School of Professional Studies

Calendar & Tuition

Transforming Leaders. Transforming Healthcare.

Key Program Dates - Class of 2018, beginning August 2016

Participants will have access to the program’s online learning environment in June 2016 to familiarize themselves with online learning, to get acquainted with their peers, and to prepare for the program with selected readings.

key program dates


Tuition for the Class of 2018, beginning study August 2016: $85,000 US

The comprehensive tuition covers the 16-month academic program and related fees. It does not include travel or room and board for the residential sessions at Brown University, or any books and materials that may be required for courses.

Estimated Program Costs

$200 Application Fee
$85,000 16-Month Program Fee
$6,000 Estimated Lodging/Meal Costs during On Campus Sessions
$1,500 Estimated Texts/Books/Supplies
$92,700 US Estimated Total Cost (travel costs are not included)

Brown’s Program fee is split evenly and billed/payable across three academic periods.

Billing Dates

A non-refundable $1,500 program deposit is due within 15 days of notification of acceptance and will be credited to program fee payment.

First Payment Billing: June 1, 2016 Due: August 1, 2016 $27,833
Second Payment Billing: November 1, 2016 Due: January 1, 2017 $27,833
Third Payment Billing: March 1, 2017 Due: May 1, 2017 $27,834

Paying for your Education

The majority of students enrolled in this program are self-supported and/or supported in part by their employers. The University offers an installment payment plan, which allows billed costs to be spread out over time. Students entering the program may be eligible for federal loans or veteran’s programs and can receive information and assistance from the Financial Aid Office at Brown University. 

Limited scholarship support may be awarded to select candidates who have a record of outstanding achievements and demonstrate the potential to contribute significantly to peer-to-peer learning that is valued so highly in the program. The scholarship committee will consider scholarship applications from candidates who are admitted to the program, complete a scholarship form, and provide documentation regarding their financial circumstances. For information about EMHL scholarships, contact a program representative at or call 401-863-2700.