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First Course Tuition-Free Online

Begin your graduate degree with a free online course!

See if graduate school is right for you by taking your first course online—for free.

First Course Tuition-Free Online promotion waives standard tuition for the first course of your PCC or PTS master’s degree or PTS certificate program started online. If you are a new first-time enrollment or transfer student interested in starting a master’s degree or certificate at PCC, this discount is for you!

Save money on overall tuition costs and begin your master’s degree or certificate for free.

Choose from a variety of degree programs that are convenient and flexible.

Start your degree at your convenience—while still continuing your career.

Enter the code FREECOURSE when applying to take advantage of this promotion.

Start your degree today

Graduate Academic Calendar: Online Learning

2024 Spring Term
Nov. 29–Jan. 19 Registration
Jan. 22 Classes Begin
May 8 End of Semester
2024 Summer Term
Apr. 18–May 9 Registration
May 10 Classes Begin
Aug. 9 End of Semester

Frequently Asked Questions

No, the promotion only applies to new, first-time enrollments.

Yes, the promotion applies if you are a first-time PCC or PTS graduate studies student who is transferring in external credits.

Yes, you will need to pay the standard $50 application fee and the online access and technology fee of $170. See Tuition and Fees for additional information.

2024 Spring Term
Registration Nov. 29–Jan. 19

2024 Summer Term
Registration Apr. 18–May 9

See Dates and Deadlines for additional information.

Online courses have the same lectures and course requirements as on-campus courses, but you can watch the lectures (recorded live in classrooms), interact with your instructor and other students, and complete course requirements at any time or place using a computer. These courses provide a traditional classroom experience without having to leave your current ministry or full-time employment.

First Course Tuition-Free Online promotion is only available for graduate certificates and master’s degrees with online courses available. Programs that do NOT have available online courses are M.S.N., M.A. in Music, and M.A. and M.F.A. in Studio Art/Graphic Design. All others are eligible.
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New student admissions: call toll-free or send an email to

For general graduate questions or questions regarding program requirements, (within the U.S.A.) or (International). You may also send an email to