Tuition and Fees Through Summer 2016

  • 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.

South Seattle College Tuition
Fall 2015 - Summer 2016

Credit Amount

Resident

Non-Resident & International
Student

BAS Resident

BAS Non-Resident

Non-Resident Distance Learning

1

$102.75

$279.26

$234.43

$598.84

$119.84

2

$205.50

$558.52

$468.86

$1,197.68

$239.68

3

$308.25

$837.78

$703.29

$1,796.52

$359.52

4

$411.00

$1,117.04

$937.72

$2,395.36

$479.36

5

$513.75

$1,396.30

$1,172.15

$2,994.20

$599.20

6

$616.50

$1,675.56

$1,406.58

$3,593.04

$719.04

7

$719.25

$1,954.82

$1,641.01

$4,191.88

$838.88

8

$822.00

$2,234.08

$1,875.44

$4,790.72

$958.72

9

$924.75

$2,513.34

$2,109.87

$5,389.56

$1,078.56

10

$1,027.50

$2,792.60

$2,344.30

$5,988.40

$1,198.40

11

$1078.40

$2,850.68

$2,354.25

$5,999.05

$1,252.08

12

$1,129.30

$2,908.76

$2,364.20

$6,009.70

$1,305.76

13

$1,180.20

$2,966.84

$2,374.15

$6,020.35

$1,359.44

14

$1,231.10

$3,024.92

$2,384.10

$6,031.00

$1,413.12

15

$1,282.00

$3,083.00

$2,394.05

$6,041.65

$1,466.80

16

$1,332.90

$3,141.08

$2,404.00

$6,052.30

$1,520.48

17

$1,383.80

$3199.16

$2,413.95

$6,062.95

$1,574.16

18

$1,434.70

$3,257.24

$2,423.90

$6,073.60

$1,627.84

19

$1,526.87

$3,525.92

$2,647.75

$6,661.86

$1,724.10

20

$1,619.04

$3,794.60

$2,871.60

$7,250.12

$1,820.36

21

$1,711.21

$4,063.28

$3,095.45

$7,838.38

$1,916.62

22

$1,803.38

$4,331.96

$3,319.30

$8,426.64

$2,012.88

23

$1,895.55

$4,600.64

$3,543.15

$9,014.90

$2,109.14

24

$1,987.72

$4,869.32

$3,767.00

$9,603.16

$2,205.40

25

$2,079.89

$5,138.00

$3,990.85

$10,191.42

$2,301.66


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.

South Seattle College Tuition 2015-2016 - (BAS Degree tuition has a different scale, see below)

Resident Students
(See eligibility requirements.)
Fall 2015 - Summer 2016
Per Credit

Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
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 2015 - Summer 2016
Per Credit

Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
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 2015 - Summer 2016
Per Credit

Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
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 2015 - Summer 2016
Per Credit

Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
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 2015 - Summer 2016
Per Credit

Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
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

South Seattle College Applied Baccalaureate Tuition 2015-2016

Fall 2015 - Summer 2016
Per Credit

Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
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.

 

Fees

Fall 2015 - Summer 2016 Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
Aerospace Composite Fee $ 250.00/quarter $ 250.00/quarter

Adult Basic Education (ABE)

$ 25.00/quarter

$ 25.00/quarter
Allied Health Skills Lab Fee $ 30.00/course --
Automotive ASE Testing $ 15.00 $ 15.00

Automotive Fee

$ 95.00/course

$ 95.00/course
Autobody Fee $ 210/quarter $ 210/quarter
COMPASS/Placement Test $ 19.00 $ 19.00

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 $ 50.15/$29.25/class $48/$28/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

$ 225.00/quarter

$ 75.00/quarter
Industrial Vehicles Materials Fee $ 1,500.00/quarter --

Intensive English Program (IEP)

$ 2,700.00

$ 2,700.00

International Student Application Fee

$ 50.00

$ 50.00

International Student Health Insurance

$ 242.10
Details

$ 242.10
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 Electronic Medical Record User Registration $ 75.00/year --
Nursing Materials Fee $ 50.00 $ 50.00
RN Annual Assessment Fee $ 376.00 $ 376.00
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

$ 18.00/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.