Limited-Residency Master of Arts 2018-2019

Tuiton and Fees

2018-2019 Academic Year

The Master of Arts is a 36 credit degree. The per credit rate is currently $874. Students should expect modest increases in tuition each year.

Tuition and FeesTerm OneTerm Two
Tuition (12 credits) $10,488.00 $10,488.00
Orientation Fee $180.00 $0.00
Sustainability Fee $50.00 $50.00
Technology Fee $115.00 $115.00
Total Direct Costs  
$10,833.00 $10,653.00
Other Expenses You May IncurTerm OneTerm Two
Estimated Travel Expenses * $828.00 $828.00
Estimated Books $491.00 $491.00
Total Indirect Costs   $1,319.00 $1,319.00
Total Estimated Costs   $12,152.00 $11,972.00

*Travel expenses are estimated for travel to and from required Orientation and Colloquia and will vary depending on distance from campus and mode of travel.

Estimated Living Expenses**Term OneTerm Two
Estimated Living Expenses ** $6,835.00 $6,835.00

**Estimated Living Expenses included for financial aid planning purposes only. Summer term living expenses for 3 mo: $4,807.

Additional Costs: Equine-Assisted Learning Concentration

Equine-Assisted Learning Residential Intensives (4 times per academic year)
Includes use of facility, instruction, herd of horses, and meals.

Explorations & Foundations in Equine Assisted Mental Health ((MAEA/MAEQ 51031) :$650
August 18- 21, 2018

Equines in the Therapeutic and Learning Environment (MAEA/MAEQ 51032): $650
August 26-29, 2018

Group Process and Facilitation in Equine-Assisted Learning (MAEA/MAEQ 51033) : $650
January 13-16, 2019

Best Practices Gathering on Equine-Assisted Learning (MAEA/MAEQ 51034): $650
April 6-9, 2019   

Miscellaneous Fees

In addition to the fees mentioned above, additional costs are sometimes associated with field courses, as well as art courses. Certain courses that require extensive travel or extra accommodation costs are assigned an additional course fee.

  • Late payment fee: $25 monthly
  • Late registration: $75 per occurrence
  • Graduation Fee (including video): $120

Payment Deadlines

Tuition must be paid in full or payment arrangements (payment plan or financial aid awards sufficient to cover tuition and fees) must be in place by for each term by the following dates:

  • Fall 2018: July 6th, 2018 
  • Spring 2019: December 7th, 2018
  • Summer 2019: May 3, 2019

Once you have confirmed your intention to enroll you will receive a bill from the Prescott College Business Office.

Students will not be permitted to participate in Orientation or matriculate from Prescott College and until satisfactory payment arrangements are in place.

Tuition Payment Plans

Should you wish to enroll in a tuition payment plan or have any additional questions about tuition payment, please contact our Student Billing Representative at 877-350-2100 ext. 4000 or online at Online Tuition Payments .

Financial Aid

If you expect to have financial aid cover part or all of your tuition and fees, you are encouraged to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible. Prescott College makes every attempt to ensure that all qualified students can attend and assists them in finding financial aid, given individual eligibility. For more information, contact the Prescott College Financial Aid Office at 877-350-2100 ext. 1111 or 928-350-1111. Inquiries by email may be addressed to