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Selected Colleges Comparison

Total CostsUndergraduateGraduateLiving Costs

Cost of Attendance (COA)

The following table compares the 2022 costs of attendance between selected colleges. The average COA is $75,301 when living on campus and $75,301 when living off campus. The COA includes tuition, fees, books & supplies, room & board costs, and other living expenses.
2022 Cost Of Attendance Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesLiving Costs
In-StateOut-of-StateOn-CampusOff-Campus
Boston University$59,816 $1,000 $18,790 $18,790
Conway School of Landscape Design$35,998 - - -
Merrimack College$46,916 $1,000 $16,858 $16,858
MGH Institute of Health Professions$83,176 - - -
Average$56,477$1,000$17,824$17,824

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The following table compares 2021-2022 undergraduate tuition & fees between selected colleges. The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $63,303 for all students. The 2021-2022 undergraduate tuition & fees of selected colleges are increased by 4.70% compared to the previous year.
Among the selected colleges, MGH Institute of Health Professions requires the most expensive tuition & fees of $77,200 and Merrimack College has the lowest tuition & fees of $43,842 for undergraduate programs.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fess Comparison Between Selected Colleges
Name2020-20212021-2022
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Boston University$58,072$59,816
Conway School of Landscape DesignThis school does not have undergraduate programs.
Merrimack College$45,074$46,916
MGH Institute of Health Professions$78,241$83,176
Average$60,462$63,303

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The following table compares 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees between selected colleges. The average graduate tuition & fees is $50,211 for all students. The 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees of selected colleges are increased by 3.18% compared to the previous year.
Among the selected colleges, MGH Institute of Health Professions requires the most expensive graduate tuition & fees of $67,680 and Merrimack College has the lowest graduate tuition & fees of $31,488.
Graduate Tuition & Fess Comparison Between Selected Colleges
Name2020-20212021-2022
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Boston University$57,666$59,418
Conway School of Landscape Design$35,998$35,998
Merrimack College$31,296$32,444
MGH Institute of Health Professions$69,686$72,985
Average$48,662$50,211

Room & Board, Other Living Expenses

The following table compares living costs including room, board, and other expenses between selected colleges. Each cost is in average and may vary by room types, meal plan, and other living styles. For academic year 2021-2022, the average living costs of selected colleges is $17,824 when a student lives on campus and $17,824 when living off campus.
Living Costs Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther ExpensesOther Expenses (living with family)
Boston University $16,840$1,950 $16,840$1,950$3,800
Conway School of Landscape Design -- ---
Merrimack College $15,408$1,450 $15,408$1,450$1,450
MGH Institute of Health Professions -- ---
Average$16,124 $1,700$16,124 $1,700$2,625