3333-1-13 Fees for certificate of Authorization and Subsequent Reviews.

(A) Each proposal submitted by an institution defined in Revised Code 1713.01, requesting a certificate of authorization in Ohio or a revision to a certificate of authorization, shall be assessed fees due upon submission of the proposal, as follows:

Initial Program Fees *

In-State Institution Out-of-State Institution

Associate $3,000 $3,000

Baccalaureate $3,000 $3,000

Master's $5,000 $5,000

Doctoral/Professional $5,000 $5,000

*An Initial Program Fee is charged for the first program at a particular degree level.

Degree Review Fees will be charged in addition to this amount.

Degree Review Fees

Paper Review (if no site visit) In-State Institution with Site Visit Out-of-State Institution with Site Visit

Associate $1,000* $2,000 $4,000

Baccalaureate $1,000* $2,000 $4,000

Masters $1,000* $3,500 $5,500

Doctoral or Professional Not Applicable $7,500 $7,500

*Fees may be waived in cases where a new undergraduate major: 1) is an area closely related to an existing program; 2) all or nearly all needed resources are demonstrably in place; and 3) the institutional proposal is sufficiently clear that no substantial additional information or revision is required.

Institutional Reauthorization


No concerns from regional accrediting agency and/or other appropriate accrediting bodies; completion of Regents information document to update list of programs and related activities. $300

Tracking Review Cost of External Consultant

Full reauthorization, including review and site visit. Institution will bear all other reasonable costs associated with such review (e.g. external consultant fees and related expenses). $7,500

Effective: 04/17/2006
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 04/17/2011
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 1713.03
Rule Amplifies: 1713.02