TUITION & FINANCIAL AID
The tuition rate for the 2017-18 academic year is $675 (USD) per credit hour.
This translates to $2,700 (USD) for an eight-week (4 credit) course and $1,350 (USD) for a four-week (2 credit) course. These rates include both tuition and fees, and are the same for in-state, out-of-state and international students.
Cost for future courses may be subject to moderate changes in accordance with the actions of the University of Illinois Board of Trustees.
Financial aid is available for students accepted into the program and enrolled in at least 6 credit hours of coursework in the fall and spring, or 3 credit hours during the summer.
HCOM is a self-supporting program and does not accept the following tuition and fee waivers*:
- Cooperating teacher waivers
- Non-academic waivers (including University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign employees and employees of other state institutions)
- Academic waivers from University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign, Chicago, Springfield) employees
- Related agency waivers
- Field supervisor waivers
- Waivers granted through fellowships/assistantships as governed by the Graduate College at the University of Illinois
- Retiree waivers
The HCOM program does accept statutory waivers (veterans grants, etc.).
*The waiver policy is subject to moderate changes in accordance with the actions of the University of Illinois Board of Trustees.