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Tuition/Room & Board 2016-17

Full-Time Students



Tuition (10–18 hours) $7,450 $14,900
Room and Board
Residence hall students carry a minimum of 12 hours
$3,235 $6,470
Program fee starting at
Fees vary by program
$325 $650

Total – Direct Costs



Additional hours above 18 hours per semester is $370 per hour.

Part-Time Students

Tuition per hour $740
Audit Fee per hour $740
Program Fee (1–5 hours) 50% of rate
Program Fee (6–9 hours) 75% of rate

A part-time student who audits or retakes a class is expected to pay at the regular part-time rate the amount which he would pay if the class were taken for credit.

Seminary Students


Tuition per semester (10–16 hours) $3,725
Room and board $3,235
Program fees $225


Tuition per hour (1–9 hours per semester) $370
Program fee per semester (1–5 hours) $115
Program fee per semester (6–9 hours) $170

Seminary Summer Sessions

One-week Sessions

Tuition per credit hour $370
Room and board: Contact Admission for available options

Summer school tuition is due at registration and is non-refundable.


Program Fee

The program fee covers the use of the library, post office box rental, registration expenses, use of athletic and fitness facilities, computer labs, computer network access, and laboratory and supply fees associated with most courses. The fee will vary according to the student’s program. The fee also covers the Concert, Opera & Drama series tickets and admission to intercollegiate games for those taking six hours or more. The program fee will be billed at the beginning of each semester. All privileges covered by the program fee are forfeited if a student withdraws for any reason during the course of the school year

Program Fee per Semester $325–600

Non-Program Fees


ACT Residual Test $33
Reservation (new student)* $250
Reservation (returning student)* $50
* Credited against the first month’s tuition and fees

Automobile Registration

Per semester $100


Validation examination fee per examination $50
TOEFL examination fee $25


Associate’s and Bachelor’s degrees $100
Master’s, Master of Divinity degrees $100
Doctor’s degree $115
Diploma reorder $40
Nursing pinning $160


Instrument rental per semester $100

Registration and Records

Add a course $5
Drop a course $5

Explanation of Non-Program Fees

Reservation Fee

A reservation fee of $250 is required to hold a reservation. The reservation fee is not refundable unless the University cancels the student’s reservation.


Graduation fees include the cost of the diploma and the rental of academic regalia and are payable in full whether the candidate receives the degree in person or in absentia.