Tuition and Fees


Tuition 2019-2020
Per Credit/Unit
Per Credit/Unit
Regular Tuition (excluding MAHCM and Dmin) $768 $780
EMAHCM $847 $860
DMin $824 $836
Human and Spiritual Formation $768 $780
Spiritual Formation for EMAHCM $847 $860
Pastoral Year $384 $390
Graduate Return Rate* $256 $260
Audit  $491 $498

A change from credit to audit with a refund may be done only during the first two weeks of a class.

*Graduate Return Rate is available for graduates of Aquinas Institute of Theology who are taking classes as a non-degree seeking audit student. Students taking classes as a non-degree for-credit student or those enrolled in a degree or certificate program are ineligible for this rate. 


The below fees cover the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 academic years. 

Payment of Tuition and Fees

All tuition and fees are due at the beginning of the term as communicated by the business office.  Invoices are payable in U.S. currency by cash, check, or credit card (Master Card, Visa, and Discover).  If a student chooses to pay though Populi using a credit or debit card, there is a 3.1% convenience fee on total charges.

Payment plans are available to students.  A $50 flat fee is charged each semester a student chooses to use the payment plan option and is due with the first payment of the semester.

Diplomas and transcripts will not be released if a student’s financial account is in arrears.

Withdrawals & Refunds

Approved withdrawals from a course or from Aquinas Institute of Theology may entitle you to a tuition refund. Fees are not refunded in the case of a withdrawal. Tuition is refunded according to the following schedule: