New Tuition Reduction for Online Only Students

Jun 28, 2017

New 25% tuition reduction for students who are taking all online courses for a semester.  If a student is taking between 12-18 credit hours that includes online only courses, the 25% tuition reduction will apply.  If a student is taking between 12-18 credit hours that includes both on campus and online courses the 25% tuition reduction will not apply. If the student is taking between 1-11 credit hours that includes an online course, the 25% reduction will apply for that online course or courses.

“IAIA has empowered me to move forward with my education. Once I have achieved my goals I hope to reciprocate that empowerment to my community.”

Julia Wall (Jemez Pueblo)

2016 IAIA Student Ambassador

“The IAIA Business and Entrepreneurship Certificate Program gave me a strong foundation in understanding how to manage finances, create a business plan, promote my work through social media, and to engage with prospective clients.”

Terrance A. Clifford ’16 (Lakota)

IAIA Alumnus

2017–2018 Undergraduate Tuition

Part-Time Students (1–11 credits per semester)Cost Per Credit
United States Residents$206
Online Only ‡$154.50
Canadian First Nations$206
Full-Time Students (12–18 credits per semester)SemesterYear
United States Residents$2,223 ($185 per credit over 18)$4,446 ($185 per credit over 18)
Online Only ‡$1,667 ($138.75 per credit)$3,334 ($138.75 per credit)
Canadian First Nations$2,223 ($185 per credit over 18)$4,446 ($185 per credit over 18)
International$4,446 ($370 per credit over 18)$8,892 ($370 per credit over 18)
For more information, please see the Tuition and Fees page.

Available Courses

View the IAIA EMPOWER Course Catalog and select the Fall 2017 term and Online location from the dropbox menus, then select Search to view all online courses.




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About IAIA

The Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) is the only four-year degree fine arts institution in the nation devoted to contemporary Native American and Alaska Native arts.

Offering undergraduate degrees in Studio Arts, Cinematic Arts and Technology, Creative Writing, Museum Studies and Indigenous Liberal Studies, and graduate degrees in Creative Writing, IAIA has graduated more than 3,800 students, and welcomes students from the 567 federally-recognized tribes and non-Native Americans looking to obtain a world-class arts education. In any given year, as many as 112 tribes are represented on campus, with about 20 percent of its student body non-Native American, adding to the vibrant cultural mix of IAIA’s diverse and welcoming students, faculty and staff.

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