Online Graduate Courses Tuition Costs & Financial Aid

Online tuition costs

Graduate Online Courses

Graduate courses cost $850 per credit hour. If all courses are taken online and no credits are transferred into the program, a student can expect to pay $25,500 for the entire degree program (30 credit hours x $850 per hour = $25,500). Books and materials are not included in the credit hour cost and must be purchased separately.

Financial Aid
Financial aid for Distance Education-matriculated graduate students is available for enrollment of 3 or more credits per 8-week term. Students may apply for Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loans by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at The maximum annual unsubsidized loan is $20,500 with a fixed interest rate of 6%. There is also an origination fee of 1.069% that is deducted at the time of loan disbursement.

If unsubsidized loan amount is exhausted Federal Graduate PLUS Loan may be available.

Private loans may be an option if no other sources of financial aid are available. Unity College is not permitted to provide counsel on which private loans to choose. For help on this matter, please go to:

Contact the financial aid office for more information: 207-509-7235.