Financial Aid

Cost Detail

The cost of attendance (or budget) components are comprised of five elements: average tuition and fees, average books and supplies, allowances for room and board, transportation and personal and miscellaneous.

One way that students can save money on tuition costs over their college careers is to add an additional class beyond 12 credits.  There is a substantial discount beginning at the 13th credit.   For examples of savings, please review FYI-For Your Information.

Several of the components remain the same for every full-time student:

  • Books and supplies: $ 1,200
  • Transportation: $1,846
  • Personal and miscellaneous $1,600

Room and board are modest allowances for students who live at home or off-campus.

  • At Home $1,960
  • Off-Campus $7,840

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Quick View of Average Costs for the 2013-2014 Academic Year

 

Resident

Non-Resident

 Freshman/Sophomore

 

 

 At Home

$17,120

$29,290

 Off Campus

$23,000

$35,170

View the Freshman/Sophomore Total Budget

 Junior/Senior

 

 

 At Home

 

 

 Business

$21,046

$33,216

 Education

$17,354

$29,524

 Engineering

$18,738

$30,908

 College of Arts, Sciences, Letters

$17,354

$29,524

 Off Campus

 

 

 Business

$26,726

$39,096

 Education

$23,234

$35,404

 Engineering

$24,618

$36,788

 College of Arts, Sciences, Letters

$23,234

$35,404

 View the Junior/Senior Total Budget

 Graduate Average Costs

 

 

 Business                                   

 $20,970   

$26,170

 Education

 $17,910

$24,140

 Engineering                             

 $19,918

$25,118

 College of Arts,Sciences, Letters  

 $18,940

$24,140

 Graduate Online Average Costs

 Web Business                          

$22,372

 Web Education

$14,464

Web College Arts Sciences, Letters

View Graduate/Online Graduate Total Budget

$16,712