Tuition and Financial Aid, MLD Program

The Master of Leadership Development program is a 36 credit hour program designed to be completed in one year. Students take two courses every two months. Students who cannot meet this rigorous schedule will be permitted to elect a two-year completion option, taking one course every two months.

Merit Scholarship

Scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 will be available to individuals with a GPA of 3.25 or higher. Learn how to apply for the scholarship: MLD.scholarship.February2015.doc

Presidential Scholarship

Scholarships up to $2,000 will be available to individuals exhibiting financial need. Awards will be given based off FAFSA results and need statement. To apply you must fill out the scholarship form.

Corporate Connections Program

Students employed by a Corporate Connection Partner will receive 10% off of tuition, in addition to any other scholarships received. If you don't work for a Corporate Connection Partner, we will help to get your employer signed up. It's free and easy! For a complete list of partners and information on how to get your employer on board, visit Corporate Connections.

MLD Program Costs

Application Fee (non-refundable)

Fee waived if application is submitted online. 


Tuition (per credit hour, 2013-2014)
(36 credit hours required to complete program)


Total Cost of Tuition



Technology Fee, per semester




 Cost Varies

*The College reserves the right to alter fees.

Federal Financial Aid

Students who are enrolled in the MLD program may apply for federal financial aid up to $20,500 per year (full time). Full time status for graduate programs is 9 credit hours per semester. The Office of Financial Aid can assist students with dividing their financial aid awards over the course of the program.

More information can be found at the Office of Financial Aid.