|University Communications||For Immediate Release|
|Drew Wilson, Director, Media Relations|
Pittsburgh, Pa. – Carlow University’s Board of Trustees has set tuition and fees for the 2014-2015 academic year.
“Maintaining a high quality educational experience while remaining affordable for our students and their families is our highest priority,” said Suzanne K. Mellon, PhD, President of Carlow University. “We have taken great care to keep expenditures and tuition increases as low as possible, while maintaining our unwavering commitment to academic quality.”
Tuition for full-time undergraduate students will be $12,978 per semester, an increase of $378. Room and board will increase by $150 per semester to a total of $5,157. The Activity Fee will also increase $3 to $111 per semester.
Tuition for undergraduate students in Carlow’s Adult Degree Center (ADC) will be $626 per credit, an increase of $18 per credit.
Tuition for most graduate students will increase $22 per credit to total $766 per credit. Students in the Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Creative Writing, the Master of Science in Fraud and Forensics, and the doctoral programs in Counseling Psychology (PsyD) and Nursing Practice (DNP) will pay $900 per credit, an increase of $26 per credit.
As always, Carlow’s financial aid counselors are available to assist students and answer questions.
Tuition for The Campus School of Carlow University will be adjusted as follows:
Costs for the half-day Pre-kindergarten and Montessori program per semester will be $3,406, an increase of $131. Tuition for the full-day Pre-kindergarten and Montessori program per semester will be $4,703, an increase of $181. The cost for full-day Kindergarten through Eighth Grade per semester will be $5,683, an increase of $219.
### About Carlow University
Located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Carlow University was founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1929. Offering both undergraduate and graduate programs, Carlow University is a comprehensive master’s institution dedicated to learner-centered education at the collegiate levels and at the elementary school level in the Campus School of Carlow University.
About the Campus School of Carlow University
The Campus School of Carlow University is an independent, coeducational, Catholic day school for Pre-Kindergarten through grade eight, and a Montessori Preschool program. The Campus School espouses Judeo-Christian values, features a strong comprehensive core curriculum and champions a holistic approach to learning that develops the creativity and unique gifts of each child.