DCTC Tuition & Cost
|Books and Supplies||$1,200|
|Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living||$7,470|
|Other Expenses Budget||$5,412|
The annual list price to attend Dakota County Technical College on a full time basis for 2017/2018 is $19,795 for all students regardless of their residency. This fee is comprised of $5,069 for tuition, $7,470 room and board, $1,200 for books and supplies and $644 for other fees. Out of state tuition for Dakota County Technical College is $5,069, the same as Minnesota residents.
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Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend Dakota County Technical College when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.
Average Net Price 2017/2018$11,457
|Family Income||Net Price Paid|
|$0 to $30,000||$9,157|
|$30,001 to $48,000||$10,261|
|$48,001 to $75,000||$11,314|
|$75,001 to $110,000||$13,109|
The average reported annual net price for Dakota County Technical College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $11,457 in 2017/2018. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses
|Annual Total Grant Aid||$4,484||54%|
|Federal Student Loan||$6,579||45%|
The average reported annual net price for Dakota County Technical College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $11,457 in 2017/2018.
To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Dakota County Technical College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $29,814. The loan balance of $29,814 is a two year multiple of the $14,907 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 $311 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 4.7%.
|Stafford Loan Interest Rate||4.7%|
|Time to Pay Off Student Loan||10 years|
|Example Monthly Payment||$311.29|
|Total Interest Paid||$7,541.06|
|Sum of All Loan Payments||$37,355.06|
2 Year Sticker Price$39,590
Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 2 year associate degree and living expenses at Dakota County Technical College to be $39,590 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 7% annual increase over the next 2 years which is the national trend.
|Price Per Credit||3 Credit Class||4 Credit Class||All Residents||$199||$597||$796|
Estimated cost for a class at Dakota County 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 Dakota County Technical College versus other colleges.
|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=173416 IPEDS survey data for Dakota County Technical College.