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Admissions Assistants
Melissa Bofto and Richard Hartland 
(954) 262-3614
ocadmissions@nova.edu
Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography
8000 North Ocean Drive
Dania Beach, FL 33004

Tuition and Fees

The following tuition and fees are in effect as of August 1, 2014. The total expenses of students enrolled in Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography programs may vary depending on individual course choices. While tuition, registration, and other fees,* are relatively constant for all students, other expenses, such as lab fees, will differ.

* Please note that all fees are subject to change without notice. Students should anticipate an annual review of fees by the university and possible increases.

Doctoral Program Estimated Expenses

Expense TypeEstimated Expense
Tuition $11,000 per term ($33,000/year)
Application Fee $50 nonrefundable
Seat Deposit $100 (nonrefundable; payable after acceptance and credited toward tuition)
Registration Fee $25 per-semester nonrefundable
Graduation Fee $100 per-term
Deferment Fee for Installment Payment $75 per-term
Student Services Fee $175 - 0-3 credit hours
$350 - 4 credit hours or more

Master's (MS/MA) and Graduate Certificate Programs Estimated Expenses

Expense TypeEstimated Expense
Tuition $1,098 per credit hour
Application Fee $50 nonrefundable
Seat Deposit $100 (nonrefundable; payable after acceptance and credited toward tuition)
Registration Fee $25 per-semester nonrefundable
Graduation Fee $100
Deferment Fee for Installment Payment $75 per-term
Student Services Fee $175 - 1-3 credit hours
$350 - 4 credit hours or more

Add/Drop Information

For Session I
Before the end of the 1st week 100%
Before the 2nd class meeting (end of 2nd week for online students) 75%
Before the 3rd class meeting (end of 3rd week for online students) 50%
After the 3rd meeting or week 0%
For Session II
Before the session II begins 100%
Before the end of the 1st week of session II 75%
After the 1st week of session II 0%