Tuition and Fees

2015-16 Student Fees—Full-Time Students

Tuition (per semester for 12 to 17 credit hours) – $12,412
Room and Board (60% Board and 40% Room, double occupancy, includes Hesston Wellness Center membership) – per semester – $4,072
Technology Fee – per semester – $205

2015-16 Student Fees—Part-Time Students

Tuition Per Hour For Credit for all hours if taking
   6 to 11 credit hours per semester – $1,034
   1 to 5 credit hours per semester – $517
Tuition Per Hour For Audit for all hours if taking
   1 to 11 hours per semester – $75
Online Tuition Per Hour if taking only online courses – $325
Technology Fee (6 to 11 hours per semester) – $102
   (1 to 5 hours) – $0

Part-Time Rate for High School Students

Per hour of credit if taking 1 to 5 hours – $129
Per hour of credit if taking 6 to 11 hours – $258

High School students are those younger than 20 without a high school diploma or G.E.D. High school rates apply for the first 11 cumulative hours of study taken by an individual student. Beginning with the 12th 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 – $258
Per hour for all hours for credit if taking 1 to 5 hours – $129

Senior citizen includes those 60 and older.

Other Charges

Per Hour Overload Charge (hours in excess of 17 per semester) – $517
Nursing Fees
   Freshman/Junior Clinical Fee (Fall $795, Spring $600) – $1,395
   Sophomore Clinical Fee (Fall $890, Spring $890) – $1,780
Advanced Standing Background/Drug Screen Check/Nursing Central (readmit, transfer and L.P.N. students) – $200
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, 2015 to Aug. 16, 2014) – $1,405 (estimate)
Intercollegiate Sports Insurance Fee (mandatory for all athletes, secondary insurance) – $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) – $790

Summer Fees

Tuition (per hour) – $517
Room and Board (per week) – $254
Audit (per hour) – $75
Tuition (per hour) for independent study, cooperative education, etc. – $517

Aviation Fees

Knowledge Test Fee for Ground School (estimate per test) – $150
Avia 103 Private Pilot I – $6,050
Avia 104 Private Pilot II – $2,950
Avia 220 Instrument Flight I – $2,550
Avia 221 Instrument Flight II – $5,950
Avia 225 Mountain Flying – $1,700
Avia 230 Commercial Flight I – $10,900
Avia 231 Commercial Flight II – $8,450
Avia 232 Multi-Engine – $4,750
Avia 240 Certified Flight Instructor – $4,850
Avia 241 Certified Flight Instructor – Instrument – $3,050
Avia 260 Airline Training Orientation Program – $900
Avia 270 Advanced Multiengine – $7,450

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

Catalog 2015-16