Tuition & Costs

The amounts shown are correct as of the time of posting for the Graduate School at Bethel University for the 2014-2015 academic year. Any changes will take effect at the beginning of a semester.

Master's Programs

M.A. in Communication $490/credit
M.A. in Counseling Psychology $560/credit
M.A. in Education K-12 $520/credit
M.A. in Gerontology $520/credit
M.A. in Literacy Education $400/credit
M.S. in Nurse-Midwifery
*detailed program costs (pdf)

M.S. in Nursing


M.A. in Organizational Leadership $520/credit
M.S. in Physician Assistant
*detailed program costs (pdf)
M.A. in Special Education $520/credit
M.A. in Strategic Leadership $695/credit
M.A in Teaching $520/credit
MBA $695/credit

Certificate and Licensure Programs

Academic Behavioral Strategist


Autism Spectrum Disorders

Child/Adolescent Mental Health $560/credit
Emotional/Behavioral Disorders $520/credit
Gerontology $520/credit
International Baccalaureate Education $520/credit
Literacy Education $400/credit
Nurse Educator $575/credit
Nurse Leader $575/credit
Postsecondary Teaching $520/credit
Teaching Technology $520/credit
Work-based Learning $520/credit

Doctorate Programs

Director of Special Education License $680/credit
Higher Education Leadership (Ed.D.) $680/credit
K-12 Leadership (Ed.D.) $680/credit
Principal License $680/credit
Superintendent License $680/credit

Other Costs

Audit fee (non-credit-earning) $100 per audit hour
Capstone Extension and other Continuance Fees (equals one credit of program tuition per term) varies