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Cost of Attendance

Spend Less. Get More.

Earn a Whitworth-quality education for a cost comparable to state universities. Enjoy professors and advisors who know you by name, small class sizes and a student-focused environment dedicated to adult learners. Whitworth's reduced evening-tuition rate is just $560 per credit for the 2021-22 academic school year. Our tuition is all-inclusive – no hidden fees, and your books are provided and delivered to you the first night of class.

  • Tuition (full year)
  • Fees
  • Book Estimate
WSU Online
$0 $4,000 $8,000 $12,000 $16,000

Source: University websites

Wondering if Your Degree Will Pay Off?

Not only does earning a bachelor's degree open doors to new career opportunities, research shows that a person holding a bachelor's degree makes about $500 more per week than someone who holds only a high school diploma. Ready to join us? Schedule an appointment with an academic advisor for a free transcript evaluation: Call 509.777.3222.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Transfer credits. Save money.

Keep more of the credits you've already earned. Transfer to Whitworth with an A.A. or A.A.S. and finish is as little as two years; you pay only for the credits you take at Whitworth.

  • 4-5 years. No transfer credits (new students)
  • 3-4 years. 35 transfer credits (some college)
  • 2-2.5 years. 60 transfer credits (A.A. or A.A.S. transfer)

Sample Tuition for Attending Full Time

Whitworth's accelerated-format course schedule may qualify adult students for full-academic-year financial aid assistance. Classes are typically three semester credits each. Please contact the Whitworth Financial Aid Office for more information.

Academic Year: 

24 credits ($13,440)

  • Fall 9 credits $5,040
  • Spring 9 credits $5,040
  • Summer 6 credits $3,360