Tuition and Fees

The Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College delivers a quality education at half the cost of a comparable private school. Rates below are for Fall 2013. New rates for Fall 2014 will be posted soon.

You Do the Math

New York State Resident Tuition for Hunter Average cost of local private institutions
Cost Per Credit $510 $1,030
Semester Cost $6,055 $15,450
Total Cost of Degree* $24,220 $61,800

* All tuition and fees subject to change. To link to Hunter College mandatory fees, click here. Also, note out-of-state tuition: $820 per credit (fall 2014)

According to the National Association of Social Workers (2004). Social workers in New York earn between $40,000 and $59,000 annually for full-time work.

The Bursar’s Office at Hunter College collects all tuition and fees, coordinates the distribution of student financial aid checks, and is the go-to place for billing and payment issues. For more information, click here to connect to the Hunter College Bursar’s Office website.

All tuition and fees are determined by the City University of New York (CUNY) Board of Trustees and are subject to change without notice. In the event of an increase in the tuition and fee prices, payments already made will be treated as a partial payment. Notification will be given to students concerning the amount owed and the deadline date to pay.

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