$3,912

Tuition

N/A

Cost of Attendance

$7,333

Net Price

Tunxis Community College Tuition and Fees

Tunxis Community College is a prominent educational institution known for providing a plethora of programs across a range of fields, ensuring high-quality education for students. Notably, the cost of education for the courses offered here is low compared to the tuition charged by many institutions. The 2020 - 2021 official data shows that the estimated average cost for students pursuing undergraduate courses at Tunxis Community College comes to around $9,032, which includes tuition and other expenses as well. The books and supplies and other expenses cost $1,200 and $4,866, respectively.

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$4,464$13,232
Book & Supplies$1,200$1,200
Room & Board costNANA
Other ExpensesNANA
Total Cost of AttendanceNANA

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 $9,032. Apart from that, they should also pay an average amount of $1,200 toward books and supplies, $10,093 for room and boarding charges, and $4,866 toward other expenses in a year. Therefore, the estimated cost of attendance for one year at TCC is around $25,191, as per the available information. At TCC, the tuition and fees come out to be around $4,556 for in-state students and $13,508 for out-state candidates.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$7,333

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$7,391

$30,001 to $48,000

$7,560

$48,001 to $75,000

$7,518

$75,001 to $110,000

$7,374

$110,000+

$11,387

The net cost of attending Tunxis 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. The net cost to be borne is typically higher for candidates whose family income is comparatively higher. So, it all essentially depends on the family income bracket of the student. At TCC, the average net price is estimated to be around $7,732. For students with a family income below $30,000, the estimated net price is $7,341, while for the individuals who fall in the $30,001-$48,000 income bracket, the net cost is $7,545. Meanwhile, the net price stands at $7,845 for the $48,001-$75,000 income bracket and at $10,637 for an income between $75,001 and $110,000. This amount adds up to $12,397 for students whose annual family income is more than $110,000.

Student Loans

Example Loans

$12,224

Stafford Loan Interest

4.5%

Time to Pay off Student Loan

10 years

Example monthly payment

$127

Total interest paid

$2,999

Sum of Loan Payments

$15,223

To have a realistic understanding of how much it will cost to study at Tunxis 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 $12,224 for example. This will result in a $1,522 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 $15,223 which is $2,999 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$4,464$13,232
Room & Board CostN/AN/A
Total Tuition & FeesN/AN/A

At Tunxis Community College, the tuition and fees for students who are pursuing undergraduate courses are estimated to be around $9,032 in a year. Moreover, the applicants must also pay an amount of $10,093 towards room and boarding charges. In view of this information, the estimated total cost for undergraduate students at TCC adds up to $25,191.

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019N/A
Undergraduate2018 - 2019$163

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 TCC. The students, who enroll for graduate courses, will have to bear a cost per credit hour of $69. At present, Tunxis Community College also offers various online programs to students across as many as 30 different majors.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & BoardN/A$9,856
Other ExpenseN/A$4,752
Book & Supplies$1,200$1,200

As far as the housing and related charges are concerned, the off-campus housing facilities will cost students $14,959 per year. However, it should be noted that on-campus lodging facilities are not available at the college. Moreover, off-campus candidates will have to pay an amount of $10,093 toward room and boarding charges. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $1,200 for books and supplies. Apart from these, the other expenses that students should plan for add up to $4,866 for students who live off-campus.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

N/A

Off Campus

$9,856

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

N/A

Off Campus

$4,752

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$1,200

Off Campus

$1,200

As far as the housing and related charges are concerned, the off-campus housing facilities will cost students $14,959 per year. However, it should be noted that on-campus lodging facilities are not available at the college. Moreover, off-campus candidates will have to pay an amount of $10,093 toward room and boarding charges. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $1,200 for books and supplies. Apart from these, the other expenses that students should plan for add up to $4,866 for students who live off-campus.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Certificate $1,467 $163
Certificate $1,467 $163
Associate $105,461 $163

Tunxis Community College offers 14 online programs across 5 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 Tunxis Community College is around $126,650 as per official data. For undergraduate students, the total expenses added up to $7,732 in 2018-2019, $7,333 in 2017-2018, and $6,781 in 2016-2017.

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