$2,346

Tuition

$14,532

Cost of Attendance

$6,864

Net Price

Highland Community College (HCC) Tuition and Fees

Highland Community College provides a diverse range of programs across different fields, offering quality education to students. The cost of education here is quite low compared to the tuition fees charged by different colleges. As per the 2020 - 2021 official information, the average cost for the undergraduate courses offered at the college adds up to about $3,711, which includes the total tuition fees and other expenses. While housing costs $6,700, the charges for books and supplies and other expenses stand at $708 and $2,352, respectively.

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$3,625$3,625
Book & Supplies$665$665
Room & Board cost$7,922$7,922
Other Expenses$2,320$2,320
Total Cost of Attendance$14,532$14,532

Coming to the cost of attendance, students need to understand that the tuition fee is just a single aspect of the expenses that come under the overall cost of attending the university. There are several other expenses that are involved in the cost of attending the university, which primarily includes housing, dining, textbooks, supplies, and the cost of living. For students attending the university, the total tuition and fees for one year add up to about $3,711. In addition, the students will be needed to pay an average expense of $708 for books and supplies, $6,691 toward room and boarding, and $2,352 for different other expenses in a year. So, the overall cost of attending HCC comes out to be about $13,463 per year, according to the most recent information available. At the university, both in-state and out-state students will be required to pay the same amount of tuition and fees that add up to $3,711.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$6,864

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$6,722

$30,001 to $48,000

$7,198

$48,001 to $75,000

$10,495

$75,001 to $110,000

$10,666

$110,000+

$10,905

As for the net cost for attending HCC, 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. Simply put, the family income of the candidate is a key factor in determining the net amount. At HCC, the average net price is estimated to be $7,099. The net price for students with an annual family income below $30,000 is reported to be around $6,680. For the individuals who come under the $30,001-$48,000 income category, the net cost is $7,478. Meanwhile, the net price stands at $8,285 for the $48,001-$75,000 income bracket and at $10,150 for an income between $75,001 and $110,000. This amount adds up to $9,701 for students whose annual family income is more than $110,000.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$3,625$3,625
Room & Board Cost$7,922$7,922
Total Tuition & Fees$11,547$11,547

For students pursuing undergraduate courses at Highland Community College, the tuition and fees are estimated to be $3,711 per year. They would also be required to pay around $6,691 for their room and boarding expenses. Accordingly, the overall cost for undergraduate students at the college totals about $13,463 per year, based on the available data.

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019N/A
Undergraduate2018 - 2019$72

The graduate and undergraduate courses have a varying cost per credit hour – which is the total program cost divided by the total number of credit hours of the program – that the student has to pay to attend HCC. The cost per credit hour for the graduate courses at the college sits at $28. At present, Highland Community College also offers various online programs to students across as many as 26 different majors.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & Board$7,922$6,613
Other Expense$2,320$2,234
Book & Supplies$665$665

Now, coming to the lodging and related expenses at HCC, the actual amount to be paid varies based on whether the candidate opts to live on-campus or off-campus. The on-campus logding facilities cost $9,105 per year, while students have to pay $8,983 a year for off-campus housing. The room and boarding charges for on-campus students come to around $6,700, while the off-campus candidates would need to pay $6,683. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $708 for books and supplies. Aside from these, the other expenses that students should plan for add up to $2,405 for on-campus candidates and $2,300 for students who are off-campus.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

$7,922

Off Campus

$6,613

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

$2,320

Off Campus

$2,234

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$665

Off Campus

$665

Now, coming to the lodging and related expenses at HCC, the actual amount to be paid varies based on whether the candidate opts to live on-campus or off-campus. The on-campus logding facilities cost $9,105 per year, while students have to pay $8,983 a year for off-campus housing. The room and boarding charges for on-campus students come to around $6,700, while the off-campus candidates would need to pay $6,683. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $708 for books and supplies. Aside from these, the other expenses that students should plan for add up to $2,405 for on-campus candidates and $2,300 for students who are off-campus.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Associate $20,223 $321

Highland Community College (HCC) offers 9 online programs across 9 Majors.

Projected Price for a 4 year degree

As per official data, the current projected cost for a four-year bachelor's degree, along with the living expenses, at the college is estimated to be around $67,659. For undergraduate students, the total expenses added up to $7,099 in 2018-2019, $6,864 in 2017-2018, and $7,052 in 2016-2017.

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