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Dodge City Community College Tuition & Cost

Dodge City, Kansas

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How much does it cost to attend?

In District Kansas Resident Sticker Price
In District Costs for Dodge City Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$2,580
Room and Board $7,000
Other Expenses Budget$3,496
In State Kansas Resident Sticker Price
In State Costs for Dodge City Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$2,580
Room and Board $7,000
Other Expenses Budget$3,496

In district Kansas residents should budget an annual total cost of $15,546 to attend Dodge City Community College on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $870 for tuition, $7,000 room and board, $1,600 for books and supplies and $2,580 for other fees.

All price data is sourced from the 2020/2021 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

Net Price

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

Average Net Price 2019/2020
Net Price by Income Dodge City Community College
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$4,498
$30,001 to $48,000$4,824
$48,001 to $75,000$7,420
$75,001 to $110,000$7,809

The average reported annual net price for Dodge City Community College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $7,248 in 2019/2020. 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

96% of full-time undergrad Dodge City 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 $5,890 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 21% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $4,786 and 2% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $6,735.

Finanical Aid Dodge City Community College
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $5,890 96%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $3,573 71%
Pell Grants $4,663 52%
Other Federal Grants $1,232 54%
State and Local Grants $1,000 1%
Federal Student Loans $4,786 21%
Other Student Loans $6,735 2%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Dodge City Community College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $16,580. The loan balance of $16,580 is a two year multiple of the $8,290 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 $158 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 $16,580
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $158.19
Total Interest Paid $2,402.98
Sum of All Loan Payments $18,982.98

Projected 2 Year Degree Price

2 Year Sticker Price
Year Kansas Residents Non Residents
1 $16,086 $16,386
2 $16,229 $16,532

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 2 year associate degree and living expenses at Dodge City Community College to be $32,172 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 0.9% 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 Dodge City Community College
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
In District Residents $58 $174 $232
Kansas Residents $94 $282 $376
Out of State Residents $114 $342 $456

Estimated cost for a class at Dodge City 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 Dodge City Community College versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Dodge City 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=154998 IPEDS survey data for Dodge City Community College.