John Brown University
2000 W. University St., Siloam Springs, AR 72761
Helping you pay for JBU
We get it. Going to graduate school is a big investment. You deserve a transparent, helpful financial aid experience to make accurate decisions about your graduate education.
2022-23 tuition rates
At JBU, we value honesty and transparency with our current and future students. JBU charges tuition on a per-credit-hour basis, which varies depending on the program. JBU does not charge any additional fees. You can accurately estimate your tuition so you won't be surprised by your bill.
Payment plan options are available to students in good standing.
Scholarships & grants
Community Partnership Scholarship
Do you or a family member work for one of these organizations? You could be eligible to receive up to $2,500 per year toward your graduate tuition.
- Arkansas Department of Education
- Arkansas Children's
- City of Siloam Springs
- Field Agent
- Harvest Group
- J.B. Hunt
- Mercy Health
- New Life Ranch
- Simmons Foods
- Tyson Foods
- Walmart/Sam's Club
Teacher education grants
Teacher Opportunity Program (TOP)
The Arkansas Department of Higher Education provides tuition reimbursement to Arkansas teachers or administrators for up to six credit hours per year, not to exceed $3,000. Apply online before June 1. Find more information here.
Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant
The US Department of Education provides grants to students who commit to teach for at least four years in a high-need field after graduation. Students must maintain at least a 3.25 GPA to receive and retain this scholarship. For more information, visit the StudentAid.gov website.
Graduate scholarships, assistantships & grants
There are a variety of scholarships for graduate students. Some of these scholarships are need-based, and some are based on merit.
- Graduate Scholarship
- Graduate Business Scholarship
- Graduate Education Scholarship
- Graduate Business Alumni Scholarship
- Graduate Business Diversity Scholarship
- Graduate Counseling Diversity Scholarship
- John V. Carmack Graduate Counseling Scholarship
- Graduate School Assistantships & Fellowships
Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund
The Single Parent Scholarship Fund (SPSF) awards scholarships to low-income single parents pursuing post-secondary education in preparation for skilled employment. To apply for a scholarship or to get involved, contact your local SPSF affiliate.
Native American Scholarships
Please contact your tribe to find out about the educational benefits available.
Students with Disabilities
Government website with information on financial aid for Americans with disabilities.
Minority Student Scholarships
- Hispanic/Latino students: Hispanic Fund and MALDEF
- Native American students
Many employers offer reimbursement to employees who pursue higher education. Please contact your employer to find out about the benefits offered.