There may be costs for your program in addition to the base tuition cost. Below is a list of fees that may apply.

Please note: International applicants should review further international estimated cost information from the International Center.

Mandatory Fee

Graduate parking fee (Azusa campus graduate students only; per term) $125

Health Fees

Graduate health insurance fee—per term; mandatory for all students on APU I-20 and DS 2019 (on-campus and international); maximum $1,420 per year $710
Student Health Center coverage—per term; mandatory for all students on APU I-20 and DS 2019 (on-campus and international); maximum $240 per year $120
ALCI summer health fee—for students not registered the previous spring semester $200

Special Fees

ALCI hourly tutoring fee $50
ALCI part-time fee $400
ALCI summer university service fee $100
ALCI university service fee $290
Athletic Training M.S., lab fee (per courses: AT 511, 515, 521, 523, 532, 534, 543, 551, 555) $100
Doctor of Ministry continuation fee (per course: GDMN 792) $1,048
General Education courses for professional programs (Variations may exist. Check with your Student Account Counselor.) $430
Graduate biblical language software package (GBBL 511 only) $375
Experiential Learning, essay evaluation fee varies*
Independent study (per unit) $125
International study abroad health fee (per term) $350
Late enrollment request fee (processing fee per request) $125
Leadership ASI (Achieving Styles Inventory) fee $100
Master of Professional Accountancy (MAcc): Becker CPA exam review fee (ACCT 590 only) $2,793
Master of Divinity (M.Div.) travel fee $1,200
Music choir outfit: Bel Canto $350
Music choir outfit: Chamber Singers $400
Music choir outfit: Gospel Choir $375
Music choir outfit: University Choir, Men's Chorale $475
Music: Private applied voice or instrument (one-on-one instruction for composition, conducting, voice, and instrument; GMUS 520, 521, 522, 523, 530, 531, 532, 533) $350
Other music performance groups (Marching Band, Wind Ensemble, and Handbell Choir) $40
Nursing advanced practice lab fee $275
Nursing clinical (per course; includes malpractice insurance) $200
Nursing health assessment lab fee $200
Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) (per unit) $75**
Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) denial fee $50
Physical Therapy lab fee (per lab course) $100
Psy-Educational assessment/lab fee $50
Research lab fee (per courses: PSYC 511, 512, 513, 514, 515) $50
Return check fee (per check) $30
School of Business and Management field study fee $3,500
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

*All Experiential Learning Portfolio credits are assessed at a rate of $40 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 $40 to $1,200, 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.

**Plus a one-time evaluation fee of $150

Application Fee

Graduate and professional application fee $45

Graduation Fees

Graduation fee for all graduate students $80

Transcript Fees

APU Transcript fee (per copy) $5
National Student Clearinghouse transcript fee $2.25
Additional Services Fees
Rush Processing (per address) $10
Express Mail (within the U.S.) $20
International Mailing $40
Sample Order Fees
1 Transcript $5
Rush processing $10
Express Mail $20
Total: $35