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Graduate Tuition and Fees


  • The graduate education Saint Francis University provides is funded primarily from tuition, which is set annually and varies per program. In addition, there may be fees for expenses associated with food, insurance, facilities, technology, and travel. Totals vary based on number of courses or labs with special fees and addition of student health insurance.

    2018-19 Tuition and Fees 

  • Graduate Tuition and Fees Summary

    Tuition per program estimates are based on current year tuition rates. Rates subject to change annually.

    If you take 9 credits or more a semester you are required to have proof of health insurance or purchase University's Student Health Insurance by contacting Student Health at 472-3008.

    ProgramCreditsTuition
    per credit
    Tuition
    per semester
    Tuition
    per program
    Health Insurance
    per semester
    Technology Fee
    per semester
    Program Fee
    Master of Business Administration36-48$875$2,625 - $7,875
      (3-9 credits)
    $31,500 - $42,000$0 - $1,803no technology fee 
    Master of Human Resource Management 

    Online Master of Human Resource Management
    30$875$2,625 - $7,875
    (3-9 credits)
    $26,250$0 - $1,803no technology fee 
    Doctor of Physical Therapyvaries$1095$9,855 - $19,710                 
    (9-18 credits)
    varies$0 - $1,803$600$650 (4th-6th year)
    Master of Occupational Therapyvaries$1120 $16,800 - $20,160 (15-18 credits) varies$0 - $1,803$600$650 (4th-5th year)
    Master of Physician Assistant Sciencevaries$1120$13,440 - $20,160                 
    (12-18 credits)
    varies$0 - $1,803$600$650 (4th-5th year)
    Master of Health Science30$660$3,960 
    (6 credits)
    $19,800no health insuranceno technology fee 
    Master of Medical Science33 (20 transfer credits accepted)$840 $2,520 - $3,360 
    (3-4 credits)
    $10,920no health insuranceno technology fee 
    Master of Cancer Care46$750 $2,250 - $6,750
    (3-9 credits)
    $34,500no health insuranceno technology fee 
    Master of Nursing Leadership / Education33$625 $1,875 - $5,625  
    (3-9 credits)
    $20,625$0 - $1,803no technology fee 
    Master of Education30-36$735 (net of  scholarship)$2,205 - $6,615  
    (3-9 credits)
    $22,050 - $26,460$0 - $1,803no technology fee 
    Master of Education Superintendent Certification20$735 (net of scholarship)$2,864   
    (4 credits)
    $14,700$0 - $1,803no technology fee 

     

    Room & Board Options
    The University does not provide on-campus housing options for Graduate Students. For recommendations on off-campus housing options, please see your program coordinator.
    Meal Plan Fees
    Meal Plan FeesPer Semester
    Platinum (unlimited meals / $125 Bonus)
    Assigned to all incoming resident students. Students may change after the second week of class.
    $3,102
    Gold (14 meals per week / $155 Bonus)$3,018
    Silver (10 meals per week/$185 Bonus)$2,896
    Bronze (5 Meals per week / $550 Bonus)**$2,406
    For more information, see Meal Plan Descriptions

     

    Lab & Course Fees
    Laboratory and Course Fees
    These fees are dependent on credits of registration for qualifying courses or labs.
    Physical Therapy (All courses with lab, per course)$145
    Occupational Therapy (All courses with lab, per course)$145
    Education: 429, 430, 431, 432$80
    Education: 450$110
    Education: 451$210
    Exercise Physiology: 305, 330, 400$140
    Physician Assistant: 405 $455
    Physician Assistant: 420, 422, 423. 425, 426, 428, 429, 430, 431, 432, 451, 452$720
    Psychology:  302, 303$50  
     Psychology: 314$55  
    Psychology: 415 $130  
    Nursing 200$85  
    Nursing: 300 , 301, 302, 303$250  
     Nursing: 401, 402, 404 $300 
    Nursing: 405, 411 $160  
    Communications:  201, 202, 205, 301, 305, 308, 311$130  
    Ferm: 295,301, 401  $130 
    Fine Arts 115 $65  
    American Sign Language: 112, 201,202, 203, 250, 312$40  
    American Sign Language:  305 $230 
    Music Lesson Fee  $360 
    Marine Science 101 

    $165 

     
    Marine Science: 102, 103, 106, 108, 109, 111-119, 121-124 $80  
     Marine Science 104$275  
    Marine Science 105 $90  
    Marine Science Certificates 101 $210  
    Marine Science Certificates 105, 121 $175  
    Marine Science Certificates: 102, 103 $225  
    Marine Science Certificates 118 $200  
    Marine Science Certificates 124 

    $150 

     
    Aviation fees - Private Pilot Cert PP1 $7000  
    Aviation fees - Private Pilot Cert PP2 

    $7000 

     
    Aviation fees - Instrument Pilot Cert PP3 

    $7000 

     
    Aviation fees - Instrument Pilot Cert PP4 

    $7000 

     
    Aviation fees - Commercial Pilot Cert PP5 $8500  
    Aviation fees - Commercial Pilot Cert PP6 

    $8500 

     
    Aviation fees - Commercial Pilot Cert PP7 $8500  

     

    Contingent Fees
    Contingent Fees
    Application Fee$30
    Application Fee (Master of Medical Science/Health Science)$55
    Graduation Fee (payable whether or not the student attends commencement)$195
    Occupational Therapy Fee (4th-5th year / per semester) $650
    Physical Therapy Fee (4th-6th year / per semester)$650
    Physician Assistant Fee (4th-5th year / per semester)$650
    Vehicle Registration: Resident $125
    Vehicle Registration: Full-Time Commuter $100
    Special Exam Fee$30
    Official Transcript$20
    Audit Fee (per credit)$550