Here is a breakdown of tuition and fees at Mount Saint Mary College for the 2020-2021 academic year. Remember, most of our students receive some form of financial aid, so the cost of tuition may be significantly lower for you depending on your academic achievements and financial need. Be sure to check out our scholarships page for more information or our Net Price Calculator for an estimate of what a Mount education might cost for you.

Please note that not all fees may apply to you (ie. late or return check fees or fees for specific academic programs). They are provided for you here to estimate your total cost of attendance.

Undergraduate and Transfer Students (Full-Time) | Part-Time and Non-Traditional Students | Graduate Students

Full-time Undergraduates and Transfer Students

Tuition Cost
Flat rate between 12 and 16 credits
(Note: Full-time is 12 or more credits)
$16,563 per semester
$33,126 annually
Less than 12 credits, or greater than 16 credits $1,105 per credit
Fees Cost
General Fee6 (all full-time students)
$643 per semester
New Student Fee (any first-time Mount students) $266 one time fee
Return Check Fee $25
Late Payment Fee $200
Education-Taskstream Fee1 $65 annually
Nursing Clinical Fee2 $100 per applicable course
Nursing Exam Fee3 $65
Nursing Simulation Lab Fee4 $45
Nursing NCLEX Prep Course Fee5 $325
Room and Board - Undergraduate Cost
Regular Room $4,825 per semester
Single Room $5,389 per semester
Board (Meal plans) $2,800-3,300 per semester depending on plan chosen
Laundry Fee $41 per semester
Early Move In Fee
$50 per day

Triple Room Discount Policy: Any first-year student occupying a triple room by October 1, and not offered the option to relocate to a double room, will have a $500 semester discount applied to room fees for that term. Students offered the option to relocate to a double room prior to October 1, but decline, will not be eligible for such a discount.

Part-time Undergraduate Non-Traditional Students

Credits Cost
Degree Completion $735 per credit
Study Abroad $735 per credit
Summer Courses $735 per credit
West Point/Stewart Location: Reduced Rate & Online Course $250 per credit
Military on MSMC Campus Reduced Rate in Class $575 per credit
Fees Cost
General Fee6, Part-time and Non-Traditional $95 per semester
Return Check Fee $25
Late Payment Fee $200
Education-Taskstream Fee1 $65 annually
Nursing Clinical Fee2 $100 per applicable course
Nursing Exam Fee3 $65
Nursing Simulation Lab Fee4 $45
Nursing NCLEX Prep Course Fee5 $325

Graduate Students

Credits Cost
Tuition (Note: Full-time is 9 or more credits) $886 per credit
Alumni, Tuition Partner, or Military $665 per credit
Fees Cost
General Fee6 $95 per semester
Nursing Clinical Fee2 $100 per applicable course
Return Check Fee $25
Late Payment Fee $200
Room and Board - Graduate Cost
Room $5,389 per semester 
Board $3,504 per semester
Military Housing (includes 500 meal point/Fall & Spring) Cost
Room $875 per month
$4,375 per semester
Summer Room $1,750

1Education-Taskstream Fees are applicable to education majors each fall semester, over a period of four academic years (freshman through senior).

2Nursing Clinical Fees total $500, and are applicable in $100 increments when nursing students attend five of the following core courses:

  • Undergraduate Traditional/Non-Traditional Programs – NUR-2024, NUR-3013, NUR-3800, NUR-3800, NUR-3022, NUR-4020, NUR-3051, NUR-4052
  • Nurse Practitioner Master’s and Post Master’s Certificate Programs – NUR-6230, NUR-6220, NUR-6230, NUR-6281, NUR-6291, NUR-6270

3Nursing Exam Fee applicable when nursing students attend NUR-2044, HLT-3040, NUR-3001.

4Nursing Simulation Lab Fee applicable when nursing students attend NUR-2044,  NUR-3013, NUR-3051.

5Nursing NCLEX Prep Course Fee applicable when nursing students attend NUR-4060. (Previously $400, reduced to $325 as of the Spring 2020 term.)

6General Fee supports non-instructional student services including registration, record keeping, health services, insurance*, and student activities. (*Insurance Plan for 24/7 coverage of a loss resulting due to accidental bodily injuries sustained during the policy period.)

5-Year Education Majors attending both graduate and undergraduate courses (within the same academic term) receive per credit tuition billing at the respective graduate and undergraduate rates.

Mount Alumni: Students who earned a bachelor's degree from the Mount (with the exception of 5-year bachelor's/master's degree scholarship students) may receive a 25% reduction of graduate tuition! Come back to the Mount for a graduate degree, save money, and improve your range of possibilities in a competitive job market.

Tuition and fees are accurate as of the most recent update in February 2020.

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