Below is a sample nine month student expense budget for 2018-2019 academic year. The amounts stated below are estimates and your individual expense budget may differ.

Bayan offers students scholarships that can reduce the Tuition by up to 30% during each semester of enrollment. Additional scholarships are available on an annual basis through the Islamic Scholarship Fund (ISF).

Annual Anticipated Educational Expenses

Tuition $24,000 (24 units)
Books & Supplies $1,000
Room & Board $14,400
Transportation $1,800
Miscellaneous $3,000
Total $44,200


M.A., Non-Degree $1,000 per unit
Non-Degree, Certificate $3,000 per 3-unit course*
Continuous Registration Fee (M.A.) $1,000 per semester
Continuing Education Units (CEU) variable (ex. $150 per CEU)
(*Students intending to transfer non-degree courses into a degree program should take them for credit, and not “audit” such courses.)

Application and Admissions Fees

Application for Admission $50
Admission Confirmation Deposit $200

Continuing Education option for community members

Hybrid-Intensive courses with visiting faculty $1,000 per course
Regular On-campus courses $500 per course
Online courses not available

Course Laboratory Fees (only for certain courses)

Preaching Lab $50 per class
Supervision in the Pastoral Counseling and Pastoral Psychotherapy tracks (billed for LSC3041A, LSC3041B, LSC3042A, LSC3042B, LSC4041A, LSC4041B, LSC4042A, and SC4042B) $1,300

Housing Fees

Housing Application $60
Housing Confirmation & Cleaning Fee $750 and up
Pet Fee $250 per pet
Lost Key / Replacement Fee $20

Transcript Fees

Official Transcripts $10 per transcript
Unofficial Transcripts $5 per transcript


Late Tuition Payment Fee $100 per week up to 3 weeks
Tuition Deferred Payment Agreement Fee $35 per semester
Identification Card Replacement $15
Late Registration Fee $75
Returned Check Fee $35 per returned check