Summer Tuition and Fees

Depending on your status and the program of study you choose, summer tuition and fees vary. Below, you'll find tables that provide an estimate of the breakdown and total for taking three or six credits during a summer session.

Costs are broken down by undergraduate and graduate for: in-state, out-of-state, non-resident discount (undergraduate only), and distance (online) education.  There are also different fees for select graduate programs; see the differential graduate tuition tables.

Financial aid may be available! Learn more about financial aid for Summer Sessions.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

In-State (Pennsylvania Resident)

Tuition/Fee Cost Per Credit 3 Credits 6 Credits
Tuition $322.00 $966.00 $1,932.00
Technology Tuition Fee $20.00 $60.00 $120.00
Instructional Fee/Off-Campus Instructional Fee $34.20 $102.60 $205.20
Activity Fee $36.00 $108.00 $216.00
Student Services Fee $17.00 $51.00 $102.00
Registration Fee (One-time fee) $32.00 $32.00 $32.00
Total $1,319.60 $2,607.20

Out-of-State

Tuition/Fee Cost Per Credit 3 Credits 6 Credits
Tuition $463.00 $1,389.00 $2,778.00
Technology Tuition Fee $30.00 $90.00 $180.00
Instructional Fee/Off-Campus Instructional Fee $83.50 $250.50 $501.00
Activity Fee $36.00 $108.00 $216.00
Student Services Fee $17.00 $51.00 $102.00
Registration Fee (One-time fee) $32.00 $32.00 $32.00
Total $1,920.50 $3,809.00

Outside the United States

Tuition/Fee Cost Per Credit 3 Credits 6 Credits
Tuition $798.00 $2,394.00 $4,788.00
Technology Tuition Fee $30.00 $90.00 $180.00
Instructional Fee/Off-Campus Instructional Fee $83.50 $250.50 $501.00
Activity Fee $36.00 $108.00 $216.00
Student Services Fee $17.00 $51.00 $102.00
Registration Fee (One-time fee) $32.00 $32.00 $32.00
Evacuation and Repatriation Fee (One-time fee) $30.00 $30.00 $30.00
Immigration Fee (One-time fee) $100.00 $100.00 $100.00
Total $3,055.50 $5,949.00

Distance (Online)

In-State

Tuition/Fee Cost Per Credit 3 Credits 6 Credits
Tuition $322.00 $966.00 $1,932.00
Activity Fee $36.00 $108.00 $216.00
Technology Tuition Fee $20.00 $60.00 $120.00
Off-Campus Instructional Fee $34.20 $102.60 $205.20
Student Services Fee $17.00 $51.00 $102.00
Registration Fee (One-time fee) $32.00 $32.00 $32.00
Total $1,319.60 $2,607.20

Out of State

Tuition/Fee Cost Per Credit 3 Credits 6 Credits
Tuition $370.00 $1,110.00 $2,220.00
Activity Fee $36.00 $108.00 $216.00
Technology Tuition Fee $30.00 $90.00 $180.00
Off-Campus Instructional Fee $83.50 $250.50 $501.00
Student Services Fee $17.00 $51.00 $102.00
Registration Fee (One-time fee) $32.00 $32.00 $32.00
Total $1,641.50 $3,251.00

Graduate Tuition and Fees

In-State (Pennsylvania Resident)

Tuition/Fee Cost Per Credit 3 Credits 6 Credits
Tuition $516.00 $1,548.00 $3,096.00
Technology Tuition Fee $28.00 $84.00 $168.00
Instructional Fee (Master's) $81.60 $244.80 $489.60
Instructional Fee (Doctoral) $108.80 $326.40 $652.80
Activity Fee $36.00 $108.00 $216.00
Student Services Fee $14.00 $42.00 $84.00
Registration Fee (One-time fee) $32.00 $32.00 $32.00
3 Credits 6 Credits
Total: Master's $2,058.80 $4,085.60
Total: Doctoral $2,140.40 $4,248.80

Out-of-State

Tuition/Fee Cost Per Credit 3 Credits 6 Credits
Tuition $774.00 $2,322.00 $4,644.00
Technology Tuition Fee $40.00 $120.00 $240.00
Instructional Fee (Master's) $122.10 $366.30 $732.60
Instructional Fee (Doctoral) $162.60 $487.80 $975.60
Activity Fee $36.00 $108.00 $216.00
Student Services Fee $14.00 $42.00 $84.00
Registration Fee (One-time fee) $32.00 $32.00 $32.00
3 Credits 6 Credits
Total: Master's $2,990.30 $5,948.60
Total: Doctoral $3,111.40 $6,191.80

High-Demand Programs with Differential Rates

Students enrolled in the following high-demand programs will be assessed an additional differential tuition increase:

Programs charged 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 10 percent above the graduate tuition rate:

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

Programs charged 30 percent above the graduate tuition rate:

  • PhD in Business 

 

The below tables provide an estimate of the costs. Please note the breakdown of totals for Master's and Doctoral tuition differentials.

In-State Differential Graduate Tuition and Mandatory Fees

Tuition/Fee Cost Per Credit 3 Credits 6 Credits
Tuition $516.00 $1,548.00 $3,096.00
Tuition Differential 5% $25.80 $77.40 $154.80
Tuition Differential 10% $51.60 $154.80 $309.60
Tuition Differential 30% $154.80 $464.40 $928.80
Instructional Fee 5% (Masters) $85.47 $256.41 $512.82
Instructional Fee 10% (Masters) $89.34 $256.41 $512.82
Instructional Fee 30% (Masters) $104.82 $314.46 $628.92
Instructional Fee 5% (Doctoral) $113.96 $341.88 $683.76
Instructional Fee 10% (Doctoral) $119.12 $357.36 $714.72
Instructional Fee 30% (Doctoral) $139.76 $419.28 $838.56
Activity Fee $36.00 $108.00 $216.00
Student Services Fee $14.00 $42.00 $84.00
Technology Tuition Fee $28.00 $84.00 $168.00
Registration Fee $32.00 $32.00 $32.00
Total: Master's 5% $2,147.81 $4,263.62
Total: Master's 10% $2,236.82 $4,441.64
Total: Master's 30% $2,592.86 $5,153.72
Total: Doctoral 5% $2,233.28 $4,434.56
Total: Doctoral* 10% $2,326.16 $4,620.32
Total:  Doctoral** 30% $2,697.68 $5,363.36
*Nursing, PhD and Clinical Psychology, PsyD programs only
**Business PhD

Out-of-State Differential Graduate Tuition and Mandatory Fees

Tuition/Fee Cost Per Credit 3 Credits 6 Credits
Tuition $774.00 $2,322.00 $4,644.00
Tuition Differential 5% $38.70 $116.10 $232.20
Tuition Differential 10% $77.40 $232.20 $464.00
Tuition Differential 30% $232.20 $696.60 $1,393.20
Technology Tuition Fee $40.00 $120.00 $240.00
Instructional Fee 5% (Master's) $127.91 $383.73 $767.46
Instructional Fee 10% (Master's) $133.71 $401.13 $802.26
Instructional Fee 30% (Master's) $156.93 $470.79 $941.58
Instructional Fee 5% (Doctoral) $170.54 $511.62 $1023.24
Instructional Fee 10% (Doctoral) $178.28 $534.84 $1,069.68
Instructional Fee 30% (Doctoral) $209.24 $627.72 $1,255.44
Activity Fee $36.00 $108.00 $216.00
Student Services Fee $14.00 $42.00 $84.00
Registration Fee $32.00 $32.00 $32.00
Total: Master's 5% $3,123.83 $6,215.66
Total: Master's 10% $3,257.33 $6,482.66
Total:  Master's 30% $3,791.39 $7,550.78
Total: Doctoral 5% $3,251.72 $6,471.44
Total: Doctoral* 10% $3,391.04 $6,750.08
Total:  Doctoral** 30% $3,948.32 $7,864.64
*Nursing, PhD and Clinical Psychology, PsyD programs only
**Business, PhD 

Distance (Online)

In State

Tuition/Fee Cost Per Credit 3 Credits 6 Credits
Tuition $516.00 $1,548.00 $3,096.00
Technology Tuition Fee $28.00 $84.00 $168.00
Instructional Fee (Master's) $81.60 $244.80 $489.60
Activity Fee $36.00 $108.00 $216.00
Instructional Fee (Doctoral) $108.80 $326.40 $652.80
Student Services Fee $14.00 $42.00 $84.00
Registration Fee (One-time fee) $32.00 $32.00 $32.00
Total (Master's) $2,058.80 $4,085.60
Total (Doctoral) $2,140.40 $4,248.80

Out of State

Tuition/Fee Cost Per Credit 3 Credits 6 Credits
Tuition $593.00 $1,779.00 $3,558.00
Technology Tuition Fee $40.00 $120.00 $240.00
Activity Fee $36.00 $108.00 $216.00
Instructional Fee (Master's) $122.10 $366.30 $732.60
Instructional Fee (Doctoral) $162.80 $488.40 $976.80
Student Services Fee $14.00 $42.00 $84.00
Registration Fee (One-time fee) $32.00 $32.00 $32.00
Total (Master's) $2,447.30 $4,862.60
Total (Doctoral) $2,569.40 $5,106.80

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Questions about fees? Please see the explanation of fees.