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Enrich your future career with an MCAD education– a valuable investment that opens the doors to a world of opportunities. The Admission and Financial Aid Offices at MCAD are committed to assisting you in finding ways to make your chosen program financially accessible. Review the full cost of an MCAD education, prior to any financial aid you may qualify for. Your success is our priority, and we are here to support you in making your artistic dreams a reality.

2024/25 Academic Year
Tuition Per Semester Per Year
12-18 Credits $22,392 $44,784
1 Credit (if fewer than 12 or more than 18) $1,866 N/A
Fees Per Semester Per Year
Student Experience Fee $150 $300
Technology Fee $200 $400
Health Insurance (optional) TBD TBD
Textbooks and Supplies (estimated) $1,900 $3,800
On-Campus Housing Per Semester Per Year
Housing Deposit N/A $350
Apartment Rental (per student, duration of 2024/25 academic year) $4,375-$6,875* $8,750-$13,750*
Required Resident Meal Card $1,400 $2,800
One-Time Payments for New Students
Required Macbook Purchase $2,000
Enrollment Tuition Deposit (credited to your tuition bill upon enrollment) $300

Estimate how much you will pay with the Net-Price Tuition Calendar for first-year or transfer students.

*Student Housing charges vary based on type of unit and number of occupants and can be viewed on myMCAD. Students are charged by the semester and payment is due with all charges prior to the start of the semester. Listed rental charges include internet service, laundry machine usage free of charge, and all utilities, except long-distance phone service. Contact the housing office for more information.

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