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2019-2020 Tuition and Fees

Standard tuition rates are set on an annual basis and apply to all students. Tuition and fee rates are effective July 1 for the 2019-20 academic year. The tuition rates are assessed on a per-credit-hour basis unless otherwise noted. Fees are assessed on a per-semester basis unless otherwise noted. The same tuition and fee rate is charged regardless of a student’s residency status. Approximate academic year and program costs are based on current academic year tuition and fee rates.

Tuition costs at Rockhurst University

Flat-Rate Tuition (12-16 credit hours) — Semester $3,600

Technology Fee — Per Credit Hour $25

Library Fee — Semester $25

Activity Fee — Semester $25

Approximate Program Cost — $16,000

Course Tuition — Per Credit Hour $300 (less than 12 hours a semester or more than 16)

Technology Fee — Per Credit Hour $25

Library Fee — Semester $25

Activity Fee — Semester $25

Approximate Total Program Cost — $20,000 (less than 12 hours a semester)

Course Tuition — Per Credit Hour $300

Technology Fee — Per Credit Hour $25

Library Fee — Semester $25

Activity Fee — Semester $25

Approximate Total Program Cost — $20,000

Course Tuition — Per Credit Hour $511 FA and SP Semesters | $511 Summer Semester

Health Fee — $104 FA and SP Semesters | $42 Summer Semester

Student Activity Fee — $104 FA and SP Semesters | n/a Summer Semester

Library Fee — $78 FA and SP Semesters | $35 Summer Semester

Laboratory/Technology Fee — $617 FA and SP Semesters | $35 Summer Semester

Instructional Resource Fee Per Semester — $200 FA and SP Semesters | n/a Summer Semester

Approximate Total Program Cost — $36,500

Course Tuition — Per Credit Hour $466

Technology Fee — Per Credit Hour $60

Library Fee — Per Semester $78

Approximate Total Program Cost — $16,500

RN-BSN Tuition — Per Credit Hour $251

Technology Fee Per Credit Hour — $60

Approximate Program Cost — $9,330

Course Tuition — Per Credit Hour $603

Technology Fee — Per Credit Hour $93

Library Fee — Per Semester $78

Clinical Course Fee — Per Credit Hour $61

Graduation Fee — Final Semester $315

Approximate Total Program Cost — $33,500

Post-Graduate Tuition — Per Credit Hour $603

Technology Fee — Per Credit Hour $93

Library Fee — Per Semester $78

Clinical Course Fee — Per Credit Hour $61

Approximate Program Cost — $14,500

2019-2020 Comprehensive Fee Schedule

Policies referenced in the Comprehensive Fee Schedule are available in the student handbook.

Tuition Rates and Required Fees

Standard tuition rates are set on an annual basis and apply to all students. Tuition and fee rates are effective July 1, 2019 for the 2019-20 academic year. The tuition rates are assessed on a per-credit-hour basis unless otherwise noted. Fees are assessed on a per-semester basis unless otherwise noted. The same tuition and fee rate is charged regardless of a student’s residency status. Approximate academic year and program costs are based on current academic year tuition and fee rates.

 

Program Tuition Rate
Allied Health $300
Medical Assisting $300
BSN $511
RN-BSN $466
MSN $603
MSN Post-Graduate Certificates and Second Master’s $603

 

Health Sciences Programs Student Activity Fee Library Fee Technology Fee*
Allied Health $25 $25 $25

 

Nursing Programs Student Activity Fee Laboratory/

Technology Fee

Instructional Resource Fee Health Fee Library Fee Tech Fee* Clinical Course Fee* Graduation Fee
BSN $104 $617 $200 $104 $78 $326
BSN (summer semester only) $35 $42 $34
RN-BSN $78 $60 $326
MSN $78 $93 $61 $326
MSN Post-Graduate Certificates and Second Master’s $78 $93 $61 $326

*Calculated per-credit hour

The following individual lab fees, in addition to the tuition rates and other fees, are assessed per participant.

Course Name Amount
MAST 105 $150
MAST 120 $75
MAST 200 $50
MAST 210 $40
MAST 170 $75
MAST  245 $50
MAST 285 $155

Each payment returned to the College is subject to a $35 service charge.

Applicants may be required to pay additional fees through third-party applications. All applicants are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of $35 to Saint Luke’s College of Health Sciences. 

Admissions Application Fees Amount
Medical Assisting $35
Allied Health $35
BSN $35
RN-BSN $35
MSN $35
MSN Post-Graduate Certificates and Second Master’s $35

Incoming BSN students are required to pay an acceptance deposit. Acceptance deposits are non-refundable and can be used towards student tuition.  The $400 deposit is required upon notification of acceptance.

Students that register for a semester during late registration are subject to a one-time $50 fee. 

Conditions for credit to be granted can be found in the College Catalog. Fees for credit are non-refundable and required upon registration.

Credit Type Amount
Credit by Exam Fee* (per exam) $100

There is a $25 non-refundable fee for badge replacements.

A College replacement diploma is provided upon request and for a fee. The total includes diploma cost and processing fee.

Pickup U.S. Mail Expedited
Original Diploma no charge no charge $30
Replacement Diploma $35 $35 $65

Approximate book costs are based on prices in the online bookstore offered by Saint Luke’s College of Health Sciences and are costs for the program. Prices will vary based on enrollment and vendor.

Program Approximate Cost
Medical Assisting $800
Allied Health $800
BSN $2,500
SLHS Employee RN-BSN $600
RN-BSN $600
MSN $2,000
MSN Post-Graduate Certificates and Second Master’s $1,000

Enrolled and non-degree seeking students auditing a course are charged an auditing fee of $50 per credit hour.

 

Program Uniforms Background/Drug Screen Licensure/Certification
Medical Assisting $200
BSN $300 $140 $200
MSN $135 $300
Post-Graduate Certificates and Second Master’s $135 $300

2018-2019 Tuition and Fees

Standard tuition rates are set on an annual basis and apply to all students. Tuition and fee rates are effective July 1, 2018, for the 2018-19 academic year. The tuition rates are on a per-credit-hour basis. Fees are on a per-semester basis unless otherwise noted. Approximate Academic Year and Program costs are based on academic year tuition and fee rates.

Course Tuition — Per Credit Hour $300 | Year* $9,000

Technology Fee — Per Credit Hour $25 | Year* $750

Library Fee — Semester $25 | Year* $100

Activity Fee — Semester $25 | Year* $100

Approximate Academic Year Total — $9,950

Approximate Program Cost — $20,000

*Year costs based on 30 credit hours.

Course Tuition — Per Credit Hour $300 | Year* $9,000

Technology Fee — Per Credit Hour $25 | Year* $750

Library Fee — Semester $25 | Year* $100

Activity Fee — Semester $25 | Year* $100

Approximate Academic Year Total — $9,950

Approximate Program Cost — $20,000

*Year costs based on 30 credit hours.

Course Tuition — Per Credit Hour $499 | Year* $14,970

Health Fee — Per Semester $100 | Year* $200

Student Activity Fee — Per Semester $100 | Year* $200

Library Fee — Per Semester $75 | Year* $150

Laboratory/Technology Fee — Per Semester $596 | Year* $1,192

Graduation Fee — Final Semester $350

NCLEX Test Preparation Fee — Final Semester $350

Approximate Academic Year Total — $16,712

Approximate Program Cost — $35,000

*Year costs based on 30 credit hours.

Course Tuition — Per Credit Hour $466 | Year* $13,980

Technology Fee — Per Credit Hour $60 | Year* $1,800

Library Fee — Per Semester $75 | Year* $150

Graduation Fee — Final Semester $315

Approximate Academic Year Total — $15,780

Approximate Program Cost — $16,000

*Year costs based on 30 credit hours.

Course Tuition — Per Credit Hour $588 | Year* $15,288

Technology Fee — Per Credit Hour $90 | Year* $2,340

Library Fee — Per Semester $75 | Year* $225

Clinical Course Fee (with enrollment) — Per Credit Hour $59

Graduation Fee — Final Semester $315

Approximate Academic Year Total — $17,853

Approximate Program Cost — $37,000

*Year costs based on 26 credit hours.

Course Tuition — Per Credit Hour $588 | Year* $11,760

Technology Fee — Per Credit Hour $90 | Year* $1,800

Library Fee — Per Semester $75 | Year* $225

Clinical Course Fee (with enrollment) — Per Credit Hour $59

Graduation Fee — Final Semester $315

Approximate Academic Year Total — $14,000

Approximate Program Cost — $14,000

*Year costs based on 20 credit hours.

2018-19 Comprehensive Fee Schedule

Tuition Rates and Required Fees

Standard tuition rates are set on an annual basis and apply to all students. Tuition and fee rates are effective July 1, 2018, for the 2018-19 academic year. The tuition rates are assessed on a per-credit-hour basis. Fees are assessed on a per-semester basis unless otherwise noted. The same tuition and fee rate is charged regardless of a student’s residency status. The approximate academic year and program costs are based on current academic year tuition and fee rates. 

 

Per-Credit-Hour Tuition Rate

Medical Assisting — $300
Medical Assisting Accelerated Full-Time Tuition — $240
Allied Health — $300
BSN — $499
RN-BSN — $499
MSN — $588
Post-Graduate Certificate and Second Master’s — $588

Student Activity Fee — $25

Library Fee — $25

Technology Fee — $25

BSN

Student Activity Fee — $100

Laboratory/Technology Fee — $596

Health Fee — $100

Library Fee — $75

Graduation Fee — $315

BSN (summer only)

Laboratory/Technology Fee — $34

Health Fee — $41

Library Fee — $34

 

RN-BSN

Library Fee — $75

Technology Fee — $60

Graduation Fee — $315

 

MSN

Library Fee — $75

Technology Fee — $90

Clinical Course Fee — $59

Graduation Fee — $315

 

Post-Graduate Certificate and Second Master’s

Library Fee — $75

Technology Fee — $90

Clinical Course Fee — $59

Graduation Fee — $315

*Calculated Per-Credit Hour **Included in Technology Fee

The following individual lab fees, in addition to the tuition rates and other fees, are assessed per participant. 

 

MAST 105 — $150

MAST 120 — $75

MAST 200 — $50

MAST 210 — $40

MAST 170 — $75

MAST 245 — $50

MAST 285 — $155

Each payment returned to the College is subject to a $35 service charge.

All applicants are required to pay a non-refundable application fee. 

Medical Assisting — $35

Allied Health — $35

BSN — $35

RN-BSN — $35

MSN — $50

Acceptance deposits applicable toward student tuition, nonrefundable and required upon notification of acceptance. The 2018-19 acceptance deposit is $400. 

Fees for credit are non-refundable and required upon registration.

Credit by Exam Fee* (per exam) — $100

Credit for Prior Learning Fee* (per course) — $100

There is a $25 non-refundable fee for badge replacements. 

A College replacement diploma is provided upon request and for a fee. The total includes diploma cost and processing fee. 

Original Diploma 

US Mail — no charge

Pickup — no charge

Expedited — $30

 

Replacement Diploma

US Mail — $35

Pickup — $35

Expedited — $65

Approximate book costs are based on prices in the online bookstore offered by SLCHS and are costs for the program. Prices will vary based on enrollment and vendor. 

 

Medical Assisting — $800

Allied Health — $800

BSN — $2,500

RN-BSN — $600

MSN — $2,000

Post-Graduate Certificate and Second Master’s Degree — $1,000

There are additional expenses that students may be required to pay. These estimated expenses are paid to an external source and are not paid to the SLCHS. 

 

Medical Assisting

Uniforms — $200

 

BSN

Uniforms — $300

Background/Drug Screen — $140

Licensure/Certification  — $200

 

MSN

Background/Drug Screen — $135

Licensure/Certification  — $300

 

Post-Graduate Certificate and Second Master’s Degree

Background/Drug Screen — $135

Licensure/Certification  — $300

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