Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership - Estimated Program Costs:


Application fee  (Billed/Payable to Brown) $200
EMHL 16 Month Program fee * (Billed/Payable to Brown) $85,000
Estimated Lodging/Meal Cost during on campus curriculum $4,500
Estimated Texts/Books/Supplies $1,500
Total Estimated Program Costs $91,200

* The EMHL Program fee is evenly split and billed/payable across three enrollment periods within the 16 month period.

Financing Options


The majority of students enrolled in this program are self-supported.  If external support is not sufficient then the following options are also available:

  • Federal Unsubsidized Stafford Loan Borrowing (US Citizens Only) - Up to $10,250 available for each of three curriculum periods.  A Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is required for consideration of these loans.  Contact us at GS_Financial_Aid@brown.edu for specific instruction on pursuing these funds.
  • Credit-Based Education Loan Borrowing - Borrow up to your total program costs less other resources through the loan of your choice.  Eligibility is based on credit.  International applicants will require a credit worthy U.S. co-signer.  Contact us at GS_Financial_Aid@brown.edu for additional information.
  • Brown University's Installment Payment Plan - Pay your Brown billed expenses monthly through our convenient Installment Payment Plan.
  • External Funding Sources - Research outside organizations for grant and/or scholarship opportunities.

Here's an example of one student who has used a combination of employer sponsorship, Brown's installment Payment Plans, and education loans to completely finance her cost of attendance for the Executive Masters Program:

Executive Masters Program Period 1 Period 2 Period 3 Total
Program Fee (after $1,500 deposit) $27,833 $27,833 $27,833 $83,500
Less Employer Sponsorship/Funding $12,000 $12,000 $12,000 $36,000
Less Brown Installment
Payment Plan (est. $1,434/month x 14 payments)
$6,692 $6,692 $6,693 $20,077
Balance Due to Brown $9,141 $9,141 $9,141 $27,423
Estimated Meals/Lodging $1,500 $1,500 $1,500 $4,500
Estimated Books/Texts Costs $500 $500 $500 $1,500
Total Outstanding Cost $11,141 $11,141 $11,141 $33,423
Less Education Loan $11,141 $11,141 $11,141 $33,423
Balance $0 $0 $0 $0

Please contact us at GS_Financial_Aid@brown.edu to discuss your circumstances and to determine if Brown's Executive Masters Program might be an afforable investment for you.