Cost Breakdown

Link Year Tuition

Class of 2018-2019

$7,500 - Fall Semester
$7,500 - Spring Semester
$3,000 - $3,500 - Depending on the International Trips

 $350 - Discipline and Damage Waiver  (Returned Thirty Business days after Graduation)

Tuition Due Dates:
1st Semester Tuition Due: August 1st
2nd Semester Tuition Due: January 2nd


Covers 13 meals a week, teaching, housing and utilities.

To pay for your student’s deposit, tuition, and trips, you have three options. First, you can send a check in the mail to 1353 Lake Shore Drive Branson, MO 65616. Second, you can call Crystal Mitchell at 417-266-3233 and she can help you over the phone. Finally, you may pay by credit card online by going to, clicking on “MYKANAKUK,” and choosing “Make Payment.” If you are unsure of or do not remember your login information, you can click on “Forgot Password,” and after a few short steps you will be able to pay online.

Each student is required to take part in an International Trip or an Internship during the month of February. The cost of these opportunities are not included in the tuition cost.
To receive up to 18 hours of college credit an additional balance is payable to John Brown University after acceptance into their program. All John Brown University inquiries should be processed directly through JBU. Please contact Lauren Huffman ( if you have further questions.