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North Iowa Area Community College Tuition & Cost

Mason City, Iowa

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State Iowa Resident Sticker Price
$16,579
In State Costs for North Iowa Area Community College
Fee Cost
Tuition$4,793
Books and Supplies$1,020
Other Fees$810
Room and Board $7,342
Other Expenses Budget$2,614
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
$18,975
Out of State Costs for North Iowa Area Community College
Fee Cost
Tuition$7,189
Books and Supplies$1,020
Other Fees$810
Room and Board $7,342
Other Expenses Budget$2,614

Residents of Iowa pay an annual total price of $16,579 to attend North Iowa Area Community College on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $4,793 for tuition, $7,342 room and board, $1,020 for books and supplies and $810 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $18,975 which is 14.5% higher than Iowa residents. The tuition charge is $7,189 while room and board is $7,342, books and supplies are $1,020 and other fees come in at $810.

All price data is sourced from the 2019/2020 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.
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Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend North Iowa Area Community College when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2018/2019
$8,399
Net Price by Income North Iowa Area Community College
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$6,551
$30,001 to $48,000$7,397
$48,001 to $75,000$8,707
$75,001 to $110,000$11,034
$110,000+$11,789

The average reported annual net price for North Iowa Area Community College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $8,399 in 2018/2019. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

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Financial Aid

79% of full-time undergrad North Iowa Area Community College received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $4,608 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 39% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $4,364 and 1% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $5,936.

Finanical Aid North Iowa Area Community College
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $4,608 79%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $2,260 61%
Pell Grants $4,387 44%
Other Federal Grants $432 11%
State and Local Grants $1,946 15%
Federal Student Loans $4,364 39%
Other Student Loans $5,936 1%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to North Iowa Area Community College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $13,292. The loan balance of $13,292 is a two year multiple of the $6,646 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $127 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 2.75%.

Example Loan $13,292
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $126.82
Total Interest Paid $1,926.44
Sum of All Loan Payments $15,218.44

Projected 2 Year Degree Price

2 Year Sticker Price
$33,158
Year Iowa Residents Non Residents
1 $16,579 $18,975
2 $17,314 $19,817

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 2 year associate degree and living expenses at North Iowa Area Community College to be $33,158 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 4.4% annual increase over the next 2 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at North Iowa Area Community College
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Iowa Residents $160 $480 $640
Out of State Residents $240 $720 $960

Estimated cost for a class at North Iowa Area Community College based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at North Iowa Area Community College versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

North Iowa Area Community College Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=154059 IPEDS survey data for North Iowa Area Community College.