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Residence Waiver Fee (TESU) - degreeguy - 09-12-2019

What is this $2,800? Feels like extortion.

Also, I read about a discount from a Study.com membership, how do I apply for this?


RE: Residence Waiver Fee (TESU) - allvia - 09-12-2019

There is no longer discount on the TESU residency waiver through the Study.com (SDC) affiliation - only a discount on course tuition (of you're not a NJ resident) https://www.tesu.edu/studycom/   To become eligible for the tuition discount you need to transfer two (or more) SDC courses to TESU.  

There are no discounts available for the TESU Residency available anymore, everyone pays the same flat rate; the only way to avoid it is to take 16 (or more) credits directly with TESU (TECEP exams do not count towards residency)


Residence Waiver Fee (TESU) - harrypotter - 09-12-2019

Does anyone know how the Onlinedegree.com discount works? Apparently they have have a 5% discount. Is that on the total cost?


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RE: Residence Waiver Fee (TESU) - allvia - 09-12-2019

(09-12-2019, 01:57 PM)harrypotter Wrote: Does anyone know how the Onlinedegree.com discount works? Apparently they have have a 5% discount. Is that on the total cost?


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It's only on tuition - https://www.onlinedegree.com/scholarship/5-off-tuition-discount-thomas-edison-state-university/

SDCs tuition discount is better.


RE: Residence Waiver Fee (TESU) - spree610 - 10-04-2019

(09-12-2019, 10:54 AM)degreeguy Wrote: What is this $2,800? Feels like extortion.

It's for if you don't meet the residency (credits) for the number of courses taken at the school and still want to graduate. It's only paid in that instance. OR you can take classes at TESU to meet the residency requirement like any other school.

I paid mine. It was that or another 6 classes.


RE: Residence Waiver Fee (TESU) - dfrecore - 10-04-2019

(10-04-2019, 11:35 AM)spree610 Wrote:
(09-12-2019, 10:54 AM)degreeguy Wrote: What is this $2,800? Feels like extortion.

It's for if you don't meet the residency (credits) for the number of courses taken at the school and still want to graduate. It's only paid in that instance. OR you can take classes at TESU to meet the residency requirement like any other school.

I paid mine. It was that or another 6 classes.

EC has it as well, only they call it the "Enrollment Fee" for anyone taking fewer than 12cr through them.  They also have a Student Services Annual Fee each year after the first if you don't take 6cr.  This is all under their "Multi-Source Option."