Evening & Graduate Programs

Cost/Financial Aid Overview

The University of Saint Mary graduate programs and undergraduate degree-completion programs are competitively priced and a great value. We offer excellent, top-quality degree programs that are among the most affordable in the Kansas City area.

Tuition for the 2013-2014 academic year varies by program:

Graduate Tuition

  • MBA - $550 per credit hour

  • Master of Arts-Psychology - $550 per credit hour

  • Master of Arts-Counseling Psychology - $550 per credit hour                                     

  • Master of Arts-Education - $440 per credit hour

  • Master of Arts-Teaching - $465 per credit hour

  • Master of Science-Nursing - $525 per credit hour                              


Degree-Completion Tuition

Bachelor’s degree-completion programs - $430 per credit hour

Other fees, including a $25 application fee, may apply.
Learn more about USM’s tuition and fees.

Doctor of Physical Therapy Tuition and Costs

Tuition and expenses listed below are currently estimates. Please note that tuition for each entering class is announced annually. Current DPT tuition is $650 per credit hour.  Other estimates include:

  • $2,500 per clinical education segment (there are 4 segments)

  • $15,000 estimated per year for apartment, utilities, food, laundry, personal, etc.

  • Computer purchase: $1500

  • Books per semester: ~$500 - $800

  • Lab attire and equipment: ~$400