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Cost & Aid

Online MS in Aromatherapy

The program duration is three years. The tuition listed here is for one year (two semesters).

Annual Cost of Attendance and Typical Financial Aid
Tuition$6,600
Low interest federal loans-$6,600
Your payment$0
Optional: additional low-interest federal loans-$10,000

  • Personal Expenses: $10,000 per year in optional federal student loans are available toward living expenses and travel for the residencies.
  • Optional Professional Training Residency: planned to take place at our Fairfield, IA, campus during the last semester. Students are responsible for travel and accommodation costs.
  • Education Tax Incentives: There are a variety of money-saving tax benefits available to taxpayers that may help reduce the overall cost of a college education. More about education tax incentives
  • Veterans should contact the VA for information on Veterans Education Benefits. MIU is a Yellow Ribbon school. Our Veterans Certifying Official is our Director of Financial Aid.
  • Repayment of federal student loans Repayment begins after your enrollment ends.

Repayment Options

The repayment choices on federal student loans include the following:

Payments are a fixed amount that ensures your loans are paid off within 10 years (within 10 to 30 years for Consolidation Loans).
Payments may be fixed or graduated and will ensure that your loans are paid off within 25 years.
Payments are lower at first and then increase, usually every two years, and are for an amount that will ensure your loans are paid off within 10 years (within 10 to 30 years for Consolidation Loans).
Your monthly payments will be either 10 or 15 percent of discretionary income (depending on when you received your first loans), but never more than you would have paid under the 10-year Standard Repayment Plan.
Payments are recalculated each year and are based on your updated income, family size, and the total amount of your Direct Loans. Any outstanding balance will be forgiven if you haven’t repaid your loan in full after 25 years.
Your monthly payment is based on annual income, but your loan will be paid in full within 15 years.

Questions? Our Financial Aid Office is happy to assist you. Contact us at finaid@miu.edu for a quick reply — normally one business day — or see more about financial aid.

Annual Cost of Attendance
Tuition per year6,600
This tuition rate is for 6-11 credits per semester for two semesters. Stand-alone individual courses are $500 per credit.


For more information, please email intadmis@mum.edu or call Admissions at (641) 472 1110.