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Tuition and Financial Aid

Concordia St. Paul is one of the most affordable private colleges in Minnesota. At CSP we understand cost is a significant factor for students and parents when choosing a college, and to help make your education at Concordia even more affordable we offer comprehensive financial aid packages which can include generous institutional and private scholarship opportunities.

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Traditional Undergraduate Tuition

  • 2023-2024 Academic Year Year Cost Semester Cost
    Tuition (12-19 credits) $25,000 ($12,500 per semester)
    Residence Hall / Food Services $10,800 ($5,400 per semester)
    Total $35,800 ($17,900 per semester)
    2022-2023 Academic Year Year Cost Semester Cost
    Tuition (12-19 credits) $24,400 ($12,200 Fall & Spring)
    Residence Hall / Food Services $10,200 ($5,100 Fall & Spring
    Total $34,600 ($17,300 per semester)

    *International Sponsored Student Tuition listed within the Additional Fees tab
    *Please review the additional Nursing fees on our Nursing website

  • Student Status/Per Credit2022-2023
    Undergraduate Part-Time Status (per credit hour, students registered for 1-11 credits) $420
    Summer School (per credit hour) $420
    Auditing (per class) $175
    Course overload (per credit hour, over 19 credits) $260
    Visiting Student (non-degree seeking) $420
    International Student Fee (fall and spring semesters) $2,400
    Post-Baccalaureate (per credit hour) *Except students pursuing B.S. in Nursing. $420

    *Post-Baccalaureate students pursuing B.S. in Nursing will follow the traditional undergraduate tuition rate listed above.

    Miscellaneous Items Cost
    Single Room (Additional charge per semester) $1,250
    Holst Hall Double Room (Additional charge per semester) $1,250
    Extra Institutional Credit (includes credit by examination-per credit hour) $270
    Colloquy Tuition Rate (per credit hour) $270
    Colloquy Internship Fee $1,280
    Fine Art Fees (varies by course) $25 – $50
    Private Music Instruction (800 level – Weekly 30 minute private lesson) $215
    Private Music Instruction (900 level – Weekly 1 hour private lesson) $430
    Nursing Courses Lab Fee $150
    Nursing Program Fee* (St. Paul traditional on campus program) $1,500/semester
    Nursing ATI Fee (St. Paul traditional on campus program) $2,650

    *The nursing program fee supports the University’s operation of the St. Paul traditional on-campus nursing program, including, but not limited to, expenses associated with low-, medium-, and high-fidelity simulation equipment and related resources, clinical coordination services, and ongoing program requirements to ensure regulatory and accreditation requirements are met.


  • Associate's ProgramCreditsCost Per Credit 22-23
    Associate of Arts60$420
    Diagnostic Medical Sonography - Echo (AAS)46$720
    Diagnostic Medical Sonography - General (AAS)46$620
    Early Childhood Education60$420


    • Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS) Program Fee: $100
      (assessed in the first semester of the program)
  • Bachelor's ProgramCost Per Credit 22-23
    Child Development$420
    Computer Science (BS)$420
    Criminal Justice$420
    Digital Marketing$420
    Exercise Science$420
    Family Science$420
    Health Care Administration$420
    Human Resource Management$420
    Information Systems (BS)$420
    Management and Leadership$420
    Nursing (ABSN)$1,050
    Sport Management$420
    • Nursing Courses Lab Fee (ABSN): $150
    • Nursing ATI Fee (ABSN): $2,710

    Active Duty Rate

    Concordia offers a military tuition rate for members of the armed forces who are on active duty while using your Tuition Assistance benefit.

    • Undergraduate* tuition rate: $250/credit
    • *Please note: ABSN students do not qualify. Learn more.


  • Graduate ProgramCost Per Credit 22-23
    Creative Writing (MFA)$525
    Criminal Justice Leadership$475
    Data Analytics$475
    Doctor of Physical Therapy$885
    Doctorate of Education$615
    Doctorate of Education - Kinesiology$690
    Doctor of Philosophy - Kinesiology $690
    Education (all emphasis areas)$395
    Educational Specialist (Ed.S.)$415
    Exercise Science (MS)$475
    Family Science$395
    Human Resource Management$475
    Human Services - Forensic Behavioral Health$475
    Human Services - Trauma, Resilience, & Self-Care Strategies$475
    Information Technology Management$475
    Leadership and Management$475
    MBA (all emphasis areas)$625
    Orthotics and Prosthetics (MS)$515
    Public Health (MPH)$550
    Special Education (all emphasis areas)$395
    Sport Management$475
    Strategic Communication Management$475
    Superintendent Endorsement$415
    Teaching (MAT)$440

    Active Duty Rate

    Concordia offers a military tuition rate for members of the armed forces who are on active duty while using your Tuition Assistance benefit.

    • Graduate tuition rate: $350/credit
  • International Student Fee* (applied fall, spring and summer terms) $1,200

    *The International Student Fee goes toward providing specialized services to the students while they are studying at Concordia including programming, events, orientation, immigration support and reporting, and student support services.