The cost of attending college or university seems to consistently trend upwards. And while it’s true that you have to be prepared to make a financial commitment to your post-secondary education, there are ways that you can reduce the overall cost. Plan ahead. Compare the costs and benefits of earning an associate degree versus a bachelor’s degree. Explore scholarship opportunities and financial aid. Become informed about available tax credits and deductions. And of course, investigate tuition fees at both public and private institutions. To help you get started, here are the typical costs for a human-computer interaction degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 9,708 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

16% above average compared to other degrees

$ 29,001 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

44% above average compared to other degrees

$ 25,460 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

21% below average compared to other degrees

What do human-computer interaction graduates earn?

Human-computer interaction students make an average of $59,217 per year after graduation. This is 11% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 59,217 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 32% of degrees

N/A
% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

Tuition costs for popular human-computer interaction schools in the US

There are 18 schools in the US that offer a human-computer interaction degree. The human-computer interaction schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are University of Washington-Seattle Campus, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and Indiana University-Bloomington. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in human-computer interaction per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
University of Washington-Seattle Campus$10,974
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities$14,417
Indiana University-Bloomington$10,533
Stony Brook University$9,257
University of Maryland-College Park$10,399
San Jose State University$7,721
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University$13,230
Loyola University Chicago$43,078
Tufts University$54,318
Carnegie Mellon University$53,910

Top US schools for a human-computer interaction degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering human-computer interaction degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
Tufts University15%$54,318
Carnegie Mellon University22%$53,910
Stony Brook University42%$9,257
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute43%$52,305
Bentley University44%$48,000
University of Maryland-College Park45%$10,399
University of Washington-Seattle Campus46%$10,974
College for Creative Studies49%$42,460
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities50%$14,417
SUNY College at Oswego54%$8,191

Cheapest US schools for a human-computer interaction degree

Of the schools in the US that offer a human-computer interaction degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
Missouri Western State University$7,570
San Jose State University$7,721
SUNY College at Oswego$8,191
Iowa State University$8,636
Stony Brook University$9,257
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis$9,334
University of Maryland-College Park$10,399
Indiana University-Bloomington$10,533
University of Washington-Seattle Campus$10,974
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University$13,230

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