Tuition and fees at Essex County College are established by the College’s Board of Trustees. Those presented here are for the 2012- 2013 academic year only.
Students should also consider other expenses (meals, books, transportation, etc.), which will vary widely from student to student. Book charges for some fulltime students may be as high as $150.00 per class per semester. A student whose funds are limited must plan carefully for a workable budget.
What is the Cost of Attending Essex County College?
|Tuition per credit hour||$108.50||$217.00|
|Student Activity Fee per credit hour||6.00||6.00|
|General Service Fee per credit hour||26.50||26.50|
|Cost per credit hour||$141.00||$249.50|
Example of Tuition & Fees:
|3 credits||3 x 141.00||=||$423.00||3 x 249.50||=||$748.50|
|6 credits||6 x 141.00||=||$846.00||6 x 249.50||=||$1,497.00|
|9 credits||9 x 141.00||=||$1,269.00||9 x 249.50||=||$2,245.50|
|12 credits||12 x 141.00||=||$1,692.00||12 x 249.50||=||$2,994.00|
|15 credits||15 x 141.00||=||$2,115.00||15 x 249.50||=||$3,742.50|
The College recognizes that many students need financial assistance in order to attend college. To help them, the Financial Aid Office administers various types of federal and state aid. Counselors also have information and can give advice concerning employment opportunities and methods of handling personal finances.
Essex County College reserves the right, with no prior notice, to restructure tuition and fee rates.