Doctor of Ministry

Tuition, Fees, and Payment Schedules

Deposit Upon Acceptance (non-refundable, due within two weeks of acceptance, credited toward first tuition payment)
Orientation Fee




Housing Costs: Housing charges are billed separately from tuition and must be paid in full prior to the start of each intensive. You may anticipate a cost of approximately $750 per week: this equals a bill of $1,500 per two-week intensive period.  Your housing will include a single room with a private bathroom, three meals a day, and the use of the facility at the National Christian Conference Center. Housing costs for the four intensives total approximately $6,000. (This does not include housing costs for the initial, three-day orientation.)

Books and graduation fees: Approximately $200 per intensive for books (x4 periods=$800 for the program). Graduation fees are $160.

Total Program Tuition*:  For students entering in June, the total tuition for the program is $17,500. Payments and arrangements are made with the Business Office. Two payment options are available to students, as shown below.


Option One: Full payment due the following:

Due by January 1  (prior to first residency)

Due by June 1  (prior to second residency)

Due by January 1  (prior to third residency)

Due by June 1  (prior to final residency)






Option Two: Installment Plan

For a fee of $45 per residency period, students can pay in installments. With this plan, for the January residency, one-third of the total amount is due by the preceding December 1, one third by January 1, and one-third by February 1. Similarly, for each June residency, payments of one-third the total amount are due by May 1, June 1, and July 1. Please note that students who are not current with their tuition payments will not be permitted to continue in the program.

For more information please contact the Palmer Business Office.