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Costs for programs of study at University of the Cumberlands are competitive and affordable.

Tuition and fees for the Ph.D. in Leadership program are as follows:

  • $375 per credit hour*
  • $50 technology fee per term

A three-credit hour course will have a tuition cost of $1,125. This Ph.D. in Leadership degree program will range from 42-66 hours depending on your transfer credit. You can roughly figure the following tuition and fee expense for a program completed in 18 months. PLEASE NOTE: The 66 hour PhD program is written to be completed in 3 years. The amount of time to finish depends on the number of accepted transfer credit hours and the number of courses a student completes in each term.

Tuition Fees
$375 per credit hour x 60 credit hours
Technology Fee
$50 per term x 15 terms
Tuition and Fees $23,250

A $50 late registration fee will apply to anyone registering after the first day of class.

*Tuition for the international online program is $500 per credit hour.

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