How much does the MHL program cost?

MHL Program Tuition

The Master of Healthcare Leadership program's tuition totals to $12,150.

$12,150 is inclusive of tuition & fees for a student enrolling in the MHL program with no transfer credits.

Tuition Rates as of April 1, 2022.

MHL Program Tuition Comparison

The Master of Healthcare Leadership (MHL) degree program at Cummings Graduate Institute for Behavioral Health Studies offers the best value MHL program on the market at 75% less than the average cost of comparable programs.


Data in table above sourced from university websites on November 23, 2021.

Brown University: source 1
Wake Forest University: source 1, source 2
Western Governors University: source 1
Arizona State University: source 1source 2

Tuition Cost per Credit Hour

The following tuition rates are for any students enrolled in the degree programs, Fall 2022 and later. All students enrolled Spring I 2022 and prior will be locked into the tuition rates as of June 7th, 2018.

Credit Hours Standard Tuition Cost Military Tuition Discount Cost (10% discount from Standard Tuition Cost)
1 $400 $360
2 $800 $720
3 $1,200 $1,080
30 $12,000 $10,800
60 $24,000 $21,600

Books and Fees

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Scholarship Opportunities for MHL Students

Cummings Graduate Institute for Behavioral Health Studies offers institutional scholarships to both returning and first-year students enrolled in the MHL program.

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Military Tuition Discount

Students who are active duty military, veterans, or spouses of active duty military or veterans are able to receive a Military Discount at CGI. The Military Discount at CGI is a waived application fee and a 10% in tuition reduction each term enrolled at CGI.

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VA Education Benefits

As of December 31, 2022 CGI is no longer able to accept or authorize to certify VA Benefits. This change is because of a new law implemented on August 1, 2021 that requires schools to participate in Title IV. CGI is not eligible to accept Title IV funding at this time.

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