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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 fee waiver for Employees and Spouse or Dependent. 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 Management (Online)Management$350
Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care Degree Completion Program (RRT to BS) (Online)Respiratory Care$300
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Completion Program (RN to BS) (Online)School of Nursing$350
Bachelor of Science in Imaging Science (Online)Radiologic Sciences$395
Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies (Online)College of Arts and Science$350
Bachelor of Applied Science (Online)College of Arts and Science$350
Bachelor Degree Business/Accountancy (in Twin Falls)College of Business and Economics$297*
Bachelor of Criminal Justice (in Twin Falls)Criminal Justice$275*
Bachelor of Social Work (in Twin Falls)School of Social Work$275*
Bachelor of Arts in Public HealthCommunity and Environmental Health$350
MASTERS LEVEL
Master of Nursing in Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care (Online)School of Nursing$890
Master of Nursing in Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care (Online)School of Nursing$890
Master of Educational Technology (Online)Educational Technology$478
Master of Science in Educational Technology (Online)Educational Technology$478
Education Specialist in Educational Technology (Online)Educational Technology$478/$599
Master of Science in Organizational and Performance and Workplace Learning (Online)Organizational and Performance and Workplace Learning$500
Master of Business Administration (Online)College of Business and Economics$750
Master of Social Work (Online)School of Social Work$495
Master of Social Work (Advanced Standing) (Online)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*
Executive MBA Program (in Boise)College of Business and Economics$1245 (per course)
Master of Arts in Education,Literacy (in Boise)Literacy, Language and Culture$375*
Master of Arts in Education, Bilingual/ENL Education (in Boise)Literacy, Language and Culture$375*
Master of Education, Specialist in Executive Education Leadership (in Boise)College of Education$420
Master in Athletic Leadership (in Boise)Kinesiology$378
Master of Science in Accountancy (Online)Accountancy$495
Master of Science in Respiratory Care {Online}Respiratory Care$500
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
Educational Games and Simulations (Online)Educational Technology$478
Technology Integration (Online)Educational Technology$478
Online Teaching (Online)Educational Technology$478
School Technology Coordination (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.