Graduate Program Tuition & Financial Aid

The value of a Dominican College graduate education can be seen throughout your professional life as you become a leader in your field. It is a valuable investment in the pursuit of your continued success.

Tuition 

Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) $976 per credit
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) $976 per credit
All other programs: $900 per credit
Graduate Audit Fee: $750 per course
General Fees:
Application fee $50
Registration: Full-time (more than 12 credits) $430/term
Registration: Part-time $200/term
Replacement of I.D. cards $20
Graduation Fee $200
In addition to the general tuition and fees described above, students should anticipate the following estimate of annual expenses associated with attending the College during the 2014-2015 Academic Year.
Books $1,450
Transportation $1,700
Personal Expenses $1950


For specific tuition information, fee schedules, or financial aid information, please contact the Office of Graduate Admissions

Financial Aid

How to Apply for Financial Aid

Students enrolled in a graduate program at Dominican College, may be eligible for Federal Financial Aid. To apply for federal aid, file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) annually at http://www.fafsa.gov.

Our school code for the FAFSA is 002713.

Types of Aid Available for Graduate Students

        • Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loans are available to students enrolled at least half-time  in required coursework per semester. Students enter repayment six months after they graduate or cease half-time enrollment.
          More information: https://www.dc.edu/admissions/financial-aid-2/
        • Federal Graduate PLUS Loans are available to master’s degree and graduate certificate students who need funding beyond the Direct Unsubsidized Loan. You must also be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen, as well as be matriculated and attending at least half-time.
        • TEACH Grants are available to students in certain education majors pursuing a master’s degree; other eligibility requirements and a service obligation apply.
          More information: https://studentaid.ed.gov/types/grants-scholarships/teach
        • The Brother James Kearney Scholarship for the Blind, provided by the Lavelle Fund for the Blind, Inc., awards grants up to a maximum of $15,000 per year. The scholarship aims to help make undergraduate and graduate education affordable for financially needy tri-state area students who are legally blind or severely visually impaired and capable of college-level study.
          More Information: http://www.lavellefund.org/scholarship-program/overview
        • A Rockland County Government Employee Discount is provided in the amount of $400 for every 3-credits taken online or in the classroom.
          More information: https://www.dc.edu/admissions/financial-aid-2/
        • Alternative Loans: Several major banks offer educational loan programs at conventional or reduced interest rates. Please consult with your bank to see if such a plan is available.
          More information: http://www.elmselect.com

Speak to us about applying for a Graduate Program at Dominican College today!

Contact Christina Lifshey today for more information about applying to a graduate program.

Christina Lifshey

Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions

Email: christina.lifshey@dc.edu