Master of Science in Threat and Response Management, Business Continuity Planning, Disaster Recovery

Master of Science in Threat and Response Management

Tuition, Fees, and Funding for Threat and Response Management

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019

The total listed here is an estimated total of the tuition and fees for the Master of Science in Threat and Response Management degree. This total may change based on adjustments to tuition rates or other fees.

Estimated Total Tuition and Fees: $56,234

Course $4,655
Prerequisite Stats Boot Camp $300
Lifetime Transcript Fee $75
Service Fee for Any Tuition or Fees Paid via Credit Card 3%

Tuition does not include books, computer equipment, software licensing fees or living expenses.

Tuition is expected to increase 2-4% per year.

Emerging Leaders in Emergency Preparedness Scholarships

The field of threat and response management is constantly evolving. Emerging threats, from terrorism and cyber security to infectious diseases and climate change, alter our daily lives and affect how we interact with the world. To deal with these emerging threats, we need leaders who can harness innovation, creativity and commitment to help communities, government, health organizations and companies prepare and respond to the challenges of the modern world.

The Emerging Leaders in Emergency Preparedness Scholarships recognize outstanding applicants to the MScTRM program who demonstrate the potential to become leaders in emergency management and would benefit from financial support to complete the program.

To be considered for these scholarships, applicants must:

  • Submit a completed application to the Master of Science in Threat and Response Management program by the Early Decision Deadline on 1 March 2019
  • Complete scholarship application form included in the program application, outlining sources of financial support.

Conditions of Award

  • Multiple scholarships may be awarded each year.
  • The value of each award may vary depending on the quality of applications.
  • The admissions committee will consider both merit and financial need.
  • The scholarship can only be used for tuition to complete the MScTRM program and will be applied automatically to the students’ accounts.
  • The scholarship is only available to students in their first year of the program, and will be disbursed evenly over the Autumn, Winter, and Spring quarters. Funds will not be provided in Year Two of the program.
  • Students must maintain an average GPA of 3.0 to continue receiving the scholarship.
  • Students may hold the scholarship in conjunction with other scholarships, awards and federal aid/loans.
  • The University of Chicago Graham School reserves the right to not award scholarships should no suitable candidates apply.

Other Financial Aid

Students who maintain a two course per quarter schedule are eligible to receive student loans to finance their education at the Graham School. The Graham School has administrative systems in place to assist students in applying for financial aid upon admission to its programs. Please visit our Tuition, Financing, and Billing page.

The Master of Science in Threat and Response Management is proud to participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs. United States military veterans are encouraged to visit our Yellow Ribbon Program page for more details on this program.