2021-2022 Cost of Attendance for Graduate Programs
|Allied Health Education||$816|
|Business (On Campus & Online)||$1,063|
|Human Sexuality Studies||$877|
|Organizational Development & Leadership||$816|
|Physician Assistant Studies||$1,025|
|Social Work (On Campus)||$877|
|Social Work (Online)||$916|
|Health Professions Education||$990|
|Human Sexuality Studies||$1,081|
|PsyD (Full-Time Doctoral)||Per Semester||Annual|
|Psychology - First Year||$18,170.50||$36,341|
|Psychology - Fall 2020 Cohort||$17,814.50||$35,629|
|Psychology - Fall 2019 Cohort||$17,465||$34,930|
|Psychology - Fall 2018 Cohort||$17,123||$34,246|
|Psychology - Fall 2017 Cohort||$16,787||$33,574|
|PsyD Joint Program Fee (MBA, MCJ, HSED)||$877|
All graduate program tuition and fee charges are assessed by course numbers and the academic program the course is offered under. Course numbers 500 to 699 are assessed at the master’s degree tuition rate, course numbers 700 to 999 are assessed at the doctoral tuition rate. Graduate students who take courses offered at different levels or in different academic programs will pay different tuition and fee rates for those courses.
2021-2022 Graduate Certificates
|Arts & Sciences Certificates||$400|
|Center for Graduate & Continuing Studies Certificates||$400|
|PA Department of Education Certifications||$475|
|PA Department of Education Endorsements||$400|
|Sex Therapy Certificate||$500|
Dual degree students will be charged the full tuition amount for both programs plus a yearly dual enrollment fee. Students enrolled in a dual program with PsyD will only pay for the tuition of PsyD and the dual enrollment fee, but will not be charged the tuition for their second program.
Please visit the Bursar's Office for further information about dual enrollment fees.
|New Student Fee||$25|
Depending on program requirements, there may be additional costs for field placement or other academic-related expenses, including joint program fees and dissertation fees.
For a complete breakdown of all tuition charges and fees, visit the Bursar's Office.
Financing Your Education
When comparing costs, be sure to look beyond the sticker price. Because Widener is a private institution, we are able to offer financial assistance that brings this exceptional education within reach for individuals who might not otherwise be able to afford it.
Whether you receive a scholarship or grant, participate in a graduate assistantship or fellowship program, or utilize our flexible payment plans, you'll find helpful ways to finance your education.