Summer Tuition and Fees

  • Summer 2015

    In-State Tuition and Mandatory Fees

    In-State Undergraduate

    • Tuition: based on a per-credit rate of $284.00 per credit
    • Technology Tuition Fee: $18.00 per credit
    • Instructional Fee/Off-Campus Instructional Fee: $30.20 per credit
    • Activity Fee: $12.50 per credit (maximum $150)
    • Registration Fee: $32.00
    • Student Services Fee:  $15.00 per credit

    In-State Graduate

    • Tuition: based on a per-credit rate of $454.00 per credit
    • Technology Tuition Fee: $24.00 per credit
    • Instructional Fee (Master’s): $71.70 per credit
    • Instructional Fee (Doctoral): $95.60 per credit
    • Activity Fee: $12.50 per credit (maximum $150)
    • Registration Fee: $32.00
    • Student Services Fee:  $12.00 per credit

    Out-of-State Tuition and Mandatory Fees

    Out-of-State Undergraduate

    • Tuition: based on a per-credit rate of $710.00 per credit
    • Technology Tuition Fee: $27.00 per credit
    • Instructional Fee/Off-Campus Instructional Fee: $73.72 per credit
    • Activity Fee: $12.50 per credit (maximum $150)
    • Registration Fee: $32.00
    • Technology Fee: $27.00 per credit
    • Student Services Fee:  $15.00 per credit

    Out-of-State Graduate

    • Tuition: based on a per-credit rate of $681.00 per credit
    • Technology Tuition Fee: $36.00 per credit
    • Instructional Fee (Master’s): $107.55 per credit
    • Instructional Fee (Doctoral): $143.40 per credit
    • Activity Fee: $12.50 per credit (maximum $150)
    • Registration Fee: $32.00
    • Student Services Fee: $12.00 per credit

    Non-Pennsylvania Resident Tuition Discount Full-Time Undergraduate

    Find out eligibility and more information on the Admissions website about the Non-Pennsylvania Resident Tuition Discount.

    Non-Pennsylvania Resident Tuition Discount Undergraduate

    • Tuition (current students): based on a per-credit rate of $426.00 per credit
    • Tuition (new admits 2012): based on a per-credit rate of $483.00 per credit
    • Technology Tuition Fee: $27.00 per credit
    • Instructional Fee: $73.72 per credit
    • Activity Fee:  $12.50 per credit (maximum $150)
    • Registration Fee:  $32.00
    • Student Services Fee: $15.00 per credit

    Differential Graduate Tuition Degree Programs

    Students enrolled in the high-demand differential programs will be assessed an additional 5 percent tuition increase. The high-demand differential programs include: Communications Media and Instructional Technology, PhD; English/Composition and TESOL PhD; Curriculum and Instruction DEd, and Administration and Leadership Studies DEd; Master’s MBA/Executive Track; Criminology MA; English/TESOL, MA; Nursing, MS; Safety Sciences, MS; Speech-Language Pathology, MS; and Sport Science, MS.  Students enrolled in the Nursing PhD program and the Clinical Psychology, PsyD program will be assessed an additional 10 percent tuition.

    In-State Differential Graduate Tuition and Mandatory Fees

    • Tuition: based on a per-credit rate of $454.00 per credit
    • Tuition Differential 5%: $23.90 per credit
    • Tuition Differential 10%: $47.80 per credit
    • Technology Tuition Fee: $24.00 per credit
    • Instructional Fee 5% (Master's): $75.29 per credit
    • Instructional Fee 5% (Doctoral): $100.38 per credit
    • Instructional Fee 10% (Doctoral): $105.16 per credit
    • Activity Fee: $12.50 per credit (maximum $150)
    • Registration Fee: $32.00
    • Student Services Fee: $12.00 per credit

    Out-of-State Differential Graduate Tuition and Mandatory Fees

    • Tuition: based on a per-credit rate of $681.00 per credit
    • Tuition Differential 5%: $35.85 per credit
    • Tuition Differential 10%: $71.70 per credit
    • Technology Tuition Fee: $36.00 per credit
    • Instructional Fee 5% (Master's): $112.93 per credit
    • Instructional Fee 5% (Doctoral): $150.57 per credit
    • Instructional Fee 10% (Doctoral): $157.74 per credit
    • Activity Fee: $12.50 per credit (maximum $150)
    • Registration Fee: $32.00
    • Student Service Fee: $12.00 per credit

    Total Distance Education

    Undergraduate

    • Tuition (In State):  based on a per-credit rate of $284.00 per credit
    • Tuition (Out of State): based on a per-credit rate of $327.00 per credit
    • Technology Tuition Fee (In State): $18.00 per credit
    • Technology Tuition Fee (Out of State): $27.00 per credit
    • Off-Campus Instructional Fee (In State): $30.20 per credit
    • Off-Campus Instructional Fee (Out of State): $73.72 per credit
    • Registration Fee: $32.00
    • Student Services Fee: $15.00 per credit

    Graduate

    • Tuition (In State): based on a per-credit rate of $454.00 per credit
    • Tuition (Out of State): based on a per-credit rate of $522.10 per credit
    • Technology Tuition Fee (In State): $24.00 per credit
    • Technology Tuition Fee (Out of State): $36.00 per credit 
    • Instructional Fee - Master’s (In State): $71.70 per credit
    • Instructional Fee - Doctoral (In State): $95.60 per credit
    • Instructional Fee - Master’s (Out of State): $107.55 per credit
    • Instructional Fee - Doctoral (Out of State): $143.40 per credit
    • Registration Fee: $32.00
    • Student Services Fee: $12.00 per credit

    For rates on housing and meal plans, please visit the Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining website.

    Explanation of Fees

    Activity Fee

    This fee is collected from all students and administered through the Student Cooperative Association under regulations approved by the Council of Trustees. This fee covers the cost of student activities in athletics, lectures, entertainment, student publications, etc. The Activity Fee is payable in one sum for the semester. This fee is mandatory and can only be waived or reduced under certain conditions, which are outlined in the Activity Fee Policy.

    Instructional Fee/Off-Campus Instructional Fee

    Instructional fee revenue is used for purchase of library books and periodicals, equipment, and other instructional needs and programs. In addition, the fee covers building maintenance and repair projects.

    Registration Fee

    A registration fee of $32 per semester is assessed to all students.

    Student Service Fee

    Student Service Fee is used to support programming and services supporting the out-of-classroom experience for both undergraduate and graduate students.

    Technology Fee

    Technology fee revenue is used for academic or instructional technology as a direct benefit for students to help them to achieve the learning objectives of their academic programs. This fee covers items such as student computer laboratories, specialized software, hardware, databases, and licensing fees.