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2020-2021 Summary of Tuition

Summary is effective beginning summer 2020 through the spring 2021. Click on a section below to expand the Tuition tables. Costs for 2020–2021 room, board, and other tuition and fee rates will be released in early 2020.

UNDERGRADUATE FULL-TIME TUITION
(for students entering 2020-2021 academic year with 12-18 credit hours/semester)

Undergraduate Tuition Guarantee
  (per semester)
Full Time (For students entering in the 2020–2021 academic year.) $22,094
   

This tuition is fixed—it will not go up during a student’s time at Drake. Visit www.drake.edu/tuition-guarantee for more information.

UNDERGRADUATE FULL-TIME TUITION
(for students entering 2019-2020 academic year with 12-18 credit hours/semester)

Undergraduate Tuition Guarantee
  (per semester)
Full Time (For students entering in the 2019–2020 academic year.) $21,347
   

UNDERGRADUATE FULL-TIME TUITION
(for students entering 2018-2019 academic year with 12-18 credit hours/semester)

Undergraduate Tuition Guarantee
  (per semester)
Full Time (For students entering in the 2018–2019 academic year.) $20,625
   

UNDERGRADUATE FULL-TIME TUITION
(for students entering 2017-2018 academic year with 12-18 credit hours/semester)

Undergraduate Tuition Guarantee
  (per semester)
Full Time (for students entering 2017-2018 academic year) $19,458
   

UNDERGRADUATE FULL-TIME TUITION
(for students entering 2016-2017 academic year and prior with 12-18 credit hours/semester)

Undergraduate Students Tuition
  (per semester)
Full Time (For students entering 2016-2017 academic year and prior) $19,731
   

 

2019-2020 Summary of Tuition

Summary is effective beginning summer 2019 through the spring 2020. Click on a section below to expand the Tuition, Fees, Room and Board Summary fees tables.

UNDERGRADUATE FULL-TIME TUITION
(for students entering 2019-2020 academic year with 12-18 credit hours/semester)

Undergraduate Tuition Guarantee
  (per semester)
Full Time (For students entering in the 2019–2020 academic year.) $21,347
   

UNDERGRADUATE FULL-TIME TUITION
(for students entering 2018-2019 academic year with 12-18 credit hours/semester)

Undergraduate Tuition Guarantee
  (per semester)
Full Time (For students entering in the 2018–2019 academic year.) $20,625
   

UNDERGRADUATE FULL-TIME TUITION
(for students entering 2017-2018 academic year with 12-18 credit hours/semester)

Undergraduate Tuition Guarantee
  (per semester)
Full Time (for students entering 2017-2018 academic year) $19,458
   

UNDERGRADUATE FULL-TIME TUITION
(for students entering 2016-2017 academic year and prior with 12-18 credit hours/semester)

Undergraduate Students Tuition
  (per semester)
Full Time (For students entering 2016-2017 academic year and prior) $19,156
   

UNDERGRADUATE PART-TIME TUITION (for students entering with less than 12 credit hours/semester)

Part-Time (less than 12 credit hours per semester) (per credit hour)
   Day/Evening $1,100
   Summer $725
   
J-Term (per credit)* $1,100
*see J-term faq for details regarding j-term exclusions and financial aid.

GRADUATE AND PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMS TUITION

   
Graduate Online (per credit hour)
   Master of Science in Education $500
   Master of Arts in Communication $650
   Master of Public Administration (MPA) $700
   Master of Business Administration (MBA) $700
   Master of Data Analytics Leadership $700
   Compliance and Risk Management (C&RM) $850
   
College of Business & Public Administration (per credit hour)
   Master of Business Administration (MBA) $670
   Master of Public Administration (MPA) $595
   Master of Accounting (MAcc) $670
   Master of Financial Management (MFM) $670
   
School of Journalism & Mass Communications (per credit hour)
   Master of Communication Leadership (MCL) $650
   
School of Education (per credit hour)
   Graduate Programs $500
   
College of Arts and Sciences (per credit hour)
   Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) $500
   
Law School  
   Juris Doctor (JD) (per semester)
      Full-Time (10-18 credit hours per semester) $21,200
  (per credit hour)
      Part-Time (less than 10 credit hours per semester) $1,462
   Master of Laws (LLM) (per semester)
      Full-Time (10-18 credit hours per semester) $21,200
  (per credit hour)
      Part-Time (less than 10 credit hours per semester) $1,462
  (per credit hour)
   Master of Jurisprudence (MJ) $850
  (per semester)
   Study in France $7,000
   
College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
   Full-Time (12-18 credit hours per semester) (per semester)
      P1-P3 $20,895
      P4 $23,516
  (per credit hour)
   Part-Time (less than 12 credit hours per semester) $900
   
Occupational Therapy (per semester)
   Full-Time (12-18 credit hours per semester) $19,601
  (per credit hour)
   Part-Time (less than 12 credit hours per semester) $875
   Summer (per semester)
      OT1-OT2 $9,800
      OT3 $19,601
   
Athletic Training (per semester)
   Full-Time (12-18 credit hours per semester) $14,900
  (per credit hour)
   Part-Time (less than 12 credit hours per semester) $700
   
Credit Hours Over 18 based on the program rate
   

OTHER PROGRAM TUITION

English as a Second Language (ESL)  
   Fall or Spring (per semester)
      Full-time (≥6 IEP courses) $6,500
  (per course)
      Part-time (<6 IEP courses) $1,300
  (per session)
   Summer $1,730
   
  (per course)
Post-Secondary Education Option (PSEO) $250
   
  (per credit hour)
Senior Citizen(ages 62+)—Audit a Class $60
   
Continuing Education & Profesional Development (School of Education) online
   
*Other tuition rates may be applied as specified in contractual terms with or as passed through by third party organizations.

FEES

Student Activity Fees
   Full-Time (per semester)
      Undergraduate $73
      Graduate (≥9 credit hours) $73
      Pharmacy P1-P4 $73
      Occupational Therapy $73
      Athletic Training $73
      Law $31
   
Technology Fees
   Full-Time
      Graduate (≥9 credit hours) $250
      Graduate Online (≥9 credit hours) $250
   Part-Time $80
   Summer $60
   
Application Fees
   Graduate and Professional Programs
      Occupational Therapy $70
      Athletic Training $70
   
Orientation Fees
   Student $110
   Parent (on campus) $85
   Parent (off campus) $45
   
Overload Fee (Credits hours over 18) Based on Program Rate
   
Payment Plan $30
   
Late Payment Fee $60
   
Transcript Fee $8
   
Student Bar Association Fee (Law) $25
   
Music Fees (selected courses) (per course)
   Applied Music $330
   Accompanist $588
   Musical Theatre $294
   Vocal Coaching $280
   
DUCSOM (Community School of Music) Fee $31
   
Study Abroad (per semester)
   AFFILIATE Program: Semester $500
   AFFILIATE pgm.: J-Term or Summer $300
   
Language Placement Exam $20
   
  (per semester)
International Pharmacy Rotation $550
   
Pharmacy Health Science Fee $50
   
Reserve Officer Training (ROTC) $50
   
*Other tuition rates may be applied as specified in contractual terms with or as passed through by third party organizations.

ROOM

Residence Halls (includes all halls)
   Fall and Spring (per semester)
      Room, Double, Triple, or Quad $2,946
      Room, Single $4,316
      Room, Double as Single $4,662
   
   Summer (per day)
      Room, Double $29
      Room, Single $44
   
   J-Term (per day)
      Room and Board $55

MEAL PLANS

Residential Plans (per semester)
   10 Meal Plan + 275 Flex Dollars $2,478
   14 Meal Plan + 100 Flex Dollars $2,478
   195 Block Plan + 300 Flex Dollars $2,478
   335 Block Plan $2,478
   
Commuter Plans  
   75 Meal Plan + $75 Flex Dollars $555
   125 Meal Plan + $125 Flex Dollars $925

 

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