Pittsfield Campus Tuition, Fees, & Expenses

Mildred Elley is proud of its long history in providing an affordable private college experience to all of its students. Many of our students receive significant financial aid packages that considerably reduce their out-of-pocket expenditures on tuition, fees, and books/supplies. For questions about tuition charges or financial aid, please contact the Office of Financial Aid.

Tuition Charges (All Matriculated and Non-Matriculated Students, except Practical Nursing and Massage Therapy Program)

Tuition (per credit hour)
$354.00

Tuition Charges (Practical Nursing and Massage Therapy Students)

Tuition (per credit hour)
$343.00

Required Fees (All Matriculated and Non-Matriculated Students)

Application Fee
$25.00

One-time fee charged to all new and re-entry applicants for admission into the institution.

Audit and Processing Fee
$100.00

One-time fee charged to all new and re-entry students during their first semester.

Lab Fee
$25.00

Per credit hour; for all courses that incorporate or require outside use of institution’s computer labs, software, and other resources.

Registration and Services Fee
$12.00

Per credit hour; all courses.

Required Fees (Selected Programs)

ATI Comprehensive Assessment and Review Program
$715.00

One-time fee upon registration in LPN125.

ATI Live Review
$475.00

One-time fee upon registration in LPN280A.

Biology Lab Kit
$35.00

All students enrolled in BIO110. Prices may vary.

Clinical Make-up Charge
$95.00

Practical Nurse students only.

Clinical Medical Assistant Certification (CCMA) Fee
$155.00

One-time fee upon registration in MA210.

CORI Fee
$25.00

Practical Nurse students only.

Cosmetology Kits (estimated)
$1200.00

CPR/First Aid Cards
$10.00

Medical Assisting – One-time fee upon registration in HEA100.

Digital Campus Fee
$20.00

One-time fee upon registration in HUM 110 Survey of Film.

EKG Technician Certification (CET) Fee
$117.00

One-time fee upon registration in MA 205

Massage Table
$675.00

Massage therapy students only. Pricing depends on package selected.

National Health Career Association (CCMA) Registration Fee for Licensure Examination
$149.00

Medical Assisting – One-time fee upon registration in MA220.

Nursing Specific Supplies
$145.00

Practical Nurse PN students only. Prices may vary.

Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT) Fee
$117.00

One-time fee upon registration in MA 200

Practical Nurse Fee
$75.00

Per credit hour; for all courses with PN prefix.

Uniforms
$150.00

Practical Nursing – Two set of scrubs: Estimated: Actual cost will vary by size and quantity.

Uniforms
$84.00

Medical Assisting –  Estimated: Actual cost will vary by size and quantity.

Uniforms
$77.00

Cosmetology –  Estimated: Actual cost will vary by size and quantity.

Miscellaneous Fees

Transcript Fee
$6.00

Issued within five business days.

Expedited Transcript Fee
$30.00

Issued within two business days; includes one transcript and overnight delivery within US, if requested; additional transcripts are charged at regular rate.

Proficiency Examination Fee
$50.00

Per examination.

State (Massachusetts) Licensure Fee:
$225.00

Massage Therapy Students Only

NCLEX Review Fee
$500.00

Practical Nurse Students Only

NCLEX Registration Fee for Licensure Examination
$200.00

Practical Nurse

State (Massachusetts) Licensure Examination Fees
$230.00

Practical Nurse Student Only

Laptop Purchase (optional)
$975.00

Including 8.00% sales tax. Selected programs only.

For matriculated students, the college bases tuition on the assumption that a student will remain in college for the entire program. Student accounts that become past due are subject to collection actions that may include, but are not limited to, referral to a collection agency, at the discretion of the college.

Books and Supplies

Books and supplies are not included in the tuition and fees schedule listed above. Books and supplies may be purchased at the college. A student’s cost of books and supplies will vary each module depending upon classes being taken and the books and supplies required for each course. Textbooks and supplies are purchased by the student and become the property of the student. The college does not require students to purchase their books or supplies at the college bookstore. The cost of these items is non-refundable.