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2017-2018 Tuition & Fees

Tuition and fees are established by the Washburn University Board of Regents and are subject to change by the Board of Regents. The tuition charge per credit hour is applicable to all parts of term such as regular semester, evening programs, etc., whether taken for credit or as an auditor. The tuition and fees listed below are in effect for the Fall 2017, Spring 2018 and Summer 2018 academic terms.


Tuition per credit hour Residency Status
Kansas Resident $ Non-Kansas Resident $
Traditional Undergraduate    
Traditional Undergraduate courses 281 636
School of Nursing courses 326 681
School of Business courses 326 681
Online Undergraduate    
Traditional Online Undergraduate courses 363 363
School of Nursing Online courses 408 408
School of Nursing RN to BSN 335 335
School of Business Online courses 408 408
Bachelor of Health Sciences courses 363 363
Traditional Graduate    
Traditional Graduate courses 387 786
School of Business Graduate courses (MBA) 484 838
Masters of Accountancy (MAcc) 484 838
Online Graduate    
Traditional Online Graduate courses 493 493
School of Nursing Online Graduate courses (MSN) 589 589
School of Nursing Online Graduate courses (PMHNP) 589 589
Doctor of Nursing Practice courses (DNP) 589 589
School of Business Online Graduate Courses (MBA) 565 565
Distance Education    
Undergraduate Distance Education courses 363 363
Graduate Distance Education courses 493 493
Other Programs    
Early Start Option / Concurrent Enrollment program 141 NA
Early Start Option Online 182 NA
Plan 2 + 2 courses 363 363
CLS/CT/MRI & Sonography courses 378 378
SAS Radiation Therapy courses 359 359
School of Law
School of Law courses 742 1159
LLM NA

1,125

  • All undergraduate courses are billed at resident rates for the summer term.

Activity fees are charged to all students taking one or more classes on campus,except

during the summer term, according to the following schedule:

Enrollment $
3 - 5 credit hours 27
6 or more credit hours 55