Tuition and Financial Aid



  • Radio and Internet Personality (Tuition Fee) $ 9,000.00
  • Registration Fee (non-refundable) $ 60.00
  • Total $ 9,060.00


  • Digital Graphic Design and VFX Technologies (Tuition Fee)$ 9,000.00
  • Registration Fee (non-refundable)$ 60.00
  • Total$ 9,060.00


  • Basic Programming and Systems Administration (Tuition Fee)$ 10,000.00*
  • Registration Fee (non-refundable)$ 60.00
  • Total$10,060.00

  • Video Production and Editing (Tuition Fee)$ 12,000.00*
  • Registration Fee (non-refundable)$ 60.00
  • Total$12,060.00

  • Music Recording/Audio Specialist (Tuition Fee) $ 15,000.00*
  • Registration Fee (non-refundable)$ 60.00
  • Total$15,060.00

Financial Aid and Payment Options:

A full range of financial aid options are available to eligible students including, Federal PELL Grants, Subsidized and Unsubsidized Stafford Loans and Parent Loans (PLUS). Supplemental Career loans are also available through participating lenders. We also offer “interest-free” payment plans. Students may file a FAFSA online or contact the school for assistance from our Financial Aid Office. If you have questions please call 518 438 7682.

Financial Aid is only for those who qualify. For students wishing to receive financial aid, whether in the form of grants, student loans or parent loans, the applicant must first complete a FAFSA – Free Application for Federal Student Aid. To transmit the results to The New School, applicants should use the New School OPE code 021822.

What is available / Maximum Amounts:
  900 Hour Programs 1200 Hour Programs 630 Hour Programs
Pell Grant 6195 8260 4337
Stafford Subsidized Loan
Dependent Student 3500 5000 2450
Independent Student 3500 5000 2450
Stafford Un-Subsidized Loan
Dependent Student 2000 2667 1400
Independent Student 6000 8000 4200
Parent Loan
Dependent Student Full cost of tuition and room and board if needed Full cost of tuition and room and board if needed

Net Price Calculator

This calculator is intended to provide estimated net price information (defined as estimated cost of attendance — including tuition and required fees, books and supplies, room and board (meals), and other related expenses — minus estimated grant and scholarship aid) to current and prospective students and their families based on what similar students paid in a previous year. Click here to Launch the calculator