Adult Degree Completion Program Tuition

If you are considering applying to Dominican's ADC program, we would be glad to help you through the process.

2019 - 2020 Tuition

The tuition cost for the ADC program is a flat rate of $8,875 each semester for full-time enrollment between 12 and 18 units. If a student exceeds 18 units in a semester, tuition will increase by $750 per excess unit. Part-time tuition (less than 12 units per semester) is $750 per unit.

Besides tuition and fees, the 2019-20 standard Cost of Attendance for Adult Degree Completion Program students includes allowances for living expenses, books and supplies, transportation, and personal expenses. See the table below:

Example 2019-20 Cost of Attendance Budgets


Two Semesters

Live off Campus

Two Semesters

 Live with Parents




Fees (Campus/Technology)



Room & Board



Books & Supplies



Personal Expenses









*assumes student takes between 12-18 units for the Fall and Spring semesters, if taking less than 12 units each semester, multiply the number of units you will take for the 2019-20 academic year by $750 for the tuition cost estimate.

Tuition Refund Policy

If a student withdraws from the University or partially ceases enrollment in some courses, the student may receive a refund for their cost of tuition depending on when the student withdraws or ceases enrollment in those courses during the term in question.

  • 100% tuition refund through the Last Day to Add/Drop Courses (two weeks into the term)
  • 75% tuition refund between two weeks into the term and four weeks into the term
  • No tuition refund after four weeks into the term
  • If the course does not run through the entire term, student may receive 100% tuition refund for that course prior to the 1st class meeting. No refund after the 1st class meeting.

Note: Some fees are non-refundable and will not be removed even if the student is eligible for a 100% tuition refund.