The tuition for this certificate is $2,000.00 per semester totaling $6,000.00 to complete the program over three semesters of study.
There will be additional expenses such as campus fees, student activity fees and textbooks. Tuition and fees are established by KU and the Board of regents and are subject to change at any time without notice.
Tuition and fees are paid at the beginning of each semester. If the student should decide to withdraw from the program, written notification submitted to the program director is required.
Fees and other student expenses
Financial aid is available for students who qualify. Students should not wait to be accepted into an academic program to begin the financial aid process. Even if the application deadline for the intended program is later in the year, students are strongly encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Financial Aid (FAFSA) by the March 1 priority deadline. Some financial aid grants and low interest loans have limited funding. After the priority deadline, any remaining financial aid will be awarded as available.
Even if financial aid will not be requested, students are encouraged to file the FAFSA annually (same timeline as above). The School of Health Professions has scholarship funds (awarded in the spring for the next academic year starting in fall) for students based on merit, financial need, or both. The FAFSA enables the School to consider all scholarship funds available. The FAFSA must be completed annually.
The total financial aid award package, including scholarships, loans, or need-based aid, cannot be finalized until the student's application materials and fee have been received and acceptance to KU has been completed.