Tuition and fees are payable in U.S. currency and are due on the published due date for each semester. If a student defers to a later cohort, tuition rates for the semesters attended later will apply. Tuition is expected to increase between 4% – 5% per year.
Tuition by Program
Program tuition and fees are as follows. These rates may change without notice. Additional fees apply to all students in all programs (see general fees table).
|Tuition – $839 Per Credit Unit (30 Credit Units)||$25,170|
|Optional Thesis (3 Credits)||$2,517|
|Thesis Committee Fee||$1,050|
For the cohort starting in 2017, the PA program tuition cost per credit is locked for the entirety of the program duration.
Total tuition for the program is $79, 200 plus fees, spread across six semesters, as displayed below.
Tuition is due two weeks prior to the semester start date.
Always refer to your curriculum schedule for the most up-to-date tuition payment schedule.
1. A Technology and Library fee of $135 per semester, due with each semester’s tuition.
2. A graduation fee due with your graduation application when coursework is complete.
3. Charges for all inter-library loan articles that you personally request.
|Tuition – $839 Per Credit Unit (Minimum 46 Credits)||$38,594|
|Scholarly Project Fee||$2,000|
|Tuition – $839 Per Credit Unit (Minimum 90 Credits)||$75,510|
|Scholarly Project Fee||$2,000|
|Tuition – $725 Per Credit; 133 Credits (minimum credits required)||$96,425|
|Estimated Course Fees (PT 701, 704, 726, 736, 754, 755, 764, TherapyEd)||$775|
For cohorts starting in 2017, the DPT program tuition cost per credit is locked for the entirety of the program duration.
|Tuition – $839 Per Credit Unit (65 Credit Units)||$54,535|
|Dissertation Committee Fee||$3,000|
|Clinical Electrophysiology Lab Fee (CE Concentration Area Only)||$160|
|Tuition $839 Per Credit Unit; 32 to 37 Credit Units Depending on Curriculum Choice||$26,848 – $31,043|
|Tuition – $839 Per Credit Unit (37 Credits)||$31,043|
|Capstone Fee (For Two Committee Members)||$1,950|
|Tuition – $839 Per Credit Unit (24 Credits)||$20,136|
Methods of Payment
Tuition and fee payments may be made by phone, by regular mail, on-line, or in person with a check, credit card, or money order.
Late Payment Fees
Tuition payments that are made after the published due date for a semester incur a late payment fee of $100.00.
Discontinuance and Tuition Refund Policy
A student may withdraw from the University and apply for a refund of paid tuition and program fees by notifying the University Registrar. The student’s withdrawal date is the date of such notification. The amount of paid tuition and program fees refundable is based on the student’s withdrawal date and is calculated according to the following schedule:
|Withdrawal Date||Amount of Paid Tuition and Program Fees Refundable|
|Before the start of the semester through the Add/Drop date||100%|
|After Add/Drop date||0%|
Authorized refunds are scheduled for payment within 30 days of the student’s withdrawal date.
|Alumni OVID Access (On-line Library; Per Year Upon Request)||$250|
|Doctor of Nursing Practice Application Fee||$50|
|Express Mail Fee||$25|
|Graduation Fee (All Degree Programs)||$150|
|In Progress Fee (With Contract; Per Course)||$250|
|Incomplete Fee (With Contract; Per Course)||$50|
|Institutional Review Board (IRB) Fees
NOTE: Students enrolled in a University program prior to May 1, 2013 who are required to submit a project to the IRB to comply with their graduation requirements, may submit one project to the IRB without being subject to the IRB processing fee.
|Interlibrary Loan Fee (First 10 Articles/Year are Free)||$6 per Article|
|Limited-Residency Degree Programs Application Fee||$150|
|Official Transcript Fee||$10 Per Transcript|
|Technology & Library Fee (Per Semester; All Degree Programs)||$135|