Tuition and Fees

Spring Arbor University offers its online degree programs at competitive rates. These rates and fees currently differ for each program and are subject to change. For information about student accounts, how to make payments, payment plans, etc., visit the business office website.

2014 – 2015 tuition rates*

Business Administration (MBA)
Per Credit: $603

Communication (MA)
Per Credit: $603

Education (MA) 
Per Credit: $481

Nursing (MSN) 
Per Credit: $603

Per Credit: $518 for BSN-level courses; $603 for MSN-level courses

Per Credit: $518

Reading (MA)
Per Credit: $481

Spiritual Formation & Leadership (MSFL)
Per Credit: $484

Per Credit: $481

Fees for special materials may be required for some courses. Payment of fees is due three weeks before classes start. All fees are nonrefundable.

SAU Online Fees*

Fee name


Application Fee $30
Registration Fee (per semester) $40
Technology Fee (full-time) $105 (per semester)
Technology Fee (part-time) $53 (per semester)


*For programs with residencies, the per-credit fee for the residency is slighty higher. Fees are subject to change.