Graduate Tuition - Chicago and Suburbs

Paying for College

A Benedictine University education is one of the best financial investments a family will make, providing valuable returns throughout a student's lifetime. We are dedicated to helping students and their families make a private education affordable. We offer a variety of financial assistance packages including need-based grants; federal loans; work-study options; and student employment. Visit the Financial Aid website for more information. Click here for information on veteran graduate student aid.

2016-2017

Tuition

On Campus
  Master of Business Administration
Tuition (per credit hour)
$625
  Quarter
Tuition (per credit hour)
Accountancy
Business Administration
Business Analytics
Clinical Psychology
Finance
Leadership
Management Information Systems
Management and Organizational Behavior
Nutrition and Wellness
Public Health
Taxation
$660
  Semester
Tuition (per credit hour)
Clinical Exercise Physiology
Education (M.Ed. and M.A.Ed.)
Linguistics
Nursing
Science Content and Process
$1,030
  Audit (no credit)
Tuition (per credit hour)
$660-$1,030
  Graduate Certificate Programs
Tuition (per credit hour)
$660
  Dual Degree Programs *Tuition for classes in either degree program will be charged at the higher rate of the two programs

Hybrid/Off Campus
  Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)
Tuition (per credit hour)
$575
  Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Reading and Literacy
Tuition (flat rate)
$10,000*
  English as a Second Language (ESL)/Bilingual Endorsement
Tuition (per credit hour)
$330
  *Newly enrolled students may be eligible for a flat tuition rate. Flat rate eligibility requires a minimum class size enrollment at a partner-provided, on-site location.
  Some programs may qualify for partnership tuition eligibility if on-site. Academic partnership approval is required and dual discounts cannot be applied. Flat rate programs do not apply.

Online
  Master of Business Administration
Tuition (per credit hour)
$550
  Master of Science in Management and Organizational Behavior
Tuition (per credit hour)
$685
  Master of Science in Nursing
Tuition (per credit hour)
$650
  Master of Science in Nutrition and Wellness
Tuition (per credit hour)
$685
  Master of Public Health
Tuition (per credit hour)
$650
  Dual Degree Programs *Tuition for classes in either degree program will be charged at the higher rate of the two programs

Administrative Service Charges

  Accelerated On Campus registration/enrollment deposit
(per credit hour)
$125
  Accelerated On Campus Student Service fee for graduate semester students
(per credit hour)
$80
  Accelerated On Campus Student Service fee for graduate quarter students
(per credit hour)
$37.50
  Administrative fee $250
  Advanced placement credit posting fee
(per examination credited)
$20
  Application fee $40
  Certification fee $25
  CLEP posting fee
(per examination credited)
$20
  Diploma red cover $10
  Duplicate diploma fee $25
  Electronic transcript fee $5
  Express transcript mailing
(per address)
$30
  Graduation fee $125
  Hybrid Off Campus registration/enrollment deposit $125
  Hybrid Off Campus Student Service fee
(per term)
$80
  Insufficient Funds (NSF) fee $25
  Late payment fee $100
  Online Programs registration/enrollment deposit $200
  Online Programs Student Service fee
(per credit hour)
$20
  Paper transcript fee $10
  Placement test posting fee $10
  Special examination $5


Students are responsible for securing required textbooks and other educational resources prior to the start of each course.  

All tuition and fees are due to Benedictine University at the start of each course. Full payment for flat rate tuition programs is required within 7 calendar days of the start of the learning team program and is nonrefundable. Benedictine University reserves the right to change tuition, fees, courses and sequencing of courses without notice. Please note that fees are nonrefundable. 

All tuition remission students and consortium students must pay applicable fees such as activity, graduation, health, technology and lab fees. All fees are subject to change without further notice. 

Acceptable forms of payment include: cash, check, money order, American Express, MasterCard, Visa or Discover.
 
Benedictine University has partnered with Higher One to provide interest-free monthly payment options through the TuitionPayment Plan. Students may create budgets to manage their tuition costs per session or per term.

Students utilizing tuition reimbursement can arrange, with Higher One’s TuitionPayment Plan, a single tuition payment due at the end of the term (plus a grace period). Documentation of your eligibility in your employer’s tuition assistance plan must be submitted to the Office of Student Accounts prior to enrolling in this plan.

The School of Graduate,
Adult and Professional Education

For more information, contact
(877) 353-9622 or adultenrollment@ben.edu