Military Tuition & Fees

Undergraduate Fees

  Excelsior Course Option Multi-Source Option Description
Admission (waived for military servicemembers for all undergraduate degree programs except for the School of Nursing) $80 $80 A preliminary review of transcripts and training credits (includes projected outline of remaining degree requirements) is offered as an option for military servicemembers. Military servicemembers proceed to enroll directly.
Enrollment* $130 (waived through June 30, 2014 for military service members only) $740 Official evaluation of transfer credits, academic advisement, and academic program planning for the first year.
Certificate Program $50 $50 Review and process of student files for certificate conferral upon completion.
Annual Student fee $0 As long as you take 6 credits each year until your Excelsior College course credit obligation is met, otherwise $70. $495‡ annually Library services, academic advising, evaluation of transfer credit, and academic program planning.
Graduation $130 $495 *** Final review and processing of student records for degree conferral and issuance of diploma.
Course Credit Requirement Associate in Applied Science in Technical Studies or Associate in Applied Science in Administrative/ Management Studies: Minimum of 6 Excelsior College course credits. None Minimum number of Excelsior College course credits.
Other Associate and Bachelor degrees: Minimum of 12 Excelsior College course credits. None
Tuition** for Military Servicemembers and family members $250 $250 Per credit tuition cost for all undergraduate courses.

† Optional for Active Duty, Reserve and National Guard.

* Military servicemembers and their spouse/family members receive a $50 credit toward the enrollment fee if they enroll within 6 months of paying the admission application fee.

** An additional $20 non-matriculation fee is charged to non-enrolled students taking Excelsior College courses.

‡The increased student service fee will be billed to those currently enrolled whose Service Expiration date is after July 1, 2012.

***Students enrolled in the Multi-source option will receive a $15 per credit discount on the Graduation Fee.

Military Servicemembers: The undergraduate application for admission and preliminary review are optional for you unless you are applying to an undergraduate nursing degree program. Learn more by visiting your branch-specific Getting Started page.

Army Soldiers: Enrollment, student services, and graduation administrative fees are waived for select degree programs under the College of the American Soldier (CAS) Enrollment Option. In exchange for waiving these administrative fees, Army soldiers agree to take a minimum number of Excelsior course credits toward their degree requirements.

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