Tuition and Aid
|Tuition (per unit)||$559|
|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.
|Graduate Application Fee for U.S. Students||$45|
|Graduate Application Fee for International Students||$45|
|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:
- Master of Arts in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)
- Certificate in TESOL
- Certificate in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language)
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.