Tuition and Fees
Graduate Tuition and Fees
All tuition money must be paid by the first day of class. Statements are available online and are not mailed home. To make your graduate payment online, log into McDaniel College’s Portal and use the Archway Self-Service Menu.
|2018 - 2019 Academic Year|
|Graduate Tuition||$500 per credit beginning Fall 2018|
|Counselor Education Tuition||$560 per credit beginning Fall 2018|
|New Cohort Tuition - through school district partnership||$1,300 per 3 credit course (effective Fall 2018).
(New cohorts will receive a variable tuition rate that will be discounted $200 from the full tuition rate for a three credit course.)
|Cohort Tuition - existing
school district cohorts
|Continue at previously established contracted rate through the completion of the program.|
|Cohort - HRD per 3 credit course||$1,500 for the 2018-2019 academic year.|
|Cohort Tuition - Counselor Ed. per 3 credit course||$1,680 for the 2018-2019 academic year.|
|Professional Development Courses||1 Credit Course = $199
2 Credit Course = $259
- Should you drop a class after the start the tuition will be PRORATED according to the college policy on Refunds/Forfeitures. You must drop the class prior to the first class to avoid any tuition forfeiture fees. Not attending a class does not constitute a drop.
- A Graduate Application fee of $75 is due with the Application for Graduate Study when the student enrolls in the first course at McDaniel College. McDaniel alumni are exempt from the $75 Graduate Application fee.
- A late registration fee of $35 will be charged to those graduate students completing their registration on or after the first day of class.
- Accepted methods of payment include check, cash, money order, wire transfer or credit cards (Visa, MasterCard and Discover).
Other Graduate Fees
Application Fee: $75.00 (McDaniel alumni are exempt)
Comprehensive Exam: $150.00 due ten (10) days prior to exam
Administrative Fee: $75.00 per semester
Late Payment Fee: $50.00
Student Teaching Fees: $750.00
Transcript Fee: $10.00
Late Registration Fee: $35.00
Tuition Contract Payment Plan
For the convenience of Graduate students desiring monthly payment arrangements, the McDaniel College Tuition Contract is available. The Graduate Tuition Contract allows individuals to contract for all or part of the expenses for the semester. A nonrefundable contract fee is required upon application. The contract is renewed each semester.
INTERNSHIP Tutition Contract Payment Plan
For the convenience of Graduate students desiring monthly payment arrangements for their INTERNSHIP, the McDaniel College Internship Tuition Contract is available. The Internship Contract allows individuals to contract for all or part of the expenses for the semester in which the internship begins. A nonrefundable contract fee is required upon application.
Graduate Refunds / Forfeiture
It is assumed a student will not withdraw from the College during a semester. The official date of withdrawal is determined by the Registrar's office. Contact the Registrar's office or the Office of Graduate Affairs for an Add/Drop form. FAILURE TO ATTEND CLASSES OR TO PAY A BILLING STATEMENT BY THE DUE DATE DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFICIAL WITHDRAWAL.
At any point after the start of the course, the following refund policy will prevail for normal format courses and will be prorated for special format courses or workshops:
Tuition Refund / Forfeiture Policy
All registration processing fees will be forfeited if a student withdraws at any point after the start of the course. The following refund policy will prevail:
% of class elapsed = % Refunded
- 7% = 80%
- 13% = 60%
- 20% = 40%
- 27% = 20%
- Over 27% = No Refund
**A full refund will be issued if an online class is dropped by the close of business on the third day.
Financial obligations must be met in order for students to be permitted to enter class, enroll in a subsequent course, graduate, or request transcripts. Students who have not fulfilled payment obligations will be blocked from future registrations until payment obligations are met. Additionally, the student is responsible for attorney's fees and other costs necessary for the collect of any amount due.