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Tuition and Deadlines

Below are tuition expenses and application deadlines for the Penn State Smeal Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management.

Tuition

  • Tuition: Tuition rates are assessed every semester of enrollment.
    Fee for 2017/18: $1,055 per credit

  • Info Technology Fee:

    The information technology fee is assessed each semester and is automatically added to your semester bill.*

    • 9 or more credits: $252
    • 5 to less than 9 credits: $189
    • Less than 5 credits: $86

Deadlines

The certificate program has one intake per year in the fall semester. The deadline for fall applications is June 15.

Applications received after June 15 cannot be assured full consideration. Review of applications for admission will begin in February.

Admission Decisions

Applicants of the graduate certificate program must be admitted by both the certificate program office and the Graduate School at Penn State. The Graduate School will notify the applicant whether or not they meet the Graduate School's baccalaureate degree requirement. Please note however, that acceptance to the Graduate School is not the same as acceptance to the certificate program. Separate correspondence will be sent from the certificate program office indicating whether or not an applicant has been accepted to the certificate program.