Cost of Attendance

The estimated tuition rate for the 2017-2018 academic year is $12,540. It is paid across the three sessions based on the number of credit hours students are registered for for that semester. Typically students register for 4 credit hours per semester in the one year plan, paying tuition in three equal amounts of $4,180.00.

Semester Credit Hours Amount Due
Summer 2016 4.0 $4,180.00
Fall 2016 4.0 $4,180.00
Spring 2017 4.0 $4,180.00

Scholarships will be available based on ongoing fundraising. Amounts to be awarded are TBA and financial assistance offers will be made by March 15th for students enrolling in the Summer and by June 30th for students enrolling in the Fall.

Below are comparisons of the estimated costs for the 1-year and 2-year tracks. The amounts for tuition in the 2-year schedule include an estimated tuition increase from the 2017-2018 academic year to 2018-2019.  The program provides partially subsidized housing to out of town students.  Please contact our Program Director Stephen Forssell for specific information about the 2 year track (; 202-994-6316).

Cost Comparison Table – One-Year versus Two-Year Schedule


1-Year Schedule

2-Year Schedule







Housing (if needed)






Average $/Month

$1,124 (based on 12 months)

$609 (based on 24 months)



**Now accepting applications for Summer 2017 enrollment**