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Alternative Fee Programs

Idaho State Board of Education policy states that certain online and self-support programs charge fees in lieu of tuition (Section V, Subsection R Establishment of Fees).  Boise State University lists these approved programs below.  During fall, spring, and summer semesters, students in these programs are charged a unique per credit fee for all courses in that program; students are not charged tuition or nonresident tuition.  Paying these fees entitles students in these programs to some but not all Boise State University services and benefits (see services offered).  The courses in these programs are not eligible for the Educational Tuition and Fees Waiver Benefit  for employees, and spouse or dependent (unless otherwise noted by **). If you need additional information about the program, please contact the appropriate academic department listed.

Academic DegreeDepartmentPer Credit Hour Fee
UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL
Bachelor of Business Administration in Business/Accountancy {in Twin Falls}College of Business and Economics$297*
Bachelor of Business Administration in ManagementManagement$350
Bachelor of Applied ScienceBachelor of Applied Science$350
Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary StudiesMultidisciplinary Studies$350
Bachelor of Arts in Public HealthCommunity and Environmental Health$350
Bachelor of Arts in Public RelationsCommunication and Media$350
Bachelor of Arts in Social Work {in Twin Falls}School of Social Work$275*
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice {in Twin Falls}Criminal Justice$275*
Bachelor of Science in Imaging ScienceRadiologic Sciences$395
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Degree Completion Program or RN to BS)Nursing$350
Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care (Degree Advancement Program or RRT to BS)Respiratory Care$300
MASTERS LEVEL
Master in Athletic Leadership {in Boise}Kinesiology$378
Master of Science in AccountancyDepartment of Accountancy$495
Master of Business AdministrationDepartment of Management$750
Executive MBA Program {in Boise}College of Business and Economics$1,245 (per course)
Master of Arts in Education, Literacy {in Boise}Literacy, Language and Culture$375*
Master of Arts in Education, Bilingual/ESL Education {in Boise}Literacy, Language and Culture$375*
Master of Education, Specialist in Executive Education Leadership {in Boise}College of Education$420
Education Specialist in Educational TechnologyEducational Technology$478/$599**
Master of Educational TechnologyEducational Technology$478**
Master of Science in Educational TechnologyEducational Technology$478**
Master of Science in Organizational Performance and Workplace LearningOPWL$500
Master of Nursing in Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Primary CareNursing$890
Master of Nursing in Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Acute CareNursing$890
Master of Science in Genetic CounselingSchool of Allied Health Sciences$982
Master of Science in Respiratory CareRespiratory Care$500
Master of Social WorkSchool of Social Work$495
Master of Social Work (Advanced)School of Social Work$495
Master of Social Work {in Twin Falls}School of Social Work$400*
Master of Social Work {in Coeur d' Alene}School of Social Work$400*
DOCTORAL LEVEL
Doctor of Education in Educational Technology (Online)Educational Technology$599**
Doctor of Nursing Practice (Online)School of Nursing$750
UNDERGRADUATE CERTIFICATES
User Experience Research (Online)College of Innovation and Design$350
GRADUATE CERTIFICATES
Adult Gerontology - Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care (Online)School of Nursing$890
Adult Gerontology - Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care (Online)School of Nursing$890
Technology Integration (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Online Teaching (Online)Educational Technology$478**
School Technology Coordination (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Educational Games and Simulations (Online)Educational Technology$478**
Workplace E-Learning and Performance Support (Online)Organizational and Performance and Workplace Learning$500
Workplace Performance Improvement (Online)Organizational and Performance and Workplace Learning$500
Workplace Instructional Design (Online)Organizational and Performance and Workplace Learning$500
Healthcare Simulation (Online)School of Nursing$675
Mathematics Consulting Teacher Endorsement Certificate {in Boise}College of Education$225
Conflict Management {in Boise}School of Public Service$404

*a few courses in this program are delivered online. There is an additional $30 per credit fee attached to the online course to fund course development and enhancements.

**courses in this program are eligible for the Educational Tuition and Fees Waiver Benefit for employees, and spouse or dependent.