Admission

Tuition and Fees

Tuition Calculator

The information you see here is provided to give you a general idea of the various costs associated with attending Cornish College of the Arts. Please note that these are estimated costs and actual costs will vary somewhat depending on individual circumstances.

TuitionSemesterAcademic Year
Full Time Tuition (12 – 18 Credits)$17,700$35,400
Artist Diploma in Early Music$9,875$19,750
Less than 12 credits or than more 18$1,475/credit
Non credit hour charge$735/credit
Credit by Exam/Prior Learning Credit$30/credit

Room and Board

RoomSemesterAcademic Year
Double$3,450$6,900
Single$4,625$9,250
BoardSemesterAcademic Year
Meal Plan A$1,675$3,350
Meal Plan B$1,350$2,700
Meal Plan C$1,225$2,450

Deposits

DescriptionCost
Tuition Deposit$250
Housing Deposit$300

Fees

DescriptionCost
Application Fee$40
Comprehensive Fee (mandatory – covers student activities/services and transportation)$200 per semester
Non-matriculated student photo ID card$5
Off Campus StudyVaries
Official Transcript (per transcript)$5
Orientation Fee (incoming students only)$175
Parking Permit$450 per semester

PRIVATE INSTRUCTION (MUSIC LESSONS)

LessonCost
30 minute lesson per week$260 per semester
60 minute lesson per week$495 per semester

Fines

DescriptionFine
Lost Library Materials$10 (minimum)
Parking Fine$25
Replacement student photo ID card$25
Returned check$25