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Costs of Attendance 2019-20

(Please note that the cost of attendance includes estimated living expenses based on averages that may differ per student’s individual situation)

 

The cost of attendance (COA) is the estimated full and reasonable cost of completing a full year as a full-time student. This includes:

  • Tuition and fees payable to the institution
  • Books and supplies
  • Room and board
  • Personal costs, transportation

Year-In-Israel

Cincinnati

Jerusalem 

Los Angeles

New York

Tuition & Fees

 

 

Year in Israel – Rabbinical and Education

Tuition $26,000  
Activity Fee $150  
Transportation $2,600
Health Insurance $545
Books and Supplies $1,500  
Room and Board $16,000  
Misc $2,500
Ulpan Fee $1,400
Registration Fee $1,600
Loan Origination Fees $410
Total $52,705

Year in Israel – Debbie Friedman School of Sacred Music

Tuition $26,000  
Activity Fee $150  
Transportation $2,600
Health Insurance $545
Books and Supplies $1,500  
Room and Board $16,000  
Miscellaneous $2,500
Voice Lessons (DFSSM) $1,200
Ulpan Fee $1,400
Registration Fee $1,600
Loan Origination Fees $410
Total $53,905
  

Cincinnati – Rabbinical Program

Transportation $2,500
Health Insurance $5,000
Activity Fee $36
Room and Board $12,500
School Related Supplies $1,000
Miscellaneous $1,500
Tuition $26,000
Loan Origination Fees $410
Cost of Attendance $48,946
*Graduation and Ordination Fees of $200 are charged in the fourth and fifth years
 

Cincinnati – Ph.D. Program in Pines School of Graduate Studies (Years 5+)

Transportation $2,500
Dissertation Fee $400
Health Insurance $5,000
Room and Board $12,500
Miscellaneous $1,500
School Related Supplies $1,000
Loan Origination Fees $410
*Graduation Fee $200 (for Ph.D., awarded upon completion of dissertation)
Cost of Attendance $23,510
*this fee is charged only once in the last year of the program
 

Cincinnati – Master of Arts in Jewish Studies in Pines School of Graduate 

Tuition $13,000
Transportation $2,500
Activity Fee $25
Health Insurance $5,000
Room and Board $12,500
Miscellaneous $1,500
School Related Supplies $1,000
*Graduation Fee $200
Loan Origination Fees $410
Cost of Attendance: $36,135
*charged in year 2 of the program
 

Cincinnati – Ph.D. Program in Pines School of Graduate Studies (Years 1-4)

Tuition (for years 1-3) (covered by scholarship) $26,000  
Transportation $2,500
*Candidacy Fee (covered by scholarship) $2,800
Activity Fee $30
Health Insurance $5,000  
Room and Board $12,500  
Miscellaneous $1,500
School Related Supplies $1,000
*Graduation Fee $200 (for M.Phil., awarded after completion of comprehensive exams in year 4)
Loan Origination Fees $410
Cost of Attendance: $51,940
*this fee is charged only once during the 4th year of the program
 
 
 

Los Angeles – Rabbinical Program

Health Insurance $2,500
Activity Fee $25
Room and Board $17,000
Federal Loan Origination Fees $410
Miscellaneous $2000
School Related Supplies $800
Transportation $3,500
Tuition $26,000
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733
Cost of Attendance $52,968
*Graduation and ordination fees of $200 are charged in year's four and five of the program
 

Los Angeles – DeLeT

Tuition $5,000
Transportation $4,000
Fees$25
Health Insurance $2,500
Room and Board $20,000
Loan Origination Fees$410
School related Supplies $1,200
Personal Misc Expenses $3,000
Teacher Assessment Fee $400
Health Fee$105
Cost of Attendance $36,640
 

Los Angeles  – Double Master of Arts in Jewish Nonprofit Management and Public Administration

Year 1
Transportation $4,000 
Fees $25
USC Fees $330 
Health Insurance $2,500 
Room and Board $20,000 
Loan Origination Fees $410 
School related Supplies $1,200 
Personal Misc Expenses $2,500 
HUC - JIR Tuition $26,000 
USC Tuition (20 credits) $28,920 
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733 
USC Health Fee - Summer $147
Cost of Attendance $86,765
 
Year 2
Transportation $4,000
Fees $25 
USC Fees $25
HUC Graduation Fee $200 
Health Insurance $2,500 
Room and Board $20,000 
Loan Origination Fees $410 
School related Supplies $1,200 
Personal Misc Expenses $2,500 
HUC - JIR Tuition $26,000 
USC Tuition (20 credits) $28,920 
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733
USC Health Fee - Summer $147
Cost of Attendance $86,660
 

Los Angeles – Double Master of Arts in Jewish Nonprofit Management and Business Administration

Year 1
Transportation $4,000 
Fees $25
USC Fees $1,627.50 
Health Insurance $2,500 
Room and Board $20,000 
Loan Origination Fees $410 
School related Supplies $1,200 
Personal Misc Expenses $2,500 
HUC - JIR Tuition $26,000 
USC Tuition (24 Credits) $34,704 
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733 
USC Health Fee - Summer $147
Cost of Attendance $93,846.50
 
Year 2
Transportation $4,000
Fees $25
HUC Graduation Fee $200 
USC Fees $1,627.50 
Health Insurance $2,500 
Room and Board $20,000 
Loan Origination Fees $410 
School related Supplies $1,200 
Personal Misc Expenses $2,500 
HUC - JIR Tuition $26,000 
USC Tuition (23 Credits) $33,258 
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733 
USC Health Fee - Summer $147
Cost of Attendance $92,600.50 
 

Los Angeles – Master of Arts in Jewish Nonprofit Management and Communication Management

Year 1
Transportation $4,000 
Fees $25
USC Fees $380 
Health Insurance $2,500 
Room and Board $21,000 
Loan Origination Fees $410 
School related Supplies $2,000 
Personal Misc Expenses $3,750 
HUC - JIR Tuition $25,500
USC Tuition (16 Credits) $23,136 
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733 
USC Health Fee - Summer $147
Cost of Attendance $83,081
 
Year 2
Transportation $4,000 
Fees $25
HUC Graduation Fee $200 
USC Fees $325 
Health Insurance $2,500 
Room and Board $20,000 
Loan Origination Fees $410 
School related Supplies $1,200 
Personal Misc Expenses $2,500 
HUC - JIR Tuition $26,000 
USC Tuition (12 Credits) $17,352 
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733 
USC Health Fee - Summer $147
Cost of Attendance $75,392
 

Los Angeles – Double Master in Jewish Nonprofit Management and Social Work

Year 1
Transportation $4,000
Fees $471
USC Fees $255
Health Insurance $2,500
Room and Board $20,000
Loan Origination Fees $410
School related Supplies $1,200
Personal Misc Expenses $2,500
HUC - JIR Tuition $26,000
USC Tuition (30 Credits) $42,942
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733
USC Health Fee - Summer $147
Cost of Attendance $101,158
 
Year 2
Transportation $4,000 
Fees $25 
HUC Graduation Fee $200 
USC Fees $25
Health Insurance $2,500 
Room and Board $20,000 
Loan Origination Fees $410 
School related Supplies $1,200 
Personal Misc Expenses $2,500 
HUC - JIR Tuition $26,000 
USC Tuition (12 credits) $17,352
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733 
USC Health Fee - Summer $147
Cost of Attendance $75,092
 

Los Angeles – Jewish Nonprofit Management Single Masters

Year 1
Transportation $4,000
HUC Activity Fee $25 
Health Insurance $2,500 
Room and Board $20,000 
Loan Origination Fees $410 
School related Supplies $1,200 
Personal Misc Expenses $2,500 
HUC - JIR Tuition $26,000 
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733 
USC Health Fee - Summer $147
Cost of Attendance $57,515
 
Year 2
Transportation $4,000 
HUC Activity Fee $25 
HUC Graduation Fee $200 
Health Insurance $2,500 
Room and Board $20,000 
Loan Origination Fees $410 
School related Supplies $1,200 
Personal Misc Expenses $2,500 
HUC - JIR Tuition $26,000 
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733 
USC Health Fee - Summer $147
Cost of Attendance $57,715
 

Los Angeles – Jewish Nonprofit Management Joint Masters

Year 1
Transportation $4,000
HUC Activity Fee $25
Health Insurance $2,500
Room and Board $20,000
Loan Origination Fees $410
School related Supplies $1,200
Personal Misc Expenses $2,500
HUC - JIR Tuition $29,250
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733
USC Health Fee - Summer $147
Cost of Attendance $60,765
 
Year 2
Transportation $4,000
HUC Activity Fee $25
HUC Graduation Fee $200
Health Insurance $2,500
Room and Board $20,000
Loan Origination Fees $410
School related Supplies $12,00
Personal Misc Expenses $2,500
HUC - JIR Tuition $29,250
USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733
USC Health Fee - Summer $147
Cost of Attendance $60,965
 

Los Angeles – Certificate in Jewish Nonprofit Management (summer only)

Transportation $1,333
HUC Activity Fee $25
Health Insurance $783
Room and Board $6700
Loan Origination Fees $205
School related Supplies $400
Personal Misc Expenses $750
HUC - JIR Tuition $12,750
USC health Fee - Summer $252
Cost of Attendance $23,198
 

Los Angeles – Jewish Nonprofit Management Masters of Science in Organizational Leadership

Year 1
Transportation $730.00
Loan Origination Fees $136.00
Room and Board $3,640.00
School related Supplies $660.00
Personal Misc Expenses $800.00
HUC - JIR Tuition $26,000.00
USC Health Fee - Summer $147.00
Cost of Attendance $32,113.00
 
Year 2
Transportation $730.00
HUC Graduation Fee $200.00
Loan Origination Fees $136.00
Room and Board $3,640.00
School related Supplies $660.00
Personal Misc Expenses $800.00
HUC - JIR Tuition $13,000.00
USC Health Fee - Summer $147.00
Cost of Attendance $19,313.00

Los Angeles – School of Education

Health Insurance $2,500
Activity Fee $25
Room and Board $17,000
Federal Loan Origination Fees $410
Miscellaneous $2,000
School Related Supplies$800
Transportation $3,000
Tuition $26,000
*USC Health Fee - Fall/Spring $733
Cost of Attendance $52,468
Graduation Fee of $200 charged in the last year
 
 
 
 

New York – Rabbinical Program

Travel $1900
Health Insurance $5,000
Activity Fee $35
Room and Board $19,000
School Related Supplies $600
Miscellaneous $3,000
Tuition $26,000
Loan Origination Fees $410
Cost of Attendance $55,945
*Graduation and ordination fees of $200 are charged in year's four and five of the program
 

New York – Debbie Friedman School of Sacred Music Program

Travel $1,900
Health Insurance $5,000
Activity Fee $35
Room and Board $19,000
School Related Supplies $600
Miscellaneous $3,000
Tuition $26,000
Coaching Fee $550
Loan Origination Fees $410
Voice Lessons $3,000
Cost of Attendance $59,495
*Graduation and ordination fees of $200 are charged in year's four and five of the program 

New York – Executive Master’s Program

Fall and Spring Semesters Only (Summer Semesters of 4 credits are not included)  
Cost of Attendance - Year One 2019-20  
Tuition (13 units) $3,100  
Books/supplies* $250  
Airfare* $350  
Ground Transport* $350  
Food* $300  
Israel seminar $1,500  
Sub-total Year One $5,850 
   
Cost of Attendance - Year Two 2020-21  
Tuition (10 units) $3,000
Books/supplies* $250 
Airfare* $300 
Food* $300 
Ground transport* $350 
Graduation Hotel* $150 
Graduation Fee* $200 
Sub-total Year 2 $4,550

New York – Doctor of Ministry

Level 1
Travel $1,900
Health Insurance $5,000
Activity Fee $35
Room and Board $19,000
School Related Supplies $600
Miscellaneous $3,000
Tuition $9,425
Spring Intensive Fee $1050
Seminar Fees (three in all) $1050
Loan Origination Fee $410
Cost of Attendance $41,470
 
Level 2
Travel $1,900
Health Insurance $5000
Activity Fee $35
Room and Board $19,000
School Related Supplies $600
Miscellaneous $3,000
Tuition $9425
Seminar Fees (three in all) $1050
Loan Origination Fee $410
Cost of Attendance $40,420
 
Level 3
Travel $1,900
Health Insurance $5000
Activity Fee $35
Room and Board $19,000
School Related Supplies $600
Miscellaneous $3,000
Demonstration Project Fee $1500
Individual Electives $1,325 ea.
Loan Origination Fee $410
Cost of Attendance $32,770
 
Level 4 and Beyond
Travel $1,900
Health Insurance $5000
Room and Board $19,000
School Related Supplies $600
Miscellaneous $3,000
Continuation Fee $1,200
Loan Origination Fee $410
Graduation Fee $200
Cost of Attendance $31,310

New York – Education Program

Travel $1,900 
Health Insurance $5,000
Activity Fee $35
Room and Board $19,000
School Related Supplies $600 
Miscellaneous $3,000 
Tuition $26,000
Loan Origination Fees $410
Cost of Attendance $55,945
*Graduation and ordination fees of $200 are charged in year's four and five of the program