Per Credit Tuition Plan

The Per Credit Tuition Plan enables students to register and pay for course tuition on a per credit basis directly after they apply and are accepted into a degree program. 

Per Credit Tuition Plan 2014-2015

Course Tuition (per credit attempted)

New Jersey Residents: $407 per credit
Out-of-state residents: $491 per credit

 NOTE:  Students who select the Per Credit Tuition Plan with the intention of graduating from Thomas Edison State College have academic residency requirements of 12 credits for an associate degree and 24 credits for a bachelor’s degree. Residency requirements are met by earning credits via Thomas Edison State College Online (OL), Guided Study (GS) or e-Pack® (EP) courses, TECEP® exams (TE) or Portfolio Assessment (PA).

NOTE: All tuition and fees listed here were approved on June 6, 2014, by the Board of Trustees of Thomas Edison State College and are effective July 1, 2014. Tuition and fees are subject to change.

NOTE: If your degree program requires a course not offered by Thomas Edison State College, then you may need to take that course at another institution. If so, you would be responsible for any and all costs incurred at that institution.

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