Graduate Program Tuition and Fees

Tuition for College of Education Graduate Programs

Graduate program tuition in the College of Education is assessed at a flat semester rate for students enrolled in the 11-month MAT program. Students enrolled in the 22-month Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT), Master of Education (M.Ed.), and Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) programs and the Licensure programs are billed at a per credit hour rate for all credits enrolled. Graduate students may be eligible for grants or scholarships in aid and also may qualify for student loan assistance. The following rates apply:

11-Month Master of Arts in Teaching Program, Elementary (39 Credit Program)

  • Standard Rate: $9,230 per semester
  • Alumni Rate: $7,385 per semester
  • PCW Rate: $7,385 per semester
  • Lutheran Rate: $7,385 per semester

11-Month Master of Arts in Teaching Program, Secondary (36-39 Credit Program)

  • Standard Rate: $9,230 per semester
  • Alumni Rate: $7,385 per semester
  • PCW Rate: $7,385 per semester
  • Lutheran Rate: $7,385 per semester

22-Month Master of Arts in Teaching 

  • Standard Rate: $710 per semester credit
  • Alumni Rate: $568 per semester credit
  • PCW Rate: $568 per semester credit
  • Lutheran Rate: $568 per semester credit

Master of Education Programs

  • Standard Rate: $697 per semester credit
  • Alumni Rate: $558 per semester credit
  • PCW Rate: $558 per semester credit
  • Lutheran Rate: $558 per semester credit

Education Program Specific Fees

  • MAT 551-554: $305
  • MAT 591-594: $70 per credit
  • EDCI 599: $300
  • EDEL 537: $300
  • EDAD 650: $365
  • EDAD 652: $305
  • EDRD 550: $300
  • EDSP 598 and 599 $300
  • EDHP 519 and 520 $300

Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) Program

  • Standard Rate: $880 per semester credit
  • Alumni Rate: $704 per semester credit

Tuition for Juris Doctor Program – Boise, Idaho

  • $975 per credit
  • Deposit of $300

Tuition for Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (MA TESOL) Program

  • Standard Rate: $9,230 per semester
  • Alumni Rate: $7,385 per semester
  • Lutheran Rate: $7,385 per semester

Tuition for Master of Arts in Psychology:  Community Psychology (MA PSY) Program

  • Standard Rate: $760 per semester credit
  • Alumni Rate: $608 per semester credit

Tuition for Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program

  • Standard Rate: $940 per semester credit
  • Alumni Rate: $752 per semester credit

Miscellaneous Fees

Admission Application Fee:

Varies depending on program

Certificate Completion Fee:

$100 for all students that wish to complete a Certificate Program

Deferred Payment Plan Charge:

Students who opt to pay their tuition on a monthly payment plan are assessed a charge of $35 per term.   

Directed Study Fees:

$300 Flat fee in addition to any tuition fee assessed for the credit hours enrolled. (See Directed Study Policy)

Graduation Fees:

$100 for all students applying to graduate

Late Payment Fees:

A late payment fee of $75 per term is assessed on accounts that are not paid by the due date of each term. 

Transcript Fee: 

  • $5 each
  • Same-Day Processing Fee: $15

Tuition Deposit

(Due after admission acceptance): $300

Other Expenses

  • Estimated cost of books: $600 per semester
  • Optional Student Medical Insurance: Medical insurance premiums must be paid directly to the insurance company along with submission of an annual application. The policy period runs from August 1 through July 31 of the following year. Informational brochures are available from Student Services, the Nurse’s Office, Athletics, or in Luther 200.