Cost of Attendance
Applications for admission to the graduate programs of the university should be accompanied by a $35 non-refundable application fee.
Charges for 2012-2013
The Graduate School Programs
|Per Credit Hour|
Tuition for all Graduate Programs
Distance Learning Fee $66
Per credit hour for online courses
Graduation Fee $35
Each graduating student is required to pay this fee, without regard to commencement participation. The fee will appear on the student's account at the time the application for graduation has been submitted. In addition, students who participate in commencement will be required to purchase regalia through the bookstore.
Official Transcripts $2
The first official transcript is issued without charge. A fee is charged for all subsequently issued transcripts.
Late Registration Fee $50
Students who register for classes after the designated registration period are subject to a late fee.
Auto Registration No Charge
Any vehicle that will be parked on campus in Siloam Springs must have a JBU parking sticker. This sticker is valid for one academic year, fall semester through summer term III. The registration fee is waived for graduate students. For more information, refer to Campus Safety on the web or call (479) 524-7403.
LDR 7503 Executive Leadership Seminar per course fee of $300
Tuition and fees are due prior to the start of each semester. Payment will be the semester's charges less pending financial aid (i.e. scholarships, grants, and loans). A payment plan option is available to students in good financial standing-payment plan fees are $50 per semester. Payment policy and plan details are available on the Student Accounts & Cashiering Services web page. Certain fees are applicable for students on the payment plan option, and the university reserves the right to change the fee structure as needed to fund the payment plan program. Paper check, E-check, VISA, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express are accepted.
Students who fail to comply with their current payment schedule are subject to finance charges and termination of enrollment. Official transcripts of academic credits are not released while any balance is owed JBU. The university engages professional collection agencies when collecting delinquent accounts.
The university does not assume any responsibility for lost or stolen property, nor does it carry fire, theft, or damage insurance on the personal property of students.