Tuition Rates

The tuition rates listed below are effective for the 2019-20 academic year (July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020).

CityU is a private, nonprofit institution, regionally accredited university. The costs associated with the operation of the university and its academic programs are supported primarily by tuition and fee revenues. When you enroll at CityU, you assume responsibility for the payment of tuition and fees, in accordance with its financial policies as outlined in the catalog and here:

  • Tuition is due on the twentieth of every month a student is enrolled, prior to the month in his or her course begins.
  • All fees are due at the time the cost is incurred.
  • Students are responsible for purchasing course materials and textbooks separately.
  • CityU reserves the right to change tuition and fee schedules for any given term without prior notice.
  • Once a term begins, no changes in tuition or fees will be made that affect the student that term.
School of Education
Undergraduate 100-400 Level Courses $400/credit
M.Ed. Courses $520/credit
MIT Courses $520/credit
School of Arts and Sciences
Undergraduate 100/200 Level Courses $390/credit
Undergraduate 300/400 Level Courses $456/credit
MA Counseling Courses $630/credit
Post-Graduate Chemical Dependency Courses $1,200/each
Professional School Counseling Courses $695/credit
School of Applied Leadership
M.Ed. Adult Education Courses $541/credit
M.Ed. Educational Leadership Courses $695/credit
MAL/MS Courses $695/credit
Doctoral Courses $742/credit
Doctoral Comprehensive Exam $2,000/each
Doctoral Dissertation & Continuation Courses $1,000/each
School of Management
Undergraduate 100/200 Level Courses $390/credit
Undergraduate 300/400 Level Courses $456/credit
Undergraduate Tech Institute Courses $489/credit
Graduate Courses $695/credit
Doctoral Courses $742/credit
Doctoral Dissertation & Continuation Courses $1,000/each
International F-1 Tuition
Undergraduate 100/200 Level Courses $480/credit
Undergraduate 300/400 Level Courses $546/credit
Undergraduate Tech Institute Courses $579/credit
Graduate Courses $845/credit
Doctoral Courses $892/credit
Doctoral Dissertation & Continuation Courses $1,150/each
Washington Academy of Languages
ELP Level 4-8 Courses $800/each
ELP Level 1-3 Courses $1,600/each
ELP Level 0 $7,000
Full-time Active Duty Military Undergraduate Courses $166/credit
Full-time Active Duty Military Graduate Courses $312/credit
P-BAM: per 5 credit block $1,195/each
P-BAM: per 15 credit block $3,585/each
P-BAM: per 20 credit block $4,780/each
Application Fee $50
Apostille Fee $30
Alumni Audit per Course $450
Challenge Course Fee $450
Diploma Authentication Fee $15
Diploma Re-Issue Fee $50
English Language Testing Fee $70
Final Degree Audit Application Fee $100
Late Registration Fee $100
Official Transcript Fee - online $13
Official Transcript Fee - on-site $18
Prior Learning Portfolio Fee: 0-15 Credit Evaluation Fee $500
Prior Learning Portfolio Fee: 16-30 Credit Evaluation Fee $1,000
Prior Learning Portfolio Fee: 31-45 Credit Evaluation Fee $1,500
Albright School of Education
Graduate Courses $513/credit
School of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Courses $609/credit
School of Management
Undergraduate 100/200 Courses $390/credit
Undergraduate 300/400 Courses $456/credit
Distance Learning Programs
Undergraduate 100/200 Courses $390/credit
Undergraduate 300/400 Courses $456/credit
Graduate Programs per Credit $695/credit
Application Fee $50
Apostille Fee $30
Alumni Audit per Course $450
Challenge Course Fee $450
Diploma Authentication Fee $15
Diploma Re-Issue Fee $50
English Language Testing Fee $70
Final Degree Audit Application Fee $100
Late Registration Fee $100
Official Transcript Fee - online $13
Official Transcript Fee - on-site $18
Prior Learning Portfolio Fee: 0-15 Credit Evaluation Fee $500
Prior Learning Portfolio Fee: 16-30 Credit Evaluation Fee $1,000
Prior Learning Portfolio Fee: 31-45 Credit Evaluation Fee $1,500
Refund begins on first day of session Percentage of refund
100% 50% 0%
10-week session Up to day 7 Day 8 - 21 22+ days
5-week session (1st) Up to day 1 Day 2 - 7 8+ days
5-week session (2nd) Up to day 1 Day 2 - 7 8+ days
Start of Session Last Day for 100% Refund Last Day for 50% Refund
10 Week - Regular 7/8/2019 7/14/2019 7/28/2019
10 Week - Distance Learning 7/8/2019 7/14/2019 7/28/2019
5 Week - Regular 7/8/2019 7/8/2019 7/14/2019
5 Week - Distance Learning 7/8/2019 7/8/2019 7/14/2019
5 Week 2 - Regular 8/19/2019 8/19/2019 8/25/2019
5 Week 2 - Distance Learning 8/19/2019 8/19/2019 8/25/2019
Start of Session Last Day for 100% Refund Last Day for 50% Refund
10 Week - Regular 10/7/2019 10/13/2019 10/28/2019
10 Week - Distance Learning 10/7/2019 10/13/2019 10/28/2019
5 Week - Regular 10/7/2019 10/7/2019 10/13/2019
5 Week - Distance Learning 10/7/2019 10/7/2019 10/13/2019
5 Week 2 - Regular 11/18/2019 11/18/2019 11/24/2019
5 Week 2 - Distance Learning 11/18/2019 11/18/2019 1/24/2019
First Day of Session Last Day for 100% Refund Last Day for 50% Refund
10 Week - Regular 1/6/2020 1/12/2020 1/26/2020
10 Week - Distance Learning 1/6/2020 1/12/2020 1/26/2020
5 Week - Regular 1/6/2020 1/6/2020 1/12/2020
5 Week - Distance Learning 1/6/2020 1/6/2020 1/12/2020
5 Week 2 - Regular 2/17/2020 2/17/2020 2/23/2020
5 Week 2 - Distance Learning 2/17/2020 2/17/2020 2/23/2020
Start of Session Last Day for 100% Refund Last Day for 50% Refund
10 Week - Regular 4/6/2020 4/12/2020 4/26/2020
10 Week - Distance Learning 4/6/2020 4/12/2020 4/26/2020
5 Week - Regular 4/6/2020 4/6/2020 4/12/2020
5 Week - Distance Learning 4/6/2020 4/6/2020 4/12/2020
5 Week 2 - Regular 5/18/2020 5/18/2020 5/24/2020
5 Week 2 - Distance Learning 5/18/2020 5/18/2020 5/24/2020

For more detailed International Students tuition information, please visit our International Students page. Questions about tuition? Contact an admissions advisor.

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