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 Spring 2017

Tuition for Spring 2017 is due November 1st.  For spring semester registrations received after November 1st, payment is due within 72 hours of registration.

Live Online Courses

Live Online Course Tuition (AHG 501 - AHG 660) $800 ($400 per semester hour)
Live Online Audit Tuition (non-credit) $400 ($200 per semester hour)

Other Courses

Education Courses (EDxx prefix) $1524 ($508 per semester hour) 
AHG 670 - Directed Study (2) $1090 ($545 per semester hour)
AHG 690 - Research Methods (2) $1090 ($545 per semester hour)
AHG 691 - Thesis (4) $2180 ($545 per semester hour)
AHG 692 - Capstone Project (4) $2180 ($545 per semester hour)

Tuition and Fees for Summer 2017 (Subject to Change)

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 (AHG 501 - AHG 660) $1090 ($545 per semester hour)
Weeklong Summer Audit Tuition (non-credit) $546 per course 
Room and Board $475 per course
Total $1565 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 are not available for EDxx courses.

Live Online Courses

Live Online Course Tuition (AHG 501 - AHG 660) $800 ($400 per semester hour)
Live Online Audit Tuition (non-credit) $400 per course

Other Courses

Education Courses (EDxx prefix) $1494 ($498 per semester hour)
AHG 670 – Directed Study (2) $1090 ($545 per semester hour)
AHG 690 – Research Methods (2)  $1090 ($545 per semester hour)
AHG 691 – Thesis (4) $2180 ($545 per semester hour)
AHG 692 – Capstone Project (4) $2180 ($545 per semester hour)

Textbooks

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.

Other Fees

Distance Education Fee (EDxx courses only) $15 per credit hour
Application Fee $30
Graduation Fee $100
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.