How much does it cost to attend?

Sticker Price
$16,819
Costs for Minnesota State Community and Technical College
Fee Cost
Tuition$4,821
Books and Supplies$1,960
Other Fees$514
Room and Board $6,724
Other Expenses Budget$2,800

Annual Prices

The annual list price to attend Minnesota State Community and Technical College on a full time basis for 2017/2018 is $16,819 for all students regardless of their residency. This fee is comprised of $4,821 for tuition, $6,724 room and board, $1,960 for books and supplies and $514 for other fees. Out of state tuition for Minnesota State Community and Technical College is $4,821, the same as Minnesota residents.

All price data is sourced from the 2017/2018 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

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Net Price

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

Average Net Price 2017/2018
$9,662
Net Price by Income Minnesota State Community and Technical College
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$9,283
$30,001 to $48,000$8,866
$48,001 to $75,000$10,547
$75,001 to $110,000$12,709
$110,000+$14,608

The average reported annual net price for Minnesota State Community and Technical College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $9,662 in 2017/2018. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

Financial Aid

Finanical Aid Minnesota State Community and Technical College
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Annual Total Grant Aid $4,814 61%
Pell Grant $4,277 48%
Federal Student Loan $4,867 57%

The average reported annual net price for Minnesota State Community and Technical College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $9,662 in 2017/2018.

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Minnesota State Community and Technical College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $21,156. The loan balance of $21,156 is a two year multiple of the $10,578 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 $220 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 4.529%.

Example Loan $21,156
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.5%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $219.55
Total Interest Paid $5,190.39
Sum of All Loan Payments $26,346.39

Projected 2 Year Degree Price

2 Year Sticker Price
$33,638
Year All Residents
1 $16,819
2 $17,996

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 2 year associate degree and living expenses at Minnesota State Community and Technical College to be $33,638 - 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 Minnesota State Community and Technical College
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
All Residents $161 $483 $644

Estimated cost for a class at Minnesota State Community and 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 Minnesota State Community and Technical College versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Minnesota State Community and 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=173559 IPEDS survey data for Minnesota State Community and Technical College.