Cost of Attendance

2018-19 Average Annual Cost of Attendance based on Full-time enrollment for Fall and Spring semesters.

In-District Includes students living on-campus or off campus
  • Tuition and Fees *                         $5,000
  • Books and Supplies *                        810
  • Room and Board *                         4,500
  • Transportation *                             1,962
  • Personal and Miscellaneous *          900
    • Total                                          $13,172
Out of District
  • Tuition and Fees *                         $7,370
  • Books and Supplies *                        810
  • Room and Board *                         4,500
  • Transportation *                             1,962
  • Personal and Miscellaneous *        900
    • Total                                           $15,542
Out of State
  • Tuition and Fees *                        $8,330
  • Books and Supplies *                       810
  • Room and Board *                        4,500
  • Transportation *                             1,962
  • Personal and Miscellaneous *        900
    • Total                                         $16,502
* Tuition and Fees

Cost of tuition and fees for a typical student based on enrolling for 30 hours per year. In District tuition is calculated based on $165 per credit hour and out of District tuition is calculated based on $248 per credit hour. Out of state tuition is $276 per credit hour. Additional fees are charged for certain academic program courses. Average fees for all students is $5.00 per credit hour.

* Books and Supplies
This gives the average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for an entire academic year. Rental prices were included when available.

* Room and Board

Estimated costs to live in the Sandburg District while attending our college. Actual costs may vary depending on individual choices related to location and circumstances.

* Transportation
Estimated costs transportation from students residence to college where classes are located.

* Personal and Miscellaneous
This gives the average cost for expenses including clothing and other personal expenses.

Other Program Costs

Some programs, especially career or technical programs, may have additional costs such as course fees, lab fees, uniforms, tools, supplies, or equipment expenses. Total estimated program costs are available at Programs of Study. Contact your academic department for additional program costs.

Part Time Adjustments

If you are enrolled less than half-time, your cost of attendance for financial aid will exclude housing, personal, and miscellaneous expenses.