Tuition & Fees
The total cost of the MAHG or MASTAHG degrees – including tuition, room and board (for on-campus courses only), and books – ranges from $17,000 to $26,000 depending upon the student's program options and the number of courses taken online.
Tuition and Fees for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021
Tuition for Fall 2020 is due July 1st; tuition for Spring 2021 is due December 1st. For registrations received after those dates, payment is due within 72 hours of registration.
|Live Online Course Tuition (HIST/POLSC 501 - HIST/POLSC 660)||$900 ($450 per semester hour)|
|Live Online Audit Tuition (non-credit)||$450 per course|
|Education Courses (EDxx prefix) (3)||$1770 ($590 per semester hour)|
|HIST/POLSC 670 - Directed Study (2)||$1210 ($605 per semester hour)|
|HIST/POLSC 691 - Thesis (4)||$2420 ($605 per semester hour)|
|HIST/POLSC 692 - Capstone Project (4)||$2420 ($605 per semester hour)|
Tuition and Fees for Summer 2020
Tuition and fees for summer courses are due April 1st. For summer semester registrations received after April 1st, payment is due within 72 hours of registration.
Weeklong Summer Courses (Main Campus)
|Weeklong Summer Course Tuition (HIST/POLSC 501 - HIST/POLSC 660)||$1156 ($578 per semester hour)|
|Weeklong Summer Audit Tuition (non-credit)||$578 per course|
|Room and Board||$475 per course|
|Technology Fee (included in above figures)||$15 per semester hour|
|Total||$1631 per course|
The Room and Board fee for courses taken at the Ashland main campus includes double-occupancy housing in Ashland University apartments or residence halls and all meals, from dinner Sunday through lunch Friday. Check-in begins each week on Sunday at noon; students must check-out by Friday at 4 pm. Students taking courses in consecutive weeks may choose to remain in campus housing for the weekend between courses at no additional charge with prior notice to the MAHG office. No meal service is provided over the weekend. Room and board is not available for EDxx courses.
|Live Online Course Tuition (AHG/HIST/POLSC 501 - AHG/HIST/POLSC 660)||$848 ($424 per semester hour)|
|Live Online Audit Tuition (non-credit)||$424 per course|
|Education Courses (EDxx prefix)||$1725 ($575 per semester hour)|
|AHG/HIST/POLSC 670 – Directed Study (2)||$1156 ($578 per semester hour)|
|AHG 691 – Thesis (4)||$2312 ($578 per semester hour)|
|AHG 692 – Capstone Project (4)||$2312 ($578 per semester hour)|
Students are responsible for acquiring the required textbooks for each course. Students should budget approximately $100 per course, but the exact amount varies from course to course. Books may be purchased directly from the Ashland University Bookstore, or students may purchase them elsewhere. Titles, authors, and edition information will be provided in the syllabus for each course.
|Technology Fee (applies to all coursework) (included in above figures)||$15 per credit hour|
|Distance Education Fee (online EDxx courses only) (included in above figures)||$20 per credit hour|
|Transcript Fee||$6 and up|
|Late Registration Fee (EDxx courses only)||$25|
Fees in general are non-refundable. Tuition is non-refundable in the instance of an unofficial withdrawal. Students who make official withdrawals or reduce their course loads should consult the Ashland University Business Office for the schedule of refunds. It is the responsibility of the student to obtain and complete withdrawal forms and procedures from the education center where they are enrolled.
All tuition, fees, and other charges are set by the university and subject to change without prior notice.