Tuition and Fees

For cost information on the various program options at Southeastern University, review the sections below. You can also access our cost calculators from the financial aid page, which will give you a more accurate look at the cost of attendance by factoring in your academic performance and financial need. The fees below are subject to change each year. If you have questions regarding any of the fees or want more details about financial aid options, contact us at 800.500.8760.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Expenses 9 Hours *12–17 Hours 18 Hours
Tuition $7,950.69 $10,600.92 $11,484.33
General Student Fee $500 $500 $500
Total for Off-Campus Semester $8,450.69 $11,100.92 $11,984.33
Total for Off-Campus Year $16,901.38 $22,201.84 $23,968.66
Room $2,376 $2,139
Meal Plan $2,272.68 $2,272.68
On-Campus Cost Per Semester $8,450.69 $15,749.60 $16,396.01
Cost Per Year $15,242 $31,499.20 $32,792.02
Cost Per Month (12-month plan) $1,270.17 $2,624.93 $2,732.67

Less than 12 hours (per hour) $883.41
12–17 hours (per semester)* $10,600.92
More than 17 hours $10,600.92
plus $883.41 for each additional hour above 17 hours
*Nontraditional evening or online class pricing is not included in the 12–17 hour tuition price.
General Student Fee (per semester) – $500 6 hours or more per semester – $500 Less than 6 hours per semester – $200

Academic Advising Portfolio Replacement Fee $15
Application/Re-Application Fee (nonrefundable) $40
Audit Fee (per hour)
– Under 55 years of age
– 55 years of age and older
$441.70
$20
CLEP Test ($15 paid to Southeastern University; $77 paid online at the time of test); $92
Diploma Replacement $50
Directed Studies Fee (per hour, plus tuition) $100
Fire Card Replacement Fee (includes sales tax) $15
First Year Experience Fee (per semester) $210
Graduation Fee (undergraduate) $110
Graduation Late Fee $25
Internship Fee $275
Education Internship Fee
(Internship fees vary by school district. Please contact the College of Education for more information.)
$400
Late Registration Fee $120
Music Lesson Fee (per semester, per instrument, plus tuition) $100
Myers-Briggs Test $30
Payment Plan Enrollment Fee2:
Per Year
Per Semester
$65
$47
Strong Interest Inventory Assessment $30
Student Health Insurance (per year) $1,808
Tae Kwon Do Fee $75
Transcript Fee (per transcript) $7
Vehicle Registration Fee (per year, includes sales tax) $64.20
Study Abroad Program Fee $200

Practicum Media Fee (plus tuition) $35
Class Media Fee (plus tuition) $100
Science Lab – General (plus tuition) $125
Science Lab – Specialized (plus tuition) $175

Bethany, Bauer, Aventura, Esperanza, Destino, Valencia and South Pointe double occupancy (per semester) $2,376
Bethany/Bauer single occupancy (per semester) $2,639
Aventura/Esperanza/Destino single occupancy (per semester) $3,026
Other Housing $2,530, $2,668 or $2,945
* All residence hall prices include use of laundry facilities.

Carte Blanche Meal Plan (per semester)

$2,177

20-Meal Plan (per semester; includes 50 Fire Funds)

$2,124

14-Meal Plan (per semester; includes 75 Fire Funds)

$2,059

10-Meal Plan (per semester; includes 100 Fire Funds)

$2,028

Commuter Meal Plan (per semester) (nonresident students only)

25 Meals (includes 200 Fire Funds, plus a 10% bonus)

15 Meals (includes 100 Fire Funds, plus a 10% bonus)

10 Meals (includes 75 Fire Funds, plus a 10% bonus)

$405.60

$223.10

$156.20

Southeastern Fire Card: The Southeastern Fire Card (student ID card) has many functions. It is the meal card, laundry card, library card, printing card, “ID card” for permission to be on campus and key into the residence halls. It also is an on-campus debit card for Tuscana Ristorante (the main dining hall), Mi Casa Café and the campus bookstore.
Campus Cash: You may add personal funds (Campus Cash) to your Fire Card’s general account at any time during the semester. Funds added to the Fire Card may be used at all Southeastern University dining locations and the campus bookstore, as well as for purchasing copies/printing. These funds will carry over each semester and will remain on your Fire Card. Funds placed on your Fire Card will not be refunded or transferred to your student account until you graduate or officially withdraw from the university.
Fuego Funds: Select meal plans include Fire Funds, which are funds that are placed on your card to be used in Mi Casa Café only. If your meal plan choice offers this feature, the Fire Funds indicated will be automatically added to your Fire Card the day after drop/add. Fire Funds do not carry over and will expire at the end of each semester.
Card Care: Southeastern is not responsible for any unauthorized use of your Fire Card. Please report lost or stolen cards to the Campus Card Office immediately.
  1. General Student Fee includes yearbook, newspaper, student activities, Student Body Leadership Council, Health Services and online resources.
  2. The payment plan is managed by Tuition Management Systems at http://www.afford.com/subr.
  3. Single occupancy is on a space-available basis.
Southeastern University reserves the right to increase fees and other charges without notice. Southeastern University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex (in compliance with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972), national and ethnic origin, or handicap (incompliance with Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act), with regard to the admission and employment policies, the educational, financial aid, athletic or other programs and privileges to students at the university..

Evening Tuition and Fees

Tuition (per credit hour)
*Tuition remains the same regardless of delivery format:
Online, Evening or a combination of evening and online, cohort or non-cohort
*Books and miscellaneous charges are not included in tuition price.
$390
General Student Fee (per semester) $150
Technology Fee (per semester) $100

Academic Advising Portfolio Replacement Fee $15
Application/Re-Application Fee (nonrefundable) $40
Audit Fee (per hour)
– Under 55 years of age
– 55 years of age and older
$195
$20
CLEP Test ($15 paid to Southeastern University; $80 paid online at the time of test); $95
Criminal Background Check $75
Diploma Replacement $50
Directed Studies Fee (per hour, plus tuition) $100
Graduation Fee $110
Graduation Late Fee $25
Fire Card Replacement Fee (includes sales tax) $15
Internship Fee $275
Music Lesson Fee (per semester, per instrument, plus tuition) $100
Payment Plan Enrollment Fee (2):
5-month plan
10-month plan
$47
$65
StrenghthsQuest Test $25
Transcript Fee Online (per transcript) $7
Vehicle Registration Fee (per year, includes sales tax) $64.20
Lab Fees
Science Lab – General (plus tuition) $125
Fire Card General Account: You may add money “points” to your Fire Card’s general account anytime during the semester. Money “points” added to the Fire Card may be used at all Southeastern University dining locations, in the campus bookstore, and for purchasing copies/printing. Money “points” placed on your Fire Card will not be refunded or transferred back to the student account until you graduate or officially withdraw from the university.
Card Care: Southeastern is not responsible for any unauthorized use of your Fire Card. Report lost or stolen cards to the Fire Card Office immediately.
Federal and state financial aid is available for qualified applicants and can include grants and/or loan programs. Tuition is due and payable by the first class session of each cohort term. Payment can be made by cash, check, credit card, university payment plan, approved scholarships, employer reimbursement program or any combination of these payment options.
Southeastern University reserves the right to increase fees and other charges without notice. Southeastern University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex (in compliance with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972), national and ethnic origin, or handicap (in compliance with Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act), with regard to the admission and employment policies, the educational, financial aid, athletic or other programs and privileges to students at the University.

Online Tuition and Fees

Tuition (per credit hour)
*Tuition remains the same regardless of delivery format:
Online, evening or a combination of evening and online, cohort or non-cohort
*Books and miscellaneous charges are not included in tuition price
$390
General Student Fee (per semester) $150
Technology Fee (per semester) $100

Academic Advising Portfolio Replacement Fee $15
Application/Re-Application Fee (nonrefundable) $40
Audit Fee (per hour)
– Under 55 years of age
– 55 years of age and older
$195
$20
CLEP Test ($15 paid to Southeastern University; $80 paid online at the time of test) $95
Criminal Background Check $75
Diploma Replacement $50
Directed Studies Fee (per hour, plus tuition) $100
Graduation Fee $110
Graduation Late Fee $25
Fire Card Replacement Fee (includes sales tax) $15
Internship Fee $275
Music Lesson Fee (per semester, per instrument, plus tuition) $100
Payment Plan Enrollment Fee (2):
5-month plan
10-month plan
$47
$65
StrengthsQuest Test $25
Transcript Fee Online (per transcript) $7
Vehicle Registration Fee (includes sales tax) $64.20
Lab Fees
Science Lab – General (plus tuition) $125
Fire Card General Account: You may add money “points” to your Fire Card’s general account at any time during the semester. Money “points” added to the Fire Card may be used at all Southeastern University dining locations, in the campus bookstore and for purchasing copies/printing. Money “points” placed on your Fire Card will not be refunded or transferred back to the student account until you graduate or officially withdraw from the university.
Card Care: Southeastern is not responsible for any unauthorized use of your Fire Card. Report lost or stolen cards to the campus card office immediately.
Federal and state financial aid is available for qualified applicants and can include grants and/or loan programs. Tuition is due and payable by the first class session of each cohort term. Payment can be made by cash, check, credit card, university payment plan, approved scholarships, employer reimbursement program or any combination of these payment options.
Southeastern University reserves the right to increase fees and other charges without notice. Southeastern University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex (in compliance with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972), national and ethnic origin, or handicap (in compliance with Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act), with regard to the admission and employment policies, the educational, financial aid, athletic or other programs and privileges to students at the University.

Graduate Tuition and Fees

Master of Arts in Human Services (MA) $495 per credit hour
Master of Arts in Ministerial Leadership (resident or online) (MA) $495 per credit hour
Master of Arts in Ministerial Leadership (executive program) (MA) $530 per credit hour
Master of Theological Studies $495 per credit hour
Master of Business Administration (MBA)  $525 per credit hour
Accelerated Master of Business Administration (10-month program) $25,900  ($525 per credit hour + $7,000 in additional expenses)
Master of Education in Elementary Education (MEd)     $375 per credit hour
Master of Education in Educational Leadership (MEd)     $375 per credit hour
Master of Education in Arts and Academic Interdisciplinary Education (MEd) $375 per credit hour
Master of Education in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) $375 per credit hour
Master of Education in Exceptional Student Education (ESE) (MEd) $375 per credit hour
Master of Education in Reading Education (MEd) $375 per credit hour
Master of Science in Professional Counseling (MS) $525 per credit hour
Master of Science in School Counseling (MS) $525 per credit hour
Master of Science in Marriage & Family Therapy (MS) $525 per credit hour

Application Fee $50
Independent Study Fee (per hour, plus tuition) $100
Audit Fee $247.50 per credit hour
$172.50 for MEd programs
General Student Services Fee $150
Background Check $75
Graduation Fee $150
Graduation Late Fee $25
Technology Fee $100
Fire Card Replacement Fee (includes tax) $15
Transcript Fee Online (per transcript) $7
Vehicle Registration Fee $64.20
Note: Tuition prices do not include books.
Federal and state financial aid is available for qualified applicants and can include grants and/or loan programs. Tuition is due and payable by the first class session of each cohort term. Payment can be made by cash, check, credit card, university payment plan, approved scholarships, employer reimbursement program or any combination of these payment options.
Southeastern University reserves the right to increase fees and other charges without notice. Southeastern University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex (in compliance with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972), national and ethnic origin, or handicap (in compliance with Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act), with regard to the admission and employment policies, the educational, financial aid, athletic or other programs and privileges to students at the University.