Doctoral Tuition & Fees

Doctoral tuition is determined per credit and residency status. Although many opt for off-campus housing, doctoral students may choose to live in University residence halls and purchase a meal plan. See undergraduate estimated costs for on-campus room and board estimates.



In-state: $597 per credit hour
Out-of-state: $747 per credit hour



Fees for FSU On-Campus/Blended Courses, per credit hour, include:

Athletic Fee


Student Union Operating


Auxiliary Facilities Fee


Sustainability Fee


Transportation Fee


Technology Fee


Total per credit hour


Fee for Online Courses and Courses Offered at USMH, per credit hour:
 Technology Fee  



Optional Fee, per credit hour:

Activity Fee–part-time



Other Fees

Application Fee


Parking Fee


Returned Check Fee


After published deadlines, you pay:


Late Registration Fee


Late Payment Fee


Check reissue fee


NOTE: Notwithstanding any other provision of this or any other Frostburg State University publication, Frostburg State University reserves the right to make changes in tuition, fees, and other charges at any time such changes are deemed necessary by Frostburg State University and the University System of Maryland Board of Regents.
  • Costs subject to change