• Online Degree Options at EIU!

  • Nearly all of EIU’s online programs use the affordable in-state tuition rate.

  • Online study at EIU continues EIU’s tradition of excellence and student-focused educational programming with increased accessibility.

  • EIU offers a number of online degree options for the working or emerging professional.

Ashlee Vercler already has a lot on her plate between family and a demanding career as a firefighter in Urbana, Illinois. However, that doesn’t stop her from being a great candidate for the MBA program at Eastern Illinois University. With the online MBA program, Ashlee has been able to pursue her graduate degree and conveniently fit it into her home life and a decidedly non-traditional work schedule.

Cost Information for Off-Campus Online Programs

2024-2025 Costs*

Cost Item Undergraduate Graduate
Tuition Per Credit Hour $338.35 $344.25
Fees Per Credit Hour $80.00 $80.00
Textbook Rental Fee Per Credit Hour $8.75 $8.75
Estimated Cost Per Credit Hour $427.10 $433.00

* Online MBA program has differential tuition, those costs are detailed here: https://www.eiu.edu/mbaonline/fees.php
*Tuition rates for international students enrolling in online courses are the same as on-campus courses. International student tuition rates are listed here.
** All graduate students are assessed a $3.00 graduate student fee per semester.

Contact Information for Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions

1230 Old Main
Phone: (217) 581-2223
Email: admissions@eiu.edu

International Admissions

1170 Blair Hall
Phone: +001(217)581-2321
Fax: +001(217)581-7207
Email: international@eiu.edu

OPD Admissions

4020 Klehm Hall
Phone: (217) 581-6271

Graduate Admissions

1201 Blair Hall
Phone: (217) 581-2220
Fax: (217) 581-6020
Email: graduate@eiu.edu

Interdisciplinary Studies Admissions

2138 Blair Hall
Phone: (217) 581-5618
Fax: (217) 581-7076
Email: ids@eiu.edu

Undergraduate Readmissions

1230 Old Main
Phone: (217) 581-2223
Email: admissions@eiu.edu

Transfer Admissions

1221 Old Main
Phone: (217) 581-2223
Email: transfer@eiu.edu

RN to Nursing Admissions

2230 McAfee
Phone: (217) 581-7049
Fax: (217) 581-7050
Email: nursing@eiu.edu

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