Standard Tuition Fee

  • International Students: $619.00 per credit*
  • Canadian Citizens / Permanent Residents: $138.23 per credit

Tuition fees are comprised of the standard domestic tuition fee plus a surcharge. Certain specialized programs or courses have particular tuition or other fees which vary from those stated above.

The following information provides details on tuition surcharges and other fees for all programs and courses in the 2021/22 academic year.

Domestic and International students are required to pay all tuition fees plus tuition surcharges, consumable fees and other relevant costs and charges listed below.

Note: International students are not required to pay tuition surcharges for REC 175 and all WLP courses.

*International students will be charged a reduced rate of $501.50 for all EAP courses (excluding EAP 100 and 101).

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Acting for Stage and Screen

  • ACTR 100, 101, 200, 201, 304, 305: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit
  • All ASAS courses: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit
  • FILM 250, 251, 321, 382: standard per credit tuition + $196.57 per credit
  • PMTI: Private Musical Theatre Instruction: $70.00 per hour
  • THTR 160: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit + Materials Fee $43.51

Approximate other costs:

  • Optional Locker Rental: $20.00 - $50.00 depending on locker size

Adult Basic Education (ABE)

  • All ABE classes are now tuition-free (other fees still apply) for domestic students except for USSD105 and USSD110.

Animation, 2D Animation and Visual Development Diploma

  • All ANIM courses except ANIM 105: standard per credit tuition + $382.90 per credit

Approximate other costs:

  • Books and supplies: $572.00 per year

Animation, 3D for Film and Games Diploma

  • All 100/200 DIGI courses (except DIGI 130, 230): standard per credit tuition + $408.80 per credit
  • DIGI 130, 230: standard per credit tuition + $408.80 per credit + Computer and Monitor $1,268.25
  • ANIM 210: standard per credit tuition + $382.90 per credit

Approximate other costs:

  • Books and supplies: $1,150.00 per year

Animation Fundamentals

  • ANIM 010, 020, 030, 040: standard per credit tuition + $161.65 per credit

Applied Behaviour Analysis - Autism

  • All ABA 100 and 200 level courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • All ABA 300 and 400 level courses: standard per credit tuition + $139.51 per credit

Arts and Entertainment Management

  • All AEM courses: standard per credit tuition + $38.05 per credit
  • THTR 160: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit + Materials Fee $43.51

Arts & Sciences

  • All MATH 100 and 200 level courses (except MATH 097, 123, 124, 190): standard per credit tuition + Graphical Calculator (see online MATH graphing calculator link)
  • All Arts & Sciences 300 and 400 level courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • BIOL 208: standard per credit tuition + Field Trip Fee $384.64
  • BIOL 212: standard per credit tuition + Field Trip Fee $373.00
  • BIOL 213: standard per credit tuition + Field Trip Fee $310.85
  • BIOL 240: standard per credit tuition + $71.77 per credit
  • CHEM 101, 110, 111, 154, 200, 201, 205, 206: standard per credit tuition + Safety Glasses approx. $20.00
  • CHEM 200, 201, 205, 206: standard per credit tuition + Lab Coat approx. $30.00
  • CHEM 250, 251, 252: standard per credit tuition + $71.77 per credit
  • COMP 106: standard per credit tuition + Robotics Kit $32.62
  • COMP 115: standard per credit tuition + $71.77 per credit
  • COMP 220: standard per credit tuition + $71.77 per credit
  • CRIM 305: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • GEOG 360: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit + Additional cost for local excursions (to be determined at time of course offering)
  • MATH 123: standard per credit tuition + $71.77 per credit
  • STAT 301: standard per credit tuition + $71.77 per credit

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Business

  • All BADM, BCPT, BFIN, BMKT and IBUS 300 and 400 level courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • SABA (Study Abroad Business Admin) courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit. Study Abroad Support: Semester $375.00 or Short Term Summer Program $225.00

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Capilano Success Family Focus

  • CSFF 010: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit

Communications, Bachelor of

  • All 300 and 400 level courses (except CMNS 241, 351, 371, 400): standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • CMNS 241, 351, 371, 400: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit
  • SACM (Study Abroad Communications Studies) courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75. Study Abroad Support: Semester $375.00 or Short Term Summer Program $225.00

Conducting in Music

  • All COND courses: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit

Costuming for Stage and Screen Diploma

  • All COST courses: standard per credit tuition + $187.70 per credit
  • THTR 152, 153, 266, 267: standard per credit tuition + $187.70 per credit
  • TXTL 120, 121, 220: standard per credit tuition + $187.70 per credit

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Digital Visual Effects Diploma

  • All VFX courses (except VFX 100 and 200 level courses): standard per credit tuition + $520.64 per credit
  • VFX 100 and 200 level courses: standard per credit tuition + $520.64 per credit + Computer and Monitor $1,293.62

Documentary

  • All DOCS courses and CMNS 131: standard per credit tuition + $196.57 per credit

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Early Childhood Care and Education Pathway for International Students

  • EDUC 173: standard per credit tuition + Lab Fee $91.89

Early Childhood Care and Education Full-time

  • EDUC 173: standard per credit tuition + Lab Fee $91.89
  • EDUC 190: standard per credit tuition + practicum name badge $7.73
  • EDUC 373, 375, 376, 379, 380, 381, 382, 383, 384, 385, 386, 388: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit
  • EDUC 470, 471, 472, 473, 474, 475, 476, 477, 483, 485, 505: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit
  • ENSC 520, 521: standard per credit tuition
  • ENSC 540, 553: standard per credit tuition
  • SAEC 100, 200 (Study Abroad Early Childhood Care and Ed) courses: standard per credit tuition. Study Abroad Support: Semester $375.00. or Short Term Summer Program $225.00
  • SAEC 300, 400 (Study Abroad Early Childhood Care and Ed) courses: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit. Study Abroad Support: Semester $375.00 or Short Term Summer Program $225.00

Approximate other costs:

  • Books and supplies, costs for a First Aid course, and transportation to and from practicums: $2,100.00

Education and Employment Access Certificate

  • Tuition Free - Except for: EEA 002, 006, 007
  • EEA 002, 006, 007: standard per credit tuition
  • EEA 007: standard per credit tuition + $135.15 assessment fee

Education Assistant

  • SEA 109: standard per credit tuition + $25.37 per credit
  • SEA 100: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit + Name Tags $12.43
  • SEA 101, 102, 103, 105, 106, 107, 108, 110: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit

Approximate other costs:

  • SEA 100: Standard First Aid/CPR (must be done prior to commencing practicum) approx. $125.00
  • SEA 109: Criminal Record Check (a condition of acceptance to the program) approx. $31.20, TB test (must be done prior to commencing practicum) approx. $57.20

English for Academic Purposes/EAP (formerly ESL)

  • All EAP classes (except EAP100 and EAP101) are now tuition free (other fees still apply) for domestic students 
  • International students: International students will be charged a reduced tuition rate of $501.50 per credit hour for all EAP courses, excluding EAP 100 & 101 which will be charged at the rate of $619.00 per credit hour.

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Film Institute

  • All FINS courses: standard per credit tuition + $187.70 per credit

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Global Hospitality & Tourism Management Post-Baccalaureate Diploma

  • CMNS 305: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • TOUR 307, 325, 326, 335, 423; standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • TOUR 400, 416, 451: standard per credit tuition + $107.00 per credit
  • TOUR 371, 372, 373, 374, 471: standard per credit tuition + $129.90 per credit

Global Stewardship

  • GLBS 100: standard per credit tuition + Field Trips $48.77, T-Shirt $24.38
  • GLBS 200: standard per credit tuition + Field Trips $48.77

Grip Work for Digital Imaging and Film

  • All GRDF courses: standard per credit tuition + $317.07 per credit

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Health Care Assistant

  • Standard per credit tuition fee

Approximate other costs:

  • Textbook; Learning Modules; uniforms; Standard First Aid and CPR Level 1; Foodsafe; transportation to and from practicums; TB testing; Criminal Record Check: $936.00 (approximately)

Human Kinetics

  • HKIN 116: Standard per credit tuition fee + Field Trip $213.30
  • HKIN 117: Standard per credit tuition fee + Field Trip $30.47
  • HKIN 212: Standard per credit tuition fee + Field Trip $127.35
  • HKIN 241: Standard per credit tuition fee + St Johns First Aid course, plus taping and material costs $26.00

 

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Indigenous Independent Digital Filmmaking

  • All IDF 100 and 200 level courses: standard per credit tuition + $183.92 per credit
  • CMNS 131: standard per credit tuition + $196.57 per credit

International Field School

International Management, Graduate Diploma

  • Domestic One Year Program Fee: $22,300.00
    Total per credit: $596.26
  • International One Year Program Fee: $24,440.00
    Total per credit: $656.75

Intradisciplinary Visual & Performing Arts

  • IVPA 300: standard per credit tuition + $49.75 per credit

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Jazz Studies

  • All Private Music Instruction (PMI, PMIP, PPMI), except PMI 100-120, 200-220, 300-320, 400-420: $70.00 per hour
  • All Private Music Instruction (PMI courses 100-120, 200-220, 300-320, 400-420): $70.00 per hour + Concert Fee $24.87
  • JAZZ 116, 117, 130, 131, 174, 175, 230, 231, 274, 275, 296, 297: standard per credit tuition + $287.17 per credit
  • JAZZ 130: standard per credit tuition + $287.17 per credit + Equipment & Technology Fee $430.76
  • JAZZ 196: standard per credit tuition + Equipment & Technology Fee $430.76
  • JAZZ 300: standard per credit tuition + Digital Technology Fee $48.77
  • JAZZ 320, 321, 322, 323, 324, 325, 375, 376, 330, 331, 396, 397: standard per credit tuition + $287.17 per credit
  • JAZZ 400, 401, 420, 496, 497: standard per credit tuition + $287.17 per credit
  • JAZZ 422, 423: standard per credit tuition + $287.17 per credit
  • SAJS (Study Abroad Jazz Studies) courses: standard per credit tuition + $287.17 per credit. Study Abroad Support: Semester $375.00 or Short Term Summer Program $225.00

Approximate other costs:

  • Optional Locker Rental: $20.00 - $50.00 depending on locker size

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Kinesiology, Bachelor of

  • KINE 103, 151, 190, 206, 241, 275: standard per credit tuition + $20.00 per credit
  • KINE 112: standard per credit tuition + Nutrition Assessment $40.00
  • KINE 125, 162, 225: standard per credit tuition + Community and Field Experience Fee $40.00
  • KINE 161, 230, 231, 261, 284: standard per credit tuition
  • KINE 296: standard per credit tuition + $30.00 per credit
  • KINE 301, 302, 312, 320, 325, 329, 331, 364, 369, 396: standard per credit tuition + $65.00 per credit
  • KINE 306, 317, 335, 351, 375, 390, 397, 405, 495, 497, 499: standard per credit tuition + $120.00 per credit

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Liberal Studies, Bachelor of Arts

  • All LBST courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit

Lighting for Digital Imaging and Film

  • All ELDF courses: standard per credit tuition + $317.07 per credit

Local Government Administration

  • PADM 200, 201, 202, 203, 209, 210, 305, 306, 307, 308: standard per credit tuition + $190.25 per credit
  • PADM 309: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit

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Motion Picture Arts

  • All MOPA 100 and 200 level courses (except MOPA 211): standard per credit tuition + $435.18 per credit
  • All MOPA 300 and 400 level courses (except MOPA 302, 312, 327, 332, 335, 428): standard per credit tuition + $485.91 per credit
  • MOPA 302, 312, 327, 332, 335, 428: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • Film Electives, FILM 308, 323: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • SAMP (Study Abroad Motion Picture Arts) courses (except SAMP 307, 308): standard per credit tuition + $485.91 per credit. Study Abroad Support: Semester $375.00 or Short Term Summer Program $225.00
  • SAMP 307, 308: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit

Approximate other costs:

  • All MOPA 100 and 200 level courses (except MOPA 211): Portable hard drive required (approximately $150.00 - $200.00)

Music

  • ENSM 100, 110, 150, 160, 200, 210, 250, 260: standard per credit tuition + Materials Fee $24.87 per course
  • All MUS courses (except MUS 100, 109, 200): standard per credit tuition
  • MUS 100, 200: standard per credit tuition + Digital Technology Fee $48.77
  • MUS 109: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • MUS 124, 125: see Musical Theatre Diploma
  • All Private Music Instruction (PMI, PMIP, PPMI, WMPI), except PMI 100-120, 200-220, 300-320, 400-420: $70.00 per hour
  • Private Music Instruction (PMI, PMIP, PPMI, WMPI) courses: 100-120, 200-220, 300-320 400-420: $70.00 per hour + Concert Fee $24.87
  • SAMT (Study Abroad Music Therapy) courses: Course fees and Study Abroad Support: Semester $375.00 or Short Term Summer Program $225.00

​​Approximate other costs:

  • Optional Locker Rental: $20.00 - $50.00 depending on locker size

Musical Theatre Diploma

  • ACTR 100, 101, 200, 201, 304, 305: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit
  • All MUTH courses: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit
  • MUS 124, 125: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit
  • Private Musical Theatre Instruction (PMTI): $70.00 per hour
  • THTR 160: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit + Materials Fee $42.66

Approximate other costs:

  • Optional Locker Rental: $20.00 - $50.00 depending on locker size

Music Therapy, Bachelor of

  • All Private Music Instruction (PMI, PMIP, PPMI) except PMI 100-120, 200-220, 300-320, 400-420: $70.00 per hour
  • Private Music Instruction (PMI, PMIP, PPMI) PMI 100-120, 200-220, 300-320, 400-420: $70.00 per hour + Concert Fee $24.87
  • SAMT (Study Abroad Music Therapy) courses: Course fees and Study Abroad Support: Semester $375.00 or Short Term Summer Program $225.00

Approximate other costs:

  • Optional Locker Rental: $20.00 - $50.00 depending on locker size

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North American Business Post Baccalaureate Diploma

  • Domestic 1 Year (3 term) Program
    NABU courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
    CapU School of Business courses (required): standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • International 1 Year (3 term) Program
    NABU courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
    CapU School of Business courses (required): standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit

North American Business Post Baccalaureate Applied Diploma

  • Domestic 2 Year (condensed to 4 terms) Program
    NABU courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
    CapU School of Business courses (required): standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • International 2 Year (condensed to 4 terms) Program
    NABU courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
    CapU School of Business courses (required): standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit

North American & International Management Graduate Diploma

  • Domestic 2 Year Program Fee: $30,642
    INMA courses: Total per credit: $608.19
    NABU courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
    CapU School of Business courses (required): standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • International 2 Year Program Fee: $51,608
    INMA courses: Total per credit: $669.75
    NABU courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
    CapU School of Business courses (required): standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit

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Outdoor Recreation Management Diploma

  • All REC 100 and 200 level courses (except REC 110, 111, 115, 222, 225): standard per credit tuition + $32.97 per credit
  • All TOUR 100 and 200 level courses (except TOUR 142, 252, 253, 255, 256, 270): standard per credit tuition + $13.94 per credit
  • CMNS 154 and 174: standard per credit tuition + $13.94 per credit
  • REC 110: standard per credit tuition + $238.14 per credit
  • REC 115: standard per credit tuition + $259.78 per credit
  • REC 222: standard per credit tuition + $362.61 per credit
  • REC 225: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • TOUR 142: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit + Field Trip $156.06
  • TOUR 252, 253, 255, 256, 270: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • WLP 124, 126, 127, 128, 129, 133, 145, 164, 166: standard per credit tuition + $248.56 per credit
  • WLP 125, 131, 132, 134, 135, 136, 137, 147, 149: standard per credit tuition + $369.09 per credit
  • WLP 130, 139, 140, 148: standard per credit tuition
  • WLP 151, 152: standard per credit tuition + $13.94 per credit
  • WLP 183, 184, 185: standard per credit tuition + $82.04 per credit
  • WLP 138: standard per credit tuition + $502.22 per credit

Approximate other costs:

  • Books and supplies $728.00; additional equipment: approximately $2,184.00 for students who do not already have basic equipment

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Paralegal Diploma and Bachelor of Legal Studies

Full-time, North Vancouver Campus

  • All LAW 100 and 200 level courses: standard per credit tuition + $19.03 per credit + Online Legal Research fee $6.21
  • All LAW 300 and 400 level courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit + Online Legal Research fee $6.21
  • SALS (Study Abroad Legal Studies) courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit. Study Abroad Support: Semester $375.00 or Short Term Summer Program $225.00

Approximate other costs:

  • All LAW courses: Books and supplies: Approximately $122.40 per course

Paralegal Certificate

Part-time, Off-Campus

  • All LAW courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit + Online Legal Research fee $6.21

Part-time, Online

  • All LAW courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit + Online Legal Research fee $6.21

Approximate other costs: 

  • All LAW courses: Books and supplies: Approximately $122.40 per course

Performing Arts, Bachelor of

  • All BPAC 400 level courses: standard per credit tuition + $104.36 per credit

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Rehabilitation Assistant Diploma

  • Standard tuition fee

Approximate other costs:

  • RADP 131: Materials $31.08
  • Textbooks, supplies, criminal record check, uniforms: $816.00 approximately

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Technical Theatre

  • All TECT 100 level courses (except TECT 134, 136): standard per credit tuition + $114.86 per credit
  • All TECT 200 level courses (except TECT 210, 211, 212, 214, 220, 222): standard per credit tuition + $114.86 per credit
  • ASAS 120, 220: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit
  • TECT 134, 136: standard per credit tuition + $114.86 per credit + Materials and Supplies fee $45.95
  • TECT 210, 211, 212, 214, 220, 222: standard tuition fee + $114.86 per credit + Materials and Supplies fee $45.95
  • THTR 160: standard per credit tuition + $95.12 per credit + Materials Fee $43.51

Theatre Institute

  • All INST courses, TECT 374, 375: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit

Tourism Management Co-operative Education Diploma

or Tourism Marketing or Tourism Operations

  • All TOUR 100 and 200 level courses (except TOUR 104, 191, 221, 251, 252, 253, 255, 256, 270): standard per credit tuition + $13.94 per credit
  • CMNS 154: standard per credit tuition + $13.94 per credit
  • REC 107, 111: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • REC 151, 152, 156, 157, 163, 169, 245, 255, 263: standard per credit tuition + $32.97 per credit
  • REC 225: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • SATO (Study Abroad Tourism) courses: standard per credit tuition + $49.75 per credit. Study Abroad Support: Semester $375.00 or Short Term Summer Program $225.00
  • TOUR 104: standard per credit tuition + $13.94 per credit + Other Fees $174.06
  • TOUR 221, 251, 252, 253, 255, 256, 270: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • WLP 153: standard per credit tuition + $32.97 per credit

Approximate other costs:

  • Books and basic general student supplies $1,150.00

Tourism Management, Bachelor of

  • All TOUR 100 and 200 level courses (except TOUR 104, 142, 145, 170, 172, 191, 221, 234, 251, 252, 253, 255, 256, 259, 270): standard per credit tuition + $13.94 per credit
  • All TOUR 300 and 400 level courses (except TOUR 356, 371, 372, 373, 374, 400, 404, 416, 450, 451, 455, 456, 457, 470, 471): standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • TOUR 142: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit + Field Trip $156.06
  • CMNS 354: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • SATO (Study Abroad Tourism) courses: standard per credit tuition + $50.75. Study abroad support: Semester $375.00 or Short Term Summer program $225.00.
  • TOUR 104, 142, 145, 170, 172, 191, 221, 234, 251, 252, 253, 255, 256, 259, 270: standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • TOUR 356, 371, 372, 373, 374, 400, 404, 416, 450, 451, 455, 456, 457, 470, 471: standard per credit tuition + $107.00 per credit

Approximate other costs:

  • TOUR 331: One international field trip where the cost is determined by the destination and size of the group involved.

Tourism Management for International Students Diploma

  • All Courses (except ENG 100, REC 252, TOUR 104, 221, 255, 256, WLP 153): International student standard per credit tuition + $13.94 per credit + TOUR 191, 234, 259 - Field Trip fee $102.00
  • TOUR 145: International student standard per credit tuition + $13.94 per credit + Field Trip $497.34
  • REC 252: International student standard per credit tuition + $32.97 per credit
  • TOUR 104: International student standard per credit tuition + $13.94 per credit + Other Fees $174.06
  • TOUR 221, 255, 256: International student standard per credit tuition + $50.75 per credit
  • WLP 153: International student standard per credit tuition + $32.97 per credit

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Visual Communication (Bachelor of Design)

  • All IDES and DSGN courses (except IDES 133, 151, 252, 313, 414): standard per credit tuition + $283.72 per credit
  • IDES 133: standard per credit tuition + $283.72 per credit + Camera $1,148.46
  • IDES 151, 252, 313, 414: standard per credit tuition + $283.72 per credit + Laptop $1,033.72
  • SAID (Study Abroad IDES) courses: standard per credit tuition + $283.72 per credit. Study Abroad Support: Semester $375.00 or Short Term Summer Program $225.00

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