Program Costs

Program costs as of August 2021 for Florida residents:

Pasco-Hernando State College application fee - $25.00*

Pathway Number of Courses Number of Credits


($105.18/credit hour)

Distance Learning Fee

($15/credit hour)

Total Cost
Pre-kindergarten, Primary, Elementary and Exceptional Student Education 10 28 credits $2,945.04 $375.00  $3,365.04
Middle and Secondary Education 9  25 credits $2,629.50



Additional Fees

Additional fees required to obtain a Professional Teacher Certificate include:

  • Florida Teacher Certification Examinations (FTCE) Fees
  • Certification Application Fee

*no PHSC application fee for re-application for prior PHSC students and no EPI application fee required

Financial Aid

The Educator Preparation Institute Post-Baccalaureate Certificate program is eligible for financial aid. Students also may apply for a PHSC Foundation Scholarship.