Refund Policies

Refund policies vary from program to program. There is a different refund policy for courses and workshops, so check the list below for correct information.

One-Year Certificate Programs

Refund Policies

Students requesting to withdraw from the Full-Time Programs must notify the Program Chair and One-Year Certificate Program and Admissions Manager as soon as possible. The refund policy for students enrolled in ICP Full-Time Programs is as follows.

Please note: the first day of Orientation is considered the first day of the academic year and the fall term.

· 100% refund: Withdrawal 30 days prior to the first day of the term.

· 75% refund: Withdrawal 15 days prior to the first day of the term.

· 50% refund: Withdrawal 7 days prior to the first day of the term.**

**No refunds or credit will be given less than 7 days prior to the first day of the term.

All other fees, including the application fee, registration fee, and tuition deposit, are nonrefundable. No refund is issued for cases of dismissal. All requests for refunds must be submitted to

Part-Time Certificate Programs

Refund Policies

Registration fees for the Part-Time Certificate Programs are non-refundable.
Refunds for individual courses taken within the Part-Time Certificate Programs follow the Continuing Education Refund Policy.

Continuing Education Courses and Workshops

Refund Policy

Students are responsible for their course choices. We recommend that you select your courses carefully. Staff are available to assist students with class placement or to answer any course related questions. In the event that you must withdraw or transfer from a course, the following policies will be in effect:
Transfer Policies:
A $25 nonrefundable fee will be charged for all transfers initiated by a student. All transfer requests must be submitted via email to Transfers may take place any time before a course begins. Any discrepancy with tuition balance due to a student transfer request must be settled within 48 hours for the transfer to be valid.
For courses scheduled for a time period longer than two weeks, a transfer may take place after the first class session and before the second class session.
Students are permitted one transfer per registration. All transfers must occur within the same term.
Withdrawal and Refund Polices
Refund and withdrawal requests must be sent to The date the email is sent will determine eligibility for a refund. All approved refunds take at least four weeks to process. ICP cannot be responsible for providing refunds for classes or programs missed as a result of student illness, student emergencies, or circumstances beyond ICP's control.
All withdrawal requests initiated by the student are subject to a $55 withdrawal fee, which will be deducted from the total refund amount.
Refund Eligibility:
Students may be eligible for the following refunds based on the timing of their withdrawal:
  • 100% Refund:
              Withdrawals made five business days or more before the first day of the course are eligible for a 100% refund. The withdrawal fee of $55 will still apply.
  • 50% Refund:
              For courses scheduled for a time period longer than two weeks, students may receive a 50% refund for withdrawals made after the first class session and before the second class session. The withdrawal fee of $55 will still apply.
              Please note that any withdrawal requests made after the second class session will not be eligible for a refund.


Class Policies

Absences: It is not possible for students to make up a missed class by attending an equivalent class on another day. There are no refunds for missed classes.
Cancellations: All Continuing Education courses are subject to minimum enrollment and cannot be confirmed for certain until about 3 business days before the course start-date, at which time a confirmation or cancellation email will be sent to all registered students. A full refund will be issued in the event a course is cancelled due to under-enrollment.
Schedule Changes: During the term, a class meeting may need to be re-scheduled. A make-up class will be scheduled during the term or added to the end of the course.
Auditing: Auditing of classes is not permitted under any circumstances.
Inclement Weather Policy: In case of severe weather conditions, which could result in the cancellation of classes and or events, please refer to our website, This information is generally posted by 7 PM EST and will be updated as necessary. As a rule, weather conditions, such as snow, sleet, ice, or rain, will not warrant the cancellation of classes or events at ICP.