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How Much Do Military Schools Cost? – Information on 52 School

how much do military schools cost

There are a total number of 52 military schools in the U.S, and they have different tuition fees. Today’s article compiles all the military schools tuition fees for your reference.

The total fees range from $0 to $90,950.50. But keep reading for the complete answer to, “How much do military schools cost?”

Alabama

Southern Preparatory Academy

Tuition fees range from $27,025 to $28,258 depending on your payment plan

  • If you pay full, the tuition is $27,025
  • If you pay by semester, the tuition is $27,800
  • If you pay by 10-month plan, the tuition is $28,258

 

For out-of-state students, there is an additional $2,500 fee per academic year.

California

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1. California Maritime Academy

For Undergraduate Full Time CA Resident Students

  • Fall 2022 (> 6 units) = $4,227
  • Spring 2023 (>6 units) = $4,490
  • Summer 2023 (Up to 8 units) = $2,057
  • Annual = $10,774

 

Post Baccalaureate Full Time CA Resident Students

  • Fall 2022 (> 6 units) = $4,944
  • Spring 2023 (>6 units) = $5,270
  • Summer 2023 (Up to 8 units) = $2,474
  • Annual = $12,625

 

For non-resident students, there is an additional $396 fee per unit.

2. California Military Institute

There is no cost or tuition to attend. It is open to all Riverside County residents. It is a college preparatory school, not a boarding or free military school for troubled youth.

3. Oakland Military Institute

This is another no-tuition school.

4. St. Catherine’s Academy

  • If you enter a day program, the total cost for

 

  • TK to 1st grade is $13,110
  • 2nd to 8th grade is $16,712

 

  • If you enter a 5-day boarding program, the total cost is $43,163
  • If you enter a 7-day boarding program, the total cost is $57,140

 

Colorado

US Air Force Academy

There is no cost.

Connecticut

1. US Coast Guard Academy

No tuition.

2. Delaware Military Academy

No tuition. It is open to Delaware resident applicants.

Florida

1. Admiral Farragut Academy

Tuition range from $14,400 to $58,200 depending on the grade, type of student, and payment plan. Here is the overview:

2. Francis Marion Military Academy

No tuition.

Georgia

1. Benedictine Military School

Tuition for the 2022-2023 school year is $14,600. This is not including other costs. You may be eligible for discounts if you are:

  • A Catholic = Discount of $1,000
  • An Active Duty Member = $200

 

2. Georgia Military College

  • Milledgeville Main Campus = $860.00 per course
  • Community College Campus = $780.00 per course
  • Global Online Campus = $885.00 per course
  • Corp of Cadets = $5,731.50 (Not including other fees)

 

3. Riverside Military Academy

  • S Boarding Cadets – $44,684
  • Day Cadets = $25,478
  • International Cadets = $51,504

 

4. The Military College of Georgia

Tuition is about $20,975.90, but there can be variations depending on whether you are a student in-state or out-of-state and the term you are enrolling in.

Illinois

1. Air Force Academy High School

This military high school cost is 0.

2. Carver Military Academy

Tuition-free.

3. Chicago Military Academy

This is also a no-charge academy.

4. Marmion Academy

Tuition for the 2022-2023 school year is $14,300.

There are scholarship opportunities.

5. Phoenix Military Academy

No tuition.

6. Rickover Military School

Tuition-free.

Indiana

Culver Military Academy

The total cost for tuition, room, and board here is $54,500.00.

Maine

Maine Maritime Academy

2021-2022 tuition:

  • In-state = $11,250
  • New England Regional = $17,040
  • Out-of-State = $26,170

 

There are also fees for room/board and specific majors. There are various aid options, waiver programs, and scholarship opportunities.

Maryland

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1. Leonard Hall Junior Naval Academy

The annual tuition rate for the 2021-2022 school year is $9,001.00. There is also a registration fee of $150.00 for new students (non-refundable).

If you opt for a 10-month or a 12-month payment plan, there is an additional fee of $10.00 per month.

2. United States Naval Academy

No tuition.

Michigan

3. Great Lakes Maritime Academy

For the deck officer program (Without a Bachelor’s Degree for 4 years):

  • In-district: $86,217.50.
  • In-state: $90,111.50.
  • Out-of-state: $92,388.50.

 

For the deck officer program (With a Bachelor’s Degree for 3 years):

  • In-district: $76,848.00.
  • In-state: $80,624.00.
  • Out-of-state: $82,832.00.

 

For the engineering officer program (3-year curriculum):

  • In-district: $74,141.50.
  • In-state: $78,389.50.
  • Out-of-state: $80,873.50.

 

For the engineering officer program (4-year curriculum):

  • In-district: $83,096.50.
  • In-state: $88,052.50.
  • Out-of-state: $90,950.50.

 

Minnesota

St. Thomas Academy

  • Grades 9 to 12 = $24,200
  • Grades 7 to 8 = $21,500
  • Tuition for grade 6 = $18,500

 

There is also a non-refundable $500 enrollment deposit.

Missouri

Missouri Military Academy

  • US boarding students:

 

Room and board for the 2021-2022 school year cost $38,000 if you pay the full year. $19,000 if you enroll mid-term.

  • Day students:

 

Room and board for the 2021-2022 school year cost $6,500.

  • International boarding students:

 

Room and board for the 2021-2022 school year cost the same as U.S boarding students, plus a $2,500 fee.

There is also a $2,859.00 uniform and accessories cost for new students and $500 for returning students.

New Jersey

Marine Academy (MAST)

No tuition.

New Mexico

New Mexico Military Institute

The 2022-2023 costs for new cadets are:

  • In-state: $6,587.00
  • Non-resident North Americans: $10,113.00
  • International: $14,176.00

 

New York

1. Christian Brothers Academy

For 2022-2023, tuition is $18,250.

2. La Salle Institute

Tuition ranges from $12,330 to $16,055.

3. Military Academy at West Point

No tuition.

4. New York Military Academy

The full-year 2021-2022 costs are as follows:

  • Day Cadets = $34,850
  • Boarding Cadets = $46,250

 

5. SUNY Maritime College

Tuition ranges from $12.007 to $21,842 for undergraduates. For graduates, it is from $6,381 to $20,878.05. Here are the detailed tuition rates:

  • Undergraduates:
  • Graduates:

 

6. U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

No tuition fee. But there are midshipman fees.

Pennsylvania

Valley Forge Military Academy and College

  • Full-year boarding student = $37,975
  • Full-year day student = $22,975

 

Rhode Island

Naval War College

Tuition ranges from $9,998 to $100,000.

South Carolina

Camden Military Academy

  • Full-payment Domestic = $29,590

 

You can pay monthly.

  • Full-payment International = $37,995

 

You must pay in full.

The Citadel

Tuition is $13,140 for SC residents and $36,396 for non-residents.

Texas

1. Marine Military Academy

Tuition is from $18,050 to $34,700.

2. San Marcos Academy

Tuition ranges from $3,653.00 to $49,811.00 depending on your mode of enrollment and choice of program.

3. Texas Maritime Academy

You need to contact admissions for details.

4. Texas Military Institute

Tuition is from $25,670 to $56,510, depending on the enrollment mode and student residency.

Vermont

Norwich University

The average cost after aid is $25,454.

Virginia

1. Fork Union Military Academy

2. Franklin Military Academy

No tuition.

3. Hargrave Military Academy

The range is from $15,924 to $49,419.

Payment plan options:

4. Massanutten Military Academy

Massanutten Military Academy tuition ranges from $18,000 to $32,500.

5. Randolph-Macon Academy

Tuition is between $16,668 and $46,251.

6. Virginia Military Institute

Tuition ranges from $30,032 to $59,886.

Wisconsin

St. John’s Northwestern Military Academy

2022-2023 rates:

  • 7-day boarding = $45,000
  • 5-day boarding = $44,000
  • Day school = $20,500
  • International = $51,500

 

You can apply for need-based financial assistance and student loans.

Conclusion

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