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 2019-2020


25% Tuition
Award Eligible
Per Credit*
Other Licensures/Certification Programs
Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) Exam Preparation $1,310
Education Administration (K-12) $1,310
ESL/TESOL $1,310
Instructional Technology $1,310
Licensure as a Professional Counselor (LPC) $1,310
Reading Specialist Certificate $1,310
School Counseling $1,310
School Supervision $1,310
Autism Endorsement $1,310
Online Teaching Endorsement (online) $1,310                                       
MAT Programs
Early Childhood Education (PreK-4) $1,310 $983
Secondary Education (7-12) $1,310   $852**
M.S. Programs
Higher Education Administration $972
M.S.Ed. Programs
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) $1,310 $983
Child Psychology $1,310
Clinical Mental Health Counseling $1,310 $983
Critical Studies in Education Practice and Policy $1,310 $983
Early Childhood Education (PreK-4) $1,310 $983
Education Administration (K-12) $1,310 $983
English as a Second Language $1,310 $983
Instructional Technology (online) $1,310 $983
Marriage, Couple & Family Counseling $1,310 $983
Reading & Literacy Education $1,310 $983
School Counseling $1,310 $983
School Counseling for Certified Teachers $1,310 $983
School Supervision $1,310 $983
Secondary Education (7-12) $1,310   $852**
Special Education - Cognitive, Behavior, Physical/Health Disabilities (PreK-8, 7-12) $1,310 $983
Instructional Technology and Leadership $1,310
Educational Leadership $1,310
Counselor Education & Supervision $1,310
School Psychology $1,310
Special Education $1,310 $983
School Psychology $1,310

*25% Tuition Award

Duquesne University is offering a 25% tuition award for select graduate degrees.

If you are interested, you must apply and be accepted to one of the eligible programs. Please visit the website of the eligible program for specific application information.

If you are accepted, enroll and meet the eligibility requirements for the Summer 2019, Fall 2019 or Spring 2020 semesters, the 25% award will be applied to your student account.

Questions? Please contact Todd Eicker, Director of Graduate Admissions at 412.396.6219 or or the Office of Financial Aid at 412.396.6607.

Student Eligibility

This tuition award will be offered for a limited time and is restricted to NEW graduate students only. In order to qualify for this program, students must:

  1. Apply and be accepted to one of the eligible academic programs and
  2. Must enroll for at least six credits. Students who enroll for fewer than six credits in any given semester will not be eligible for this program. Summer semester enrollment is not required, however, discounts will apply if students decide to enroll for six or more credits.

Some exclusions may apply; students who already receive tuition remission or any other form of a University scholarship or tuition break are not eligible for this program.

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.