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Online Multidisciplinary Studies Costs

Program Costs

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Your total Online MDS Degree costs at Boise State may vary depending on your previous credits. The following is an example of the total program cost for a student completing the 30 credits of program-specific courses required to graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies.


Total Program Investment

DescriptionCost
Boise State Undergraduate Admissions Application Fee (non-refundable)$50
Courses (30 total credits @ $340 per credit*)$10,200
Books (estimate)$1,200
Graduation Application Fee $20
Approximate Total Investment$11,470
Other potential expenses may include a personal computer, webcam, headphones with mic, and internet access which are all required for this program.Varies

Program Costs — Additional Courses

Additional courses are required if you are not core certified and/or have fewer than 71 transferable credits. For each additional required course you should plan on the following expenses:

DescriptionCost
Idaho residents per additional credit required*$335
Nonresidents per additional credit required* $630
Books (estimate per course)$150

* The per credit fees listed above are for the 2017-18 academic year. Future academic year per credit fees may vary slightly and are finalized each May. For more details about other costs see Program Fees. Note: Boise State and other state university employees: Fee waivers do not apply to this program.


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