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Golden Gate University Degrees+ Powered by Outlier

Low tuition. And ways to save.

Moving forward shouldn’t set you back, so we’ve designed our programs to save students money. Customized financial plans are available to fit your unique situation.

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Designed to be affordable - 1/3 the national college tuition average. No surprise costs.

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Purposefully affordable and transparent tuition

All-inclusive tuition for Degrees+ is so low that you can get a full degree for the same cost as just 3 courses at a private school. (Source: NCES)

Ways to save:

  1. 1.

    Choose an affordable program like Degrees+

  2. 2.

    Apply early to have your application fee waived

  3. 3.

    Transfer in existing credits

  4. 4.

    Apply for federal financial aid

  5. 5.

    Take advantage of employer benefits

  6. 6.

    Use your military benefits

Golden Gate University

Golden Gate University Degrees+ Powered by Outlier

Affordable tuition designed to save students money. No surprises.

$149 per credit

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Insitution Total Cost Accredited degree Professional certificate
Golden Gate University Degrees+ Powered by Outlier $8,940 From a top company
Purdue Global $33,390
Penn State World Campus $30,108
Flatiron School $16,900 Certificate of completion
General Assembly $15,950 Certificate of completion

No hidden fees

  • No Textbooks
  • No Tech or lab fees
  • No Subscription costs
  • No Expensive calculators
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More ways to save

  • Employer Benefits

  • Transfer Credits

  • Military Benefits

Frequently asked questions

  • Yes, we encourage all students to file the FAFSA. Even if you don’t think you’ll qualify, there’s no harm in trying. Find out how.

  • We *strongly* encourage you to submit the FAFSA before or while you apply to guarantee that GGU receives it in time. You can expect a response to your application within 10 days, so don’t wait to fill it out. Learn more.

  • Golden Gate University’s school code is 001205. This will ensure GGU receives your application for financial aid.

  • We proudly welcome international students into our programs. Unfortunately, they’re not eligible for financial aid.

  • We offer 3 associate degree programs in popular majors: Applied Computing (AS), Business Administration (AA), and Liberal Studies (AA). Learn more about each program here.