Catherine Leahy-Brine
Educational Consultants, Inc.

P.O. Box 128
Weymouth, Ma 02190
Phone 781-331-8826
Fax 781-337-6152
Email: Catherine Leahy Brine


(with or without professional or initial licensure embedded)

The cost of the 36-credit Fitchburg State University Master of Education offered through Catherine Leahy Brine, Inc. is $425 per credit. This cost is the same for Master of Education-only candidates or for candidates who also wish to embed licensure within the 36-credit Master of Education Program. Cost of the program is less with transfer credits. (see transfer policy)

Please note:
Additional Fees:

  • application fee of $50.00 , payable to Fitchburg State (non-refundable)
  • $150 application/processing fee, payable to Catherine Leahy Brine, Inc. (non-refundable)
  • Book and/or materials fees for each course, as determined by each instructor
  • $30 user fee for the Blackboard SEI course, if taken
  • $1000 Practicum fee for Initial License candidates, payable at the time of the Practicum
  • Tuition is made in two equal installment payments: when you begin the program and 6 months or way through the program whichever is sooner.
  • Sallie Mae and Wells Fargo Loans through Fitchburg State University are available. Proof of loan application and approval must be made before the program begins.
  • We accept checks, MasterCard, Visa and American Express. Please note: All credit/debit card payments are subject to a 2% credit card processing fee.

      The full program (no transfer credits) $15,300
      The full program with 3 transfer credits $14,025
      The full program with 6 transfer credits $12,750
      The full program with 9 transfer credits $11,475
      The full program with 12 transfer credits $10,200

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