Tuition, Fees & Financial Aid –
Assistants to Infancy
An Application for Admission may be submitted at any time during the calendar year. Applications are processed upon receipt of the complete application packet and application fee. Priority consideration will be given to all complete application packets received by the Early Admissions Date. After that date, consideration for the course will be on a space available basis. When a course is filled, successful candidates will be placed on a waiting list in the order accepted with the option of deferring registration to the next available course.
TUITION AND FEES -
Assistants to Infancy, Summer 2014 and Summer 2015
Tuition: Tuition costs for the Assistants to Infancy Summer 2014-15 course are to be announced. Please check back soon for more information.
Course-Related Expenses: Students should budget from $800 to $2000.00 to cover books, album supplies and material making fees.
MINW currently does not offer financial aid. However, qualifying students may obtain financial aid through the following sources:
MES 2000 Fund
The Margaret Elizabeth Stephenson Fund, Inc. (MES Fund, Inc.) is the first financial aid fund established exclusively to benefit AMI teacher trainees. With the establishment of this fund, AMI/USA hopes to ensure that qualified individuals seeking AMI training will not be excluded due to their financial circumstances.
The MES Fund is administered by AMI-USA. To apply for this financial aid candidates must first be accepted into an AMI Course. The AMI-USA office must receive applications by May 1st. Visit the AMI-USA website for more information.
Cooperative Degree Program Financial Aid
The Montessori Institute Northwest has cooperative programs with Marylhurst University of Portland, Oregon and Loyola University Maryland. Students who participate in one of these cooperative programs can apply directly to the cooperating institution for financial aid to cover the cost of the AMI course and the additional cost of the cooperative program.
To apply for financial aid, follow these steps:
- Apply for admission to the cooperative institution.
Follow the steps outlined in the financial aid office at the cooperative institution:
FOR GRADUATE PROGRAMS
Loyola Financial Aid Office
Office of Financial Aid
Knott Humanities Center 211A
4501 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21210
Phone: (410) 617-2576
Toll-free: (800) 221-9107
Fax: (410) 617-5149
FOR UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS
Marylhurst Financial Aid Office
Office of Financial Aid
BP John Administration Building
17600 Pacific Highway (Hwy 43)
PO Box 261
Marylhurst, OR 97036-0261
Phone: (503) 699-6253
Toll-free: (800) 634-9982, ext. 6253
Sponsorships for AMI teacher education are available. Students can find more information and a school listing on the AMI-USA website.