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Alternative Fee Programs

Notice:
Some or all instruction for all or part of Academic Year 20-21 may be delivered remotely. Tuition and mandatory fees have been set regardless of the method of instruction and will not be refunded in the event instruction occurs remotely for any part of the Academic Year.

Idaho State Board of Education policy states that certain online and self-support programs charge fees in lieu of tuition (Section V, Subsection R Establishment of Fees).  Boise State University lists these approved programs below.  During fall, spring, and summer semesters, students in these programs are charged a unique per credit fee for all courses in that program; students are not charged tuition or nonresident tuition.  Paying these fees entitles students in these programs to some but not all Boise State University services and benefits (see services offered).  The courses in the programs listed below are not eligible for the Educational Tuition and Fees Waiver Benefit  for employees, and spouse or dependent (unless otherwise noted by **). If you need additional information about the program, please contact the appropriate academic department listed.

Academic DegreeDepartmentPer Credit Hour Fee 
UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL
Bachelor of Applied Science (Online)Bachelor of Applied Science$350
Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies (Online)Multidisciplinary Studies$350
Bachelor of Arts in Public Health (Online)Community and Environmental Health$350
Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations (Online)Communication and Media$350
Bachelor of Arts in Social Work {in Twin Falls}School of Social Work$275*
Bachelor of Business Administration in Business/Accountancy {in Twin Falls}College of Business and Economics$297*
Bachelor of Business Administration in Management (Online)Management$350
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice {in Twin Falls}Criminal Justice$275*
Bachelor of Science in Imaging Science (Online)Radiologic Sciences$395
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Degree Completion Program or RN to BS) (Online)Nursing$350
Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care (Degree Advancement Program or RRT to BS) (Online)Respiratory Care$300
MASTERS LEVEL
Education Specialist in Educational Technology (Online)Educational Technology$478/$599**
Executive MBA Program {in Boise}College of Business and Economics$1,245 (per course)
Master in Athletic Leadership {in Boise}Kinesiology$378
Master of Arts in Education, Bilingual (Online)Literacy, Language and Culture$375*
Master of Arts in Education, Literacy (Online)Literacy, Language and Culture$375*
Master of Business Administration (Online)College of Business and Economics$750
Master of Education, Specialist in Executive Education Leadership {in Boise}College of Education$420
Master of Educational Technology (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Master of Education in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (Online)
Literacy, Language and Culture375*
Master of Nursing in Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care (Online)School of Nursing$890
Master of Nursing in Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care (Online)School of Nursing$890
Master of Science in Accountancy (Online)Accountancy$495
Master of Science in Accountancy - Foundation (Online)Accountancy$495
Master of Science in Educational Technology (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Master of Science in Genetic Counseling (Online)School of Allied Health Sciences$982
Master of Science in Organizational Performance and Workplace Learning (Online)Organizational and Performance and Workplace Learning$500
Master of Science in Respiratory Care (Online)Respiratory Care$500
Master of Social Work (Online)School of Social Work$495
Master of Social Work (Advanced) (Online)School of Social Work$495
Master of Social Work {in Coeur d' Alene}School of Social Work$400*
DOCTORAL LEVEL
Doctor of Education in Educational Technology (Online)Educational Technology$599**
Doctor of Nursing Practice (Online)School of Nursing$750
UNDERGRADUATE CERTIFICATES
Communication Management (Online)Communications and Media$350
Media Content Management (Online)Communications and Media$350
Public HealthCertificate (Online)Community and Environmental Health$350
User Experience Research (Online)College of Innovation and Design$350
GRADUATE CERTIFICATES
Accounting Foundations Certificate (Online)Accountancy$495
Adult Gerontology - Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care (Online)School of Nursing$890
Adult Gerontology - Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care (Online)School of Nursing$890
Computer Assisted Language Learning (Online)World Languages/ Educational Technology$478
Conflict Management {in Boise}School of Public Service$404
Educational Games and Simulations (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Healthcare Simulation (Online)School of Nursing$675
Instructional Technology Coaching (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Mathematics Consulting Teacher Endorsement Certificate {in Boise}College of Education$225
Online Teaching (Online)Educational Technology$478**
School Technology Coordination (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Technology Integration (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Workplace E-Learning and Performance Support (Online)Organizational and Performance and Workplace Learning$500
Workplace Instructional Design (Online)Organizational and Performance and Workplace Learning$500
Workplace Performance Improvement (Online)Organizational and Performance and Workplace Learning$500

*a few courses in this program are delivered online. There is an additional $30 per credit fee attached to the online course to fund course development and enhancements.

**courses in this program are eligible for the Educational Tuition and Fees Waiver Benefit for employees, and spouse or dependent.

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