Tuition and Fees for SAU Online

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.

2014-15 Tuition Rates*

Non-degree Undergraduate Course
Per Credit: $376

Business (AS)
Per Credit: $296

Business (BS)
Per Credit: $511

Organizational Management (BS)
Per Credit: $511

Communication Leadership (BA)
Per Credit: $511

Business Administration (MBA)
Per Credit: $603

Communication (MA)
Per Credit: $603

Education (MA) 
Per Credit: $481

Nursing (MSN) 
Per Credit: $603

Reading (MA)
Per Credit: $481

Spiritual Formation & Leadership
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/bachelor’s degrees
$30/master’s degrees
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.