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Tuition and Fees

Your tuition in the Master of Applied Positive Psychology Program at the University of Pennsylvania is calculated at a per semester rate. Tuition is based on the program schedule at the rates listed in the table below.

All tuition and fee charges are subject to the approval of the Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania and may change without notice.

Tuition and Fee Rates for Master of Applied Positive Psychology Program Students

Summer 2020 - Spring 2021 Tuition and Fee Rates

TERM TUITION PROGRAM FEE GENERAL FEE TOTAL
Fall $28,024 N/A $1,494 $29,518
Spring $29,128 $1,065 $1,726 $31,919
Summer $7,282 N/A $430* $7,712

Fee definitions

  • Program fee: The program fee is a one-time charge in the fall semester only and covers program activities specific to Master of Applied Positive Psychology students.
  • General fee: A General Fee is assessed to all undergraduate, graduate, and professional students, and directly funds Penn's non-instructional student support services. The General Fee for full-time students provides them with full access to a wide variety of services and resources, including counseling and wellness, multicultural resource centers, student activities, recreation and fitness, career services, learning support, and much more.

Program format

Learn more abot MAPP's innovative hybrid program delivery model.

Am I eligible to apply?

Admission to the master's program is highly selective. Learn more about applicant qualifications.

Courses and curriculum

History, theory, research, and professional application—completed in one year of full-time study.