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Frostburg State University Tuition & Cost

Frostburg, Maryland

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State Maryland Resident Sticker Price
In State Costs for Frostburg State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,760
Room and Board $11,648
Other Expenses Budget$3,056
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
Out of State Costs for Frostburg State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,500
Other Fees$2,760
Room and Board $11,648
Other Expenses Budget$3,056

Residents of Maryland pay an annual total price of $25,798 to attend Frostburg State University on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $6,834 for tuition, $11,648 room and board, $1,500 for books and supplies and $2,760 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $40,284 which is 56.2% higher than Maryland residents. The tuition charge is $21,320 while room and board is $11,648, books and supplies are $1,500 and other fees come in at $2,760.

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

Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend Frostburg State University 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 Frostburg State University
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$9,615
$30,001 to $48,000$13,728
$48,001 to $75,000$17,733
$75,001 to $110,000$20,493

The average reported annual net price for Frostburg State University for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $15,970 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

94% of full-time undergrad Frostburg State University received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $8,402 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 58% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $5,223 and 9% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $13,065.

Finanical Aid Frostburg State University
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $8,402 94%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $3,870 79%
Pell Grants $4,916 44%
Other Federal Grants $960 19%
State and Local Grants $4,886 36%
Federal Student Loans $5,223 58%
Other Student Loans $13,065 9%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Frostburg State University, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $44,456. The loan balance of $44,456 is a four year multiple of the $11,114 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 $424 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 $44,456
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $424.16
Total Interest Paid $6,443.11
Sum of All Loan Payments $50,899.11

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year Maryland Residents Non Residents
1 $25,798 $40,284
2 $26,200 $40,912
3 $26,608 $41,549
4 $27,023 $42,197

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Frostburg State University to be $103,192 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 1.6% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at Frostburg State University
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Maryland Residents $281 $843 $1,124
Out of State Residents $598 $1,794 $2,392

Estimated cost for a class at Frostburg State University 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 Frostburg State University versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Frostburg State University Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=162584 IPEDS survey data for Frostburg State University.