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Tuition and Financial Aid


The tuition rate for the 2023-24 academic year is $5,617 per course, with the total cost of Higher Education Foundations Certificate at $28,085. 

Certificate students do not pay any other fees and are not required to have University health insurance. 

Tuition for the Higher Education Foundations Certificate



No. of Courses 

Higher Education Foundations Certificate 



*The tuition rate for the 2023-2024 academic year is $5,617 per course. 

Benefits as a Northwestern University Employee

Are you a full-time, benefits-eligible Northwestern University employee? Northwestern offers tuition benefits. Contact us to learn about the benefits of going back to school. 

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