Estimated Costs Per Program


Web Development Certificate

The Web Development Certificate requires the completion of 8 courses (40 credits). These courses are offered at a reduced tuition rate for part-time adult students.

The costs outlined in this table cover tuition and fees, as well as third-party services that will be used throughout the course of your studies, and in your career as a Web Developer.

Total Cost Estimate$16,940
8 Courses @ $2000 Tuition$16,000
Fees$670
Domain Registration$20
Domain Hosting$120
Developer Tools$120

*All students registered in NCS programs receive a tuition discount of over 50%

Additional Equipment Needed (Web Development Certificate)

In order to have a smooth experience building your skills in Web Development, you will require some additional equipment and services. This recommended equipment will allow you to have an unhindered experience in class.

The Web Development Certificate is built around open source technology and open standards. This means that the tools we teach are available for a wide range of systems, and both hardware and software can be acquired for reasonable prices. Contact us if you have any questions about the suitability of your equipment.

  • A Working Computer

  • Mac OS X, Unix or Windows

  • At least 4GB of RAM

  • At least 100GB of free disk space

  • Reliable Internet Access

BA Degree Completion Programs

School of New and Continuing Studies students can earn a prestigious Seattle University degree or certificate at less than half the cost, and there is no application fee for NCS programs.

Some NCS courses may have additional associated fees, which are listed in the courses section details on SUOnline.


Tuition per Credit Hour$400
Application FeeFree
Recreation Fee (Per Quarter)$65
Technology Fee (Per Quarter)$90

*All students registered in NCS programs receive a tuition discount of over 50%


Additional Equipment Needed (BA Completion)

In order to have a smooth learning experience in a hybrid course environment with substantial online content, you will require some basic equipment and services. This recommended equipment will allow you to participate in our courses without difficulty.

Contact us if you have any questions about the suitability of your equipment.


  • A Working Computer

  • Mac OS X, Unix or Windows

  • At least 4GB of RAM

  • Reliable Internet Access