Includes the following students:
* Fees and costs vary. For detailed fee structure please see Registrar's page and look for "Cost (Tuition & Fees)". Typical (school) year is from mid August until Mid May. Study material (books, notebooks, etc) varies depending on the course you are taking. Tuition, fee, and expense estimates amounts intended for planning purposes only. Based on 2017-2018 rates.
College of Technology has an additional per credit hour fee of $14 for each credit hour (up to 10 credit hours) for courses taken in the college of technology with a cap of $140 per semester.
Taking Summer Courses?
Pittsburg State University offers more than 450 summer courses, in a wide variety of disciplines. Courses are generally offered in four-week and eight-week sessions, although intersession and short courses are also available. Coursework begins early June, and ends late July.
Limited on-campus housing is available for students that wish to take summer courses.
Flat Rate Tuition
Unlike many other schools, at Pitt State you pay a flat tuition amount for 10 credit hours or more for undergraduate students [9 credit hours or more for graduate students], which lets you add extra credit hours to your course load during the fall and spring semesters without incurring any additional per-credit-hour cost. Whether you're taking 10 credit hours a semester [9 credit hours or more for graduate students] or 18 credit hours, your cost is the same.
Taking 9 or less credit hours - undergraduate students?
Tuition per credit hour for undergraduate students enrolled in 9 hours or less:
In-State: $251 per credit hour
Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP), Legacy and Gorilla Edge: $466.50 per credit hour
Out-of-State, including international: $620 per credit hour
Taking 8 hours or less - graduate students?
Tuition per credit hour for graduate students enrolled in 8 hours or less:
In-State: $333 per credit hour
Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP), Legacy and Gorilla Edge: $343.50 per credit hour
Out-of-State, including international: $765 per credit hour
Electronic access fee
A media fee of $36.00 per credit hour is added to all on-line courses, hybrid courses and courses on the interactive distance learning network.
For detailed fee structure please see Registrar's page and look for "Cost (Tuition & Fees)"
All international students are REQUIRED to purchase Student Health Insurance. Immediate family members may be insured for an additional cost. Please contact Vickie Mense at email@example.com with insurance questions.
Dependents (spouse and/or children)
International Student who bring his or her spouse and/or children must show additional certified funds. At least $4,000 for spouse per year and $2,000 per child per year. Dependents must also have required health insurance.