Tuition and Fees

Illinois Locations Tuition Rates

All traditional full-time undergraduate students enrolling for 12-18 hours/semester are charged a block rate of tuition. Students enrolling for more than 18 hours will pay the per-credit hour charge for all hours in excess of 18.  This block rate of tuition does not include accelerated or graduate courses.

*Tuition rates vary for online programs, employer discounted programs, and for Albuquerque students. Please consult an admission counselor to determine your tuition.

 TUITION RATES FOR 2019-20

UNDERGRADUATE Full-time Tuition
12-18 hours/semester
$16,635
Annual Rate $33,270

UNDERGRADUATE tuition per credit hour
Undergraduate - Traditional
(Part time less than 12 hours/semester, Summer School)
$968
Undergraduate - Accelerated $600
College of Business Seminars $968
College of Nursing BAC to BSN $600
College of Nursing RN to BSN $446
ESL (English as a Second Language) $375

GRADUATE tuition per credit hour
Aviation and Transportation Studies
   Aviation, M.S. $800
Business
   Business Administration, M.B.A. $800
   Business Analytics, M.S. $800
   Finance, M.S. $800
   Information Security, M.S. $800
   MBA Graduate Seminar $800
   Management, M.S. $800
Chemistry/Physics
   Chemistry, M.S. $800
   Chemical Physics, M.S. $800
   Physics, M.S. $800
Computer and Mathematical Sciences
   Computer Science, M.S $800
   Data Science, M.S.      $800
   Information Security, M.S.  $800
Education
   Education, M.A., M.Ed. $640
Justice, Law and Public Safety Studies
   Criminal Justice, M.S. $580
   Criminal Justice, M.S. (Online) $580
   Public Safety Administration, M.S. $580
   Public Safety Administration, M.S. (Online) $580
Nursing
   Nursing, M.S.N. $800
Occupational Therapy
   Occupational Therapy, M.S. $800
Organizational Leadership
   Organizational Leadership, M.A. $700
Psychology
   Clinical Mental Health Counseling, M.A. $640
   School Counseling, M.A.     $640
Social Work
   Social Work, M.A.    $640

DOCTORATE tuition per credit hour
Doctorate in Education Leadership $775
Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) $775

Additional Fees
Application Fee - Undergraduate
$40
Audit Fee for Graduate Student
$350
Audit Fee for Undergraduate Student
$170
College of Business Resource Fee for Undergraduate and Graduate Programs per semester $25
Commuter Meal Plan for Full Time Undergraduate Students per semester
$25
Doctorate Graduation Fee
$210
Graduate Application for Admission $40
Graduate Graduation Fee
$180
Installment Tuition Payment Agreement $95
Late Payment Penalty Fee
$130
New Student Orientation Fee
$140
NSF Check Fee
$30
Prior Learning Assessment Challenge Exam $100
Prior Learning Assessment Portfolio $150
Prior Learning Assessment Seminar $600
Study Abroad $350
Sustainability Fee per semester $5
Technology fee per semester
$75
Transcript Fee
$5
Transfer of credit fee, per credit hour while a Lewis Student
$45
Undergraduate Annual Parking Permit
$180
Undergraduate Graduation Fee
$145

 TUITION RATES FOR 2018-19

UNDERGRADUATE Full-time Tuition
12-18 hours/semester
$16,150
Annual Rate $32,300

UNDERGRADUATE tuition per credit hour
Undergraduate - Traditional
(Part time less than 12 hours/semester, Summer School)
$948
Undergraduate - Accelerated $600
College of Business Seminars $948
College of Nursing BAC to BSN $600
College of Nursing RN to BSN $446*
ESL (English as a Second Language) $370
*Tuition rate shown represents a 25% discount.

GRADUATE tuition per credit hour
Aviation and Transportation Studies
   Aviation and Transportation Studies, M.S. $800
Business
   Business Administration, M.B.A. $800
   Business Analytics, M.S. $800
   Finance, M.S. $800
   Information Security, M.S. $800
   MBA Graduate Seminar $800
   Project Management, M.S. $800
Chemistry/Physics
   Chemistry, M.S. $800
   Chemical Physics, M.S. $800
   Physics, M.S. $800
Computer and Mathematical Sciences
   Computer Science, M.S $800
   Data Science, M.S.      $800
   Information Security, M.S.  $800
Education
   Education, M.A., M.Ed. $630
Justice, Law and Public Safety Studies
   Criminal Justice, M.S. $575
   Criminal Justice, M.S. (Online) $575
   Public Safety Administration, M.S. $575
   Public Safety Administration, M.S. (Online) $575
Nursing
   Nursing, M.S.N. $800
Occupational Therapy
   Occupational Therapy, M.S. $800
Organizational Leadership
   Organizational Leadership, M.A. $695
Psychology
   Clinical Mental Health Counseling, M.A. $630
   School Counseling, M.A.     $630
Social Work
   Social Work, M.A.    $630

DOCTORATE tuition per credit hour
Doctorate in Education Leadership $775
Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) $775

Additional Fees
Technology fee per semester
$75
Undergraduate Parking Fee per semester
$90
Application Fee - Undergraduate
$40
Application Fee - Graduate
$40
New Student Orientation Fee
$140
Tuition Payment Agreement
$95
Late Payment Penalty Fee
$130
Transfer of credit fee, per credit hour while a Lewis Student
$45
Transfer of credit fee, per credit hour prior to matriculation
$0
Undergraduate Graduation Fee
$145
Graduate Graduation Fee
$180
Doctorate Graduation Fee
$210
Transcript Fee
$5
NSF Check Fee
$30
Audit Fee
$170
Audit Fee - Graduate Workshop
$350
Commuter Meal Plan for FT Undergraduate Students per semester
$25
Study Abroad $350
Prior Learning Assessment Seminar $600
Prior Learning Assessment Challenge Exam $100
Prior Learning Assessment Portfolio $150