Costs & Financial Aid

Contact Admissions

Abigail T. Wernicki 
Director of Graduate Admissions

DeSales University
Gambet 246
2755 Station Avenue
Center Valley, PA 18034
Tel: 610.282.1100 x1768
gradadmissions@desales.edu


Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

  • Tuition/credit hour: $1,040
  • Student Fee/year: $600
  • Application Fee: $100
  • Graduation Fee: $110
  • Returned Check Service: $30

Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

  • Tuition per year ($11,000 per semester): $33,000
  • Professional fees per year ($500 per semester): $1,500
  • Books (estimate for entire program texts): $3,200
  • Clinical Education (estimates for entire program): $1,020
  • Licensure preparation course: $200
  • Application Fee: $50
  • Graduation Fee: $110
  • Returned Check Service: $30

Master of Arts in Criminal Justice (MACJ)

  • Tuition/credit hour: $765
  • Application Fee: $50
  • Graduation Fee: $110
  • Returned Check Service: $30

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

  • Tuition/credit hour: $765 
  • Application Fee: $50
  • Graduation Fee: $110
  • Returned Check Service: $30

Master of Education (M.Ed.)

  • Tuition/credit hour: $490
  • Application Fee: $50
  • Instructional Technology Fee: $10/credit included in tuition
  • Internship/Practicum Fee: $300
  • Student Teaching Fee: $650
  • Certificate Fee: $40
  • Graduation Fee: $110
  • Returned Check Service: $30 

Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS)

  • Tuition/credit hour: $765
  • Application Fee: $50
  • Re-admission Fee: $50
  • Graduation Fee: $110
  • Returned Check Service: $30

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

  • Tuition/credit hour: $765
  • Application Fee: $50
  • Re-admission Fee: $50
  • Graduation Fee: $110
  • Laboratory Fee*: $200
  • Returned Check Service: $30

*Laboratory fees are due on registration for NU 624, NU 700, NU 707, NU 709, NU 716, NU 718, NU 720, NU 721-725, NU 730 and NU 732. 

Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies (MSPAS)

  • Tuition per semester: $10,500
  • Professional fee each semester: $625 per semester
  • Applications only accepted through CASPA: $0 for DeSales, CASPA fees as required*
  • Graduation fee: $110
  • Returned check service: $30
*Cost details available through the PA Program office. 

Frequently asked questions about the Accelerated BSN program

  • What are the tuition and fees for the program?

    Tuition and Fees for the 2013-14 Academic Year: $41,200*

    Tuition Payable each Term:

    • Summer I  - $10,300

    • Fall - $10,300

    • Spring - $10,300

    • Summer II - $10,300

    Tuition and Fees cover costs of all nursing coursework, program testing, and the following courses:

    • Theology 109: Catholic Theology

    • Theology 262: Medicine & Morality -or- Nursing 514: Christian Ethics in Health Care

    *All rates are subject to annual increases beginning May (Summer Session).

    Financial Aid:

    All financial aid questions should be directed to the Financial Aid Office: 610.282.1100, ext. 1287

    Find out about various forms of financial aid at studentaid.ed.gov »

The Office of Financial Aid is here to help you.

We'll guide you to make the best choices to fund your education at DeSales University. We can help make your college expenses affordable through a combination of grants, loans, student employment, and scholarship resources.

Contact Financial Aid
610.282.1100, ext. 1287
Fax: 610.282.0131
finaid@desales.edu
Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.