Tuition & Fees

Offering affordable education since 1973

Financial arrangements for payment plans can be made through the Financial Office

Financial Information

At LBU, your educational aspirations are within reach with our flexible and affordable payment options. For just a $50.00 application fee, you can start your journey without financial worry. Our tailored, interest-free monthly payment plans, generally ranging from $175-$250, make managing your tuition stress-free.

Beyond tuition, be aware that textbooks and graduation fees are additional, but this transparency ensures no surprise costs. For utmost convenience, automatic monthly payments are set up for all students, helping you stay on track with your financial commitments.

Furthermore, LBU offers a fantastic 10% prepay discount for those who choose to pay their tuition in full at the time of enrollment.

Join us at LBU, where we blend academic excellence with financial flexibility, making your educational dreams both attainable and affordable. Let’s embark on this journey together, one easy payment at a time!

Tuition & Fees

Louisiana Baptist University offers competitive tuition rates for our programs so that you can invest in a faith-based education that aligns with your goals and values without taking on burdensome debt. Our experienced faculty, supportive community, and low tuition make a degree from LBU an accessible, valuable investment in your future.

Certificates (English or Spanish) $2,400
Undergraduate Tuition per credit hour (A.A., B.A.) $199
Graduate Tuition per credit hour (Masters) $229
Post-graduate Tuition per credit hour (Doctorate) $249
Certificates (English or Spanish) $2,400
Undergraduate Tuition per credit hour (A.A., B.A.) $169
Graduate Tuition per credit hour (Masters) $179
Post-graduate Tuition per credit hour (Doctorate) $199


Enrollment$495.00 (one-time fee)
Graduation Fee$280
Advanced Placement Tests$100 each
Prior Learning Assessment$100
Transcripts request fee $25 ($10 each additional)
Change of degree program$100
Reinstatement fee$100
Degree Program extension fee$150
Return Payment Fee$10
Late Registration Fee$25 (per course)
Non-matriculation Fee$150 (plus tuition)
Certificate Fee$2400 (entire program)
Diploma replacement$25 plus s/h


Application/re-application fee (nonrefundable)$50
Audit fee$100

Dr. Jeff Price

Bible & Director of Latin America

Jeff Price serves as the Dean of the Bible Department and the Latin America Director at Louisiana Baptist University. With over two decades of missionary experience alongside his wife, Sandra, he has worked extensively in American Samoa and Bolivia. Since 2018, Jeff has been the Latin America Director for Baptist International Outreach, collaborating with missionaries across numerous Latin American regions. His passion lies in equipping pastors both in the United States and abroad, empowering them to lead their congregations in spreading the Gospel. Jeff plays an active and personal role in church ministries in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Paraguay, and Uruguay, striving to advance the work of The Great Commission. He earned his Bachelor of Science from Baptist Bible College in Springfield, Missouri, in 1997, and holds a Master of Arts, Master of Divinity, and Master of Sacred Theology from Liberty University.