Preschool students may enroll in LBA's Half Day program (8:30-11:30am) or Full Day program (8:30am-3:30pm) for two (T/Th), three (M/W/F), or five (M-F) days per week. Preschool tuition is charged on a monthly basis from the first day of school through the last day of school and may be paid yearly or monthly over 9 months (September through May).
Half-day, 2-Day - $2,970/year or $330/month
Half-day, 3-Day - $3,528/year or $392/month
Half-day, 5-Day - $4,635/year or $515/month
Full-day, 2-Day - $4,725/year or $525/month
Full-day, 3-Day - $5,598/year or $622/month
Full-day, 5-Day - $7,542/year or $838/month
Kindergarten - Grade 12
Kindergarten - Grade 12 tuition is charged on a daily basis from the first day of school through the last day of school and may be paid yearly or monthly over 12 months (July through June).
1st Student - $8,136/year or $678/month
2nd Student - $7,320/year or $610/month
3rd Student - $6,588/year or $549/month
4th Student - $5,928/year or $494/month
Dual Credit and College Credit Plus
High school students may take a variety of dual credit courses, which allow qualifying high school students to earn college and high school credits at the same time. Instruction may occur online at the Liberty Bible Academy campus or off-campus with a university. Current university options include: Cedarville University, Liberty University, University of Cincinnati, Sinclair Community College, Miami University, and Cincinnati Christian University. Qualifying students may earn a varying number of college credits, including the option to earn an Associate of Arts degree upon graduation. Families may apply for state funding or choose the Parent-Pay Option, which varies between $90-$166 per credit hour.
This one-time charge covers the costs associated with data collection, academic testing, and staff administration for prospective students and is paid online via credit card when a new student applies.
Preschool Application Fee - $75
Grades K-12 Application Fee - $100
This annual charge covers enrollment costs, textbooks and supplies, school-sponsored field trips, student technology, and some student incentives like t-shirts and snacks. This non-refundable fee is paid via check or account charge when a student enrolls and may be paid all at once or spread over the subsequent two months. Enrollments are not complete and seats are not awarded to students until this fee is paid.
Preschool - Grade 12 Registration Fee - $225
International students pay tuition plus a $500 processing fee with one exception ... for students entering with entrance testing scores below the school's 40th% NPR benchmark in reading comprehension, an additional $4,728/year will be assessed to provide the student with a minimum of 120 minutes per week of one-on-one academic support to ensure the success of our second language learners.
Beforecare and Aftercare
A fee of $5.00/hour per student for each student in a family will be charged for students who are at school before and after school hours from 7:00am - 6:00pm (prorated to the nearest quarter hour). Enrollment in the program is purely voluntary and can be used as needed. All students who are dropped off prior to 7:30am (K-12) or 8:30am (preschool) or picked up after 3:15pm (K-12) or 3:45pm (preschool) will automatically be signed into the program and fees will be assessed accordingly.
Referring families receive a 4% discount on their oldest child's tuition for one year for referring a new family who enrolls a student in LBA if the referral is confirmed on the new student's Online Application prior to acceptance.
Families with multiple students enrolled at Liberty Bible Academy receive a tuition discount of 10% for the second-oldest student and an additional 10% for each additional student enrolled at LBA.
Salaried staff members may receive a discount when they choose to enroll their own children at Liberty Bible Academy. Please contact the office for details about this program.
Qualifying families (with children in kindergarten through grade 12) making timely applications may receive tuition assistance of up to 50% of the full rate(s) for their student(s). LBA has retained FACTS Grant and Aid Assessment Agency to provide confidential financial needs assessments to families for an application fee of $30
(payable directly to FACTS). The Parent-Student Handbook contains additional policy concerning the student financial assistance program. Click here to fill out a FACTS Application for Financial Aid.
Edchoice & Edchoice Expansion Scholarship
Qualifying families may apply for the Edchoice or the Edchoice Expansion Scholarship. Click here to see how to apply to this program. LBA can assist with the process.
Automatic Tuition Payment
To set up a tuition payment plan with an automatic deduction from your bank account, click here.
Annual Tuition Payment
An annual payment option may be selected. In this case the annual tuition amount is payable in full directly to Liberty Bible Academy on or before July 1 each year.
Monthly Tuition Installments
An interest-free monthly installment option may be selected. For grades kindergarten through 12, twelve (12) equal monthly installments, payable to LBA, are due each year July through June. For preschool, nine (9) equal monthly installments, payable to LBA, are due each year September through May.
Tuition Refund Policy
In the event that a student is not in attendance for the entire school year, preschool tuition will be prorated to the nearest month, and grades K-12 tuition will be prorated based on the date the student enters and/or is withdrawn from school. For students being entered late, the first monthly installment or the annual payment will be due upon registration. For students being withdrawn early, any balance owed the school will be payable on the date of withdrawal and any credit owed the parents will be refunded.