Online Tuition

We charge a flat-rate tuition for every 16-week term. You pay per term, not per credit. Our unique low costs and monthly payment schedule helps you budget for your education and avoid debt.

Undergraduate Tuition


$1,316 Per Term (4 months)


$350 Per Month *

Graduate Tuition


$1,996 Per Term (4 months)


$520 Per Month *

* Monthly payments include a payment charge of $21 per month

Textbooks included
Patten provides all of the textbooks, study materials, and resources you’ll need online—at no extra cost.


On-campus students receiving financial aid who wish to take an online course should contact the Registrar’s Office.

Please note that financial aid is not available for online courses and degrees