Online Programs

Tuition and fees for online courses for Dual Enrollment, Adult Undergraduate, and Graduate learning venues at University of Northwestern.
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Online Tuition & Fees

For 2018-19 Academic Year

Listed below are the tuition and fees for online courses for Dual Enrollment, Adult Undergraduate, and Graduate learning venues. For a complete breakdown of costs per degree program, contact the Dual Enrollment admissions office at 651-631-5126. To help you plan your budget for the academic year, use the charts below for estimated costs of living expenses and books and supplies.

*Please note that tuition is paid directly to University of Northwestern while the amounts listed for other expenses are estimated costs that each student may personally incur. They will vary for each student.


Dual Enrollment Online Courses

2018-19 Online Dual Enrollment Individual Courses:  $395 per credit (Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Summer 2019)*

*In addition to the tuition cost there is a $55 technology fee per course.

Our admission or financial aid counselors can help you estimate your costs as accurately as possible.

2018-19 Online Dual Enrollment Tuition and Estimated Fees
NameFallSpringSummerYear
Tuition$4,740$4,740$4,740$14,220
Books and Supplies (estimate)$320$320$320$960
Computer Expenses$350$350$350$1,050
Off Campus Room and Meals$4,000$4,000$4,000$12,000
Personal Expenses$550$550$550$1,650
Transportation$700$700$700$2,100
Total Cost of Attendance$10,660$10,660$10,660$31,980
Total Direct Costs$4,740$4,740$4,740$14,220
Total Indirect Costs$5,920$5,920$5,920$17,760


Adult Undergraduate Online Courses

2018-19 Online Adult Undergraduate Courses:  $440 per credit (Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Summer 2019)

Adult Undergraduate students take an average of 6-8 credits online per semester. Our admission counselors can help you estimate your costs for the entire program. If you take 8 credits, in 2018-19, per semester for three semesters (Fall, Spring, Summer), your tuition before any financial aid/grants/loans are applied would be $10,560 per academic year.

2018-19 Online Adult Undergraduate Tuition and Estimated Fees
NameOne SemesterTwo SemestersThree Semesters
2018-19 Tuition (8 credits total)$3,520$7,040$10,560
Books & Supplies (estimate)$320$640$960
Total$3,760$7,520$11,280
Computer Expenses$350$350$350
Off Campus Room and Meals$4,000$4,000$4,000
Personal Expenses$550$550$550
Transportation$700$700$700


Graduate Online Courses

2018-19 Online Graduate Courses: $499 per credit

Graduate students take an average of 6 credits online per semester. Our admissions counselors can help you estimate your costs for the entire program. If you take 6 credits per semester for three semesters (Fall, Spring, Summer), your tuition before any financial aid/grants/loans are applied would be $8,982 per academic year.

Online Graduate Estimated Tuition and Fees
NameOne SemesterTwo SemestersThree Semesters
Tuition (6 credits per semester)$2,994$5,988$8,982
Books & Supplies (estimate)$320$640$960
Total$3,314$6,628$9,942
Computer Expenses$350$350$350
Off Campus Room and Meals$4,000$4,000$4,000
Personal Expenses$550$550$550
Transportation$700$700$700


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