Tuition and Fees - Doctor of Education in Literacy | Judson University Christian College



Tuition includes the cost of books and data analysis programs, three-year memberships in the International Literacy Association (ILA) and the Literacy Research Association (LRA), Three-year subscriptions to Reading Research Quarterly and Journal of Literacy Research, cohort trips to the ILA and LRA national conference (including registration, transportation, and hotel expenses), and the university technology and commencement fees.

Tuition payment options for the 2019/2020 academic year are outlined below:

  • Annual Payment – Payments of $11,250 are due on May 1st during the four years of doctoral study. Total Cost: $45,000.
  • Payment Options – Per Billable Term:
    • Per Billable Term – Payments of $3,750 per term over 12 terms, due May1, August 1 and January 1 each term. Total Cost: $45,000.
    • Payment Plan (Pay plan) - A 4 month payment plan may be set up each semester.  There is a $50 Pay plan application fee for each Pay plan.
    • Students receiving employer tuition reimbursement from their district or the government, will need to call Student Accounts to discuss your specifics and how best to manage your account.  An additional fee may apply. 

Financial Aid may be available for those who qualify. Please fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Contact the Financial Aid Office at (847) 628-2534 for assistance.

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