Course Fees

In accordance with SUNY policy regarding Fees, Rentals, and Other Charges, Stony Brook University charges the following course-based fees to offset extraordinary costs such as specialized service, specialized supplies and materials, purchasing or maintaining specialized equipment, testing, clinical and practicum activities.

Course fees are associated either with specific courses or based on student status or credit load. Although the University will make every attempt to maintain accurate course fee information, the specific courses and associated fees are subject to change without notice.

Course fees are also collected for students in Dental and Medical programs, as specified by the Bursar's office.

See the color-coded keys below for applicable notes.

S = Increased fee during Summer Session
X = Currently Not Offered
T = Only Specific Topics and/or Terms
C = Additional Chemistry-associated fee

Fees:

Course Title Fee ($) Notes
ANP 300 Human Anatomy 28  
ARS 205 Foundations: Idea and Form 50  
ARS 225 Introductory Digital Art 50  
ARS 264 Ceramics 60  
ARS 274 Beginning Printmaking 50  
ARS 281 Photography I 50  
ARS 325 Theory and Practice of Digital Arts: Print 50  
ARS 326 Theory and Practice of Digital Art: Video 50  
ARS 330 Foundations of 3-D Design 35 X: Currently not offered
ARS 350 Life Drawing and Painting 35  
ARS 352 Painting III: Theory and Practice 35  
ARS 359 Theory and Practice of Conceptual Drawing 35  
ARS 364 Advanced Theory and Practice of Ceramics 60  
ARS 366 Theory and Practice of Sculpture: Modeling, Casting, and Carving 60  
ARS 374 Theory and Practice of Printmaking: Intaglio Processes 50  
ARS 381 Photography II 50  
ARS 466 Advanced Theory and Practice of Sculpture: Installation, Site
Specific and Public Art
60  
ARS 481 Photography III 50  
ARS 491 Special Topics in Studio Theory and Practice 35  
ARS 492 Special Topics in Studio Theory and Practice 35  
ARS 520 Special Projects for M.F.A. Candidates 35  
ARS 525 Electronic Media 50  
ARS 540 Graduate Photo Studio 50  
ARS 551 Graduate Painting Studio 35  
ARS 560 Graduate Sculpture Studio 60  
ARS 561 Graduate Ceramics and/ or Ceramic Sculpture Studio 60  
BCP 403 Principles of Pharmacology Laboratory 100  
BCP 404 Advanced Pharmacology Laboratory 100  
BIO 204 Fundamentals of Scientific Inquiry in the Biological Sciences I 59  
BIO 205 Fundamentals of Scientific Inquiry in the Biological Sciences IIA 59  
BIO 207 Fundamentals of Scientific Inquiry in the Biological Sciences IIB 59  
BIO 311 Techniques in Molecular and Cellular Biology 59  
BIO 327 Developmental Genetics Laboratory 59  
BIO 335 Animal Physiology Laboratory 59  
BIO 340 Zoology 59  
BIO 341 Plant Diversity 59  
BIO 343 Invertebrate Zoology 59  
BIO 344 Chordate Zoology 59  
BIO 352 Ecology Laboratory 59  
BIO 364 Laboratory Techniques in Cancer Biology 59  
BIO 365 Biochemistry Laboratory 59  
BIO 366 Molecular Microbiology Laboratory 59  
BIO 367 Molecular Diversity Laboratory 59  
BIO 371 Restoration of Aquatic Ecosystems 59  
BIO 380 Entomology 59  
BIO 511 Topics in Biotechnology 62  
BIO 515 Current Topics in Microbiology 62  
BME 212 Biomedical Engineering Research Fundamentals 154  
BME 313 Bioinstrumentation 154  
BME 404 Essentials of Tissue Engineering 154  
BME 441 Senior Design Project in Biomedical Engineering 154  
CDT 208 Introduction to Media Technology 50  
CDT 317 Interactive Media, Performance, and Installation   M: See Music Fee Chart
CDT 318 Movie Making: Shoot, Edit, Score 50  
CDT 341 Sound Design 50  
CEA 511 Drawing Techniques 35  
CEB 546 Topics in Biotechnology 62  
CEB 548 Current Topics in Microbiology 62  
CEH 510 Painting 35 X: Currently not offered
CHE 129 General Chemistry IA   C: Additional Chemistry-associated fee
CHE 131 General Chemistry IB   C: Additional Chemistry-associated fee
CHE 132 General Chemistry II   C: Additional Chemistry-associated fee
CHE 133 General Chemistry Laboratory I 45  
CHE 134 General Chemistry Laboratory II 45  
CHE 143 Honors Chemistry Laboratory I 45  
CHE 144 Honors Chemistry Laboratory II 45  
CHE 152 Molecular Science I   C: Additional Chemistry-associated fee
CHE 303 Solution Chemistry Laboratory 45  
CHE 304 Chemical Instrumentation Laboratory 45  
CHE 327 Organic Chemistry Laboratory 45  
CHE 357 Molecular Structure and Spectroscopy Laboratory 45  
CHE 383 Introductory Synthetic and Spectroscopic Laboratory
Techniques
45  
CHE 384 Intermediate Synthetic and Spectroscopic Laboratory Techniques 45  
CIV 340 Civil Engineering Materials Laboratory 150  
CIV 341 Geotechnical Engineering Laboratory 150  
CIV 342 Water Resources and Environmental Engineering Laboratory 150  
CIV 441 Senior Design II 150  
CME 310 Chemical Engineering Laboratory I: Unit Operation and
Fundamentals
75  
CME 320 Chemical Engineering Lab II: Chemical and Molecular Engineering 75  
CME 410 Chemical Engineering Laboratory III: Instrumentation, Material
Design and Characterization
75  
CME 420 Chemical Engineering Laboratory IV: Senior Thesis 50  
CME 440 Process Engineering and Design I 75  
CME 441 Process Engineering and Design II 75  
DAN 165 Contemporary Dance I 25  
DAN 166 Ballet Technique I 25  
DAN 167 Jazz Dance Technique I 25  
DAN 168 World Dance I 25  
DAN 365 Contemporary Dance II 25  
DAN 366 Ballet Technique II 25  
DAN 368 Dance Improvisation 25  
DAN 465 Contemporary Dance III 25  
DAN 467 Jazz Dance Technique III 25  
ESE 314 Electronics Laboratory B 101  
ESE 324 Electronics Laboratory C 101  
GEO 309 Structural Geology 69  
GEO 403 Sedimentation and Stratigraphy 69  
HAL 210 Emergency Care of Athletic Injuries 20  
HBM 321 General Microbiology Laboratory 55  
JRN 310 News III: Reporting, Writing and Production for Broadcast 100  
MAR 101 Long Island Sound: Science and Use 100  
MAR 104 Oceanography 34  
MAR 301 Environmental Microbiology 100  
MAR 303 Long Island Marine Habitats 100 or 276 S: Increased fee during Summer Session
MAR 305 Experimental Marine Biology 100  
MAR 308 Principles of Instrumental Analysis 30  
MAR 320 Limnology 50  
MAR 333 Coastal Oceanography 26  
MAR 349 Introduction to Biological Oceanography 100  
MAR 352 Introduction to Physical Oceanography 200  
MAR 355 Coastal Cultural Experience 200  
MAR 370 Marine Mammals 34  
MAR 375 Marine Mammal and Sea Turtle Rehabilitation 50  
MAR 376 Biology and Conservation of Sea Turtles 24  
MAR 380 Ichthyology 100  
MAR 384 Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 24  
MAR 385 Principles of Fishery Biology and Management 50  
MAR 395 Topics in Marine Environmental Sciences 50 or 132 S: Increased fee during Summer Session T: Only Specific Topics and/or Terms
MAR 531 Long Island Marine Habitats 132  
MEC 225 Fundamentals of Machining Practices 50  
MEC 316 Mechanical Engineering Lab I: Sensors and Instrumentation 100  
MEC 317 Mechanical Engineering Laboratory II 100  
MEC 440 Mechanical Engineering Design I 165  
MEC 441 Mechanical Engineering Design II 165  
MUS 122 Beginning Keyboard   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 141 Keyboard Harmony A   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 142 Keyboard Harmony B   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 161 Piano   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 163 Harpsichord   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 165 Violin   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 166 Viola   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 167 Cello   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 168 String Bass   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 169 Classical Guitar   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 170 Flute   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 171 Oboe   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 172 Clarinet   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 173 Bassoon   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 175 Horn   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 176 Trumpet   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 177 Trombone   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 180 Percussion   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 182 Voice   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 187 Other Instruments   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 189 Beginning Jazz Improvisation   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 262 University Orchestra   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 263 University Wind Ensemble   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 264 Big Band Jazz Ensemble   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 265 Workshop in Performance   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 266 Guitar Workshop   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 267 Jazz Combo   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 290 Vocal Repertory   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 322 Tonal Harmony II   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 340 Introduction to Music Technologies   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 361 Piano   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 363 Harpsichord   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 365 Violin   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 366 Viola   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 367 Cello   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 368 String Bass   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 369 Classical Guitar   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 370 Flute   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 371 Oboe   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 372 Clarinet   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 373 Bassoon   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 375 Horn   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 376 Trumpet   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 377 Trombone   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 380 Percussion   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 382 Voice   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 387 Other Instruments   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 388 Fundamentals of Accompanying   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 391 Chamber Music   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 434 Orchestration   M: See Music Fee Chart
MUS 437 Electronic Music   M: See Music Fee Chart
PHY 123 Physics for Life Sciences Laboratory I 23  
PHY 124 Physics for Life Sciences Laboratory II 23  
PHY 133 Classical Physics Laboratory I 23  
PHY 134 Classical Physics Laboratory II 23  
PHY 141 Classical Physics I: Honors 23  
PHY 142 Classical Physics II: Honors 23  
PHY 252 Modern Physics Laboratory 23  
THR 115 Stagecraft 25  
THR 216 Introduction to Visual Interpretation 25  
THR 305 Lighting and Sound Laboratory 25  
THR 307 Performance Laboratory 25  
THR 320 Production I 25  
THR 321 Production II 25  
THR 323 Costume Design 25  
THR 337 Advanced Technical Theatre 25  

Music Fees:

Student Status Fee
Non majors and minors, enrolled in 1-3 credits of MUS courses below $25
Non majors and minors, enrolled in 4-6 credits of MUS courses below $50
Non majors and minors, enrolled in 7-or more credits of MUS courses below $75
Applied music lessons for non-music majors, in addition to regular course fees $160
Music Major; fee charged regardless of course choice or load $215
MA and Music PhD students; fee charged regardless of course choice or load $240
MM and DMA students; fee charged regardless of course choice or load $290
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