Estimated Graduate Expenses* 2018-2019
Tuition & Fees
CHD, MAED, MBA
MA in Theology
MSN & DNP
Tuition (per semester hour)
Tuition and fees are due the first day of class each semester.
*All rates are estimated and subject to change. Additional fees may be applied to specific courses, required projects, and assessment tools. Please contact your program of study for any additional fees. Please also note that federal financial aid is not offered for non-degree programs, including certificate programs and education endorsements. The Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) and Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) programs' estimated expenses differ from other Walsh University graduate programs. Please contact the Division of Physical Therapy at (330) 490-7286 or visit the DPT tuition webpage for information regarding program costs and scholarship opportunities. Information regarding MOT expenses is available here.
**Education Endorsement Courses: $285 per credit hour. (Does not apply to Middle Childhood Education.)
***Auditing Fee: Individuals who complete the application procedure determined by individual graduate programs may choose to audit a graduate course for self-improvement. Tests and class discussion are not required when auditing a graduate course, but the approval of the program director is required. The auditing fee is one-half the regular tuition rate per course and an AU entry is recorded on the transcript. (Auditing fee is $343 per semester hour for MSN and DNP, $353 per semester hour for MBA, MAED and CHD, and $176 per semester hour for MA in Theology.)
All discounts are applicable to full-price Undergraduate and Graduate courses, ONLY. Courses offered at an already reduced price are not eligible for any discount.
A 50% discount is granted to full time employees of the Diocese. Proof of Diocesan employment is required for each semester you apply for this discount. Acceptable documentation verifying employment includes a letter signed by your employer on your organization's letterhead or a copy of a current employment contract. The Diocesan Discount does not apply to MA in Theology coursework, as this is already a discounted rate.
Graduate Studies Discount for Walsh Alumni
A 25% is discount granted to individuals who received their four-year undergraduate or graduate degree from Walsh University and are enrolling in graduate courses. This discount does not apply to students eligible for and accepting other discounts. This discount also does not apply to the Physical Therapy or Occupational Therapy programs. Restrictions exist for students receiving employer-based tuition reimbursement.
Counseling and Human Development Program Premier Scholarship
A scholarship for a 25% tuition discount is granted to qualifying graduate students enrolled in the Counseling & Human Development programs. Eligibility is based upon a weighted combination of factors including financial need and academic record. To apply for the discount, students must obtain an enrollment form from the Student Service Center.
Licensure Program Discount (LEAD)
A $285 per credit hour discount is available on undergraduate courses granted to individuals who already hold a Bachelor's Degree and are now electing to participate in the Teacher Preparation Program. This discount does not apply to students eligible for and accepting other discounts, nor is it applicable to summer tuition rates.
Post Endorsement Discount
A 25% discount is applied to Masters of Education courses after a student successfully completes an Endorsement Program in Education at Walsh. This discount only applies to MAED, full price courses.
More information on tuition discounts is available in the Student Service Center located in Farrell Hall.
- The Servant Leadership Scholarship Fund. This scholarships is open to full-time employees of a Stark County nonprofit organization who are majoring in a leadership-related field.
- The James J. and Norma Dreussi Memorial Endowed Scholarship. Awarded from a fund established by Mrs. Norma Dreussi in memory of her husband, James J. Dreussi. Preference will be given to students who are parishioners of St. Anthony’s Church in Canton, Ohio. The scholarship is renewable and students must maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average. *Applications available at St. Anthony’s Church in Canton, in the Student Service Center and online.
- The Mission Service Endowed Scholarship. Preference is given to students at the graduate level in the following order: Brothers of Christian Instruction, priests residing with the Brothers and serving as community chaplains, or religious men and women from other congregations. Students must have the endorsement of their major superior or Bishop.
- The Alumni Association 50th Anniversary Endowed Scholarship. An endowed scholarship established by the Alumni Board of Trustees to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Walsh University. Eligible students must maintain a 3.0 grade point average or higher. *Applications may be found in the Alumni Office during the spring semester.
- The Alumni Association Board of Trustees Endowed Scholarship. The Alumni Board of Trustees established this endowed scholarship. Eligible students must maintain a 3.0 grade point average or higher and display financial need. *Applications may be found in the Alumni Office during the spring semester.
Counseling & Human Development
- Alumni Scholarship, Reverend Richard J. Mucowski. Eligible students must enrolled in the graduate Counseling program and working toward LPC licensure or be enrolled in the Behavioral Science/Counseling & Human Development B.A./M.A. program.
- The Judy Bahen Walsh Endowed Scholarship. Preference given to students in the Counseling & Human Development graduate program who exhibit financial need.
- Alice M. Cleary Memorial Scholarship. Students must be enrolled in the graduate Counseling & Human Development program and exhibit financial need. Recipients of the Rev. Mucowski or Sandra Lopez-Baes scholarships are ineligible.
- The Dr. Sandra Lopez-Baez Scholarship. Open to Walsh graduate students pursuing a master’s in Counseling & Human Development who have completed 15 CHD graduate credits. Recipients of the Rev. Mucowski scholarship are ineligible.
- The Dr. Linda Barclay Scholarship. This one-time scholarship is awarded to a graduate student who has completed one semester in the CHD graduate program, has a minimum 3.50 GPA and exhibits financial need.
- Ted & Marilyn Stults MBA Scholarship. To be eligible for this renewable scholarships, students must be enrolled full- or part-time in the MBA program, maintain a 3.0 GPA and exhibit financial need.
- The Brothers of Christian Instruction 50th Anniversary Endowed Scholarship. This scholarship was established by the Brothers of Christian Instruction to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Walsh University. Students must demonstrate financial need and have a 3.0 grade point average or higher. Preference will be given to students who are in the graduate program in Theology.