The admissions process is an evaluation that requires submission of an admissions application and official academic documents (and academic transcripts and test scores when appropriate). We encourage applicants to follow the steps below when submitting an application.
- Complete Free Graduate Admission application
- Upload unofficial transcripts to your application.
- Request official transcripts from your college.
Special Student is granted to candidates who wish to take courses as a non-degree seeking student. The Special Student (Non-Degree) Application must be completed and submitted to the Office of Admissions. The student is limited to 6 semester credits and are not eligible for financial aid and/or institutional scholarships. International students cannot apply for “Special Student” status.
Cost of Attendance
Your financial guarantee form must reflect that you have adequate financial support to meet the cost of attendance. Please refer to the annual estimated cost of graduate attendance.
Annual Estimate of Cost of Attendance
Fall & Spring Semester
|Tuition & Fees*||Full-Time (6 Credits)||12 Credits per Year|
|Education, Biology for STEM Educators, and Counseling programs||$631 per credit||$7,572|
|Communication, Science, and Business Programs||$782 per Credit||$9,384|
|Theology and Bioethics||$537 per credit||$6,444|
*International Student fee = $250.
** International students are billed the university health insurance rate at $1,392 per year.
Yasdanee Valdes Ed.D.
Associate Director of Graduate and Online Admissions