Tuition & Financial Aid

​​Program Costs

The total tuition for the Fall 2019 cohort is $93,000 for the Davis DBA. A $3,000 non-refundable deposit is due 60 days after receiving the offer of admission to the cohort if accepted prior to January 1 of the beginning year. If accepted after January 1, deposit is due within 30 days after receiving the offer of admission. The deposit is included in the total tuition amount and will be applied to the first semester’s tuition. A detailed tuition schedule is provided upon acceptance. Tuition includes light breakfast and lunch on Friday and Saturday of classes.​

Additional program costs might include: personal technology needs, travel and accommodations to Jacksonville, research costs (data, travel, data gathering, paper and printing), academic association memberships and conference travel.

The total tuition for the 63 credit Fall 2019 JU DBA cohort is $93,000

JU Davis Full-Time DBA provides additional opportunities beyond the 63 credits classes. The program allows DBA studnets to conduct advanced research and co-teach in the environment of American higher education.

Financial Aid

Students in the Davis DBA program are generally self-funded through personal funds, employer funds, or student loans. Financial aid options are available. For more information, please visit the Office of Student Financial Assistance.


There are a limited number of research assistantships that provide up to one-third tuition reduction. These assistant​ships must be applied for each year. Please contact the Graduate Director, Dr. Angela Mattia, at for more information.