Online Courses and eRate Fee Information

Tuition & Fees
Charged to all students who take any classes at the University of Memphis. This fee is assessed based on the student matriculation level (undergraduate/graduate/law) and the number of hours enrolled, with no maximum for Mxx and TN eCampus courses. 

U of M Online Courses with completely numeric section numbers will be assessed at the On-Campus rate and in addition to the Mxx and TN eCampus  courses (eRate will be assessed on a per hour rate, with no maximum).

Online Degree Programs Online Fees
This fee is assessed on a per-hour basis, with no maximum and is in addition to tuition.

  • TN eCampus Online Fee – $128 per credit hour assessed to students registered for courses through the TN eCampus Program (courses designated with a section Rxx)
  • U of M Online Fee – $100 per credit hour assessed to students registered for U of M Online courses (courses designated with a section Mxx) and classified as in-state for tuition assessment.

eRate (Out-of-State)
This tuition is assessed on a per-hour basis, with no maximum.

eRate tuition (replace standard out-of-state tuition at a reduced rate) is assessed to students who are classified as non-residents of the State of Tennessee and enrolled in all online courses (instructional method of "Web"). Students taking online and ANY on-campus course (NOT instructional method of "Web") will be assessed the standard out-of-state tuition for all enrolled courses, the $100 per credit hour online fee and will not be eligible for the eRate.

The following courses are eligible for eRate:

  • TN eCampus – Sections Rxx
  • U of M Online – Section Mxx
  • U of M Online – Completely Numeric Sections xxx (ex. 410)

eRate tuition is calculated as 50% of the Maintenance fee at the same matriculation level and is assessed on a per hour basis, with no maximum.

Example: the Undergraduate Maintenance fee is $320.00 per hour; the corresponding eRate is $160.00 per hour.

NOTE: Students eligible for the eRate are exempt from the U of M Online Fee. TN eCampus Online Fee will still apply for TN eCampus Courses.

Examples:

U of M Online Courses
Courses designated with a section Mxx
TN eCampus Program
Includes courses designated
with Rxx section numbers
On-Campus hours mixed
with Online Courses
(Not Eligible for eRate)
In-State (per hour rate)

Undergraduate

Maintenance Fee: $320 per hour
Online Fee: $100 per hour
Total: $420 per hour*

Graduate

Maintenance Fee: $503 per hour
Online Fee: $100 per hour
Total: $603 per hour*

*With NO Maximum

 In-State (per hour rate) Undergraduate

Maintenance Fee: $320 per hour
Online Fee: $128 per hour
Total: $448 per hour*

Graduate

Maintenance Fee: $503 per hour
Online Fee: $128 per hour
Total: $631 per hour*

*With NO Maximum

In-State (12 hrs On-Campus, 3 hrs TNeC, 3 hrs Mxx)
Undergraduate

On-Campus Maint Fee: $3840
Program Service Fee: $818.50
TNeC Maint Fee: $960
TNeC Online Fee: $384
UofM Online Maint Fee: $960
UofM Online Fee: $300
Total: $7262.50

Graduate Fees are assessed
using the same method.

     

Out-of-State (eRate) (per hour rate)
Undergraduate

Maintenance Fee: $320 per hour
eRate Fee: $160 per hour
Total: $480 per hour*

Graduate

Maintenance Fee: $503 per hour
eRate Fee: $252 per hour
Total: $755 per hour*

*With NO Maximum

Out-of-State (eRate) (per hour rate)

Undergraduate

Maintenance Fee: $320 per hour
Online Fee: $128 per hour
eRate Fee: $160 per hour
Total: $608 per hour*

Graduate

Maintenance Fee: $503 per hour
Online Fee: $128 per hour
eRate Fee: $252 per hour
Total: $883 per hour*

*With NO Maximum

Out-of-State
(6 hrs On-Campus, 3 hrs TNeC, 3 hrs Mxx)

Undergraduate

On-Campus Maint Fee: $1920
Program Service Fee: $818.50
Out-of-State Tuition: $2928
TNeC Maint Fee: $960
TNeC Online Fee: $384
TNeC Out-of-State: $1464
UofM Online Maint Fee: $960
UofM Online Fee: $300
UofM Online Out-of-State: $1464
Total: $11,198.50

Graduate Fees are assessed
using the same method.