Jul 13, 2024  
National University Volume 86B-2 Catalog - April 2024 
National University Volume 86B-2 Catalog - April 2024 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees Disclaimer

The Catalog includes the tuition and fees in effect at the time of publication.

Payment method/details must be on record prior to course registration.

Students utilizing tuition assistance programs are responsible for timely payment of tuition and fees to the University, and must recognize this may mean the student must pay the financial obligations to the University before receiving reimbursement from their tuition assistance source.

The University reserves the right to change tuition and fees, as it deems necessary. Prepayment of the entire tuition for a program of study does not exclude a student from changes to tuition and fees. Additionally, students and alumni should be aware that:

  • All applicable tuition is charged and due at the time the student enters NCUOne
  • A one-time only, per program Learning Management Fee of $450 will be charged when a student vests in their first course
  • A course materials fee will be charged per course; fees vary by program
  • The course materials fee includes access to the student’s electronic textbooks; some courses or students may be exempt from these charges

Program Costs 

The cost of the program may vary depending on how many credits are transferred into the program at the University and other factors that may apply such as leveling courses, repeated courses, start date, etc. The information listed below provides an estimated total cost (by program length). Please contact an Enrollment Advisor for further details at 866-776-0331.

As an online university, the University uses the total program tuition cost (which includes the Course Materials Fee (per applicable program) plus the one-time per program Learning Management Fee) in its estimated cost of attendance calculation. Non-institutional grants and scholarships, University affiliation preferred tuition rates, or any other forms of tuition reduction will affect the estimated cost of attendance calculation. The University does not include the room, board, transportation, childcare, or personal expenses in its calculation of the estimated cost of attendance.

Click on the links below to expand the tuition rate information by School/Program:

Non-Degree Tuition Rates

(Refer to https://www.nu.edu/admissions/tuition-2/)

Degree Type Base Per Course Tuition Rate
Non-Degree (Undergraduate) $1,383
Non-Degree (Graduate) $2,760

Total program costs reflected are calculated based on standard degree program credits exclusive of the program’s potential evaluation track. The actual cost of program is determined on the program and track student enters, transfer credits if any and other unique student factors. For more information: please contact Admissions.

NOTE: Tuition rates may vary based on a variety of factors. Contact your Academic and Finance Advisor if you have questions about your tuition rate.

Miscellaneous Fees

Description of Miscellaneous Fees

Fee Amounts

Learning Management Fee, one-time, per program as noted in Total Estimated Cost of Program section.


Official Transcript - Paper Mailed Transcript


Official Transcript - Digital Transcript 


Declined Credit Card Fee


Late Payment Fee


Returned Check Fee


Miscellaneous Fee Information:

  • Official Transcript Fee is charged for each official transcript requested
  • Returned Check Fee is charged if a check is returned for non-sufficient funds
  • Credit Card Declined Fee is charged if a charge to a credit card account is declined

NOTE: All fees are non-refundable.