All tuition is priced per semester.

Application Fee

There is a $30 one-time, non-refundable, application fee. This does not guarantee acceptance but covers the cost of the application process.

Full Time Student Tuition

    • Regular price: $500
    • NLC Church Members: $425
    • NLC Church Members currently serving NLC ministries: $375

Required Financial Agreement & Deposit

While tuition may be paid in full, a minimum 50% deposit is required for all STSM Students. The remaining 50% will be divided evenly among 3 scheduled monthly payments. Deposits & Financial Agreements are due by January 25, 2023. All accounts must be paid and in good standing by May 8, 2023 for you to receive credit.

Monthly Spring 2023 Payment Dates:

    • January 25: Deposit Due
    • February 15
    • March 22
    • April 26
    • Semester total due by May 8
    • All monthly payments can be made by cash, check, or credit card. For any questions regarding tuition and fees, please contact our finance office.

Academic Audit Tuition

Full Price $200 (must be paid in full by January 25, 2022)


Childcare will be made available as requested at $150 per semester for one child, no more than $200 per family (Children ages 6 weeks – 5th grade). Payment is due in full at registration.

Shannan Morris: Finance Admin
(361) 992-9921 ext. 7353