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Greenfield Community College Tuition & Cost

Greenfield, Massachusetts

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In State Massachusetts Resident Sticker Price
In State Costs for Greenfield Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,475
Other Fees$4,946
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $6,850
Other Expenses Budget$4,091
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
Out of State Costs for Greenfield Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,475
Other Fees$4,946
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $6,850
Other Expenses Budget$4,091

Residents of Massachusetts pay an annual total price of $17,986 to attend Greenfield Community College on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $624 for tuition, $1,475 for books and supplies and $4,946 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $24,106 which is 34% higher than Massachusetts residents. The tuition charge is $6,744 while books and supplies are $1,475 and other fees come in at $4,946.

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 Greenfield 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 Greenfield Community College
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$7,379
$30,001 to $48,000$9,022
$48,001 to $75,000$9,553
$75,001 to $110,000$12,393

The average reported annual net price for Greenfield Community College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $9,027 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

68% of full-time undergrad Greenfield 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 $4,942 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 17% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $4,521 and 2% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $4,854.

Finanical Aid Greenfield Community College
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $4,942 68%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $712 22%
Pell Grants $4,080 45%
Other Federal Grants $5,191 12%
State and Local Grants $1,377 56%
Federal Student Loans $4,521 17%
Other Student Loans $4,854 2%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Greenfield Community College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $22,294. The loan balance of $22,294 is a two year multiple of the $11,147 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 $213 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 $22,294
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $212.71
Total Interest Paid $3,231.12
Sum of All Loan Payments $25,525.12

Projected 2 Year Degree Price

2 Year Sticker Price
Year Massachusetts Residents Non Residents
1 $17,986 $24,106
2 $19,245 $25,793

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 2 year associate degree and living expenses at Greenfield Community College to be $35,972 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 7% annual increase over the next 2 years which is the national trend.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at Greenfield Community College
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Massachusetts Residents $247 $741 $988
Out of State Residents $502 $1,506 $2,008

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

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Greenfield 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=165981 IPEDS survey data for Greenfield Community College.