Tuition and Fees

 

About Tuition
Tuition rates for the Fall and Spring semesters are approved at the Board of Trustees meeting in July prior to the beginning of the academic year.  Summer tuition rates are approved at the Board of Trustees meeting in February before the term begins.  Course registration dates can be found on the academic calendar.  See Important Dates for payment due dates and other deadlines.

Undergraduate Students
Part-time undergraduate students (registered for less than 12 credits) or undergraduate students registered for credits over 20 in the Fall or Spring semester are charged the per credit rate based on residency.  Undergraduate students taking between 12 and 20 credits in the Fall or Spring term are charged a flat rate tuition.  Flat rate tuition is not available in the Summer.  Undergraduate students registering for courses in the Summer term are charged a discounted per credit rate based on residency. 

NOTE:  A $50 Summer Tuition Deposit is required at the time of summer registration to secure courses.  From the Bursars/Payments tab in goStockton, click on Make a Deposit or see Billing and Payments for more deposit payment options.

UNDERGRADUATE - Per Credit Rate
IN-STATE
Per Credit
OUT-OF-STATE
Per Credit
Tuition Per Credit
<12 credits (Part-Time) or over 20 credits
$332.52 $599.98
Educational and General Fees (per credit) 145.31 145.31
Facilities Fees (per credit) 37.68 37.68
  $515.51 $782.97
Other Fees
Per Semester
   
Transportation & Safety Fee (excluding Graduate Online Programs) $110.00  
Non-Matriculated Student Fee (if applicable) $50.00  
Other course fees, such as the Student Teaching fee or Technology Assisted Instruction fee will be assessed as appropriate.  See Description of All Fees Below  
UNDERGRADUATE - Per Credit Rate
IN-STATE

OUT-OF-STATE

Tuition Per Credit $244.30 $440.81
Educational and General Fees (per credit) 131.39 131.39
Facilities Fee (per credit) 34.07 34.07
 

$409.76

$606.27

Other Fees

   
Transportation & Safety Fee (excluding Graduate Online Programs) $40.00  
Non-Matriculated Student Fee (if applicable) $50.00  
Other course fees, such as the Student Teaching fee or Technology Assisted Instruction fee will be assessed as appropriate. See Description of All Fees Below  

NOTE:  A $50 Summer Tuition Deposit is required at the time of summer registration to secure courses.  From the Bursars/Payments tab in goStockton, click on Make a Deposit or see Billing and Payments for more deposit payment options.

SUMMER PROMOTION

Take 3 Classes Get One Free*

*Terms and Conditions

Register for at least one course held at a Stockton Instructional Site (Atlantic City, Hammonton, Manahawkin or Woodbine) AND two other courses at any Stockton location in the Summer 2018 term and the cost of the course at the instructional site will be refunded.  A $50 non-refundable deposit is required at the time of registration.  Payment must be made for all courses on or before May 1, 2018 (or upon registration after May 1, 2018). A refund will be issued on or about July 16, 2018 for one course scheduled at an instructional site.  Courses at the graduate or doctoral level are not eligable for this promotion.  Discount applies to both in-state and out-of-state undergraduate students.  Available for the Summer 2018 term only.  Course registration not meeting these terms and conditions will be charged at the regular summer tuition rate. 

 

Example based on three 4-credit courses:

In-State & Out-of-State Residents - Undergraduate:

Take 3 get one free*:   $3,278.08

Regular rate (12 credits):   $4,917.12

Savings:  $1,639.04

 

UNDERGRADUATE - Flat Rate Tuition
IN-STATE
per semester
OUT-OF-STATE
per semester
Flat Rate Tuition
12-20 credits (Full-Time)*
$4,322.76 $7,799.71
Educational and General Fees (12-20 credits) 1,889.00 1,889.00
Facilities Fee (12-20 credits) 489.83 489.83
  $6,701.59 $10,178.54

Other Fees
Per Semester

   
Transportation & Safety Fee (excluding Graduate Online Programs) $110.00  
Non-Matriculated Student Fee (if applicable) $50.00  
Other course fees, such as the Student Teaching fee or Technology Assisted Instruction fee will be assessed as appropriate.  See Description of All Fees below  
*less than 12 credits or over 20 credits will be charged the Per Credit Rate

Graduate and Doctoral Students
Graduate and doctoral students registered for the Fall or Spring semester are charged per credit based on residency.  Graduate and doctoral students registered for the Summer semester are charged a discounted per credit rate based on residency (excluding Online Graduate Programs). 

NOTE:  A $50 Summer Tuition Deposit is required at the time of summer registration to secure courses.  From the Bursars/Payments tab in goStockton, click on Make a Deposit or see Billing and Payments for more deposit payment options.

GRADUATE - Per Credit Rate

IN-STATE 
per credit
 OUT-OF-STATE
per credit
Tuition Per Credit $608.48 $936.68
Educational and General Fees (per credit) 145.31 145.31
Facilities Fee (per credit) 37.68 37.68
  $791.47 $1,119.67
ONLINE GRADUATE PROGRAMS - Per Credit Rate
IN-STATE 
per credit
OUT-OF-STATE 
per credit
Tuition Per Credit $650.00 $650.00
Educational and General Fees (per credit) n/a n/a
Facilities Fee (per credit) n/a n/a
  $650.00 $650.00
DOCTORAL -
Per Credit Rate
IN-STATE
per credit
 OUT-OF-STATE
per credit
Tuition Per Credit $669.33 $1,077.18
Educational and General Fees (per credit) 145.31 145.31
Facilities Fee (per credit) 37.68 37.68
  $852.32 $1,260.17

Other Fees
Per Semester

   
Transportation & Safety Fee (excluding Graduate Online Programs) $110.00  
Non-Matriculated Student Fee (if applicable) $50.00  
Other course fees, such as the Student Teaching fee or Technology Assisted Instruction fee will be assessed as appropriate.  See Description of All Fees Below  
GRADUATE -
Per Credit Rate
IN-STATE 

OUT-OF-STATE
Tuition Per Credit $579.18 $891.57
Educational and General Fees (per credit) 138.31 138.31
Facilities Fee (per credit) 35.86 35.86
  $753.35 $1065.74
ONLINE GRADUATE PROGRAMS -
Per Credit Rate
IN-STATE OUT-OF-STATE
Tuition Per Credit $650.00 $650.00
Educational and General Fees (per credit) n/a n/a
Facilities Fee (per credit) n/a n/a
  $650.00 $650.00
DOCTORAL-
Per Credit Rate
IN-STATE

OUT-OF-STATE
Tuition Per Credit $637.10 $1,025.30
Educational and General Fees (per credit) 138.31 138.31
Facilities Fee (per credit) 35.86 35.86
  $811.27 $1199.47

Other Fees

   
Transportation & Safety Fee (excluding Graduate Online Programs) $40.00  
Non-Matriculated Student Fee (if applicable $50.00  
Other course fees, such as the Student Teaching fee or Technology Assisted Instruction fee will be assessed as appropriate. See Description of All Fees below  
A $50 Summer Tuition Deposit is required at the time of summer registration to secure courses.  From the Bursars/Payments tab in goStockton, click on Make a Deposit or see Billing and Payments for more deposit payment options.

Please refer to the Registrar's web page for more information regarding residency requirements and how to make changes.

Breakdown of Fees
The following is a breakdown of the General and Education fees and the Facilities fees that are included in the tuition rates above.

UNDERGRADUATE
Full-Time (12-20 Credits)
 

Fall 2017 & Spring 2018

% of Total Fee
University*
*Previously technology and general service fee
$ 921.08 48.76%
Student Life 724.24 38.34%
Recreation Program 93.13 4.93%
Health Activity 93.13 4.93%
Student Activity 57.42 3.04%
Total Per Semester $1,889.00 100%
Total Academic Year $3,778.00  
     
UNDERGRADUATE (Part-Time <12 credits)
GRADUATE and DOCTORAL (Per Credit)
Fall 2017 & Spring 2018 % of Total Fee 
University*
*Previously technology and general service fee
$ 70.85 48.76%
Student Life 55.72 38.34%
Recreation Program 7.16 4.93%
Health Activity 7.16 4.93%
Student Activity 4.42 3.04%
Total Per Credit $ 145.31 100%
UNDERGRADUATE
Full-Time (12-20 Credits) 
Fall 2017 & Spring 2018 % of Total Fee  

University*
*Previously technology and general service fee

$390.05 79.63%

Student Life

99.78 20.37%

     Total Per Semester

$ 489.83 100%

     Total Per Academic Year

$979.66  
UNDERGRADUATE (Part-Time <12 credits)
GRADUATE and DOCTORAL (Per Credit)
Fall 2017 & Spring 2018 % of Total Fee  
University*
*Previously technology and general service fee
$ 30.00 79.63%
Student Life 7.68 20.37%
Total Per Credit $ 37.68 100%

All University Fees
The following is a description of all university fees, including deposits.

Admission Application Fee. A $50.00 fee is required for the review of all application forms submitted to the University in consideration for admissions. This fee is non-refundable.

Collection Agency Fee. A $50.00 non-refundable collection fee is charged to all accounts submitted to a collection agency.

Dishonored Check Fee. A $50.00 non-refundable fee is charged for any check that is returned/dishonored to the University.

Educational and General Fees. A flat fee (see chart above) for full-time undergraduate students and and a per credit fee for all other students (see chart above) supporting a range of services available at the University which include university lecture programs, course supplies, field trips, and other activities of a broad educational nature. It supports academic and other university programs not funded by the State of New Jersey. The fee supports and maintains the currency of the University’s advanced technology efforts. These funds provide much needed support for student life, student labs and academic programs and will help upgrade and expand student computer labs and provide additional smart classrooms. The fee is used to finance the functions of university-wide organizations, publications, University’s Wellness Center, student clubs, social programs, drama and music groups and cultural events as well as the enhancement of inter-collegiate and intramural athletic programs, student club sports, and a variety of recreational activities. The fee is used to cover salaries, benefits and non-salary expenses to provide University wide services. 

English as a Second Language Endorsement (CEAS) Fee. A non-refundable $200.00 fee is required of any student who is a teacher candidate intending to receive their ESL teaching certification.  A portion of this fee is remitted to the State (see fee resolution).

English as a Second Language Endorsement (Standard Certificate) Fee.  A non-refundable $125.00 fee that is required of any student who holds a Standard Teaching Certificate and intends to receive their ESL teaching certification.  A portion of this fee is remitted to the State (see fee resolution).

Facilities Fee. A flat fee (see chart above) for full–time undergraduate students and a per credit fee for all other students (see chart above) is used for payment of debt service and supports the acquisition of capital assets, improvement, repair and renovation of university buildings and grounds.

Graduate Admission Acceptance Deposit. Students accepted for admission to the graduate school are required to deposit a $250.00 fee with the University. Students accepted into Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Communication Disorders programs are required to deposit a $500.00 fee with the University.  This deposit is applied toward the amount due for the term for which the student is accepted. While the fee is not an additional payment, it is an advance that guarantees the student a place in a class. It is non-refundable and cannot be transferred to any other term.

Graduation Fee. A non-refundable $165.00 fee (one time per degree level) that is charged to all graduating students who apply for graduation. This fee covers all related expenses associated with the graduation. If the graduation application is paid after the closing date, the fee is $225.00 for late application. This fee is charged to applicants for each degree level: Baccalaureate, Master’s and Doctoral. In a case where a student has received a prior degree from the University, this fee is applicable for the new degree level.

Graduate Maintenance of Matriculation Fee. Matriculated graduate students must be continuously registered for credit each semester in their degree program (excluding summer terms) until they complete degree requirements. Graduate students who do not register for credit during a fall or spring term must fill out a Maintenance of Matriculation form and pay a $50.00 fee.

Graduate Nursing Assessment Fee. A one-time, non-refundable $200.00 fee for students in the Master of Science in Nursing program for specialized training in health assessment. The graduate nursing assessment fee will be charged to students enrolled in the MSN program who take the Adult Assessment class.  The purpose of the fee is to recover costs associated with hiring consultants who provide training to students in the class.

Graduate Orientation Fee. A one-time, non-refundable $120.00 fee is charged to newly matriculated graduate degree and graduate certificate students (including transfer students) to support activities related to orientation functions and programs. Applied for each degree or certificate.

Dual Credit High School Student All-Inclusive Tuition.  An all-inclusive tuition rate of $100.00 per credit for such courses offered in high school facilities with instruction by qualified high school teachers under the supervision of University faculty.
 
Housing Acceptance Deposit. An initial Housing Acceptance Deposit of $150.00 is required for all first-time housing residents. This deposit is separate from any other deposits required by the University.

Housing Renewal Application Deposit. All resident students desiring housing for the upcoming academic year must submit a Housing Renewal Application and a deposit fee of $50.00. This fee is applied towards the total amount due for housing for the upcoming academic term. This fee is separate from any other deposits required by the University, is non-refundable after May 1st and cannot be transferred to any other term.
 
Identification Card (Osprey Card). All students, faculty, and staff receive a Stockton University identification card. This card also serves as a Declining Balance Card and the meal plan card for those who enroll in these programs. The identification card is valid each term a student is registered.  A non-refundable $25.00 fee is charged for replacement of lost or stolen cards. The Office of Student Records will charge the student account and issue a new card.

Late Payment Due Date Fee. A non-refundable $100.00 fee is charged for payments submitted later than the initial due date posted on the bursar website for each term. This fee does not apply to accounts in the tuition payment plans. 

Late Payment Monthly Fee. A $50.00 non-refundable monthly fee is charged for payments submitted late on the tuition payment plans and all accounts not enrolled in a tuition payment plan.

Late Registration Fee.  A $50.00 non-refundable fee is charged to students who register later than the date announced by the Office of Student Services in the term Schedule of Classes.

Learning Disabilities Teacher Consultant Test Fee.  A $50.00 non-refundable fee is required for graduate students seeking this certification. A portion of this fee is sent directly to the licensed test publisher to cover the cost of testing materials.

Leadership Licensed Test and Course Fee.  A $150.00 non-refundable fee is required for doctoral students to cover the cost of licensed testing and expenses for the executive-style leadership program.
 
Locker/Lock/Key Usage Fee. A $25.00 fee is required for usage of any locker, lock, room, or key in areas such as Athletics, ARHU, and NAMS. This is a non-refundable fee per semester.
 
Non-Matriculated Student Fee. A $50.00 non-refundable fee is charged to all non-matriculated students each semester.

Official Transcript Fee. This is a onetime flat-fee of $30.00 for current undergraduate and graduate students that entitle a student to receive an unlimited number of official transcripts at no additional cost. Transcripts are prepared by the Office of Student Records and Registration in accordance with the policies of the American Association of Collegiate Registrars. Disclosure of information contained in students’ official transcripts may only be made in accordance with the provisions of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA).
 
Official Transcript Fee Express Fee. A per copy fee of $10.00 for same day/next day service. See Transcript Fee for more details.

Overseas Study Fee. A $200.00 fee for matriculated students of the University and $300.00 for non-matriculated students to cover the cost of the administration of the Overseas Study Program.

Payment Plan Enrollment Fee (excluding Two Payment Plan).  A non-refundable $60.00 fee is charged each term to students requesting a three (3) or five (5) payment per term tuition payment plan for university-related expenses.

Payment Plan (Two Payment) Enrollment Fee.  A $45.00 non-refundable fee is charged each term for a two (2) payment per term tuition payment plan.
 
Private Applied Music Clinic Fee.  A $400.00 clinic fee paid to Stockton at the beginning of each semester, in addition to any other tuition and fee charges.  The clinic fee compensates the private music instructor for one 45-minute lesson every other week for a total of eight lessons during the term.   Part-time students will pay regular tuition and fees for one credit for on-campus instruction or an all-inclusive tuition rate of $100.00 for off-campus instruction plus the clinic fee.

Reinstatement/Re-Registration Fee. A $50.00 non-refundable fee is charged to all students who re-register and/or are reinstated as a result of having their enrollment, registration and/or pre-registration canceled and/or dropped for non-payment.
 
Replacement Diploma Fee.  A non-refundable $25.00 fee charged for each diploma requested.

Second Certification for Teachers Fee. A $200.00 non-refundable fee of which a portion is remitted to the State (see fee resolution). Please contact the School of Education for more information.

Special Education Licensed Test Fee.  A $100 fee is required to cover the cost of the licensed testing materials for the certification.

Student Assistance Coordinator Certificate Fee.  A $200.00 fee is required and of that amount a portion of this fee is sent directly to the NJDOE with the Student’s application certification (see fee resolution).

Student Teaching Fee. A $400.00 fee is required of any student intending to receive their teaching certification.  A portion of this fee is remitted to the State and to the cooperating teacher (see fee resolution).

Summer Tuition Deposit.  A $50 non-refundable deposit is required at the time of summer registration to secure courses.  The deposit will be applied to the total amount due.

Teacher Education Verification of Completion Forms Fee. Students have up to one year from the date of completion of an approved certification program to request that their institution endorse their certification application to the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE).  This service is provided for free. However, if the student does not request the institutional endorsement within one year of program completion, the student must apply directly to the State.  The state requires a Verification of Completion Form to be researched and completed by Stockton before they will grant certification. The $25.00 fee will help with the costs of additional administrative support and paperwork to complete the verification.
 
Technology Assisted Instruction Fee. A per course non-refundable program license fee. Continuing Education courses are not subject to this $60.00 fee.

Transportation and Safety Fee.  A $110.00 fee per academic semester ($40.00 fee for the summer session) will support transportation and safety improvements on campus such as shuttle service, roadway and parking lot maintenance, lighting of pathways, establishment and maintenance of bike paths and bike racks, provision of video surveillance of walkways and other public areas and addition or maintenance of signage.

Undergraduate Admission Acceptance Deposit. Students accepted for admission are required to deposit a $250.00 fee with the University. This deposit is applied toward the amount due for the term for which the student is accepted. While the fee is not an additional payment, it is an advance that guarantees a student a place in a class. It is non-refundable and cannot be transferred to any other term.

Undergraduate Orientation Fee. A one-time, non-refundable $150.00 fee is charged to new/transfer undergraduate students to support activities related to orientation functions and programs.

Undergraduate Nursing Deposit. Students accepted for admission to the undergraduate Nursing program are required to deposit a $500.00 fee with the University. This deposit is applied toward the amount due for the term for which the student is accepted. While the fee is not an additional payment, it is an advance that guarantees a student a place in a class. It is non-refundable and cannot be transferred to any other term.

Audiological Evaluation
An $100.00 fee for an initial assessment of auditory status conducted by a licensed/certified audiologist. Student clinicians will assist in the evaluation. The evaluation may encompass the following: pure tone threshold testing (air conduction and bone conduction), speech discrimination testing, and speech reception threshold.

Audiological Follow-up Evaluation
A $50.00 fee for a follow-up audiological evaluation after an initial audiological evaluation as recommended by an audiologist or physician.

Central Auditory Processing Evaluation
A $350.00 fee for an assessment of central auditory status conducted by a licensed/certified audiologist. Student clinicians will assist in the evaluation. The evaluation involves a battery of tests that may include the following: speech discrimination testing, Staggered Spondaic Words test, Pitch Pattern/Duration test, Phonemic Synthesis test, Filtered Words test, Random Gap Detection test, Dichotic Digits test, and Competing Words test.

Speech/Language Evaluation
A $120.00 fee will be charged for an initial diagnostic testing to assess the status of language development, articulation, fluency, voice or language impairment conducted by student clinicians under direct supervision of a licensed/certified speech-language pathologist.

Speech/Language Re-Evaluation
A $60.00 fee for a re-assessment to evaluate current communicative function conducted by student clinicians under direct supervision of a licensed/certified speech-language pathologist.

Speech-Language Therapy Individual Session
A $40.00 fee for and individual 50 minute speech-language treatment session with a student clinician under direct supervision of a licensed/certified speech-language pathologist. 

Speech-Language Therapy Group Session 
A $30.00 fee for a fifty minute speech-language treatment for two or more clients within a therapy session with a student clinician under direct supervision of a licensed/certified speech-language pathologist.  Note that the group therapy option may be limited by the availability of clients appropriate for a group session. In some cases, one-on-one therapy may be deemed more beneficial and recommended over group therapy for certain clients.

Support Group Registration
A $20.00 fee to attend a series of group sessions for clients of the clinic and their significant others, to receive support and information on adapting to the diagnosis of a communication disorder.