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South Plains College Tuition & Cost

Levelland, Texas

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How much does it cost to attend?

In District Texas Resident Sticker Price
$11,278
In District Costs for South Plains College
Fee Cost
Tuition$696
Books and Supplies$1,160
Other Fees$1,564
Room and Board $4,418
Other Expenses Budget$3,440
In State Texas Resident Sticker Price
$12,910
In State Costs for South Plains College
Fee Cost
Tuition$2,328
Books and Supplies$1,160
Other Fees$1,564
Room and Board $4,418
Other Expenses Budget$3,440

In district Texas residents should budget an annual total cost of $11,278 to attend South Plains College on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $696 for tuition, $4,418 room and board, $1,160 for books and supplies and $1,564 for other fees.

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 South Plains College when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2019/2020
$6,172
Net Price by Income South Plains College
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$5,299
$30,001 to $48,000$5,993
$48,001 to $75,000$7,668
$75,001 to $110,000$10,641
$110,000+$10,853

The average reported annual net price for South Plains College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $6,172 in 2019/2020. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

Costs for Similar Colleges

Financial Aid

82% of full-time undergrad South Plains 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 $5,717 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 25% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $4,900.

Finanical Aid South Plains College
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $5,717 82%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $1,584 15%
Pell Grants $5,640 61%
Other Federal Grants $889 22%
State and Local Grants $2,212 27%
Federal Student Loans $4,900 25%
Other Student Loans $0 0%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to South Plains College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $9,492. The loan balance of $9,492 is a two year multiple of the $4,746 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 $91 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 $9,492
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $90.56
Total Interest Paid $1,375.70
Sum of All Loan Payments $10,867.70

Projected 2 Year Degree Price

2 Year Sticker Price
$25,820
Year Texas Residents Non Residents
1 $12,910 $13,294
2 $14,011 $14,428

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 2 year associate degree and living expenses at South Plains College to be $25,820 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 8.5% 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 South Plains College
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
In District Residents $29 $87 $116
Texas Residents $97 $291 $388
Out of State Residents $113 $339 $452

Estimated cost for a class at South Plains 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 South Plains College versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

South Plains 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=228158 IPEDS survey data for South Plains College.