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A student and his/her sponsor attending Tysons Institute will be responsible for the following related costs.

Tuition Cost

Tuition Computer Certificate Program
Per Credit Hour $366.67
Per Course $1,650
Per Quarter (full-time) $6,600
Total Program (2 years) $13,200


Services Provided Explanation Fee
Application Fee For all programs of study $100
Postal Fee International/Domestic $65/$35
New student orientation fee New student welcome package, orientation seminars, workshop, e-mail, and other account setup Free and Mandatory
English placement test Those who need to take the test only (CASAS) Free
Health Insurance Per academic year, those who need to sign up through the Institute N/A
Late Registration Fee After the last day of registration before the end of the add/drop period $50
Add/Drop Fee Per course per semester $60
Returned Check Fee If the check issued by the student is not honored by their bank $50
Student ID Card/Replacement If student ID card is lost or a replacement is needed. Student ID card must be renewed every year. $25
Incomplete Grade Fee When updating an incomplete grade $30
Transcript Processing Fee Upon request by the student. It will take 3 business days to process transcript request. $25
Certificate/Diploma Replacement Replacement of original Certificate/Diploma $100
Graduation Application/Diploma Processing Fee All students graduating must pay this fee when submitting the Graduation Application Form $100
Technology Fee The technology fee is a nominal charge in addition to the tuition cost that will be used for technology enchantment. $20 per quoter
Course Cancellation Fee Per course term $100

These educational costs will be assessed to the student and his or her sponsor if applicable as they are incurred (Tysons Institute can provide current cost information upon request).

For students only enrolled for an individual course, the entire cost of the course, texts, and fees are due and payable before commencement of the class.

The following refund schedule will be used to determine the financial obligations:

  • 100% may be refunded up to three days prior to the first day of the semester.
  • 100% of the tuition, minus a cancellation fee of $100 may be refunded within three days prior to the first day of the semester.
  • 50% of the total cost may be refunded if withdrawal occurs the 4th day of the semester and through 25% of the semester.
  • 25% of the total cost may be refunded if withdrawal occurs through 50% of the semester.
  • No refund will be issued if withdrawal occurs after 50% of the semester.

*Application fee, texts, and graduation fees, are non-refundable.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Students who enroll at Tysons Institute sign an enrollment agreement which is a contract for their specific program of study. This agreement identifies the program length, the costs, payment terms, and Tysons Institute 's cancellation and refund policy as specified below.

Either the student or Tysons Institute may cancel and terminate this agreement by WRITTEN NOTICE.

Tuition fee must be paid at least three working days prior to class. If tuition fee exceeds $ 800.00, the student has the option of making installments pending on Tysons Institute. Institute will issue refunds to individuals who have terminated their status as students within 15 days after receipt of a written request.

STUDENT SERVICES at Tysons Institute are provided for the student even before the student is formally enrolled. Applicants are given assistance in course selection through testing and placement advising in addition to counseling and referrals.

Payment Plan Options

Payment Plan Options for International Students(tuition only)

  • Payment Plan A:
  • The total is due for the semester may be paid in full on or before the first day of classes.

    Deferred Payment Plans: Students also may select from payment plans that allow students and parents to pay tuition and fees over time, deferring some of the cost until later. There are two deferred payment plans.

  • Payment Plan B:
  • 33 percent of yearly tuition costs are due on or before the 15th day of each semester 1. The student will make 3 equal payments a year.

  • Payment Plan C:
  • The total for the year is divided into eleven equal payments (about 9% percent of the yearly tuition) payable on or before the 15th day of each month.

Methods of Payment

  • Credit Card:
  • Tyson’s Institute accepts Visa and MasterCard for payment of tuition and fees.

  • Western Union
  • Tyson’s Institute accepts money transfer via Western Union (please call for detail)

  • Personal Check
  • Personal checks in US Currency, drawn on US banks, are acceptable forms of payment for tuition and fees for any of the payment plans and may be sent through the mail.


All fees must be paid US Currency (cash) with any of the payment plans. Please do not send cash through the mail. Present cash to the financial services office in person.