Tuition

The program cost structure is the same for in-state and out-of-state students.   

2015-16 Tuition:

Teacher Licensure only (27 credits)$11,750
Principal Licensure only (25 credits)$11,750
MA in Education with Teacher Licensure (43 credits)$17,910
MA in Education with Principal Licensure (40 credits)$17,525.02
MA in Education, Educator Effectiveness (30 credits)$11,950
Reading Teacher or Reading Specialist Endorsement (24 credits)$9,240
Reading Teacher or Reading Specialist Endorsement with MA in Education, Educator Effectiveness (30 credits min.)$11,950
CLD Endorsement with MA in Education, Educator Effectiveness (36 credits min.)$15,615

Payment Due Dates and Payment Options:

Please see Cashiering and Bill Payment

Financial Aid:

If you need financial support you may be eligible for financial aid. Please note that graduate students are not eligible for the Colorado Opportunity Fund (COF).

Financial Aid Checklist

Student Financial Services
Kyle Waller
Taylor Hall
Western State Colorado University
600 N. Adams St.
Gunnison, CO 81231
970.943.3028 

Textbook Costs:

Textbook costs vary from year to year and by endorsement area; however, the cost of required textbooks and other resources range from $150 to $350 for the first year of the program.

Summer On-Campus Housing Costs:

Rooms in Western residence halls and student apartments are available and range from $19.50 to $40 per night.