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Selecting the Right Tuition Plan

Before you select an undergraduate tuition plan, think about how many credits you plan to earn in a single year. The chart below is designed to help you estimate your first year tuition costs based on how many credits you plan to take and which tuition plan you select.

For students paying in-state (NJ) tuition top of page

  Number of credits Per Credit Tuition Plan Comprehensive Tuition Plan

For students who plan to register for up to 18 credits or less in a single year, our Per Credit Tuition Plan may be the best value.

3 $1,188

$7,519

6 $2,376

$7,519

9 $3,564

$7,519

12 $4,752

$7,519

15 $5,940

$7,519

18 $7,128

$7,519

For students who plan to register for 21 credits or more in a single year, the Comprehensive Tuition Plan may be the best value.

21 $8,316

$7,519

24 $9,504

$7,519

27 $10,692

$7,519

30 $11,880

$7,519

33 $13,068

$7,519

36 $14,256

$7,519

For students paying out-of-state tuition top of page

  Number of credits Per Credit Tuition Plan Comprehensive Tuition Plan

For students who plan to register for up to 18 credits or less in a single year, the Per Credit Tuition Plan may be the best value.

3 $1,497

$9,967

6 $2,994

$9,967

9 $4,491

$9,967

12 $5,988

$9,967

15 $7,485

$9,967

18 $8,982

$9,967

For students who plan to register for 21 credits or more in a single year, the Comprehensive Tuition Plan may be the best value.

21 $10,920

$9,967

24 $11,976

$9,967

27 $13,473

$9,967

30 $14,970

$9,967

33 $16,467

$9,967

36 $17,964

$9,967

Note: All tuition costs listed here were approved on June 9, 2018 by the Board of Trustees of Thomas Edison State University and are effective July 1, 2018. Tuition and fees are subject to change.

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