Doctorate Tuition Rates

Doctorate tuition is the same for in-state and out-of-state students.  The following rates are in effect for the 2022-2023 academic year (fall 2022 through summer 2023).

Tuition rates are subject to change without notice.

  • Per credit - $933
  • 3-credit course - $2,799

Active Duty Military Tuition **

  • Per credit - $833
  • 3-credit course - $2,499

Retired Military Tuition **

  • Per credit - $883
  • 3-credit course - $2,649

**additional discounts or scholarships do not apply

Application - $100

Registration & Academic Services
Citi Exam fee for initial doctoral course - $50
Write and Cite Exam fee for initial doctoral course - $50
Late payment - $25
Returned check - $40
Transcript (each) - $10
Certificates - $25
Replacement of Diploma - $75
Lab fees
Lab Fee - Level 1 - $25
Lab Fee - Level 2 - $50
Lab Fee - Level 3 - $75
Lab Fee - Level 4 - $100
Lab Fee - Level 5 - $350
Lab Fee - Level 6 - $500

Graduation (nonrefundable) - $150
Charge for additional degree conferred at same time - $75

Doctorate Tuition Payment Options

  • Full payment prior to start of classes 
  • Financial Aid
  • VA Benefits
  • Employer sponsorship
  • Employer reimbursement

Obligation for Payment
If students fail to make a payment to the college when it is due, they risk being prohibited from taking classes or any examinations, or having their transcript, certificate or diploma withheld. Outstanding accounts will be sent to collections.

Methods of Payment
You can make payments to the Business Office. If your company wants to be billed directly, it is your responsibility to contact the Business Office. The office accepts sponsor tuition assistance, cash, personal checks and Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express cards.

Financial Aid Opportunities

You may be eligible for student loans if you are registered for six or more credits. Learn how to apply for federal student aid.

Veterans' Benefits

Capitol Technology University is approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the use of veterans education benefits. The college is approved for a variety of VA programs. The Office of Registration and Records can help you explore your VA benefit options..

Financial Aid and Veterans' Benefits

Students in a doctorate program receiving financial aid or Veterans' benefits must pay any remaining balance via one of the standard payment options.

Doctorate Employer Sponsorship
Doctorate students who are sponsored by an employer or other appropriate third party must submit authorization forms to the Business Office at the time of registration. Sponsors will be billed directly. Tuition not covered will be the responsibility of the student..

Doctorate Employer Tuition Reimbursement 
Doctorate students who are reimbursed by an employer must submit authorization forms to the Business Office at the time of registration along with one third (1/3) of the tuition cost. Balance is due ten (10) days after classes end. Students who do not pay within the ten days will be subject to deferment fees and required to follow the standard payment options in the future.