University of Charleston

Listed below are prices to give you an idea of what your tuition and fees will be, depending on your location, type of student, and whether you are living on or off campus. Keep in mind that these costs do not reflect any financial aid you will receive, but are simply a starting point.

Charleston Campus

Our costs are broken down into direct education costs (tuition), living costs (room and board), estimated costs (fees, books and supplies) and discretionary costs (transportation and personal expenses).

Fixed Costs
Tuition $30,400
Room $5,270
Board* $4,240
Total fixed charges $39,910
Estimated Costs
Fees** $1,000
Books/Supplies $1,800
Transportation $1,200
Personal/Miscellaneous $1,400
Total estimated costs $5,400
Total budget $45,310

*Board charges are based on our most popular meal plan. Other meal plans are available.
**Stated fees are an estimate of student fees for parking, laboratory fees, and charges noted in individual course listings. Fees for individual students will vary. The Student Solutions Center is the best source for information about charges, payments and student accounts.

Our costs are broken down into direct education costs (tuition), living costs (room and board), estimated costs (fees, books and supplies) and discretionary costs (transportation and personal expenses).

Fixed Costs
Tuition $30,400
Total fixed charges $30,400
Estimated Costs
Fees** $1,000
Books/Supplies $1,800
Transportation $1,500
Personal/Miscellaneous $900
Total estimated costs $5,200
Total budget $35,600

**Stated fees are an estimate of student fees for parking, laboratory fees, and charges noted in individual course listings. Fees for individual students will vary. The Student Solutions Center is the best source for information about charges, payments and student accounts.

Charleston Campus Housing Fees 2019-2020

Residence Halls Academic Year Semester
Brotherton Hall Double $5,200.00 $2,600.00
Brotherton Hall Single $6,760.00 $3,380.00
Ratrie Hall Double $5,300.00 $2,650.00
Ratrie Hall Single $6,920.00 $3,460.00
Ratrie Hall Apartment $6,100.00 $3,050.00
Ratrie Hall Suite $5,700.00 $2,850.00
Middle Hall Double $5,300.00 $2,650.00
Middle Hall Apartment $6,100.00 $3,050.00
Middle Hall Suite $5,700.00 $2,850.00
Middle Hall Single $6,920.00 $3,460.00

 

East Apartments Academic Year* Semester Summer Rates/Month*
One Bedroom $9,000.00 $4,500.00 $900.00
Efficiency $8,500.00 $4,250.00 $850.00
Two Bedroom $7,880.00 $3,940.00 $788.00
Four Bedroom $7,530.00 $3,765.00 $753.00

*Monthly apartment rates apply to summer months (May 15 – August 15)

*Academic year rates apply to a 9-month lease (August 15 – May 15)

 

The University of Charleston reserves the right to alter charges and fees.

We encourage you to use our Net Price Calculator so you can see how affordable your UC education can be.

  • Nursing (ADN), Occupational Therapy Assistant, Radiologic Technology — $380 per credit hour
  • All other undergraduate in-seat courses — $320 per credit hour

  • All Undergraduate Courses — $380 per credit hour
    • Military, Law Enforcement, and First Responder Students – Accounting, Business Administration, Cyber Security, Frontline Leadership, Organizational Leadership and Psychology — $250 per credit hour

Master of Business Administration — $25,000 plus $3,400 (for mentoring and internships)

(MBA) National Guard Cost – Full tuition and fees for in-seat Charleston MBA program for West Virginia Army National Guard personnel can be covered by State and Federal funding and a UC scholarship. All but $3,000 in costs can be covered for West Virginia Air National Guard personnel

 

Master of Science in Strategic Leadership — $425 per credit hour.

Military, Law Enforcement, and First Responder students: $250 per credit hour.

 

Master of Business Administration — $590 per credit hour.

Master of Science in Strategic Leadership — $425 per credit hour.

Military, Law Enforcement, and First Responder students: $250 per credit hour.

Master of Science in Cyber Security — $425 per credit hour.

Military, Law Enforcement, and First Responder students: $250 per credit hour.

Doctor of Executive Leadership — $700.00 per credit

 

 

School of Pharmacy

Doctorate of Pharmacy

  • $32,600 per year (2019-2020)
  • Fees are: $1,350 (excludes parking and graduation fees)

Included within the fees:

  • Student Learning Technology Fee includes the technology program in which pharmacy students receive a MacBook Air to enhance classroom, practical, co-curricular learning, and patient interaction. (Computer ownership is turned over to the student upon graduation.)
  • Annual Membership to one professional pharmacy organization of your choice
  • Annual Membership to the West Virginia Rural Health Association
  • Annual opportunities to apply for monies to travel and/or present at local, regional and national conferences
  • Specially designed co-curricular experiences designed to complement the didactic curriculum
  • Access to key library resources and search engines to optimize learning and research
  • Opportunities to earn certifications in: Medication Therapy Management, Diabetes Management, and Immunizations

 

Upon admission, a NON-REFUNDABLE tuition deposit of $1,000 is required to reserve your seat in the class. The deposit may be paid in two-payments. $500 is due 1 week after receipt of an invitation for admission and the remaining $500 is due on or before May 1st. The deposit is applied towards your tuition.

The provision of the non-refundable tuition deposit guarantees your position in the School of Pharmacy

Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS)

Visit the PA program costs page for complete details.

Note: Lab or other course fees may apply.