Become a Student

Undergraduate

$238.33 / Credit Hour

$50 Application Fee
$10 Registration Fee Per Course
$15 Student Services Fee
$130 Technology Fee Per Semester
Unless prerequisites are required, classes can be taken in any order. There is no limit on the number of classes taken. Students taking 12 hours or more of graduate level classes are considered full-time.

Full-time Student Cost by Semester (estimate)

$3044.96
Application Fee and Books Not Included

graduate

$333.33 / Credit Hour

$50 Application Fee
$10 Registration Fee Per Course
$15 Student Services Fee
$130 Technology Fee Per Semester
Unless prerequisites are required, classes can be taken in any order. There is no limit on the number of classes taken. Students taking nine hours or more of graduate level classes are considered full-time.

Full-time Student Cost by Semester (estimate)

$3174.97
Application Fee and Books Not Included

Doctoral

$1250 / 3 Credit Hours

$50 Application Fee
$10 Registration Fee Per Course
$15 Student Services Fee
$130 Technology Fee Per Semester
Unless prerequisites are required, classes can be taken in any order. There is no limit on the number of classes taken. Students taking nine hours or more of graduate level classes are considered full-time.

Full-time Student Cost by Semester (estimate)

$3925.00
Application Fee and Books Not Included

Audit

$150 Per Class

There are multiple delivery options for those who wish to audit courses.

Conditional Fees

Reinstatement Fee

A Reinstatement Fee of $25 applies to students who have officially withdrawn from studies for more than one year, and wish to be reinstated.

Graduation Fee

A Graduation Fee of $50 must accompany any Candidacy for a Degree form. This fee is non-refundable and is required before a student will be presented as a degree candidate.

Late Fee

A Late Fee of $25 will be assessed per month for any delinquent account.

Incentives and Benefits

Veterans Benefits

The programs of education at SES are approved by the North Carolina State Approving agency for the enrollment of persons eligible for education assistance benefits from the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs (V.A.). Entitled veterans, participants in the Montgomery G.I. Bill contribution programs, active duty military in voluntary education programs, drilling National Guard, drilling Reservists, and eligible spouses and offspring who have applied, met all admissions criteria, been fully accepted, and actively matriculated may be certified to the V.A. Regional office as enrolled and in pursuit of an approved program of education. For information about monetary benefits, contact your local U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office.

Refund Policy

Semester OnCampus/Streaming/Online courses:

A full refund will be issued if you withdraw within the first week of classes. Each week after that 25% of the tuition fees become non-refundable, until after the end of the third week. After the end of the third week no refunds will be offered.

Module OnCampus/Streaming courses:

A full refund for for modules will be issued if you withdraw within the first 4 hours of the class. After that you will be issued a 50% refund until 8 hours of the class has gone by. After 8 hours of class time no refunds will be offered.
Courses are officially withdrawn when a Withdrawal form has been signed by the instructor and has been turned in to the Registrar’s office. The Registrar will inform the Business Office of the refund allowed. Please allow four (4) weeks for a refund.