculated on a per credit basis each semester. Below you will find a listing of the tuition rates for your school. The activity fee is mandatory for all students, so it has been included below. For a listing of all other fees, including room and board and health insurance, please see "2016-2017 General Fees".

Physical Therapy $1,210 per credit hour
Nutrition $1,175 per credit hour
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) $1,300 per credit hour
Direct Entry
$1,315 per credit hour
RN-MSN $1,315 per credit hour
PhD in Health Professions $1,175 per credit hour
Activity Fee $105 per semester
Human Anatomy Laboratory Fee (one-time fee for PT students only) $775

2016-2017 C.A.G.S. in Health Profession Education

Application Fee $50
Tuition $1,175 per credit hour

School of Management

(Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Summer 2017)

Tuition is calculated on a per credit basis each semester. Below you will find a listing of the tuition rates for your school. The activity fee is mandatory for all students, so it has been included below. For a listing of all other fees, including room and board and health insurance, please see "2016-2017 General Fees".

MBA $1,374 per credit hour
Health Care MBA $1,374 per credit hour
Master of Science in Management $1,136 per credit hour
Activity Fee $102 per semester

School of Social Work

(Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Summer 2017)

Tuition is calculated on a per credit basis each semester. Below you will find a listing of the tuition rates for your school. The activity fee is mandatory for all students, so it has been included below. For a listing of all other fees, including room and board and health insurance, please see "2016-2017 General Fees".

SSW $1,010 per credit hour
Activity Fee $52 per semester
Field Education Fee $52 per field placement

Online Programs (@Simmons)

(Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Summer 2017)

Tuition is calculated on a per credit basis each semester. Below you will find a listing of the tuition rates for your school. The student fee is mandatory for all students, so it has been included below.

2016-2017 BehaviorAnalysis@Simmons

Tuition  $1,000 per credit hour
Student Fee $150 per semester

2016-2017 Communications@Simmons

Tuition  $1,374 per credit hour
Student Fee $150 per semester

2016-2017 MBA@Simmons and HCMBA@Simmons

Tuition  $1,374 per credit hour
Student Fee $150 per semester

2016-2017 MPH@Simmons

Tuition  $1,374 per credit hour
Student Fee $150 per semester

2016-2017 Nursing@Simmons

Master of Science in Nursing $1,315 per credit hour
RN-MSN $1,315 per credit hour
Student Fee $155 per semester

2016-2017 SocialWork@Simmons

Tuition $1,010 per credit hour
Student Fee $52 per semester
Field Education Fee $52 per field placement

Dual Degree Programs

(Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Summer 2017)

Tuition is calculated on a per credit basis each semester. Below you will find a listing of the tuition rates for your school. The activity fee is mandatory for all students, so it has been included below. For a listing of all other fees, including room and board and health insurance, please see "2016-2017 General Fees".

Graduate Program Combinations
Tuition (per credit hour)
Activity Fee (per semester)
Library & Information Science History $1,215 $52
Library & Information Science Children's Literature $1,020 $52
Children's Literature English $1,035 $52
Children's Literature Education $1,035 $52
Education English $1,035 $52
Education Gender Cultural Studies $1,035 $52
Education History $1,035 $52
Gender Cultural Studies Public Policy $1.035 $52
Master of Science & Mgmt Gender Cultural Studies $1,160 $102
Management Social Work $1,215 $52

2016-2017 General Fees

The following fees will only be assessed if applicable to your situation. Please note, health insurance is automatically added to the bill only if the student is enrolled full time (9 or more credits). If a full time student does not wish to use the school provided health insurance, they must complete the waiver form online, each academic year, at www.universityhealthplans.com.

Simmons College does not offer health insurance coverage to students enrolled in less than 9 credits OR the dependent(s) of any Simmons College student.

Room and Board (Fall and Spring) $8,000 per semester
Room and Board (Summer - Single)* $195 per week
Room and Board (Summer - Double)* $150 per week
Health Center Fee
(mandatory for students living on campus)
$415 per semester
Health Insurance** $4,938 per year

*Please know these figures reflect the 2015-2016 summer housing rates and will be updated as soon as the information becomes available.

**For more information on the health insurance, please visit our Medical Insurance page