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Elementary Mathematics Instructional Leader Specialization/Certificate

What will I pay for EMIL Specialization program:

The cost of your degree depends on many factors, including:

  • Where you live
  • Scholarships or student employment you receive
  • Time to complete

In addition, WOU many change tuition and fees between today and when you finish your program, changing the overall cost estimate.

Try the net price calculator in the Financial Aid pages and use the information below to sketch out your EMIL budget.


The EMIL program requires 24 total credits. Starting fall term 2017, tuition for online courses will be $479 per graduate credit. Tuition and fee rates are determined by the Western Oregon University Rules for extended programs and are subject to change.

If you pursue an EMIL Specialization you will take all courses online.

Find more information about costs on the Financial Aid Department’s pages.


A $300 one-time matriculation fee is assessed on all new graduate students.

Financial Aid:

Students participating in Specialization only programs, not in conjunction with a Master’s degree are not eligible for federal financial aid. If you would like to learn more about the Master’s degree programs, please visit our Master of Science in Education program.


You can rely on the people behind the EMIL program to help you become a professional in the field of mathematics education. Ask us questions-about the process, about the field, or about your career. We look forward to your contributions to this field.

Ready to get to know us better? Request more information or start the application process.



If you haven’t found the information you need or are still not sure where to direct your question, contact Dr. Rachel Harrington- phone: 503-838-8831 harringr@wou.edu