Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$21,540
Graduate Tuition & Fees
$11,928
On-campus Living Costs
$9,976
Off-campus Living Costs
$9,976
Undergraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$667
Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$742

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of Harding University are $21,540 for undergraduate programs. For graduate programs, the tuition & fees are $21,540 for graduate programs.
Compare to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arkansas, the undergraduate tuition & fees are average and the graduate tuition & fees are very inexpensive.
Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Biola University and The New School, tuition & fees of Harding University is very inexpensive where the average tuition & fees of the schools are $48,780.
The average living cost of the school is $9,976 when a student lives in on-campus housing. When a student lives off-campus, the average living cost is $9,976.

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2020 Tuition & fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at Harding University are $21,540 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition & fees have increased by 4.53% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees are $11,928 on average. The graduate tuition & fees have decreased by 0.76% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition & fees and the tuition trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Trends Table

2020 Tuition & fees
YearUndergraduateGraduate
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2016$17,130 $675$17,130 $675
2017$17,940 $500$17,940 $500
2018$18,690 $500$18,690 $500
2019$19,140 $500$19,140 $500
2020$20,010 $520$20,010 $520
2021$21,000 $540$21,000 $540

Tuition Trends Chart

2020 Living Costs

The 2020 average on-campus living costs is $9,976 including room & board and other living expenses (a student lives in on-campus housing such as dormitory and school-owned apartment). For students living in off-campus housing, the average living cost is $9,976.
The living cost at the school has increased by 3.64% from last year.
The following table and chart show the living costs changes over the last 5 years.

Living Costs Trends

2020 Living Costs
YearOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2016$6,628$3,200$6,628$3,200
2017$6,756$2,414$6,756$2,414
2018$6,894$2,496$6,894$2,496
2019$7,004$2,622$7,004$2,622
2020$7,170$2,806$7,170$2,806
2021$7,460$3,280$7,460$3,280

Living Costs Trends Chart

2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,200 at Harding University. The books & supplies cost stays same as last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 books & supplies costs and the trends over the last 5 years.

Books & Supplies Costs Trends

Harding University 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$900
2017$1,200
2018$1,200
2019$1,200
2020$1,200
2021$1,200

Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

2020 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2020 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at Harding University is $667 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 4.55% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition per credit hour is $742 on average. The graduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 0.27% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition per credit hour and its trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Table

2020 Tuition per Credit Hour
YearUndergraduateGraduate
2016$571 $720
2017$598 $734
2018$623 $679
2019$638 $740
2020$667 $742
2021$700 $633

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Chart