$13,484

Tuition

$30,934

Cost of Attendance

$21,678

Net Price

The Pennsylvania State University Tuition and Fees

Pennsylvania State University-World Campus is known for offering a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs in a variety of streams, providing high-quality education to students. The average annual cost for students opting to pursue undergraduate programs at the university is estimated to be around $13,988, based on 2020 - 2021 official information. This amount includes the total tuition fees as well as other expenses. The books and supplies cost $1,840, while the other expenses add up to $3,222.

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$13,988$13,988
Book & Supplies$1,840$1,840
Room & Board cost$11,884$11,884
Other Expenses$3,222$3,222
Total Cost of Attendance$30,934$30,934

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. 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. What's more, at Pennsylvania State University-World Campus, the total tuition and fees for the enrolled students come out to be around $13,988 in a year. Other than that, they will need to shell out an amount of $1,840 for books and supplies, $11,884 for room and boarding charges, and $3,222 toward other expenses on average in a year. So, the overall cost of attending PSUWC comes out to be about $30,934 per year, according to the most recent information available.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$21,678

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$21,763

$30,001 to $48,000

$22,122

$48,001 to $75,000

$23,115

$75,001 to $110,000

$23,259

$110,000+

$27,113

The net price of attending Pennsylvania State University-World Campus is nothing but the actual amount that the students are required to pay in a year. It depends upon the annual family income of the applicant. Generally, the higher the family income of the candidate, the higher is the net amount to be paid.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$13,988$13,988
Room & Board Cost$11,884$11,884
Total Tuition & FeesN/AN/A

At Pennsylvania State University-World Campus, the tuition and fees for students who are pursuing undergraduate courses are estimated to be around $13,988 in a year. Alongside that, they will likewise need to shell out around $11,884 toward their room and boarding charges. Accordingly, the overall cost for undergraduate students at the university totals about $30,934 per year, based on the available data.

Graduate Tuition and Fees

In-stateOut-State
Tuition$21,268$21,268
Fees$504$504

Moving on to the tuition and fees charged for students who wish to join postgraduate programs offered at PSUWC, the amount stands at $22,186 per year. This includes $21,682 for the graduate tuition as well as an amount of $504 for the graduation fees.

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019$886
Undergraduate2018 - 2019$555

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 PSUWC. The cost per credit hour for graduate degrees sits at $369, while that of undergraduate degrees is $107, as per the 2019-2020 fee structure. Also, Pennsylvania State University-World Campus currently offers a number of online courses to students across 20 different majors.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & BoardN/A$11,570
Other ExpenseN/A$3,222
Book & Supplies$1,840$1,840

Students of PSUWC who opt to live off-campus will be required to pay $15,106 per year toward housing. However, it is important to note that on-campus housing facilities have not been made available to students by the university. Moreover, off-campus candidates will have to pay an amount of $11,884 toward room and boarding charges. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $1,840 for books and supplies. Meanwhile, the other expenses that one needs to plan for add up to $3,222 for off-campus students.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

N/A

Off Campus

$11,570

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

N/A

Off Campus

$3,222

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$1,840

Off Campus

$1,840

Students of PSUWC who opt to live off-campus will be required to pay $15,106 per year toward housing. However, it is important to note that on-campus housing facilities have not been made available to students by the university. Moreover, off-campus candidates will have to pay an amount of $11,884 toward room and boarding charges. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $1,840 for books and supplies. Meanwhile, the other expenses that one needs to plan for add up to $3,222 for off-campus students.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Bachelors $71,520 $596
Masters $30,750 $1,025
Graduate Certificate $12,795 $853
Associate $35,760 $596
Undergraduate Certificate $7,152 $596
Post Baccalaureate Certificate $12,795 $853

The Pennsylvania State University offers 155 online programs across 22 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 university is estimated to be around $154,905.

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