Tuition Rates

North Carolina Residents

Tuition and fees payable by curriculum students who qualify as residents of the State of North Carolina for tuition purposes, are as follows:

Credit Hours Tuition Activity Fee Tech
Fee
CAPS
Fee
Total*
1 $76.00 $25.50 $16 $4 $121.50
2 $152.00 $25.50 $16 $8 $201.50
3 $228.00 $25.50 $16 $12 $281.50
4 $304.00 $25.50 $16 $16 $361.50
5 $380.00 $25.50 $16 $20 $441.50
6 $456.00 $25.50 $16 $24 $521.50
7 $532.00 $25.50 $16 $28 $601.50
8 $608.00 $25.50 $16 $32 $681.50
9 $684.00 $25.50 $16 $36 $761.50
10 $760.00 $25.50 $16 $40 $841.50
11 $836.00 $25.50 $16 $44 $921.50
12 $912.00 $32.50 $16 $48 $1,008.50
13 $988.00 $32.50 $16 $52 $1,088.50
14 $1,064.00 $32.50 $16 $56 $1,168.50
15 $1,140.00 $32.50 $16 $60 $1,248.50
16 $1,216.00 $32.50 $16 $64 $1,328.50

*Tuition and fees are subject to change by action of the NC General Assembly.  Select classes may require other fees not listed or be “eText only” courses.  Tuition and all fees, including eText fees are due by each semester’s payment deadline. Please see the academic calendar for detailed dates.

Non-Residents

Any student whose legal residence is outside of the State of North Carolina, or, in the case of students who are boarding or living with relatives in the community and whose parents or guardians live outside the state, and who do not otherwise qualify as residents for tuition purposes under General Statute 116-143.1, shall pay tuition and fees as follows:

Credit Hours Tuition Activity Fee Tech
Fee
CAPS
Fee
Total*
1 $268.00 $25.50 $16 $4 $313.50
2 $536.00 $25.50 $16 $8 $585.50
3 $804.00 $25.50 $16 $12 $857.50
4 $1,072.00 $25.50 $16 $16 $1,129.50
5 $1,340.00 $25.50 $16 $20 $1,401.50
6 $1,608.00 $25.50 $16 $24 $1,673.50
7 $1,876.00 $25.50 $16 $28 $1,945.50
8 $2,144.00 $25.50 $16 $32 $2,217.50
9 $2,412.00 $25.50 $16 $36 $2,489.50
10 $2,680.00 $25.50 $16 $40 $2,761.50
11 $2,948.00 $25.50 $16 $44 $3,033.50
12 $3,216.00 $32.50 $16 $48 $3,312.50
13 $3,484.00 $32.50 $16 $52 $3,584.50
14 $3,752.00 $32.50 $16 $56 $3,856.50
15 $4,020.00 $32.50 $16 $60 $4,128.50
16 $4,288.00 $32.50 $16 $64 $4,400.50

*Tuition and fees are subject to change by action of the NC General Assembly.  Select classes may require other fees not listed or be “eText only” courses.  Tuition and all fees, including eText fees are due by each semester’s payment deadline. Please see the academic calendar for detailed dates.

 Explanation of Fees

  •  Activity Fee:
    The student activity fee provides financial support for the student activities programming, including student government, intercollegiate athletics, intramural recreation, student publications, social activities, student clubs and related activities, student insurance, student identification cards, parking permits, and other projects of benefit to students. The activity fee is non-refundable after classes begin.

  • Technology Fee:
    The technology fee supports the procurement, operation, and repair of computer and other instructional technology, including the supplies and materials that support the technology. This permits the College to purchase computers and other technology, hire support positions to operate and maintain this technology, and buy the necessary supplies and materials for operations. The technology fee is $16 for any number of credit hours enrolled and is non-refundable after classes begin.

  • CAPS Fee:
    The CAPS (Campus Access, Parking and Security) fee supports the construction and maintenance of campus parking lots and roads. In addition, it supports Campus Police, Security Guards and Jaguar Alerts to ensure a safe campus. The CAPS fee is $4 per credit hour enrolled for curriculum courses, with a maximum of $64.00 per term and $5 per continuing education course and is non-refundable after the semester and/or course begins.