Graduate student tuition and fee rates are contingent on your specific academic program and current student status.

The information below will help you find your applicable tuition and fees per semester.

Fall 21 and Spring 22 Graduate Tuition Per Semester

Student Type Per Credit
Resident** $559
Non-Resident** $817
Non-Resident Distance Education Approved Programs* $526

**Includes all instructional costs
Resident Tuition $516, and Instructional Support $43
Non-Resident Tuition $774, and Instructional Support $43

  • Please note tuition is assessed based on student type and not course type.
    • Graduate students taking graduate courses pay the graduate rate.
    • Graduate students taking undergraduate course pay the graduate rate.
    • Graduate students taking both graduate and undergraduate courses pay the graduate rate.
  • * Distance Education Approved Programs

    Distance Education Approved Programs are:

  • Extended Learning Approved Programs
    • Athletic Training – Professional Practice
    • Elementary Education
    • National Board Teacher Certification
    • Online Teaching Endorsement
    • Special Education Supervisory Certification
    • Professional & Secondary Education (@ Pocono Mountain SD)
    • Professional & Secondary Education (@ Delaware Valley SD)

General Fee Per Semester

The general fee is used to support a variety of instructional and student support programs.

Fall 21 and Spring 22
Student Type Per Credit (1-8 credits) Full Time (9 or more credits)
Graduate $72 $651
Doctoral $64 $576
Distance Education $30 $266
Extended Learning $4 $40

Technology Fee Per Semester

The purpose of this fee is to enhance student access to the latest technology in the classroom and to prepare our students for high-tech careers in a global economy.

Fall 21 and Spring 22 
Student Type Per Credit (1-11 credits)
Resident $28
Non-Resident $40

Instructional Support Fee

The purpose of this fee is to support general instructional operations and academic facilities needs

Fall 21 and Spring 22 
Student Type Per Credit
Non-Resident Distance Education approved programs $43

The General Fee is charged to all students – resident, non-resident, full-time, part-time, residential, and commuters. It is charged during all sessions including summer and winter and at all course locations. This includes internships, student teaching, and any other off-campus sites.

Graduate students enrolled in the Athletic Training Clinical Practice Distance Ed Program, Reading Distance Ed Program, Computer Science Information Systems, and Professional and New Media Reading Program are charged a reduced rate.

Since it is a generic fee used to support a variety of instructional and student support programs, waivers are limited to:

  • Senior citizens participating in the ESU senior citizen tuition waiver program
  • Certain exchange students (i.e. National Student Exchange Students) and;
  • Students in foreign exchange programs studying abroad

This policy is consistent with existing regulations concerning tuition waiver policies.

Doctoral Program Per Semester

Doctor of Health Science (D.H.Sc.) and Educational Leadership and Administration (Ed.D) tuition.

Resident (Per Credit) $565
Non-Resident (Per Credit) $850

Doctoral Program for Summer (tuition is subject to change)

Doctor of Health Science (D.H.Sc.) and Educational Leadership and Administration (Ed.D) tuition.

Resident (Per Credit) $583
Non-Resident (Per Credit) $715

Housing & Dining Fees

Learn about the cost of on-campus housing and dining.

Contact Us

Have more questions? Call (570) 422-2800 option 3, or Email billing@esu.edu.

Contact Information

Campus Address
Zimbar-Liljenstein Hall
Phone:
(570) 422-2800
Fax:
(570) 422-3636 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Director Student Accounts
Name
Andres Ramos
Phone:
(570) 422-2821