Tuition & Fees Through Summer 2014

  • Tuition Due Date
  • Payment Policy and Refund Schedule
  • Payment options and instructions.
  • Returned Checks: A handling fee of $30 is charged for any returned checks and the student will be automatically dropped from classes when returned checks are written for tuition.
  • Pursuant to state law (RCW 28B.10.293 and RCW 19.16.500) any debts to the college will be increased by costs and expenses incurred in the collection of such debts.

Note: For academic, social security, VA and loan grantor purposes, twelve (12) credits or more is considered full time.


Tuition Rates - (BAS Degree tuition has a different scale, see below)

Resident Students
(See eligibility requirements.)
Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
Per Credit

Fall 2013 - Summer 2014
Per Credit

1 to 10 credits

$ 106.84

$ 106.84

Credits taken exceeding 10 and up to 18

$ 52.99

$ 52.99

Credits taken exceeding 18 and up to 25 credits (Academic)

$ 96.26

$ 96.26

Credits taken exceeding 18 (Professional/Technical)

$ 14.45

$ 14.45

Applies to Active Duty Military, Reservists/Guard Members, Refugees and undocumented Washington HS grads meeting requirements of HECB form No. 03-01-HB1079.

Non-Resident Students AND International Students

Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
Per Credit

Fall 2013 - Summer 2014
Per Credit

1 to 10 credits

$ 278.84

$ 278.84

Credits taken exceeding 10 and up to 18

$ 58.00

$ 58.00

Credits taken exceeding 18 and up to 25 credits (Academic)

$ 268.26

$ 268.26

Credits exceeding 18 (Professional/Technical)

$ 40.25

$ 40.25

International Students see more details

Non-Resident Distance Learning
To qualify for this tuition schedule, a student must be a U.S. citizen or have resident status by Federal INS rules.

Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
Per Credit

Fall 2013 - Summer 2014
Per Credit

1 to 10 credits

$ 119.84

$ 119.84

Credits taken exceeding 10 and up to 18 $ 53.68 $ 53.68

Credits taken exceeding 18 and up to 25

$ 96.26

$ 96.26

High School Completion (Resident)  
(see # 1 below)
Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
Per Credit

Fall 2013 - Summer 2014
Per Credit

1 to 10 credits

$ 21.37

$ 21.37

Credits taken exceeding 10 and up to 18 $ 10.60 $ 10.60

Credits taken exceeding 18 and up to 25

$ 13.05

$ 13.05

High School Completion (Non-Resident)  
(see # 1 below)
Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
Per Credit

Fall 2013 - Summer 2014
Per Credit

1 to 10 credits

$ 106.84

$ 106.84

Credits taken exceeding 10 and up to 18

$ 52.99

$ 52.99

Credits taken exceeding 18 and up to 25

$ 96.26

$ 96.26

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Special Tuition Rates

Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
Per Credit

Fall 2013 - Summer 2014
Per Credit

Eligible Veterans (restrictions apply)
(See eligibility guidelines )

 

    1 to 10 credits

$ 53.42

$ 53.42

    Credits taken exceeding 10 and up to 18

$ 26.50

$ 26.50

    Credits taken exceeding 18 and up to 25

$ 48.13 $ 48.13

    Vocational credits exceeding 18

$ 7.23

$ 7.23

Apprentice Training

$ 53.00

$ 53.00

First Aid

$ 96.26

$ 96.26

Parent Education Classes

TBA

TBA

    1 High School Completion: If you are 19 years of age or older and are a Washington State resident (see eligibility requirements), you are eligible for a discounted tuition rate for high school completion courses. Non-residents are charged resident tuition rate for high school completion courses. Students between 16 and 18 years old must pay full tuition.

 

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Fees

Fall 2014 - Summer 2015 Fall 2013 - Summer 2014
Aerospace Composite Fee $250.00/quarter $150.00/quarter

Adult Basic Education (ABE)

$25.00/quarter

$25.00/quarter
Automotive ASE Testing $ 15.00 $ 15.00

Automotive Fee

$ 95.00/course

$75.00/course
Autobody Fee $210/quarter $210/quarter

Assessment/Placement Tests
       COMPASS/ESL COMPASS Test Fee
       GED Test Fee

$ 19.00
$ 30.00
$ 19.00
$ 30.00

Aviation Materials Fee

$ 150.00/quarter

$ 150.00/quarter
Bachelor of Applied Science Application Fee $ 35.00 $ 35.00
Community Technology Access $ 20.00/quarter $ 20.00/quarter
Complete Withdrawal Fee $ 6.00 $ 6.00
Computer Lab Fee $48/$28/class $46/$27/class

Culinary Arts Lab Fee

$ 150.00/quarter

$ 150.00/quarter
Drafting and Design Program fee $ 100.00 $ 100.00
Duplicate Award/Degree/Certificate/Diploma $ 15.00 $ 15.00

eLearning Fees
       Online server fee
       Hybrid server fee


$ 7.00/credit
$ 5.25/class

$ 7.00/credit
$ 5.25/class

English as a Second Language (ESL)
for immigrants, not for International Students

$ 25.00/quarter

$ 25.00/quarter
Fitness Center Fee (maximum $9.00) $ 3.00/credit $ 3.00/credit

GED Prep

$ 25.00/quarter

$ 25.00/quarter
GED Test Fee $30/test $30/test

Heavy Duty Diesel Materials Fee

$ 75.00/quarter

$ 128.00/quarter

Intensive English Program (IEP)

$ 2,700.00

$ 2,600.00

International Student Application Fee

$ 50.00

$ 50.00

International Student Health Insurance

$ 198.00
Details

$ 198.00
Details
Late registration fee, after 10th day $ 10.50 per credit $ 10.50 per credit
LHO Material Fee $ 45.00 $ 45.00

Lab Fee (Applies to select courses. See specifics below.)

$ 46.00/quarter

$ 46.00/quarter
Nursing Application Fee $ 35.00 $ 35.00
Nursing Clinical Placement Fee $ 100.00 $ 100.00
Nursing Materials Fee $ 50.00 $ 50.00
RN Assessment Fee $ 376.00 $ 376.00
LPN Assessment Fee $ 287.00 $ 287.00
Official Transcript (each) $ 4.50 $ 4.50
Expedited Transcript (each) $ 15.00 $ 15.00

Parking Fees

Details

Transportation Program Uniform $60.00/quarter  

Student Identification Card (non-refundable)
The student identification card fee, which is non-refundable, is issued to all new and interrupted students taking 3 or more credits.

$ 5.00/one time

$ 5.00/one time

Transportation Management Plan (TMP)
A $15 per quarter Transportation Management Fee (TMP) is charged to students enrolled for 10 or more credits. This fee allows these students to exercise one of the following options:

  • Purchase a quarterly bus pass, the GOPass, from the Cashier's Office.
  • Receive a one-time $45 reimbursement each quarter on the ferry pass or Pierce/Snohomish Transit pass.

$ 15.00/quarter

$ 15.00/quarter

Universal Technology Fee
(on 4 or more credits; maximum of $54)

The Universal Technology Fee is applied to every student except the following: students enrolled in 3 credits or less, students enrolled in non-credit classes, ABE/ESL students, GED Prep students, students enrolled only in online or Washington Online classes.

$ 3.00
per credit

$ 3.00
per credit

WA State Employee Tuition Waiver

Details

Welding Materials Fee

$ 10.00/credit

$ 18.00/credit
Welding WABD Certification Fee - Students
$ 90.00 $ 90.00
Welding WABD Certification Fee - Non-students $ 150.00 $ 150.00

Wine Class Materials Fee

$ 95.00 - 150.00
per class

$ 95.00 - 150.00
per class

Lab Fee
Courses in the following programs require this fee: Automotive, Pottery Clay fee, Photography, and Science courses. Students utilizing the computer labs in Math or English courses will also be charged this fee.

 

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South Seattle Community College
Tuition
Fall 2013 - Summer 2014

Credit Amount

Resident*
* (See eligibility requirements.)

  Credit Amount

Non-Resident
& International Student

 

Credit Amount

Non-Resident Distance Learning*
* Must be a US citizen or have resident status by Federal INS

1

$106.84

  1

$278.84

  1

$119.84

2

$213.68

  2

$557.68

  2

$239.68

3

$320.52

  3

$836.52

  3

$359.52

4

$427.36

  4

$1,115.36

  4

$479.36

5

$534.20

  5

$1,394.20

  5

$599.20

6

$641.04

  6

$1,673.04

  6

$719.04

7

$747.88

  7

$1,951.88

  7

$838.88

8

$854.72

  8

$2,230.72

  8

$958.72

9

$961.56

  9

$2,509.56

  9

$1,078.56

10

$1,068.40

  10

$2,788.40

  10

$1,198.40

11

$1,121.39

  11

$2,846.40

  11

$1,252.08

12

$1,174.38

  12

$2,904.40

  12

$1,305.76

13

$1,227.37

  13

$2,962.40

  13

$1,359.44

14

$1,280.36

  14

$3,020.40

  14

$1,413.12

15

$1,333.35

  15

$3,078.40

  15

$1,466.80

16

$1,386.34

  16

$3,136.40

  16

$1,520.48

17

$1,439.33

  17

$3,194.40

  17

$1,574.16

18

$1,492.32

  18

$3,252.40

  18

$1,627.84

19

$1,588.58

  19

$3,520.66

  19

$1,724.10

20

$1,684.84

  20

$3,788.92

  20

$1,820.36

21

$1,781.10

  21

$4,057.18

  21

$1,916.62

22

$1,877.36

  22

$4,325.44

  22

$2,012.88

23

$1,973.62

  23

$4,593.70

  23

$2,109.14

24

$2,069.88

  24

$4,861.96

  24

$2,205.40

25

$2,166.14

  25

$5,130.22

  25

$2,301.66

 

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*PLEASE NOTE: When students in the BAS program also take Community College credits, tuition for those courses are at a different rate.  Please see your Registration Support Supervisor for instructions.

 

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Applied Baccalaureate Tuition
Fall 2013 - Summer 2014

Credit Amount

Resident*
* (See eligibility requirements.)

  Credit Amount

Non-Resident/ International

1 $ 245.45   1 $ 598.42
2 $ 490.90   2 $ 1,196.84
3 $ 763.35   3 $ 1,795.26
4 $ 981.80   4 $ 2,393.68
5 $ 1,227.25   5 $ 2,992.10
6 $ 1,472.70   6 $ 3,590.52
7 $ 1,718.15   7 $ 4,188.94
8 $ 1,963.60   8 $ 4,787.36
9 $ 2,209.05   9 $ 5,385.78
10 $ 2,454.50   10 $ 5,984.20
11 $ 2,464.38   11 $ 5,994.77
12 $ 2,474.26   12 $ 6,005.34
13 $ 2,484.14   13 $ 6,015.91
14 $ 2,494.02   14 $ 6,026.48
15 $ 2,503.90   15 $ 6,037.05
16 $ 2,513.78   16 $ 6,047.62
17 $ 2,523.66   17 $ 6,058.19
18 $ 2,533.54   18 $ 6,068.76
19 $ 2,768.41   19 $ 6,656.60
20 $ 3,003.28   20 $ 7,244.44
21 $ 3,238.15   21 $ 7,832.28
22 $ 3,473.02   22 $ 8,420.12
23 $ 3,707.89   23 $ 9,007.96
24 $ 3,942.76   24 $ 9,595.80
25 $ 4,177.63   25 $ 10,183.64

*PLEASE NOTE: When students in the BAS program also take Community College credits, tuition for those courses are at a different rate.  Please see your Registration Support Supervisor for instructions.