$600

Tuition

N/A

Cost of Attendance

$8,272

Net Price

Northern Essex Community College Tuition and Fees

Northern Essex 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. The 2020 - 2021 official data shows that the estimated average cost for students pursuing undergraduate courses at Northern Essex Community College comes to around $8,172, which includes tuition and other expenses as well. The books and supplies and other expenses cost $1,400 and $3,804, respectively.

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$5,136$10,920
Book & Supplies$1,400$1,400
Room & Board costNANA
Other ExpensesNANA
Total Cost of AttendanceNANA

As for the cost of attending the university, students should understand that the tuition forms only a portion of the expenses that are involved in the overall cost of attendance. 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 $8,172. In addition, the students will be needed to pay an average expense of $1,400 for books and supplies, $11,220 toward room and boarding, and $3,804 for different other expenses in a year. Hence, based on this information, the overall cost of attending the college adds up to around $24,596 per year. At NECC, the tuition and fees come out to be around $5,280 for in-state students and $11,064 for out-state candidates.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$8,272

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$7,065

$30,001 to $48,000

$8,003

$48,001 to $75,000

$10,732

$75,001 to $110,000

$13,275

$110,000+

$13,349

The net cost of attending Northern Essex Community College – the actual amount that students and their families are required to pay in a given year – varies depending on the candidate's annual family income. Usually, the individuals who have a higher family income will be required to pay a higher net amount, too. Simply put, the family income of the candidate is a key factor in determining the net amount. At NECC, the average net price is estimated to be $7,941. For students with a family income below $30,000, the estimated net price is $6,836, while for the individuals who fall in the $30,001-$48,000 income bracket, the net cost is $7,723. On the other hand, an estimated net cost of $9,094 is charged for the $48,001-$75,000 income bracket, $12,938 for the $75,001-$110,000 income category, and $13,669 for an annual family income more than $110,000.

Student Loans

Example Loans

$12,620

Stafford Loan Interest

4.5%

Time to Pay off Student Loan

10 years

Example monthly payment

$131

Total interest paid

$3,096

Sum of Loan Payments

$15,716

To have a realistic understanding of how much it will cost to study at Northern Essex 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 $12,620 for example. This will result in a $1,572 payment to be made each year. We can assume that the interest rate is 4.5% post any refinancing or consolidation activities with a 10 years repayment plan. Then the total payment made towards the loan is $15,716 which is $3,096 in addition to the principal amount, which constitutes the interest payment made throughout the life of the loan.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$5,136$10,920
Room & Board CostN/AN/A
Total Tuition & FeesN/AN/A

At Northern Essex Community College, the tuition and fees for students who are pursuing undergraduate courses are estimated to be around $8,172 in a year. Moreover, the applicants must also pay an amount of $11,220 towards room and boarding charges. In this way, for one year, the total cost for undergraduate students comes to around $24,596.

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019N/A
Undergraduate2018 - 2019$214

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 Northern Essex Community College varies for graduate and undergraduate courses. At NECC, the cost per credit hour for graduate courses is $62. Also, Northern Essex Community College currently offers a number of online courses to students across 45 different majors.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & BoardN/A$10,098
Other ExpenseN/A$3,720
Book & Supplies$1,400$1,400

Moving on to the housing and related charges, students who wish to stay off-campus will have to pay around $15,024 per year. Notably, there are no on-campus lodging facilities available for students at the college. Moreover, off-campus candidates will have to pay an amount of $11,220 toward room and boarding charges. On the other hand, the charges toward books and supplies come to around $1,400. Meanwhile, the other expenses that one needs to plan for add up to $3,804 for off-campus students.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

N/A

Off Campus

$10,098

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

N/A

Off Campus

$3,720

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$1,400

Off Campus

$1,400

Moving on to the housing and related charges, students who wish to stay off-campus will have to pay around $15,024 per year. Notably, there are no on-campus lodging facilities available for students at the college. Moreover, off-campus candidates will have to pay an amount of $11,220 toward room and boarding charges. On the other hand, the charges toward books and supplies come to around $1,400. Meanwhile, the other expenses that one needs to plan for add up to $3,804 for off-campus students.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Associate $17,024 $266

Northern Essex Community College offers 2 online programs across 2 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 $123,846. Notably, the total expenses for undergraduate students amounted to $7,941 in 2018-2019, $8,272 in 2017-2018, and $9,023 in 2016-2017.

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