University of Mary Tuition and Fees

At just over half the average tuition of American private colleges, the University of Mary is one of the most affordable private universities in the nation. If you have any questions about our tuition and fees, or need help with financial aid, please contact our admissions team at 800-288-6279.

Pricing listed on this page is effective starting Fall 2017. The information on this page is intended to estimate overall costs. Fees and other financial information on the website are subject to change.

Graduate Tuition

All Courses - Per Credit $590.00
All Other On-Line Course Per Credit $590.00
Occupational Therapy Per Trimester* $9,460.00
Physical Therapy Per Trimester*  $9,840.00
Summer/Part-Time OT Per Credit $700.00
Summer/Part-Time PT Per Credit $730.00
Nursing - FNP program (other course/program fees also apply to this program)  $590.00
Education - Doctorate $635.00
Audit of Lecture Course - Per Credit $295.00
Distance Learning Fee Per Course $130.00
Credit Produced by Outside Group but Granted By University of Mary $85.00

* A full-time graduate student is one enrolled in 9 or more credit hours per semester.

** Distance Learning fee is not applied to "Nursing - Other Online Graduate Programs".

Application for Admission - Graduate (Non-refundable) $45.00
Technology Fees - Per Credit (All courses except Distance Ed.) $25.00
Distance Learning Fee Per Online Course $130.00
Graduation $100.00
Transcript Evaluation for Educational Credential $45.00
University Center/Wellness Center Fee (per semester) $125.00
Parking - Main Campus $50.00
Parking - Satellite Locations $25.00
Security - Full Time (per semester) $100.00
Security - Part Time (per credit) - Main Campus $8.33
Security - Part Time (per credit) - Satellite Locations $5.00

Social Work* $60.00
Nursing* $750.00 - $1,000.00
Education $25.00 - $100.00
Student Liability Insurance (per year) $35.00
Student Liability Insurance (per year) Nurse Practitioner $85.00



Practica fees vary and are based on length of time and program area requirements.

*Applicable only to Clinical Courses

CLEP Testing - Administrative Fee $25.00
CLEP Testing - Test Fee to CLEP $80.00
DSST Testing - Administrative Fee $25.00
DSST Testing - Test Fee to DSST $80.00
Course Validation - Graduate Awarded Credit Fee $100.00


Continuing Education Credit (CEU) - 10 Contact Hours = 1.0 CEU $20.00 minimum
Graduate Workshop/Conference Credit - 15 Contact Hours = 1.0 GWC credit $50.00
Graduate Classroom Credit - *15 Instruct. Hrs = 1.0 Course Credit  $85.00



Graduate Classroom Credit

     * 15 Instructional Hours = 1.0 Course Credit

     * 30 Outside Study Hours/Credit: $75.00


* - Reflects HEA Credit Hour Definition mandate effective 07/01/2011

All workshop participants will pay a $10 non-refundable pre-registration fee. All telephone reservations will be mailed a confirmation form which must be returned with the pre-registration prior to the published cut-off date. When a workshop is offered during the academic year, all full-time students will pay the workshop fee if they wish to attend. However, when credit is granted and it is within their first 18 hours, there would be no additional cost to the student. Any hours above 18 credit hours would be chargeable to the student at the current rate.