$28,770

Tuition

$43,080

Cost of Attendance

$13,734

Net Price

Principia College Tuition and Fees

Principia College offers undergraduate programs across different fields, providing quality education to students. The expense of education here is very 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 $30,190, which includes the total tuition fees and other expenses. While housing costs $11,960, the charges for books and supplies and other expenses stand at $1,000 and $1,000, respectively.

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$29,470$29,470
Book & Supplies$1,000$1,000
Room & Board cost$11,610$11,610
Other Expenses$1,000$1,000
Total Cost of Attendance$43,080$43,080

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. They will be required to plan for various other expenses associated with the cost of attendance, including lodging, dining, textbooks, supplies, and the cost of living, among other things. For students attending the university, the total tuition and fees for one year add up to about $30,190. Apart from that, they should also pay an average amount of $1,000 toward books and supplies, $10,980 for room and boarding charges, and $1,000 toward other expenses in a year. So, the overall cost of attending PC comes out to be about $43,170 per year, according to the most recent information available.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$13,734

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

NA

$30,001 to $48,000

NA

$48,001 to $75,000

1

$75,001 to $110,000

NA

$110,000+

NA

As for the net cost for attending PC, 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 $14,894 at PC.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$29,470$29,470
Room & Board Cost$11,610$11,610
Total Tuition & Fees$41,080$41,080

For students pursuing undergraduate courses at Principia College, the tuition and fees are estimated to be $30,190 per year. Moreover, the applicants must also pay an amount of $10,980 towards room and boarding charges. Accordingly, the overall cost for undergraduate students at the college totals about $43,170 per year, based on the available data.

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019N/A
Undergraduate2018 - 2019$959

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 Principia College varies for graduate and undergraduate courses. The cost per credit hour for the graduate courses at the college sits at $232. At present, Principia College also offers various online programs to students across as many as 34 different majors.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & Board$11,610$10,000
Other Expense$1,000$1,000
Book & Supplies$1,000$1,000

As far as the housing and related charges at PC are concerned, these expenses vary depending on whether the candidate chooses to live on-campus or off-campus. Students have to pay $12,960 per year for on-campus housing and $11,000 a year for off-campus lodging facilities. For on-campus students at the university, the room and board charges total around $11,960 per year, while the amount charged for off-campus candidates stands at $10,000. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $1,000 for books and supplies. Meanwhile, the other expenses that a student needs to plan for add up to $1,000.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

$11,610

Off Campus

$10,000

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

$1,000

Off Campus

$1,000

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$1,000

Off Campus

$1,000

As far as the housing and related charges at PC are concerned, these expenses vary depending on whether the candidate chooses to live on-campus or off-campus. Students have to pay $12,960 per year for on-campus housing and $11,000 a year for off-campus lodging facilities. For on-campus students at the university, the room and board charges total around $11,960 per year, while the amount charged for off-campus candidates stands at $10,000. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $1,000 for books and supplies. Meanwhile, the other expenses that a student needs to plan for add up to $1,000.

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 $216,987. For undergraduate students, the total expenses added up to $14,894 in 2018-2019, $13,734 in 2017-2018, and $14,300 in 2016-2017.

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