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Funding

We are pleased to offer a generous annual stipend, tuition and fee waiver and health insurance for the duration of the program. Students can focus on their research, coursework and developing professional skills. Additionally, Worcester’s affordable cost of living means the stipend goes far.  

Current Annual Stipend (2021-2022)

$34,000

Additional Student Benefits

  • Full waiver of tuition and fees
  • Comprehensive health insurance at no cost to you
    • Optional dental and vision insurance
  • Transition assistance for incoming first year students 
  • Periodic cost of living increases
  • Many students also supported by fellowships and training grants 
  • Students graduate with very little debt, $4,500 on average