Graduate Tuition and Fees

Rates listed are for the 2022-23 school year.

In-State Graduate Tuition and Mandatory Fees

Per-credit tuition and fees

Tuition no maximum $516.00 per credit
Technology Tuition Fee no maximum $ 28.00 per credit
Instructional Fee (Master's) no maximum $ 81.60 per credit
Instructional Fee (Doctoral) no maximum $108.80 per credit
Activity Fee $432 maximum $ 36.00 per credit
Wellness Fee $240 maximum $ 20.00 per credit
Student Services Fee no maximum $ 14.00 per credit

Flat fees

Registration Fee $32.00 flat fee
Transportation Fee $18.00 flat fee
I-Card Fee $ 7.50 flat fee

Out-of-State Graduate Tuition and Mandatory Fees

Per-credit tuition and fees

Tuition no maximum $774.00 per credit
Technology Tuition Fee no maximum $ 40.00 per credit
Instructional Fee (Master's) no maximum $122.10 per credit
Instructional Fee (Doctoral) no maximum $162.60 per credit
Activity Fee $432 maximum $ 36.00 per credit
Wellness Fee $240 maximum $ 20.00 per credit
Student Services Fee no maximum $ 14.00 per credit

Flat fees

Registration Fee $32.00 flat fee
Transportation Fee $18.00 flat fee
I-Card Fee $ 7.50 flat fee

Differential Tuition

Programs charged at 5 percent above the graduate tuition rate

  • Administrative and Leadership Studies, DEd
  • Criminology, PhD
  • Curriculum and Instruction, DEd
  • English/Composition and Applied Linguistics, PhD
  • English/Literature and Criticism, PhD
  • MBA, Executive Track
  • Media and Communications Studies, PhD
  • Nursing, MS
  • Safety Sciences, MS
  • Safety Sciences, PhD
  • Speech-Language Pathology, MS
  • Sport Science, MS

Programs charged at 10 percent above the graduate tuition rate

  • Nursing, PhD
  • Administrative and Leadership Studies, PhD 
  • Clinical Psychology, PsyD

 Programs charged at 30 percent above the graduate tuition rate

  • Business, PhD

In-State Differential Tuition

Per-credit tuition and fees

Tuition w/ 5% Differential no maximum $541.80 per credit
Tuition w/ 10% Differential no maximum $567.60 per credit
Tuition w/ 30% Differential no maximum $670.80 per credit
Instructional Fee (Master's) w/ 5% Differential no maximum $ 85.47 per credit
Instructional Fee (Master's) w/10% Differential no maximum $ 89.34 per credit
Instructional Fee (Master's) w/30% Differential no maximum $104.82 per credit
Instructional Fee (Doctoral) w/ 5% Differential no maximum $113.96 per credit
Instructional Fee (Doctoral) w/ 10% Differential no maximum $119.12 per credit
Instructional Fee (Doctoral) w/ 30% Differential no maximum $139.76 per credit
Technology Tuition Fee no maximum $ 28.00 per credit
Activity Fee $432 maximum $ 36.00 per credit
Wellness Fee $240 maximum $ 20.00 per credit
Student Services Fee no maximum $ 14.00 per credit

Flat fees

Registration Fee $32.00 flat fee
Transportation Fee $18.00 flat fee
I-Card Fee $ 7.50 flat fee

Out-of-State Differential Graduate Tuition and Mandatory Fees

Per-credit tuition and fees

Tuition w/ 5% Differential no maximum $  812.70 per credit
Tuition w/ 10% Differential no maximum $  851.40 per credit
Tuition w/ 30% Differential no maximum $1,006.20 per credit
Instructional Fee (Master's) w/ 5% Differential no maximum $   127.91 per credit
Instructional Fee (Master's) w/10% Differential no maximum $   133.71 per credit
Instructional Fee (Master's) w/30% Differential no maximum $   156.93 per credit
Instructional Fee (Doctoral) w/ 5% Differential no maximum $   170.54 per credit
Instructional Fee (Doctoral) w/ 10% Differential no maximum $   178.28 per credit
Instructional Fee (Doctoral) w/ 30% Differential no maximum $   209.24 per credit
Technology Tuition Fee no maximum $    40.00 per credit
Activity Fee $420 maximum $    36.00 per credit
Wellness Fee $240 maximum $    20.00 per credit
Student Services Fee no maximum $    14.00 per credit

Flat fees

Registration Fee $32.00 flat fee
Transportation Fee $18.00 flat fee
I-Card Fee $ 7.50 flat fee

Important Notes

  • All graduate students will be assessed a per-credit tuition rate.
  • Students are charged tuition and fees based upon the student level at which they are admittedTherefore, if you are a graduate student taking undergraduate credits, you will be assessed at the graduate tuition rate.
  • Residency reclassification questions should be directed to the Registrar's Office, Clark Hall, 724-357-2217.
  • Distance Education students will be charged at a per-credit rate.

Questions about fees? Please see the explanation of fees.