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Tuition & Fees

Below are the current tuition and fee rates. Information is separated into 5 categories.

Below are the tuition and fee rates for Undergraduate On Campus students 2024-2025

Program Cost Per Credit Total Tuition**
Undergraduate Tuition Cost $1,093* $32,790 per year

Tiffin University’s tuition includes the cost of reading materials through Dragon Access for all registered courses.

Tiffin University provides a tuition payment plan to allow for monthly payments. Contact the Office of Student Accounts, (419) 448-3052, for more information.

*Tiffin University has block tuition rate for students taking 12-17 credit hours. If you enroll in less than 12 credit hours, you will pay $1,093 per credit hour.

**Costs will vary based on eligible transfer credits, financial aid, tuition assistance and partnership discounts. The Technology and Campus Service fee and supplemental fees are applicable and not included in the tuition cost per year.

Meal Plans Cost per year (Fall & Spring semesters)
Gold Meal Plan – 19 meals per week + $150 Dragon Dollars* $5,780
Green Meal Plan – 12 meals per week + $200 Dragon Dollars** $5,150
Dragon Meal Plan – 7 meals per week + $200 Dragon Dollars*** $4,200
Fire Meal Plan – 50 meals per semester + $75 Dragon Dollars**** $1,400

*Required for all first-year freshman living on-campus.
**Minimum meal plan required as a sophomore.
***Minimum meal plan required as a junior.
****Available only to commuters and seniors.

Housing Expenses Cost per year (Fall & Spring semesters)
Residence Hall without air conditioning
     Single $6,760
     Double $5,740
Residence Hall with air conditioning
     Single $7,160
     Double $6,380
Houses with air conditioning
     Single $6,900
     Double $6,000
Apartments
     Miami St. LLC & 106 Benner (Singles) $7,300

Triple and Quad rooms are available, but are limited.

Fees Cost
Technology Fee $200 (per semester)
Campus Services Fee $250 (per semester)
Laboratory Fees  Varies
Supplemental Course Material Fee*  Varies
Music Fee for Private Lessons (15 lessons per instrument) $350** (per semester)

Students with a Tiffin University grade point average of 3.0 or above may apply for approval by the Registrar or the Provost to enroll in up to 17 credits in a semester at no additional tuition charge. Fees are subject to change at any time with Board of Trustees’ approval.

*Some courses may include a supplemental course material fee, which will support and enhance the students’ learning.

**Applicable to some courses; see course descriptions

Program Cost Per Credit Estimated Cost Per Semester*
Online Bachelor’s $480 $5,760

Tiffin University provides a tuition payment plan to allow for monthly payments. Contact the Office of Student Accounts, (419) 448-3409, for more information.

*Tuition per semester is estimated on taking a full class load each semester. For undergrad, this is estimated to be 12 credit hours. Costs will vary based on eligible transfer credits, financial aid, tuition assistance and partnership discounts. All technology fees, books and supplemental fees are applicable and not included in the tuition cost per year.

Fees Cost
Technology Fee – Fall & Spring semester $200 
Technology Fee – Summer semester $100 
Supplemental Course Material Fee* Varies
DragonACCESS Books $25 per credit hour

Fees are subject to change at any time with Board of Trustees’ approval.

*Some courses may require a supplemental course material fee to support and enhance your learning experience.

Program Cost Per Credit Estimated Cost Per Semester*
Online Bachelor’s $525 $6,300

Tiffin University provides a tuition payment plan to allow for monthly payments. Contact the Office of Student Accounts, (419) 448-3409, for more information.

*Tuition per semester is estimated on taking a full class load each semester. For undergrad, this is estimated to be 12 credit hours. Costs will vary based on eligible transfer credits, financial aid, tuition assistance and partnership discounts. All technology fees and books are included in the tuition cost per year.

Dragon Access (reading materials) are provided to students at no cost.

Fees Cost
Technology Fee included in cost above
Supplemental Course Material Fee* Varies
DragonACCESS Books included in cost above

Fees are subject to change at any time with Board of Trustees’ approval.

*Some courses may require a supplemental course material fee to support and enhance your learning experience.

Program Credit Hours Cost Per Credit Hour Total Cost*
Master of Business 32**-36 $700 $22,400 – $25,200
Master of Education 30 $600 $18,000
Master of Humanities 30 $580 $17,400
Master of Science – Clinical Exercise Physiology 33 $700 $23,100
Master of Science – Cyber Security 30 $700 $21,000
Master of Science – Psychology 37 $600 $22,200
Master of Science in Criminal Justice 30 $700 $21,000
Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Forensic Psychology 42 $700 $29,400

Tiffin University provides a tuition payment plan to allow for monthly payments. Contact the Office of Student Accounts, (419) 448-3409, for more information.

*This is the estimated total cost of tuition for the entire graduate program. This cost does not include the technology fee, supplemental fees, or the cost of books associated with the program.

**Courses may be waived by permission of the Dean.

Fees Cost
Technology Fee – Fall & Spring semester $200
Technology Fee – Summer semester $100
DragonACCESS Books $25 per credit hour
Supplemental Course Material Fee* Varies

Fees are subject to change at any time with Board of Trustees’ approval.

*Some courses may require a supplemental course material fee to support and enhance your learning experience.

Program Credit Hours Cost Per Credit Hour Total Cost*
Master of Business 32**-36 $750 $24,000 – $27,000
Master of Education 30 $630 $18,900
Master of Humanities 30 $630 $18,900
Master of Science – Clinical Exercise Physiology 33 $750 $24,750
Master of Science – Cyber Security 30 $750 $22,500
Master of Science – Psychology 37 $630 $23,310
Master of Science in Criminal Justice 30 $750 $22,500
Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Forensic Psychology 42 $750 $31,500

Tiffin University provides a tuition payment plan to allow for monthly payments. Contact the Office of Student Accounts, (419) 448-3409, for more information.

*This is the estimated total cost of tuition for the entire graduate program. This cost includes the technology fee and the cost of books associated with the program. Supplemental fees may apply.

Dragon Access (reading materials) are provided to students at no cost.

**Courses may be waived by permission of the Dean.

Fees Cost
Technology Fee included in the above costs
DragonACCESS Books included in the above costs
Supplemental Course Material Fee* Varies

Fees are subject to change at any time with Board of Trustees’ approval.

*Some courses may require a supplemental course material fee to support and enhance your learning experience.

Review the Admissions Requirements & Application Process page for Tuition & Fees information.

Tuition & Fees

Program Cost Per Credit Hour
Ph.D. in Global Leadership and Change $800
  • Each credit hour of the 60 credit curriculum is $800, plus technology fees.
  • Tuition rates are the same whether a student is in-state, out-of-state or international.
  • Textbooks and supplies are purchased separately by the student.
  • Students should also consider any travel costs associated with residency weekend attendance.

Graduate Alumni Discount

  • Tiffin University alumni are eligible to receive a Graduate Alumni Discount.
  • Ph.D. students whose graduate and/or bachelor degree was obtained from Tiffin University, will be eligible to receive a $150 per credit hour discount.
  • Students who receive this discount are not eligible to receive additional types of Tiffin University discounts.
Fees Cost
Technology Fee – Fall & Spring semester $200
Technology Fee – Summer semester $100 
DragonACCESS Books $25 per credit hour
Supplemental Course Material Fee* Varies

Fees are subject to change at any time with Board of Trustees’ approval.

*Some courses may require a supplemental course material fee to support and enhance your learning experience.

Program Cost Per Credit Hour
Ph.D. in Global Leadership and Change $855
  • Each credit hour of the 60 credit curriculum is $855, and includes technology and book fees.
  • Tuition rates are the same whether a student is in-state, out-of-state or international.
  • Students should also consider any travel costs associated with residency weekend attendance.

Graduate Alumni Discount

  • Tiffin University alumni are eligible to receive a Graduate Alumni Discount.
  • Ph.D. students whose graduate and/or bachelor degree was obtained from Tiffin University, will be eligible to receive a $150 per credit hour discount.
  • Students who receive this discount are not eligible to receive additional types of Tiffin University discounts.
Fees Cost
Technology Fee included in the cost above
DragonACCESS Books included in the cost above
Supplemental Course Material Fee* Varies

Fees are subject to change at any time with Board of Trustees’ approval.

Dragon Access (reading materials) are provided to students at no cost.

*Some courses may require a supplemental course material fee to support and enhance your learning experience.