Cost of Attendance
GateWay Community College is known for offering a wide range of programs in a variety of streams, providing quality education to students. Compared to the tuition fees charged at most colleges, the cost of education at GCC is quite low. As per the 2020 - 2021 official information, the average cost for the undergraduate courses offered at the college adds up to about $4,962, which includes the total tuition fees and other expenses. The books and supplies and other expenses cost $1,464 and $8,280, respectively.
Students should understand that the tuition fees charged for their degree programs is not the only expense that is involved in the cost of attending the university. They must plan for several other expenses that accompany the cost of attendance such as lodging, dining, textbooks, supplies, and the cost of living, among others. For students attending the university, the total tuition and fees for one year add up to about $4,962. Apart from that, they should also pay an average amount of $1,464 toward books and supplies, $8,964 for room and boarding charges, and $8,280 toward other expenses in a year. Hence, based on this information, the overall cost of attending the college adds up to around $23,670 per year. At the university, in-state students will be required to pay an amount of $2,070 toward tuition and fees, while out-state candidates need to shell out $7,854.
Avg. Net Price
$0 to $30,000
$30,001 to $48,000
$48,001 to $75,000
$75,001 to $110,000
As for the net cost for attending GCC, the actual amount depends on the annual family income of the candidate. The net price is nothing but the actual amount that a student is required to pay in a year. Generally, the higher the family income of the candidate, the higher is the net amount to be paid. While the actual net cost is subject to one’s family income bracket, the average net price is estimated to be $10,351 at GCC. Candidates whose annual family income is less than $30,000 will have to pay a net amount of $9,679. For the individuals whose income is somewhere between $30,001 and $48,000, the amount comes to $10,788. The amount stands at $11,787 for an annual income between $48,001 and $75,000, $14,726 for the $75,001-$110,000 income bracket, and $14,305 for a family income above $110,000.
Stafford Loan Interest
Time to Pay off Student Loan
Example monthly payment
Total interest paid
Sum of Loan Payments
To have a realistic understanding of how much it will cost to study at GateWay Community College
here is an example one can consider to estimate the payment amounts one will incur with a student loan.
Take a loan of $17,830
for example. This will result in a
payment to be made each year.
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Then the total payment made towards the loan is
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payment made throughout the life of the loan.
For students pursuing undergraduate courses at GateWay Community College, the tuition and fees are estimated to be $4,962 per year. Moreover, the applicants must also pay an amount of $8,964 towards room and boarding charges. Accordingly, the overall cost for undergraduate students at the college totals about $23,670 per year, based on the available data.
The total program cost divided by the total number of credit hours of the program – also called cost per credit hour – that the student has to pay to attend GateWay Community College varies for graduate and undergraduate courses. The students, who enroll for graduate courses, will have to bear a cost per credit hour of $38. GateWay Community College also offers a wide range of online programs across 49 different majors for students at present.
Moving on to the housing and related charges, students who wish to stay off-campus will have to pay around $17,244 per year. Notably, there are no on-campus lodging facilities available for students at the college. The room and boarding charges for the university’s off-campus students come to around $8,964. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $1,464 for books and supplies. The other expenses that students need to plan for come to around $8,280 for candidates who live off-campus.
Housing & Other Expenses
Room & Boards
Book & Supplies
The current projected cost of attending a four-year graduate course, along with the living expenses, at GateWay Community College is around $118,259 as per official data. For undergraduate students, the total expenses added up to $10,351 in 2018-2019, $7,194 in 2017-2018, and $8,262 in 2016-2017.