Tuition & Financial Aid

The 2018–2019 tuition rates for the Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity Risk Management are detailed below.

Total tuition for the program is $17,292*.

Tuition breakdown by semester.
Summer 2020 Tuition Fall 2020 Tuition Spring 2021 Tuition
$1,441 per credit hour $1,441 per credit hour $1,441 per credit hour
$4,323 per 3-credit course $4,323 per 3-credit course $4,323 per 3-credit course

Student Financial Aid

For information on loans and other financial assistance, please contact the Office of Student Financial Services. The office is located in Room G-l9 of the Healy building on the University's Main Campus.

Federal Student Aid

As a student at the School of Continuing Studies, you may be eligible for federal financial aid. To determine eligibility for financial aid, you must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). You should also answer the fall/spring survey posted on the personal tab of MyAccess in addition to the FAFSA. Georgetown's Federal Student Aid code is 001445.​

To be eligible for Federal Student Loans, you must be enrolled at least half-time as determined by the University Registrar.

Summer Financial Aid

Summer 2019

If you are applying for financial aid for the 2019 summer academic term, you should complete both the 2018–2019 FAFSA and the 2019 summer survey. 2019 summer surveys are posted on the personal tab of MyAccess.​

Military Benefits

Georgetown University Veteran Resources connects military students and veterans with the resources they need to successfully transition from combat to classroom and from classroom to new career. This includes help navigating the admissions process, applying for financial aid and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs education benefits, academic assistance, and preparing to re-enter the workforce.


Georgetown School of Continuing Studies provides a number of service-based scholarships as well as scholarships for students with affiliations with certain organizations. The School of Continuing Studies also participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program for U.S. veterans.

Georgetown University has a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) through the CyberCorps™ Scholarship for Service Program to provide scholarships to students to earn degrees critical for cybersecurity in exchange for service in the form of employment in a governmental cybersecurity position.

External scholarship opportunities are also available.

Helpful Financial Aid Websites

For more information, please contact