Degree Programs Policies
TUITION, WITHDRAWAL, AND PARTICIPATION POLICIES FOR DEGREE PROGRAMS
Tuition for Master of Arts in Maharishi Vedic Science Online and Master of Science in AyurVeda and Integrative Medicine Online:
Degree-seeking Student per semester: For the Fall 2016 Semester, the tuition is US $2,500 per semester for degree-seeking students in the Master of Arts in Maharishi Vedic Science and Master of Science in AyurVeda and Integrative Medicine.
Non-degree Continuing Education Student: Students who have not yet applied to the degree program will pay tuition of $450 per credit on a course-by-course basis. Students must have a bachelor’s degree and meet the prerequisites for the program and the prerequisites for the course. Courses may be transferred into the degree once they apply and are accepted to the degree program. If you have questions about prerequisites please contact email@example.com.
IMPORTANT– The tuition costs for the Fall Semester 2016-2017 will change to $2500 per semester for degree-seeking students and $450 per credit for non-degree continuing education credit student.
Withdraw Policy for Credit Courses:
Automatic Withdraw: During the first week of courses, online students must log in and participate in the online course by 11:58 pm (central time) of Day 7 of a course, 4 weeks or longer. IF a student has not logged in or started any of the course work by Day 7 they will be automatically withdrawn (refer to participation expectations).
Automatic Withdraw: During the length of the course, online students who have not participated for 14 days will be automatically withdrawn, unless, their instructor has given prior approval and notified the Enrollment Center Attendance Officer of same.
Student Withdraw: All withdrawals, from all programs and all courses are subject to the published University Withdrawal policy, which exists in two formats- one for Non-degree Continuing Education and another for Degree seeking.
Degree Seeking Withdrawal policy is on a per-semester percentage-attended basis:
Non-degree Continuing Education withdrawal policy is on a course by course basis. A student who withdraws after the first day of the course will be charged a minimum 50% of the course fee, and after 25% of the course, there is no refund:
Online Participation Policy and Expectations:
First Week of Courses: Online Students will be automatically withdrawn if they do not log in to their online course by 11:58 pm (central time) on Day 7 and participate in online activities as outlined in the course syllabus.
After the First Week: Online students who have not participated for 14 days will be automatically withdrawn unless their instructor has given prior approval and notified the Enrollment Center Attendance Officer of the same.
Student “attendance” in online courses will be defined as active participation in the course as described in the course syllabus, i.e., submitting most of the weekly assignments. Online courses have weekly mechanisms for student participation, which can be documented by any or all of the following methods: student tracking records in Sakai, the submission and completion of assignments and discussions, and communication with the instructor. Students who fail to maintain active participation in an online course as defined in the course syllabus will be dropped from the course.