Tuition and fees for 2017–18 

Course tuition and fees

Regular tuition per credit hour

$480

Audit tuition per credit hour — AMBS graduates $90

Audit tuition per credit hour — regular

$120
Independent study tuition per credit hour $515
Student services fee per credit hour (applies to all tuition types) $20

Tuition for each semester, including student services fee (12 credit hours)

$6,000

Tuition cost for one year of full-time study: 27 credit hours (including 12 credit hours per semester plus 3 Intensive Term credit hours and corresponding student services fees)

$13,500

Registrar and student fees/discounts

Application fee (nonrefundable) $50
Course change fee (after close of registration) $35
Deferred tuition payment plan setup fee $15
Late payment fee (tuition/rent not paid on time); monthly charge for past-due accounts $35
MDiv thesis research extension fee (equal to one credit hour) $480
Ministry and Mission Experience (MME) fee per credit hour $90
Registration fee (charged each term for admitted students only) $100
Transcript fee $10
Early registration discount ($100)

Payment of tuition and fees

When registrations are received by the early registration date noted on the Academic calendar, the student receives a $100 early registration discount.

Admitted students: 

  • Payment of tuition and fees is due at the beginning of each term. Payment may be made online by VISA or MasterCard or by check sent to Registrar, AMBS, 3003 Benham Avenue, Elkhart, IN 46517.
  • Students who are taking four or more credit hours a semester may apply to pay tuition and fees in installments (audit hours do not qualify). Late payments are subject to a late fee.
  • Full-time study consists of nine or more credit hours per semester. Students who take a full-time load take from 9 to 14 hours per semester, with 12 hours being a typical load.
  • All admitted students may apply for AMBS need-based financial aid.

One-course students and graduates:

  • Payment of tuition and fees is due at the time of registration. Payment may be made online by VISA or MasterCard, or by check sent to Registrar, AMBS, 3003 Benham Avenue, Elkhart, IN 46517.
  • Financial aid and payment plans are not available.