Paying For College

2015-2016 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.

Tuition per credit hour Residency Status
Kansas Resident $ Non-Kansas Resident $
Traditional Undergraduate    
Traditional Undergraduate courses 260 588
School of Nursing courses 285 613
School of Business courses 305 633
Online Undergraduate    
Traditional Online Undergraduate courses 335 335
School of Nursing Online courses 360 360
School of Nursing RN to BSN 319 319
School of Business Online courses 380 380
Bachelor of Health Sciences courses 335 335
Traditional Graduate    
Traditional Graduate courses 357 727
School of Nursing Graduate courses (MSN) 448 775
School of Nursing Graduate courses (PMHNP) 448 775
School of Business Graduate courses (MBA) 448 775
Masters of Accountancy (MAcc) 448 775
Doctorate of Nursing Practice courses (DNP) 544 544
Online Graduate    
Traditional Online Graduate courses 455 455
School of Nursing Online Graduate courses (MSN) 522 522
School of Nursing Online Graduate courses (PMHNP) 522 522
School of Business Online Graduate courses (MBA) 522 522
Distance Education    
Undergraduate Distance Education courses 335 335
Graduate Distance Education courses 455 455
Other Programs    
Early Start Option / Concurrent Enrollment program 130 NA
Early Start Option Online 168 NA
Plan 2 + 2 courses 335 335
CLS/CT/MRI & Sonography courses 349 349
SAS Radiation Therapy courses 359 359
School of Law
School of Law courses 686 1,071
LLM NA 1,125
  • Residency qualifications are defined here.
  • 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