$11,172

Tuition

$24,499

Cost of Attendance

$15,359

Net Price

Park University Tuition and Fees

Park university believes that investing in education provides the highest return an individual can ever attain. It strives to keep the tuition affordable and provides several financial aids to help the students attain knowledge. The tuition for each program varies due to several factors affecting the program like technology requirement, faculty demand, and so on.

As a pioneer in higher education since 1875, It has a long history of academic excellence. It practices the same standards to the online programs as on-campus academics. You will join with a robust, supportive, and diverse community of students from all over the world.

It offers 60 programs across 14 disciplines in the online format. The majors include Business Management, Public Administration, Nursing, Military, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, Science, Sociology, and more. 

The total cost of attendance for both in-state and out-state students is $24499. The cost of tuition and fees is $11572 for both in-state and out-state students.

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$11,572$11,572
Book & Supplies$1,755$1,755
Room & Board cost$7,672$7,672
Other Expenses$3,500$3,500
Total Cost of Attendance$24,499$24,499

As evident from the data provided above, $24,499 is the total cost of attendance for both in-state and out-state students.

The total cost of attendance includes expenses in the form of cost of tuition and fees, cost of books and services, and cost of room and board. The tuition and fees for both in-state and out-state students are $11,572.

The cost of books and supplies comes up to $1,755. Meanwhile, room and boarding may cost up to $7,672. Both in-state and out-state students may need to pay $3,500 in the form of other additional expenses.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$15,359

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$15,295

$30,001 to $48,000

$14,191

$48,001 to $75,000

$18,268

$75,001 to $110,000

$17,489

$110,000+

$18,118

Net Price refers to the total cost of attendance when factors such as financial aid, grants, scholarships, and so on are taken into consideration.

As mentioned in the table above, the average net price when it comes to family income below $30K is $15,295. Net Price varies by family income as net price increase with rise in family income. The average net price for family income above $110K is $18,118.

Student Loans

Example Loans

$43,636

Stafford Loan Interest

N/A

Time to Pay off Student Loan

10 years

Example monthly payment

N/A

Total interest paid

N/A

Sum of Loan Payments

N/A

To have a realistic understanding of how much it will cost to study at Park University here is an example one can consider to estimate the payment amounts one will incur with a student loan. Take a loan of $43,636 for example. This will result in a NA payment to be made each year. We can assume that the interest rate is NA post any refinancing or consolidation activities with a 10 years repayment plan. Then the total payment made towards the loan is NA which is NA in addition to the principal amount, which constitutes the interest payment made throughout the life of the loan.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$11,572$11,572
Room & Board Cost$7,672$7,672
Total Tuition & Fees$19,244$19,244

As shown in the table above, the UG total tuition and fees for out- state and in-state students are equally calculated at $19,244. Therefore, both Missouri residents and students hailing from outside the state have to pay equal amounts for availing education in the Park.

Graduate Tuition and Fees

In-stateOut-State
Tuition$5,917$5,917
FeesN/AN/A

Moving on to the tuition and fees charged for students who wish to join postgraduate programs offered at PU, the amount stands at $6,012 per year. It is interesting to note that Park University does not charge any graduation fees from students.

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019$493
Undergraduate2018 - 2019$329

The cost per credit hour – the total program cost divided by the total number of credit hours of the program – that the student has to pay to attend Park University varies between graduate and undergraduate degrees. The cost per credit hour for graduate degrees sits at $100, while that of undergraduate degrees is $86, as per the 2019-2020 fee structure. At present, Park University also offers various online programs to students across as many as 54 different majors.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & Board$7,672$6,400
Other Expense$3,500$4,300
Book & Supplies$1,755$1,755

Choosing between an on-campus or off-campus room and board depends on the convenience of the student.

As shown above, the cost of room and boarding and other expenses for on-campus and off-campus students are $7,672 and $6,400 while other expenses amount to $3,500 for on-campus students and $4,300 for off-campus students.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

$7,672

Off Campus

$6,400

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

$3,500

Off Campus

$4,300

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$1,755

Off Campus

$1,755

Choosing between an on-campus or off-campus room and board depends on the convenience of the student.

As shown above, the cost of room and boarding and other expenses for on-campus and off-campus students are $7,672 and $6,400 while other expenses amount to $3,500 for on-campus students and $4,300 for off-campus students.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Bachelors $16,758 $399
Masters $5,988 $499
Associate $14,364 $399
Undergraduate Certificate $5,187 $399
Graduate Certificate $6,588 $549

Park University offers 60 online programs across 14 Majors.

Projected Price for a 4 year degree

As per official data, the current projected cost for a four-year bachelor's degree, along with the living expenses, at the university is estimated to be around $121,029. In contrast, the total expenses for undergraduate students amounted to $14,695 in 2018-2019, $15,359 in 2017-2018, and $14,967 in 2016-2017.

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