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Riverland Community College Tuition & Cost

Austin, Minnesota

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How much does it cost to attend?

Sticker Price
Costs for Riverland Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$664
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $5,708
Other Expenses Budget$4,372

Annual Prices

The annual list price to attend Riverland Community College on a full time basis for 2020/2021 is $17,506 for all students regardless of their residency. This fee is comprised of $5,162 for tuition, $5,708 room and board, $1,600 for books and supplies and $664 for other fees. Out of state tuition for Riverland Community College is $5,162, the same as Minnesota residents.

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 Riverland 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 Riverland Community College
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$7,939
$30,001 to $48,000$8,183
$48,001 to $75,000$9,379
$75,001 to $110,000$12,551

The average reported annual net price for Riverland Community College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $9,032 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

93% of full-time undergrad Riverland 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 $4,530 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 34% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $5,768 and 2% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $7,250.

Finanical Aid Riverland Community College
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $4,530 93%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $1,417 12%
Pell Grants $4,299 62%
Other Federal Grants $540 70%
State and Local Grants $1,504 64%
Federal Student Loans $5,768 34%
Other Student Loans $7,250 2%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Riverland Community College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $19,158. The loan balance of $19,158 is a two year multiple of the $9,579 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 $183 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 $19,158
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $182.79
Total Interest Paid $2,776.61
Sum of All Loan Payments $21,934.61

Projected 2 Year Degree Price

2 Year Sticker Price
Year All Residents
1 $17,506
2 $17,665

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 2 year associate degree and living expenses at Riverland Community College to be $35,012 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 0.9% 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 Riverland Community College
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
All Residents $172 $516 $688

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

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Riverland 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=173063 IPEDS survey data for Riverland Community College.