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Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Financial Aid

The College of Athens offers affordable programs to fit your budget. Plus, you may qualify for a Need-Based Scholarship that does not require repayment.  CoA also participates in the GI Bill® program.  It is our goal that every student graduates debt-free!


The cost to attend the College of Athens is simple and very reasonably priced at $295 per credit hour as compared to similar institutions. Deadlines for tuition payment are listed for each semester on the Academic Calendar. The is a $100 technology fee per semester, but there are no additional fees (student activity fees, etc.). Students will need a personal computer, internet access, and be able to purchase appropriate books and materials for their program. Please direct any questions about tuition to or call 706-769-1472.

Undergraduate cost per semester (15 credit hours): $4,925

Graduate cost per semester (9 credit hours): $2,955

Financial Aid

CoA Scholarships

Students with financial need may apply for a Need-based Scholarship by completing a Financial Aid Application, which can be accessed here. Need-based Scholarships may be applied to the cost of tuition. Students can also consider participating in a Work-Study Program. Incoming students must have fully completed the application process and been accepted before scholarship applications will be considered. Enrolled students may apply yearly for Need-based Scholarship. Contact your advisor for additional information. 

Scholarship Application Deadline

All scholarship applications must be fully completed at least 14 days prior to the first day of classes for any semester.  Contact Mrs. Cindy Berry,, for any questions related to CoA scholarship and financial aid.   

CoA does not participate in federal student loan programs and discourages students from incurring debt to complete their ministry studies. Please direct any questions about financial aid to Mrs. Cindy Berry at or call 706-769-1472.

Students pay tuition and fees via their Populi accounts.

GI Bill®

CoA accepts GI Bill®, which can be used to cover tuition costs for eligible veterans. If you are a veteran and plan to use GI Bill® to cover tuition and other school costs please contact Mrs. Cindy Berry for more details,

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at