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Ramapo College is one of the most affordable colleges in the region. For 2021, there will be NO increase in graduate tuition. Various monthly payment plans are available across all programs once you enroll. We will work with you 1 on 1 on affording your degree. Once you are accepted and enroll at Ramapo, more information regarding financial aid and payment plans will be shared with you. 

Graduate Cost Information for MBA, MSDS, MAEL, MASE, MSET, MSAC , MSN, MFA & MSW Programs

Fall 2021 and Spring 2022

Graduate Tuition

 

MAEL, MASE, MSET, MSN, MSW & MCMT PROGRAMS

Charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State & Out-of-State Residents
$795.20 / Tuition per credit

MSAC

Charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State & Out-of-State Residents
$896.90 / Tuition per credit

MSDS

Charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State & Out-of-State Residents
$1,186.45 / Tuition per credit

MBA

Charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State & Out-of-State Residents
$1,083.95 / Tuition per credit


NOTE:
If a graduate student takes an undergraduate course, tuition will be assessed at the graduate rate.

Graduate Non-Tuition Related Fees

Non-Tuition Related Fees are supplemental fees that are assessed on an annual or semester basis. These fees help fund certain specialized educational programs, lab courses, and a range of support services. The amount of the charge depends on the program, course, or service. All fees listed below are non-refundable at any time, with the exception of the Course Fees, Parking Permit Fee, and Student Health Insurance Charge. These fees are refundable during the 100% refund period but are not refundable thereafter.

Medical Insurance
Annual $2,274.00
Spring/Summer $1,234.00
Course Fee $10.00 – $50.00
Credit Card Service Fee
Non-refundable charge assessed by Pay Path
2.85% of Amount Charged
Finance Charge 1.5 % of outstanding balance
Returned ACH Processing Fee $40.00
Redeposit Check Fee $15.00 – $40.00
Late Tuition Payment Fee $200.00
Schedule Reinstatement Fee $200.00
Parking Fee *
Fall/Spring – valid through Spring 2022 $213.26
Spring (new student) – valid through Spring 2022 $106.63
Additional or Replacement Decal (all terms) $65.00
GLEX (Graduate Prior Learning Experience Program)
Assessment Fee (non-refundable) $278.32 per credit
Student I. D. Card Replacement Fee
First Replacement $25.00
Second Replacement $50.00
Third and Subsequent Replacements (each occurrence) $100.00
Tuition Payment Plan (Not available in summer)
Enrollment Fee (Must apply each Semester ) $60.00
Late Payment Fee (Per Month) $35.00

* NOTE: Parking permits obtained during the fall term are valid for the winter and spring terms. Students entering for the first time in the spring term must acquire a fall/spring parking permit. Students charged in the fall term will not be recharged in the spring. Students, who submitted a Parking Permit Waiver in the fall term, do not have to resubmit a Parking Permit Waiver in the spring term. There will be a one week grace period at the beginning of the term before summonses will be issued.

Graduate One-Time Fees

Admissions Application Fee $65.00
Admissions Deposit $100.00 – $250.00
Graduation Application Fee $100.00
Transcript Fee $25.00

NOTE: The Transcript Fee is a one time flat-fee that entitles a student to receive an unlimited number of official transcripts per career at no additional cost. Students who request e-transcripts from the National Student Clearinghouse will be charged an additional fee.

The College reserves the right to change costs, dates and procedures at its discretion.

Winter 2022

Graduate Tuition

MAEL, MASE, MSET, MSN, MSW & MCMT PROGRAMS

TRADITIONAL COURSE (classroom) charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$763.95 / Tuition per credit

ONLINE COURSE charges are calculated on a flat rate per course.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$3,046.00 / Tuition for each 4 credit course
$2,284.50 / Tuition for each 3 credit course

MSAC

TRADITIONAL COURSE (classroom) charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$865.65 / Tuition per credit

ONLINE COURSE charges are calculated on a flat rate per course.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$2,591.05 / Tuition for each 3 credit course

MSDS

TRADITIONAL COURSE (classroom) charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$1,155.20 / Tuition per credit

ONLINE COURSE charges are calculated on a flat rate per course.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$3,458.25 / Tuition for each 3 credit course

MBA

TRADITIONAL COURSE (classroom) charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$1,052.70 / Tuition per credit

ONLINE COURSE charges are calculated on a flat rate per course.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$3,150.75 / Tuition for each 3 credit course
$4,201.00 / Tuition for each 4 credit course
NOTE: If a graduate student takes an undergraduate course, tuition will be assessed at the graduate rate.

Graduate Non-Related Fees

Non-Tuition Related Fees are supplemental fees that are assessed on an annual or semester basis. These fees help fund certain specialized educational programs, lab courses, and a range of support services. The amount of the charge depends on the program, course, or service. All fees listed below are non-refundable at any time, with the exception of Course Fees and Parking Permit Fee. These fees are refundable during the 100% refund period but are not refundable thereafter.

Course Fee $50.00
Credit Card Service Fee
Non-refundable charge assessed by Pay Path
2.85% of Amount Charged
Returned ACH Processing Fee $40.00
Redeposit Check Fee $15.00 – $40.00
Finance Charge 1.5 % of outstanding balance
Late Tuition Payment Fee $50.00
Student I. D. Card Replacement Fee
First Replacement $25.00
Second Replacement $50.00
Third and Subsequent Replacements (each occurrence) $100.00
Transcript Fee (one time fee) $25.00

NOTE: The Transcript Fee is a one time flat-fee that entitles a student to receive an unlimited number of official transcripts per career at no additional cost. Students who request e-transcripts from the National Student Clearinghouse will be charged an additional fee.

The College reserves the right to change costs, dates and procedures at its discretion.

Summer 2022

Graduate Tuition

MAEL, MASE, MSET, MSN, MSW & MCMT PROGRAMS

TRADITIONAL COURSE (classroom) charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$763.95 / Tuition per credit

ONLINE COURSE charges are calculated on a flat rate per course.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$3,046.00 / Tuition for each 4 credit course
$2,284.50 / Tuition for each 3 credit course

MSAC

TRADITIONAL COURSE (classroom) charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$865.65 / Tuition per credit

ONLINE COURSE charges are calculated on a flat rate per course.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$2,591.05 / Tuition for each 3 credit course

MSDS

TRADITIONAL COURSE (classroom) charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$1,155.20 / Tuition per credit

ONLINE COURSE charges are calculated on a flat rate per course.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$3,458.25 / Tuition for each 3 credit course

MBA

TRADITIONAL COURSE (classroom) charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$1,052.70 / Tuition per credit

ONLINE COURSE charges are calculated on a flat rate per course.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$3,150.75 / Tuition for each 3 credit course
$4,201.00 / Tuition for each 4 credit course
NOTE: If a graduate student takes an undergraduate course, tuition will be assessed at the graduate rate.

Graduate Non-Tuition Related Fees

Non-Tuition Related Fees are supplemental fees that are assessed on an annual or semester basis. These fees help fund certain specialized educational programs, lab courses, and a range of support services. The amount of the charge depends on the program, course, or service. All fees listed below are non-refundable at any time, with the exception of the Course Fees, Parking Permit Fee, and Student Health Insurance Charge. These fees are refundable during the 100% refund period but are not refundable thereafter.

Course Fee $10.00 – $50.00
Credit Card Service Fee
Non-refundable charge assessed by Pay Path
2.85% of Amount Charged
Finance Charge 1.5 % of outstanding balance
Late Tuition Payment Fee $100.00
Redeposit Check Fee $15.00 – $40.00
Returned ACH Processing Fee $40.00
Parking Fee *
Summer – valid through Summer 2022 $106.63
Additional or Replacement Decal (all terms) $65.00
GLEX (Graduate Prior Learning Experience Program)
Assessment Fee (non-refundable) $278.32 per credit
Student I. D. Card Replacement Fee
First Replacement $25.00
Second Replacement $50.00
Third and Subsequent Replacements (each occurrence) $100.00

Parking permits obtained during the fall/spring term are not valid for the summer term. A new parking permit must be obtained for the summer term. There will be a one week grace period at the beginning of the term before summonses will be issued.

Graduate One-Time Fee

Transcript Fee $25.00

NOTE: The Transcript Fee is a one time flat-fee that entitles a student to receive an unlimited number of official transcripts per career at no additional cost. Students who request e-transcripts from the National Student Clearinghouse will be charged an additional fee.

The College reserves the right to change costs, dates and procedures at its discretion.

Graduate – DNP – Doctor of Nursing Practice Program

Fall 2021 and Spring 2022

DNP Tuition


DNP

Charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State & Out-of-State Residents
$1,063.40 / Tuition per credit

NOTE: If a graduate student takes an undergraduate course, tuition will be assessed at the graduate rate.

DNP Non-Tuition Related Fees

Non-Tuition Related Fees are supplemental fees that are assessed on an annual or semester basis. These fees help fund certain specialized educational programs, lab courses, and a range of support services. The amount of the charge depends on the program, course, or service. All fees listed below are non-refundable at any time, with the exception of the Course Fees, Parking Permit Fee, and Student Health Insurance Charge. These fees are refundable during the 100% refund period but are not refundable thereafter.

Medical Insurance
Annual $2,274.00
Spring/Summer $1,234.00
Course Fee $10.00 – $50.00
Credit Card Service Fee
Non-refundable charge assessed by Pay Path
2.85% of Amount Charged
Finance Charge 1.5 % of outstanding balance
Redeposit Check Fee $15.00 – $40.00
Returned ACH Processing Fee $40.00
Late Tuition Payment Fee $200.00
Schedule Reinstatement Fee $200.00
Parking Fee *
Fall/Spring – valid through Spring 2022 $213.26
Spring (new student) – valid through Spring 2022 $106.63
Additional or Replacement Decal (all terms) $65.00
GLEX (Graduate Prior Learning Experience Program)
Assessment Fee (non-refundable) $278.32 per credit
Student I. D. Card Replacement Fee
First Replacement $25.00
Second Replacement $50.00
Third and Subsequent Replacements (each occurrence) $100.00
Tuition Payment Plan (Not available in summer)
Enrollment Fee (Must apply each Semester ) $60.00
Late Payment Fee (Per Month) $35.00

* NOTE: Parking permits obtained during the fall term are valid for the winter and spring terms. Students entering for the first time in the spring term must acquire a fall/spring parking permit. Students charged in the fall term will not be recharged in the spring. Students, who submitted a Parking Permit Waiver in the fall term, do not have to resubmit a Parking Permit Waiver in the spring term. There will be a one week grace period at the beginning of the term before summonses will be issued.

DNP One-Time Fees

Admissions Application Fee $65.00
Admissions Deposit $100.00 – $250.00
Graduation Application Fee $100.00
Transcript Fee $25.00

NOTE: The Transcript Fee is a one time flat-fee that entitles a student to receive an unlimited number of official transcripts per career at no additional cost. Students who request e-transcripts from the National Student Clearinghouse will be charged an additional fee.

The College reserves the right to change costs, dates and procedures at its discretion.

Winter 2022

DNP Tuition

DNP

TRADITIONAL COURSE (classroom) charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$1,032.15 / Tuition per credit

ONLINE COURSE charges are calculated on a flat rate per course.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$3,089.10 / Tuition for each 3 credit course
$4,118.80 / Tuition for each 4 credit course

DNP Non-Tuition Related Fees

Non-Tuition Related Fees are supplemental fees that are assessed on an annual or semester basis. These fees help fund certain specialized educational programs, lab courses, and a range of support services. The amount of the charge depends on the program, course, or service. All fees listed below are non-refundable at any time, with the exception of Course Fees and Parking Permit Fee. These fees are refundable during the 100% refund period but are not refundable thereafter.

Course Fee $50.00
Credit Card Service Fee
Non-refundable charge assessed by Pay Path
2.85% of Amount Charged
Returned ACH Processing Fee $40.00
Redeposit Check Fee $15.00 – $40.00
Finance Charge 1.5 % of outstanding balance
Late Tuition Payment Fee $50.00
Student I. D. Card Replacement Fee
First Replacement $25.00
Second Replacement $50.00
Third and Subsequent Replacements (each occurrence) $100.00
Transcript Fee (one time fee) $25.00

NOTE: The Transcript Fee is a one time flat-fee that entitles a student to receive an unlimited number of official transcripts per career at no additional cost. Students who request e-transcripts from the National Student Clearinghouse will be charged an additional fee.

The College reserves the right to change costs, dates and procedures at its discretion.

Summer 2022

DNP Tuition

DNP

TRADITIONAL COURSE (classroom) charges are calculated on a per credit basis.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$1,032.15 / Tuition per credit

ONLINE COURSE charges are calculated on a flat rate per course.

In-State and Out-of-State Residents
$3,089.10 / Tuition for each 3 credit course
$4,118.80 / Tuition for each 4 credit course

DNP Non-Tuition Related Fees

Non-Tuition Related Fees are supplemental fees that are assessed on an annual or semester basis. These fees help fund certain specialized educational programs, lab courses, and a range of support services. The amount of the charge depends on the program, course, or service. All fees listed below are non-refundable at any time, with the exception of the Course Fees, Parking Permit Fee, and Student Health Insurance Charge. These fees are refundable during the 100% refund period but are not refundable thereafter.

Course Fee $10.00 – $50.00
Credit Card Service Fee
Non-refundable charge assessed by Pay Path
2.85% of Amount Charged
Finance Charge 1.5 % of outstanding balance
Redeposit Check Fee $15.00 – $40.00
Returned ACH Processing Fee $40.00
Late Tuition Payment Fee $100.00
Parking Fee *
Summer – valid through Summer 2022 $106.63
Additional or Replacement Decal (all terms) $65.00
GLEX (Graduate Prior Learning Experience Program)
Assessment Fee (non-refundable) $278.32 per credit
Student I. D. Card Replacement Fee
First Replacement $25.00
Second Replacement $50.00
Third and Subsequent Replacements (each occurrence) $100.00

Parking permits obtained during the fall/spring term are not valid for the summer term. A new parking permit must be obtained for the summer term. There will be a one week grace period at the beginning of the term before summonses will be issued.

DNP One-Time Fee

Transcript Fee $25.00

NOTE: The Transcript Fee is a one time flat-fee that entitles a student to receive an unlimited number of official transcripts per career at no additional cost. Students who request e-transcripts from the National Student Clearinghouse will be charged an additional fee.

The College reserves the right to change costs, dates and procedures at its discretion.

Graduate Student Aid Application Information

When applying for admission to Ramapo, all applicants must provide their Social Security Number in order to receive financial aid.

To apply for aid at Ramapo, students pursuing a graduate degree should complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid FAFSA and submit by March 1. No other application forms are required.   By complying with this priority deadline, graduate students will be prepared to contact the Office of Financial Aid to discuss loan eligibility and borrowing options well in advance of the tuition payment deadlines.

The FAFSA  is available on or around October 1 of each calendar year. Applicants should use Ramapo’s school code (009344) when filing.

Graduate students are not eligible for Federal or State grant programs.  However, graduate students may borrow up to $20,500 annually under the Federal Direct Stafford Loan programs.

To qualify for a Federal Direct Stafford loan, graduate students must be enrolled for at least 6 credit hours per semester.  Students enrolled for less than 6 credits may consider an alternative loan.

Students may also obtain loans from various private loan programs.  Students can compare several Alternative Lenders through the Elm Select website.  A neutral lender and product comparison tool.

Ramapo

The College reserves the right to change costs and procedures at its discretion.