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Tuition and Fees

The following schedule of tuition and fees is effective for the 2021-2022 Academic Year, beginning with the Fall 2021 semester. Pacific Oaks College reserves the right to add or change any of the fees or charges listed below at any time and without prior written notice. Course-specific fees may also apply.


Tuition per Credit Hour

Degree Type Tuition Rate
Undergraduate Lower Division Courses $360
Undergraduate Upper Division Courses $855
Undergraduate Tuition for Upper Division Courses for Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education: Elementary Education and Special Education*
*Students must meet minimum admissions requirements including 46 transferrable units and submission of passing score of CBEST in order to qualify for this tuition rate.
Teacher Credential (Undergraduate) $855
Graduate $1,115
Teacher Credential (Graduate) $1,115
Active Duty Military (Undergraduate) $250
Military Families and Veterans (Undergraduate) $684
Active Duty Military, Families, and Veterans (Graduate) $892
Certificate Fee (non-credit) $150


Book Lists

School of Cultural and Family Psychology: M.A. MFT, M.A. CFS
School of Cultural and Family Psychology, B.A. Community Psychology
School of Cultural and Family Psychology, Social Work
School of Education
School of Human Development
B.S. Business Admin
General Education
Organizational Leadership & Management


Fee Schedule for 2021-22 Academic Year:

Fee Amount
Application Fee For Admission & Readmission $55
Tuition Deposit (non-refundable) $100
Zero Unit Courses 50% of current program level unit cost
Intern Seminar Course – School of Education $175
Late Course Registration Fee $100
Course Audit Fee (upon approval of Associate Dean) $450
Late Payment Fee $50
Returned Check Fee $35
Institutional Services Fee $60 per term
Student Government Association (SGA) Fee $10 per term
Library Late Book/Thesis Return Fee $.25 per day, per item
Library Late Reserve/Audio Visual Return Fee $.50 per day, per item
Library Late Interlibrary Loan/Netbook/Electronic Accessory Return Fee $1 per day, per item
Library Lost/Stolen Item Replacement Fee $20 plus cost to replace item
Smart Card Replacement Fee $20
Petition for Degree Completion Late Fee $40
Graduation Fee (Undergraduate) $45
Graduation Fee (Graduate) $65
Transcript Fee $10
Expedited Transcript Fee*

* Online and/or expedited transcript requests will carry additional fees



Fees Associated with Credit for Learning from Experience
2021-22 Academic Year

Courses and Review Fee Amount
Course Gen 289 (3 credits) $1,080 (lower division rate of $360 per credit)
Course Gen 299 (A-D). Students may take Gen 299 up to four times $75 per semester
Fee per credit earned through CLE $50 per credit (up to a total of 24 credits, no more than $1,200).
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