Tuition and Fees

2014-15 Student Fees—Full-Time Students

Tuition (per semester for 12 to 17 credit hours) – $11,912
Room and Board (60% Board and 40% Room, double occupancy, includes Hesston Wellness Center membership) – per semester – $3,953
Technology Fee – per semester – $195

2014-15 Student Fees—Part-Time Students

Tuition Per Hour For Credit for all hours if taking
   6 to 11 credit hours per semester – $993
   1 to 5 credit hours per semester – $496
Tuition Per Hour For Audit for all hours if taking
   6 to 11 hours per semester – $75
   1 to 5 audit hours – $75
Online Tuition Per Hour if taking only online courses – $325
Technology Fee (6 to 11 hours per semester) – $87
   (1 to 5 hours) – $0

Part-Time Rate for High School Students

Per hour of credit if taking 1 to 5 hours – $124
Per hour of credit if taking 6 to 11 hours – $248

High School students are those younger than 20 without a high school diploma or G.E.D. High school rates apply for the first 15 cumulative hours of study taken by an individual student. Beginning with the 16th cumulative hour of credit, normal part-time student rates will apply.

Part-Time Rate for Senior Citizens

Senior Citizen Attender Fee – $30
Per hour for all hours audited – $75
Per hour for all hours for credit if taking 6 to 11 hours – $248
Per hour for all hours for credit if taking 1 to 5 hours – $124

Senior citizen includes those 60 and older.

Other Charges

Per Hour Overload Charge (hours in excess of 17 per semester) – $496
Nursing Fees
   Freshman Clinical Fee (Fall $465, Spring $665) – $1,130
   Sophomore Clinical Fee (Fall $680, Spring $680) – $1,360
Nursing Electronic Site License (Nurs 107 – $190; Nurs 207 – $118)
Advanced Standing Background Check (readmit, transfer and L.P.N. students) – $55
Private Music – $275
Science Laboratory Fee (Chem and BiSc courses which include lab) – $80
Additional fees assessed for some classes, off-campus trips and special situations – see course schedule

Student Health Insurance (Aug. 17, 2014 to Aug. 16, 2015) – $1,112
Intercollegiate Sports Insurance Fee (mandatory for all athletes) – $150

Credit by Exam
   Exam Fee – $50
   Per Hour – $50
Early Exam Fee – $50
Transcript Fee (first copy free) – $5
Room Deposit – $50
Single room per semester (in addition to base room rate) – $770

Summer Fees

Tuition (per hour) – $496
Room and Board (per week) – $247
Audit (per hour) – $75
Tuition (per hour) for independent study, cooperative education, etc. – $496

Aviation Fees

Knowledge Test Fee for Ground School (estimate per test) – $150
Avia 102 Private Pilot – $8,800
Avia 220 Instrument Flight I – $2,500
Avia 221 Instrument Flight II – $5,850
Avia 225 Mountain Flying – $1,670
Avia 230 Commercial Flight I – $10,700
Avia 231 Commercial Flight II – $8,300
Avia 232 Multi-Engine – $4,620
Avia 240 Certified Flight Instructor – $4,750
Avia 241 Certified Flight Instructor – Instrument – $3,000
Avia 260 Airline Training Orientation Program – $900
Avia 270 Advanced Multiengine – $7,370

Hours flown in excess of curriculum plan are charged at current rates. Aviation rates are subject to changes in fuel cost or program revisions.

Air Traffic Control Fees

Avia 112 Air Traffic Basics I – $425
Avia 113 Air Traffic Basics II – $750
Avia 212 Air Traffic Basics III – $1,625
Avia 213 Air Traffic Basics IV – $1,750

Payment Plans, Student Financial Policies

Catalog 2014-15