Edwards Campus Tuition & Fees

The cost of a college education at KU Edwards Campus is worth every penny. Here you’ll find estimated rates of our academic programs. Each rate includes KU tuition, course fees, relevant campus fees, student union fees and construction fees. A flat rate for all fees, except course fees, applies to students with 12 credit hours or more. Course fees are charged per credit hour.

The KU Edwards Campus MetroKC tuition adjustment offers tuition rates equivalent to in-state rates for Missouri residents who qualify. No credit hour limit applies. To receive this tuition adjustment, please fill out the MetroKC application.

Details on tuition and fees

2020-2021 Totals Per Credit Hour



College of Liberal Arts (Law and Society, Literature, Language & Writing, Psychology, Post-Baccalaureate in Health Sciences, Public Administration, Environmental Studies, Creative and Analytical Writing certificate, Critical Thinking and Writing certificate, Advanced Professional Skills certificate, Health Sciences)

Business (Business Administration, Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting)$579.25$1,141.50$579.25
Education (on-campus BS in Exercise Science)$481.30$1,043.55$481.30
Education (online BAS in Exercise Science, Undergraduate Certificate in Strength and Conditioning)$485.00$485.00N/A
Professional Studies (Biotechnology, American Sign Language & Deaf Studies, BS in Applied Biological Sciences, Information Technology, Nutrition, Public & Population Health)$452.95$1,015.20$452.95
Social Welfare (Social Work)$490.45$1,052.70$490.45


College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (Communication Studies, Master of Public Administration, Professional Workplace Communication certificate, Performance Management certificate, City and County Management certificate, Graduate Certificate in Law and Society, Graduate Certificate in Public Policy, Graduate Certificate in Public and Nonprofit Management) $532.75$1,114.50$532.75
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (Applied Behavioral Sciences MA and certificate, Applied Community Health and Development certificate)$700.00$700.00N/A
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (PSM in Environmental Assessment and certificate, PSM in Environmental Geology and certificate, Graduate Certificate in Environmental Justice)$535.00$535.00N/A
Architecture (Design Management & Strategy, Interaction & User Experience Design)$585.70$1,167.45$585.70
Business (Accounting, Business Administration)$762.95$1,344.70$762.95
Engineering (Information Technology, Cybersecurity Certificate, Software Engineering and Management Certificate)$648.75$1,230.50$648.75
Engineering (MCE & MS in Civil Engineering, MS in Architectural Engineering, MCM & certificate in Construction Management, MS in Environmental Science, MS in Environmental and Water Resource Engineering, Structural Analysis certificate, Structural Design certificate, Structural Forensics certificate, Water Resources certificate)$660.00$660.00N/A
Education (Curriculum & Instruction, Master and Graduate Certificate of Early Childhood Unified, Education Administration, High Incidence, Higher Education Administration, Special Education)$561.10$1,142.85$561.10
Journalism (Integrated Marketing Communications)$557.75$1,139.50$557.75
Biostatistics & Data Science (MS Applied Statistics, Analytics & Data Science; Graduate Certificate in Applied Data Science; Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics)$700.00$700.00N/A
Professional Studies (Graduate Certificate in Professional Management) $532.75$1114.50$532.75
Professional Studies (MS and certificate Engineering Management) $585.00$585.00N/A
Professional Studies (MS, ME and certificate in Project Management)


Social Welfare (Social Work)$570.25$1,152.00$570.25
Organizational Leadership (Leavenworth location)$700.00$700.00N/A
Homeland Security: Law & Policy (Leavenworth location)$670.00$670.00N/A
Project Management, ME and MS (Leavenworth location)$585.00$585.00N/A

KU Edwards Campus fees cover course instruction, a student union and library privileges. They do not cover student health service benefits. Courses taught on the Lawrence campus or at the KU Medical Center are subject to different rates. Above rates are subject to change. The amount of tuition at KU and fees due is subject to reassessment if it is determined that the original amount assessed was incorrect or because of a change in enrollment or student status.

* Includes KU Edwards Course Fee and KU Edwards Campus Fee