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Northwest Louisiana Technical College Tuition & Cost

Minden, Louisiana

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State Louisiana Resident Sticker Price

In State Costs for Northwest Louisiana Technical College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$895
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $9,932
Other Expenses Budget$6,490

Out of State Resident Sticker Price

Out of State Costs for Northwest Louisiana Technical College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$895
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $9,932
Other Expenses Budget$6,490

In-State Tuition

In-state tuition at Northwest Louisiana Technical College for undergraduate students residing in Louisiana is $3,214. Students will also need to budget for books and supplies, which typically amount to $1,300 annually. Other administrative or academic fees are $895 for the year. Additionally, students should plan an estimated $6,490 for other miscellaneous expenses throughout the year. In sum, residents attending Northwest Louisiana Technical College full time should expect a total annual cost of $21,831.

Out-of-State Tuition

Undergraduate tuition at Northwest Louisiana Technical College is $3,214 for out-of-state students. Additionally, out-of-state students are charged $1,300 for textbooks and educational resources, plus fees of $895. Students are advised to budget $6,490 for other expenses. When these costs are combined, annual out-of-state charges total $21,831. This figure is 0% higher than what Louisiana residents pay.

All price data is sourced from the 2021/2022 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

Net Price

The average reported annual net price for Northwest Louisiana Technical College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $9,355 in 2019/2020. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

The net price provides a more realistic estimate of the true cost of attending Northwest Louisiana Technical College, once common grants and scholarships have been taken into account. It's important to note that this net price can fluctuate based on factors such as family income and individual financial need.

Average Net Price 2019/2020

Net Price by Income Northwest Louisiana Technical College
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$9,064
$30,001 to $48,000$9,220
$48,001 to $75,000$11,927
$75,001 to $110,000$13,436

Financial Aid

91% of full-time undergrad Northwest Louisiana Technical 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 $6,234 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 0% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $0.

Finanical Aid Northwest Louisiana Technical College
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $6,234 91%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $1,201 8%
Pell Grants $5,754 78%
Other Federal Grants $784 73%
State and Local Grants $1,557 33%
Federal Student Loans $0 0%
Other Student Loans $0 0%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Northwest Louisiana Technical College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $13,576. The loan balance of $13,576 is a two year multiple of the $6,788 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 $144 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 4.99%.

Example Loan $13,576
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.99%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $143.93
Total Interest Paid $3,695.38
Sum of All Loan Payments $17,271.38

Projected 2 Year Degree Price

2 Year Sticker Price

Year Louisiana Residents Non Residents
1 $21,831 $21,831
2 $23,838 $23,838

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 2 year associate degree and living expenses at Northwest Louisiana Technical College to be $43,662 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 9.2% 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 Northwest Louisiana Technical College
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Out of State Residents $134 $402 $536

Estimated cost for a class at Northwest Louisiana Technical 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 Northwest Louisiana Technical College versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Northwest Louisiana Technical College Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan No
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan No
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=160010 IPEDS survey data for Northwest Louisiana Technical College.