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Tuition for the doctoral program is charged on a per-credit basis. Annual tuition cost will depend on how many credits you take per term. The collaborative UST- USF doctorate is offered at a competitive tuition rate without the fees that are often added beyond tuition. Tuition is $490 per credit and is guaranteed for the length of the program.

As you compare program costs, you're likely asking yourself the following questions:

  • Am I able to continue working while I pursue my degree? - Yes
  • Are credits based on semesters or quarters? - Semesters
  • Am I able to transfer in graduate credits? – Yes, if less than seven years old and appropriate to your collateral area and approved by your advisor.
  • Is financial aid available? – Yes, contact Chad Nosbusch at St. Thomas at 651-962-6642.