PHD Doctor of Philosophy in Information Technology Information Assurance and Security specialization
Cost & Transfer Credits
This tuition estimate is effective July 8, 2013, and is subject to change.
- Quarterly tuition $4,655
- Quarterly tuition for comprehensive examination and dissertation courses $4,175
- Tuition per colloquium $1,495
You may take one to three courses per quarter.
You are responsible for the cost of travel, accommodations, food, and other expenses associated with residency requirements.
Use our tuition calculator to estimate your actual costs and see what types of funding you may be eligible for.
Many students save substantially by transferring credits from regionally accredited or internationally recognized institutions into their Capella program. For this specialization you could transfer in all 32 of your elective credits from your master's degree. The maximum transfer credit allowed into this specialization is 32 credits.
*The average program tuition calculations assume that learners transfer in their elective credit and take two courses per quarter. 1 quarter for the comprehensive exam, and the minimum of 8 quarters for dissertation for a total program time of approx. 4 years. Individual time to complete and total program cost vary and are subject to individual learner progress and amount of courses taken per quarter.
This average program tuition cost does not reflect any discounts or grants. Book fees, residency travel and lodging fees are also not included.