Tuition and Fees

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Empowering Futures: NAU's Affordable Education Journey.

At National American University (NAU), we understand the transformative power of education in unlocking greater career opportunities and a brighter future. Our commitment to affordability begins with empowering students to explore diverse financial options, leveraging Federal Financial Aid, and tapping into personal savings before considering private loans. In our undergraduate programs, experience a unique blend of high-quality education and affordability, with a 5-10% tuition decrease as you achieve key milestones. This commitment extends to our graduate degrees, striking a balance between career-centric programs and affordability. Your personal financial guide at NAU is here to navigate your unique journey, offering insights into financial aid opportunities and assistance. Use our Net Price Calculator to craft a personalized financial path, uncovering grants, scholarships, and low-interest federal student loans. NAU's dedication to your success includes veteran financial assistance and employer-based options. Explore federal financial aid programs, each with its rules and possibilities, by promptly submitting your FAFSA. At NAU, we're not just an institution; we're partners invested in your journey to a brighter tomorrow, offering an affordable, high-quality education that propels you toward success. Your aspirations are within reach at NAU. Your financial services representative is here to help you understand all available options—and which ones make the most sense for you.

2023-24 AWARD YEAR TUITION & FEES

UNDERGRADUATE TUITION
General Tuition (per credit hour) Alumni Tuition (per credit hour) Military Tuition (per credit hour)
0 to 45 credit hours earned* $380.00 $342.00 $166.66
46 to 90 credit hours earned* $342.00 $306.00 $166.66
91 to 135 credit hours earned* $323.00 $291.00 $166.66
136 to 180+ credit hours earned* $304.00 $274.00 $166.66
 
UNDERGRADUATE FEES
Matriculation Fee $75 one-time fee for new degree seeking students
Resource Material Fee $50 per eligible course
Technology Fee $50 mandatory per course ($100 mandatory per course effective 7/1/2024)
Dual Credit Course Fee** $250 per course
 
MASTER'S TUITION
General Tuition (per course) Alumni Tuition (per course) Military Tuition (per credit hour)
Master's Programs $2,625.00 $2,362.00 $260.00
Graduate Certificates $2,625.00 $2,362.00 $260.00
 
MASTER'S FEES
Matriculation Fee $75 one-time fee for new degree seeking students
Resource Material Fee $50 per eligible course
Technology Fee $50 mandatory per course ($100 mandatory per course effective 7/1/2024)
 
DOCTORAL TUITION
General Tuition (per credit hour) Alumni Tuition (per credit hour) Military Tuition (per credit hour)
Doctor of Education $800.00 $720.00 $750.00
 
DOCTORAL FEES
Matriculation Fee $75 one-time fee for new degree seeking students
 

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MASTER'S TUITION
General Tuition (per course) Alumni Tuition (per course) Military Tuition (per credit hour)
Master's Programs $2,500.00 $2,250.00 $260.00
Graduate Certificates $2,500.00 $2,250.00 $260.00
 
MASTER'S FEES
Matriculation Fee $75 one-time fee for new degree seeking students
Resource Material Fee $50 per eligible course
Technology Fee $50 mandatory per course ($100 mandatory per course effective 7/1/2024)
 
DOCTORAL TUITION
General Tuition (per credit hour) Alumni Tuition (per credit hour) Military Tuition (per credit hour)
Doctor of Strategic Security $475.00 N/A * $450.00
 
DOCTORAL FEES
Matriculation Fee $75 one-time fee for new degree seeking students
Resource Material Fee $50 per eligible course
Technology Fee $50 mandatory per course ($100 mandatory per course effective 7/1/2024)
Directed Dissertation Research $200.00 for DSS861/DSS851 course