Adult and graduate financial information

Bluffton graduate programs are competitively priced and can be supplemented with a variety of financial aid for graduate students. And, if you are an alumnus or work for one of our corporate, education or church partner organizations, you will receive a tuition discount. Review our list of partners to see if your company qualifies.

Graduate program Direct costs 

Business: MBA/MAOM

Education: MAEd, individual programs


Master of Nutrition and Dietetics


Payment plans

Full payment plan

Full payment received on or before the orientation meeting will be given a five percent (5%) discount on tuition. This discount will be credited when semester four is billed.

Textbooks are not included in this total and may be billed by semester.

Semester plan

The student's cost is divided into four installments. The first payment is due at the orientation meeting. The other three payments are due on or before the first sessions of the second, third and fourth semester.

Textbooks are not included in this total and may be billed by semester.

Deferred payment plan

This plan allows the student to defer payment of tuition and fees that are reimbursable by an employer or an approved third party. Payment can be deferred no longer than 60 days beyond the end of the semester in which they are registered.

To qualify, the student must provide a copy of the employer's reimbursement policy or third party reimbursement contract along with verification that the student is eligible. There is a $30 per semester participation fee.