Tuition and Aid

Tuition (per unit) $559
Units 6
Base Program Cost $3,354

Estimated Cost Breakdown

See the table below for the tuition charges and fees that comprise your estimated total TEFL certification cost. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Tuition and Fees
Graduate Application Fee for U.S. Students$45
Graduate Application Fee for International Students$45
Tuition ($559/unit) $3,354
Textbooks (approximately $100/course) $200
Intent to Commence and/or Graduate Fee$100

View a complete list of university fees for graduate programs.

Paying for Your Degree

APU offers a variety of ways to help you pay for your online degree. From scholarships and grants, to loans and institutional aid, 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.

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Alumni Tuition Discounts

APU’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) offers a 15 percent alumni tuition discount for APU alumni starting in the following graduate programs:

Students must maintain continuous enrollment at least half-time for the fall and spring terms. Students must be in good academic standing and maintain satisfactory academic progress with a minimum cumulative grade-point average (GPA) of 3.0. If qualifications are met, the discount may be renewed each year until graduation. This discount cannot be combined with other institutional aid. Contact Student Financial Services for complete eligibility details.

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

Note: This information is current for the 2019-20 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.