Doctoral/ PhD Degree Students

Below are the current tuition and fee rates for Doctorate students.

ProgramCost Per Credit Hour
Ph.D. in Global Leadership and Change$800
  • Each credit hour of the 60 credit curriculum is $800, plus technology fees.
  • Tuition rates are the same whether a student is in-state, out-of-state or international.
  • Textbooks and supplies are purchased separately by the student.
  • Students should also consider any travel costs associated with residency weekend attendance.

Graduate Alumni Discount

  • Tiffin University alumni are eligible to receive a Graduate Alumni Discount.
  • Ph.D. students whose graduate and/or bachelor degree was obtained from Tiffin University, will be eligible to receive a $150 per credit hour discount.
  • Students who receive this discount are not eligible to receive additional types of Tiffin University discounts.
FeesCost
Technology Fee$200 (per Fall & Spring semester)

Summer Rate

$100 (per semester)

Fees are subject to change at any time with Board of Trustees’ approval.

 

 

 

 

If you qualify, scholarships, discounts, and grants can help ease the cost of your Tiffin University education. Scholarships, discounts, and grants are available in many areas, from many providers. Listed below are just a few of your grant and scholarship options. For more information on whether you're eligible for these real resources, please contact us in The Financial Aid Office. We're here to help!

What are Scholarships, Discounts, and/or Grants?

A scholarship, discount, or grant is a sum of money or other aid granted to a student because of merit, need, or other reasons to pursue his or her studies. Unlike loans, this type of aid does not have to be repaid.

 

Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (AICUO) Discount

Employees of AICUO member institutions will be eligible to receive a discount towards tuition from Tiffin University. Employees of these member insitutions must provide proof annually. Students who receive this discount are not eligible to receive additional types of Tiffin University's discounts.

Eligible students may receive the following:

  • Doctoral degree program students - $150 per credit hour discount

 

Graduate Alumni Discount

Graduate students who obtained a bachelor’s and/or master’s degree from Tiffin University are eligible for a $250 per credit hour discount for Master’s programs and $150 per credit hour for the PhD program. Students who receive this discount are not eligible for any other Tiffin University discounts.

 

Ohio Association of Community Colleges (OACC) Discount

Employees of OACC member institutions will be eligible to receive a discount towards tuition from Tiffin University. Employees of these member insitutions must provide proof annually. Students who receive this discount are not eligible to receive additional types of Tiffin University's discounts.

Eligible students may receive the following:

  • Doctoral degree program students - $150 per credit hour discount

 

Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges (OFIC) Discount

Members of OFIC will be eligible to receive a discount towards tuition from Tiffin University. Members must provide proof of membership annually. Students who receive this discount are not eligible to receive additional types of Tiffin University's discounts.

Eligible students may receive the following:

  • Doctoral degree program students- $150 per credit hour discount

 

University Collaboration Discount

Eligible Employees and their spouses and children (according to the IRS definition of a qualifying child) of each institution below may benefit in a 25% tuition discount toward a respective master’s and/or doctoral degree programs. Participants must meet academic requirements for admission and proof of employment from the institution is required. Students who receive the tuition discount are not eligible to receive additional types of Tiffin University institutional aid.

Eligible Universities

  • Ashland University
  • University of Findlay