Now, you no longer have to choose between a first-rate education and affordable tuition. Due to our generous donors who pay 55% of the cost, each student at The College at Mid-America pays only $10,550 per year. That’s about one fourth or less than what you’d pay at other colleges.


$335per credit hour*


$335per credit hour*


$50per course

*Students must participate in the GO! Program to qualify for this discounted rate. Students electing not to participate in the GO! Program will pay a $1,500 exemption fee per semester.

Additional Fees

  • Student fee of $250 per semester for residential and online students.
  • Late registration fee of $100 is assessed once registration has closed.
  • Returned check fee of $40 for checks returned to the Business office.
  • Returned fee of $30 for payment returned to Nelnet. See more in Catalog.
  • Nelnet payment plan fee is $25 per each semester you enroll in a payment plan.
  • Paper cut fees allowing students to wirelessly print to the Library printer—minimum of $2.
  • Paper cut fees allowing students to copy pages from books—minimum of $5.
  • Other fees may be assessed. Please check the Catalog for the latest listing.


A wide variety of scholarships are available to students who are accepted into or are making progress toward a degree.

The College at Mid-America offers you a full range of academic and community enrichment scholarships. Learn more at our Financial Aid page.

Additional Fees

Application Fees

A $35 non-refundable application fee is required with each associate, and bachelor student application for admission to the college. This fee is not applicable to tuition or other student charges.

Readmission Fees

Students seeking readmission must submit a non-refundable readmission fee of $35 at the time the application is submitted. Students who have been out more than one semester but not exceeding five years may submit the Application for Readmission; after that time the student must submit the full application.

Graduation Fees

Fees for graduation expenses are to be paid in the business office. The deadline will be announced by campus life each semester.

Associate Degrees—$100
Bachelor Degrees—$100

All student fees are subject to change without notice.

A more comprehensive description of all tuition and fees can be found in the Catalog.