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Tuition and Fees

The following schedule of tuition and fees is effective for the 2019-2020 Academic Year. Pacific Oaks College reserves the right to add or change any of the fees or charges listed below at any time and without prior written notice. Course-specific fees may also apply.


Tuition per Credit Hour

Degree Type Tuition Rate
Undergraduate Lower Division Courses $350
Undergraduate Upper Division Courses $845
Undergraduate Tuition for Upper Division Courses for Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education: Elementary Education and Special Education*
*Students must meet minimum admissions requirements including 48 transferrable units and submission of passing score of CBEST in order to qualify for this tuition rate.
Teacher Credential (Undergraduate) $845
Graduate $1,115
Teacher Credential (Graduate) $1,115
Active Duty Military (Undergraduate) $250
Military Families and Veterans (Undergraduate) $676
Active Duty Military, Families, and Veterans (Graduate) $892
Certificate Fee (non-credit) $150


Book Lists

School of Cultural and Family Psychology: M.A. MFT, M.A. CFS
School of Cultural and Family Psychology, B.A. Community Psychology
School of Education
School of Human Development
Argosy B.S. Business Admin Teachout
B.S. Business Admin
General Education
Organizational Leadership & Management


Fee Schedule for 2019-20 Academic Year:

Fee Amount
Application Fee For Admission & Readmission $55
Tuition Deposit (non-refundable) $100
Zero Unit Courses 50% of current program level unit cost
Intern Seminar Course – School of Education $175
Late Course Registration Fee $100
Course Audit Fee (upon approval of Associate Dean) $450
Late Payment Fee $50
Returned Check Fee $35
Institutional Services Fee $60 per term
Student Government Association (SGA) Fee $10 per term
Library Late Book/Thesis Return Fee $.25 per day, per item
Library Late Reserve/Audio Visual Return Fee $.50 per day, per item
Library Late Interlibrary Loan/Netbook/Electronic Accessory Return Fee $1 per day, per item
Library Lost/Stolen Item Replacement Fee $20 plus cost to replace item
Smart Card Replacement Fee $20
Petition for Degree Completion Late Fee $40
Graduation Fee (Undergraduate) $45
Graduation Fee (Graduate) $65
Transcript Fee $10
Expedited Transcript Fee*

* Online and/or expedited transcript requests will carry additional fees



Fees Associated with Credit for Learning from Experience
2019-20 Academic Year

Courses and Review Fee Amount
Course Gen 289 (3 credits) $1,050 (lower division rate of $350 per credit)
Course Gen 299 (A-D). Students may take Gen 299 up to four times $75 per semester
Fee per credit earned through CLE $50 per credit (up to a total of 24 credits, no more than $1,200).