Tuition rates & technology fees

Tuition rates, fees, and course schedules are subject to change. For more information and details about student billing, visit Office of Business Operations — Student Accounts.

Continuing and Distance Education 2017-18 tuition rates

Courses (semester-based)

Fall 2017 & Spring 2018

Subject to change based on Board of Regents approval.
Undergraduate: $311 per unit of credit
Graduate: $498 per unit of credit
MBA: $652 (domestic) per unit of credit
International: $449-$1,055 per unit of credit
Note: Non-resident and supplemental tuition may be assessed for online courses and internships. Students may incur additional fees for some courses offered primarily to on-campus students (i.e. sections coded '01', '02', '03', etc. as opposed to sections that begin with '6').  More information about these tuition and fees can be found at

Technology fee

$38 per course

University Documents Fee

Students enrolled in degree-seeking, distance programs will be assessed a $100 University Documents Fee after applying for graduation at the end of their program. This fee replaces the transcript fee and application for graduation fee. New students will only be assessed this fee once in their lifetime.

Students enrolled in non-degree seeking, distance courses and programs will not be assessed the fee, unless they move from non-degree to degree seeking, in which case the fee will be assessed for the degree seeking program. 


Tuition and fees may vary for workshops. Please see specific workshop information for details or call 319-273-2121 or 800-648-3864.

Guided Independent Study

Fall 2017 & Spring 2018 (effective for enrollments processed on or after July 1, 2017):

  • $246 per unit of credit (undergraduate or graduate)
  • $10 enrollment fee per course
  • $38 technology fee per online course

How to enroll