Tuition and Aid
|Tuition (per unit)||$562|
|Base Program Cost||$21,918|
Estimated Cost Breakdown
See the table below for the tuition charges and fees that comprise your estimated total program cost. Prices will be held constant for continuously enrolled students for the 15-month time period. Prices effective September 2013.
|Undergraduate Application Fee for U.S. Students||$25|
|Textbooks (approximately $40/unit)||$1,560|
|Essay Evaluation Fee ($40/credit unit earned)*||varies|
|Total Estimated Costs||$23,983|
View a complete list of university fees.
*All Experiential Learning Portfolio credits are assessed at a rate of per semester hour (unit) earned. This includes credits earned through the professional schools/courses section as well as through the experiential learning essays section. This fee is separate from tuition.
A student's assessment fee could vary from $30 to $900, depending on the number of essays submitted and credits earned. Essays are charged upon credit being awarded, not each time an essay is submitted for review. Payment is due upon receipt and billing. Any essays submitted during the third term or beyond must be accompanied by payment in full.
All stated financial information is subject to change. Please consult with the School of Adult and Professional Studies at (626) 815-5301 for more information.
Paying for Your Degree
APU offers a variety of ways to help you pay for your APS degree. From scholarships and grants, to loans and company reimbursement, we're committed to being sure that cost doesn't keep you from reaching your educational goals.
Learn more about the financial aid opportunities available to you.
Young Family Endowed Scholarship
David and Tira Young’s passion for APS students led them to set up this endowed scholarship. $1,000-$2,000 will be given to students in the Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership Program in the School of Adult and Professional Studies.
Learn more about the Young Family Endowed Scholarship