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Per Credit Undergraduate Tuition

2023-2024 Per Credit Undergraduate Tuition Per Credit Registered
New Jersey Residents: $419
Out-of-state Residents: $545
Visiting Students:
  • In-State
  • Out-of-State
  • $572
  • $572
  • Students to register and pay for courses on a per credit basis
  • Per Credit Tuition does not cover textbooks or course materials

Credit Hour Residency Requirement

Students who use Per Credit Tuition (excluding those who enroll under a military plan) with the intention of earning an associates or bachelor’s degree from Thomas Edison State University must complete 15 credits via Thomas Edison State University Online (OL), Guided Study (GS) or e-Pack® (EP) courses. This requirement may be waived by paying the Residency Waiver Fee.

Note: All tuition and fees listed here were approved on June 9, 2023, by the Board of Trustees of Thomas Edison State University and are effective for the August 2023 term. Tuition and fees are subject to change.


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Information Sessions are held throughout the year and provide prospective students with the opportunity to meet University staff and learn more about the admissions process, financial aid, enrolling and what it is like taking an online course.

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