Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees

Even with the tuition rate increase, Park University remains among the most affordable option for those pursuing higher education – private or public.

  • Military Times – Park University’s School of Business is recognized as the No. 2 “Best for Vets” business school in the country among private colleges/universities in the country, according to Military Times. Overall, Park ranks No. 12, which includes public and for-profit schools.
  • U.S. News & World Report (U.S. News Short List) – Park University is ranked as the 10 th least expensive private college/university in the country, based on 2016-17 tuition and fees.
  • Washington Monthly – Park University is ranked No. 3 overall in the country and No. 2 among private colleges/universities on the publication’s “Best Four-Year Colleges for Adult Learners” list.
  • PayScale College ROI Report – Park University is ranked among the top private colleges/universities in the country offering the best annual return on investment for 2016. For students who live on campus, not including financial aid, Park ranks No. 2 in the country; doe students who live off campus, Park ranks No. 5.
  • Victory Media – Park University was recognized by the publishing company for the 8 th consecutive year as a Military Friendly School, recognizing the top colleges, universities, community colleges and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace military students and dedicate resources to ensure their success.
TUITION RATES 2017-18 RATE
UNDERGRADUATE
Undergraduate (including Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Face-to-Face) $399/credit hour
Students may qualify for one of the following special undergraduate tuition rates:  
      Military (includes Active Duty, Active Duty Dependents, Reservists, and National Guard) $250/credit hour
      Veterans (includes Veterans and Veteran Dependents using GI Bill, Reservist Dependents, and National Guard Dependents) $339/credit hour
      Federal Government Employees (includes Federal Government Employees and Dependents) $339/credit hour
ACCELERATED and ONLINE NURSING PROGRAMS
Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-to-BSN) Degree Completion Program
      Elective Courses $399/credit hour
      BSN Completion Courses $435/credit hour
Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-to-BSN) Degree Completion Program - Military (includes Active Duty, Active Duty Dependents, Reservists, and National Guard)
      Elective Courses $250/credit hour
      BSN Completion Courses $346/credit hour
Online Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-to-BSN) Degree Completion Program - Veterans
      Elective Courses $339/credit hour
      BSN Completion Courses $390/credit hour
GRADUATE
Graduate Tuition $549/credit hour
Students may qualify for one of the following special graduate tuition rates:
      Military (includes Active Duty, Active Duty Dependents, Reservists, and National Guard) $408/credit hour
      Veterans (includes Veterans and Veteran Dependents using GI Bill, Reservist Dependents, and National Guard Dependents) $485/credit hour
      Federal Government Employees (includes Federal Government Employees and Dependents) $485/credit hour
Applied Music $565/credit hour


RESIDENTIAL STUDENT CHARGES  
Room and Laundry Fee (per semester)  
      Chesnut Hall Single $2675/
Double $1,674
      Copley Quad Single $3,681/
Double $2,250
Board Fee (per semester) All Access $1,750/
Block Plans $1,500
Guaranteed Room Deposit (payable upon acceptance) $100


FEES AND CHARGES  
Application/Evaluation Fee $35 (domestic)
$75 (international)
Technology Fee for undergraduate Parkville Daytime $10/credit hour
Student Life Fee (Parkville) $50/semester
Individual Course Fee* $20-50
End-of-Course Exam Fee $200
Health Insurance** $463.50/semester
Commencement/Diploma/Certificate Fee $75 (undergraduate)
$125 (graduate)
      2nd degree with initial order $50
      Diploma (2nd copy within one year of graduation) $25
      Diploma (2nd copy after one year of graduation) $75
International Student Orientation Fee (for new Park University F-1 visa students) $150
Additional I-20 Express Mailing Fee (First I-20 express mailing is free) $40
Bookkeeping Charge $20
Teacher Placement File $15
Transcript Request Fee $12
      Express Processing Fee (To be processed within 24 hours) $10
Dual Credit Course Tuition $90/credit hour
      Dual Credit Matriculation Fee $50
Validated Learning Equivalency (VLE)  
      Petition Fee $50
      Fee for each awarded hour $35/credit hour
Returned Check Charge $30
Late Payment Charge $20
Audit 1/2 tuition and full fees
Master of Business Administration Instructional Fee $75/credit hour


* Some individual courses carry a course fee. These courses are designated by “$” on schedules.
** Applies to all F-1 and J-1 international students. For international student athletes, the cost is $750 per semester, as it also provides coverage for accidents and sicknesses that occur while participating in intercollegiate sports. Cost of Student Health Insurance is subject to change without notice.