Online Tuition & Funding


ABTU’s online tuition is substantially less than the tuition cost of many similar colleges and universities.  With a selection of Certification and Diploma programs, 5 Associate’s of Applied Science, 6 Bachelor’s Degrees, and 7 Master’s Degree programs, all our programs concentrate on in-demand fields, specifically sought out by the best employers.

Popular funding sources are listed below. Please speak with an admissions coordinator to learn more about other opportunities not listed here such as exclusive discounts and scholarships.

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Military Tuition Assistance Program

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The table below details the breakdown of all ABTU program levels.

Program LevelTuition per Credit HourCredit Hours in ProgramTotal TuitionCourse Materials Fee (Per Course)Courses in ProgramTotal Course Materials FeeTotal Program Cost
Technical Diploma$24930$7,470$12510$1,250$8,720
Associate of Applied Science (AAS)$24960$14,940$12520$2,500$17,440
Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS)$24960$14,940$12520$2,500$17,440
Master of Business Administration (MBA)$24936$8,964$12512$1,500$10,464

The course materials fee includes the cost of the textbook, applicable course software, proctoring fees, online library access fee, and any other fees specific to each course. ABTU does not charge any other mandatory fees, though fees for optional items and services are listed below.

  • Challenge Exam Fee – $105.00
  • Additional Software License Key – $50
  • Technology Package $299



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This table indicates annual tuition nationwide as compared to ABTU tuition rates.
This data was sourced from the National Center For Education Statistics: NCES Statistics


To request more information, inquire about start dates or financial aid, and speak to an Admissions Coordinator for any questions you might have, click one of the following links. Contact UsApply, or call us toll free at: 1-800-804-1388 to speak to a representative. Funding sources such as GI Bill®, Armed Forces Tuition Assistance, Corporate Reimbursement, and V.R. are eligible.  Tuition rate remains the same for students that are continuously enrolled, regardless of institution-wide tuition rate increases. Students leaving school for more than 6 months are subject to new enrollment agreements and applicable tuition increases. Total cost of degree assumes no failed courses or transfer of programs.

ABTU has exited the federal student loan program and has a variety of scholarships and discounts to assist you in completing your educational goals without using federal student financial aid.