Master of Arts in Art History

Tuition and Housing


Tuition and fees for the full MA program (three semesters of full-time study) will be: 

  • USD 21,000 – for U.S. citizens, permanent residents of the United States, or Canadian citizens
  • EUR 19,000 – for citizens of countries other than the United States or Canada

Outstanding applicants will be considered for fellowships and other forms of financial support. 

John Cabot participates in the Title IV Federal Direct Loan Programs for graduate students from the US. Include our school code: G33293 on your FAFSA. For more information, please contact [email protected]


John Cabot University assists students admitted to the program in finding suitable housing in Rome. The cost of housing is not included in the tuition for the degree. Please note, the spaces are limited. Students can enter preferred housing options on the housing application; however, the actual placement may vary based on the availability and the date of submission. For more information see the graduate housing page or contact [email protected]

Summer Sessions

Duration: 6 weeks (Summer I), 5 weeks (Summer II), 
Housing Deposit: $1000 / €1000 (Summer I); $1000 / €1000 (Summer II) 
Application Deadline (including housing deposit): April 15 (Summer I), May 15 (Summer II, April 15 (Both Summer I & II)
Full payment Deadline: April 30 (Summer I), May 30 (Summer II), April 30 (Both Summer I & II)

Graduate Studio Apartments Single use or double use apartment
Summer I 2022 (6 weeks) $2,200 / €1,950
Summer II 2022 (5 weeks) $2,200 / €1,950

Fall and Spring Session

Please note that to apply for the Studio Apartment Option, you must apply to the Fall and Spring semester at the same time.  

Duration: 20 weeks (Fall 2022), 20 weeks (Spring 2023)
Housing Deposit: $1000 / €1000, (Fall 2022), $1000 / €1000 (Spring 2023)  
Application Deadline: June 1 2022 (Fall 2022 and Spring 2023)
Full payment Deadline: July 30 (Fall 2022 ), November 30 (Spring 2023)

Graduate Studio Apartments Single use or double use apartment
Fall 2022 (20 weeks) $8,500 / €7,400
Spring 2023 (20 weeks) $8,500 / €7,400

Housing Refund: See Housing Refund and Cancellation Schedule for details.