$2,432

Tuition

N/A

Cost of Attendance

$4,705

Net Price

Richmond Community College Tuition and Fees

Richmond 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 RCC is quite low. The average annual cost for students opting to pursue undergraduate programs at the college is estimated to be around $5,588, based on 2020 - 2021 official information. This amount includes the total tuition fees as well as other expenses. The books and supplies and other expenses cost $1,500 and $3,740, respectively.

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$2,516$8,660
Book & Supplies$1,500$1,500
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. 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. The total tuition and fees for students attending Richmond Community College come out to be around $5,588 per year. In addition, the students will be needed to pay an average expense of $1,500 for books and supplies, $7,300 toward room and boarding, and $3,740 for different other expenses in a year. Hence, based on this information, the overall cost of attending the college adds up to around $18,128 per year. At the university, in-state students will be required to pay an amount of $2,516 toward tuition and fees, while out-state candidates need to shell out $8,660.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$4,705

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$4,155

$30,001 to $48,000

$4,968

$48,001 to $75,000

$5,452

$75,001 to $110,000

$5,701

$110,000+

NA

The net price of attending Richmond Community College 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. While the actual net cost is subject to one’s family income bracket, the average net price is estimated to be $3,499 at RCC. Candidates whose annual family income is less than $30,000 will have to pay a net amount of $2,111. For the individuals whose income is somewhere between $30,001 and $48,000, the amount comes to $3,076. This amount stands at $4,281 for those with an annual income between $48,001 and $75,000.

Student Loans

Example Loans

$10,638

Stafford Loan Interest

4.5%

Time to Pay off Student Loan

10 years

Example monthly payment

$110

Total interest paid

$2,610

Sum of Loan Payments

$13,248

To have a realistic understanding of how much it will cost to study at Richmond 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 $10,638 for example. This will result in a $1,325 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 $13,248 which is $2,610 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$2,516$8,660
Room & Board CostN/AN/A
Total Tuition & FeesN/AN/A

At Richmond Community College, the tuition and fees for students who are pursuing undergraduate courses are estimated to be around $5,588 in a year. Alongside that, they will likewise need to shell out around $7,300 toward their room and boarding charges. In this way, for one year, the total cost for undergraduate students comes to around $18,128.

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019N/A
Undergraduate2018 - 2019$76

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 Richmond Community College varies for graduate and undergraduate courses. The cost per credit hour for the graduate courses at the college sits at $42. Also, Richmond Community College currently offers a number of online courses to students across 21 different majors.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & BoardN/A$7,300
Other ExpenseN/A$3,740
Book & Supplies$1,500$1,500

As far as the housing and related charges are concerned, the off-campus housing facilities will cost students $11,040 per year. However, it should be noted that on-campus lodging facilities are not available at the college. For off-campus students at the university, the room and board charges total about $7,300 per year. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $1,500 for books and supplies. Meanwhile, the other expenses that one needs to plan for add up to $3,740 for off-campus students.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

N/A

Off Campus

$7,300

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

N/A

Off Campus

$3,740

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$1,500

Off Campus

$1,500

As far as the housing and related charges are concerned, the off-campus housing facilities will cost students $11,040 per year. However, it should be noted that on-campus lodging facilities are not available at the college. For off-campus students at the university, the room and board charges total about $7,300 per year. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $1,500 for books and supplies. Meanwhile, the other expenses that one needs to plan for add up to $3,740 for off-campus students.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Associate $5,396 $76
Certificate $1,368 $76
Certificate $1,368 $76

Richmond Community College offers 16 online programs across 8 Majors.

Projected Price for a 4 year degree

The current projected cost of attending a four-year graduate course, along with the living expenses, at Richmond Community College is around $90,654 as per official data. To note, the total expenses for undergraduate students stood at $3,499 for 2018-2019, $4,705 for 2017-2018, and $4,464 for 2016-2017.

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