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Alternative Fee Programs

Notice:
Some or all instruction for all or part of Academic Year 21-22 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)Public Health and Population Science$350
Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Strategic Communications (Online)Media$350
Bachelor of Arts in Social Work {in Twin Falls}School of Social Work$297.50*
Bachelor of Business Administration in Management (Online)Management$350
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice {in Twin Falls}Criminal Justice$287.50*
Bachelor of Science in Cyber Operations and Resilience (Online)Electrical and Computer Engineering$350
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 (RRT to BS Degree Advancement Program) (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
Master in Athletic Leadership {in Boise}Kinesiology$385
Master of Arts in Education, Bilingual (Online)Literacy, Language and Culture$422.50*
Master of Arts in Education, Literacy (Online)Literacy, Language and Culture$422.50*
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 Culture$422.50*
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$545
Master of Science in Accountancy - Foundation (Online)Accountancy$545
Master of Science in Cyber Operations and Resilience (Online)Electrical and Computer Engineering$525
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 Population and Health Systems Management (Online)School of Allied Health$790
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$425*
DOCTORAL LEVEL
Doctor of Education in Educational Technology (Online)Educational Technology$599**
Doctor of Nursing Practice (Online)School of Nursing$820
UNDERGRADUATE CERTIFICATES
Business Creation (Online)Management$350
Communication Management (Online)Media$350
Conflict Management (Online)Conflict Management$350
Media Content Management (Online)Media$350
Public Health (Online)Public Health and Population Science$350
User Experience Research (Online)College of Innovation and Design$350
GRADUATE CERTIFICATES
Accounting Foundations (Online)Accountancy$545
Adult Gerontology - Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care (Online)School of Nursing$890
Adult Gerontology - Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care (Online)School of Nursing$890
Analyst and Threat Intelligence (Online)Electrical and Computer Engineering$525
Computer Assisted Language Learning (Online)World Languages/ Educational Technology$478
Conflict Management (Online)Conflict Management$435
Educational Games and Simulations (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Governance Policy Administration (Online)Electrical and Computer Engineering$525
Instructional Technology Coaching (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Mathematics Consulting Teacher Endorsement {in Boise}College of Education$225
Online Teaching (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Resilience Engineering (Online)Electrical and Computer Engineering$525
School Technology Coordination (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Technology Integration Specialist (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Workplace E-Learning Design and Development (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

*Online delivered courses in this program will have an additional $30 per credit fee attached 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.

***Courses in this program will have an additional $15 per credit Internet fee attached to fund administration costs.

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