Tuition and Aid

The following tuition and fees apply to APU's noncredential special education degree.

Delivering high quality graduate programs takes a comprehensive support system. Your investment in an advanced degree includes those services and personnel that partner with you in pursuit of higher education. Below is a detailed breakdown of the fees associated with the benefits and services included in your degree program.

School of Education Fees

Tuition
Ed.D. in Educational Leadership (per unit)$877
Education Master’s Degree, Credential, Authorization, and Certificate Programs (except School Counseling and School Psychology programs) (per unit)$622
School Counseling and School Psychology Programs (per unit)$637
Audit (per unit)half tuition
Special Fees
School of Education assessment fee (Taskstream/Teacher Performance Assessment; flat fee equal to cost of .25–1 unit, depending on the program and course the fee is attached to)varies
Graduation
Placement Files: Set-up and 10 mailings$60

View a complete list of university fees.

All stated financial information is subject to change. Please consult with the Office of Graduate Student Financial Services located in the Graduate and Professional Center, (626) 815-4570, for more information.

Financial Aid

Several types of financial aid are available to graduate students who are U.S. citizens. The resources range from federal loans and state grants to, for some graduate programs, fellowships and scholarships. For details about financial aid available for your program, please contact the Office of Graduate Student Financial Services at (626) 815-4570.

Military Benefits

Military members—and in some cases their spouses and dependents—qualify for financial assistance covering tuition, housing, and books. Azusa Pacific is a Yellow Ribbon University and a Servicemembers Opportunity College, so you can be confident that you’ll receive the benefits and flexibility you need to complete your education.

Program-Specific Aid

APU also provides information on numerous financial aid options for prospective School of Education students. Learn more about the program-specific aid available.

Note: Teacher Librarian Services Credential students are subject to undergraduate Stafford Loan limits. Please check with a financial counselor for more information on eligibility.

Note: This information is current for the 2014–15 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.