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Chipola College

Marianna, FL 4-Year Public
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Chipola Tuition Information

In 2021, tuition for full-time Chipola College students was $2,365 a year for in-state students and $8,195 a year for out-of-state students.

On average, colleges raise tuition about 3% each year.

Remember, the displayed price of tuition doesn't always mean much if you plan to use financial aid to help pay for college. Many students owe much less than the total tuition after grants, scholarships, and tuition discounts kick in. And, student loans can make the amount you do have to pay out of pocket feel more doable until you're done with college.

In-state vs. Out-of-state Tuition at Chipola College

Chipola College is a public, state institution, which means it offers a reduced tuition rate of $2,365 for students who qualify as state residents and attend full-time.

Public colleges and universities receive funding from the state government. These institutions offer reduced tuition for those who qualify as Florida residents.

Attending an insitution where you qualify for the reduced tuition offered to state residentscan save students a lot of money on the total cost of attending college. Take the time to confirm your state's guidelines for how to qualify for in-state residency. Every state has its own rules about what makes someone eligible for in-state tuition. The most common requirement is that students must have lived in the state for a full year before starting school. There may be other criteria too, depending on where you live.

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Chipola College International Student Tuition

Tuition at Chipola is the same for every student.

International students usually do not qualify for for loans or grants from the U.S. government, but may qualify for private or Chipola-specific grants, scholarships, and other funding opportunities..


Chipola College Room, Board, Fees, and More


Tuition is not the only cost of attending college; room and board, books, transportation and fees are also costs it consider when planning for college. Let's take a look at what impacts these costs, and what to expect at Chipola.

Room and Board Costs at Chipola

Housing and campus dining at Chipola is $4,560 a year. This number covers the cost of living in dorms or other on-campus housing, plus a meal plan that allows you to eat in the school dining facilities.

Chipola doesn't offer on-campus housing for students, so there are no charge for dorms, however students should consider other housing costs when estimating the actual cost of different schools

Board costs vary based on on the numnber of meals you intend to eat on-campus

Cost of Books at Chipola

The cost of books often surprises first-year college students. The real cost of books depends on the courses you take and the materials required. To save money, many students choose to use books from the library or buy used textbooks and materials.

Yearly Fees

The majority of colleges charge some yearly fees to offsets cost associated with maintaining facilties, like the library, gym and computer labs.

There may be optional fees associated with participating in certain activities, like joining a fraternity or sorority, or participating in sports or other extracurriculars. Most colleges offer resources so that those who may struggle to participate because of cost can get help covering these costs.

The Cost of Transportation at Chipola

The cost of transportation in college depends on a few key factors. Will you take a subway, car or an airplane to get to school? Is on-campus parking free, or will you need to budget for parking? Is the campus walkable? Do you own a car, or are you planning to use busses, subways, or other modes of transportation? All of these factors can drastically impact your transportation budget. At Chipola, freshman are allowed to park on campus.

A school's location can also have a big effect on transportation costs. Small, rural schools may be easier to get around, but the cost of getting to campus may be higher. On the flip side, getting around in a city can be expensive, but there may be more buses, trains or affordable flights to actually get to school. The Chipola College campus is located in a rural setting in Florida.

Other Costs

When creating a budget for college, don’t forget to consider the cost of things like going out to eat or see shows, furnishing your living space, and things like haircuts, clothes and, yes, even toilet paper and shampoo.


Total Tuition and Expenses at Chipola College


Now, let’s look at the breakdown of all expenses, to get a better idea of how much students can expect to shell out for Chipola.

How Much Does Chipola Cost?

What will the cost of attending Chipola be? Here is a breakdown of tuition and expenses.

2022 Total Tuition and Expenses
In-state Tuition $2,365
Out-of-State Tuition $8,195
Room and Board $4,560
Other expenses $2,935

The total estimated cost will vary depending on whether you are going to live on-campus or off-campus.

Tuition and fees may vary depending on program, course level, location, and more.


Financial Aid at Chipola College


In 2022, 0 of the 1,943 undergrads enrolled received financial aid.

Most Common Loans for Chipola Students

Most students take out institutional or government loans, because they tend to have lower interest rates and more flexible repayment options than private loans. Loans from the federal government can be subsidized or unsubsidized. Subsidized loans do not accrue interest during school, while unsubsidized loans begin accruing interest at the time the loan is issued. If students do no qualify for enough federal loans to cover the cost of tuition, some take out private loans. Parents can also take out ParentPLUS loans, which are government loans for parents who are helping their children pay for college.

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) helps colleges determine how much financial need students and their familes have, so they can offer a financial aid package that meets, or come close to meeting, their need. For more information on Chipola financial aid, keep reading, or visit their financial aid website.

Scholarships at Chipola College

Some students may receive grants and scholarships to help pay for college. Unlike loans, scholarships and grants do not have to be paid back.

Net Cost of Chipola College

The net price of college is the actual cost of attending a school for one year. Net cost is calculated by subtracting any scholarships, grants or other aid that does not need to be paid back from the total cost. Student loans are not part of the calculation, because they need to be repaid.

Now that we have a sense of the total estimated costs for Chipola students, we can subtract the average financial aid package to find the estimated net cost. Net cost can vary depending on a students’ need and the financial aid award received.

When considering whether a school fits your budget, it is important to consider the estimated net cost, not just the sticker price of tuition. Often, schools with the highest tuition also offer the most generous aid packages, so estimate your net cost before eliminating a school because it does fit your budget.

By substracting the average financial aid package from the estimated costs, we get a number that may make the cost of Chipola seem more manageable.

What will attending Chipola really cost you? The answer depends on several factors.

As of 2011, colleges are required to have a net price calculator on their website to help prospective students and their families make more informed decisions about the actual cost of attending that school, based on their financial situation. You can find the Chipola's net cost calculator on their website.

Chipola College Tuition Payment Plans

Some students choose to use payment plans to make the cost of tuition fit more comfortably in their budget.

Students cannot pay tuition in installments. Contact the financial aid office to verify this and discuss options.

Does Chipola Offer Tuition Waivers?

Schools sometimes waiver tuition for certain groups, to reduce the total cost of attendance. Some schools offer tuition waivers for faculty, staff, and their families , underrepresented students, or military students. Even with a tuition waiver, other expenses and fees are the responsibility of the student.

Check the financial aid website for more information on payment plans and tuition waivers.


Learn More About Chipola College


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Chipola Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$3,120

In State

$8,950

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$2,365
$8,195
Fees
$755
$755
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Chipola Financial Aid

Students Who Receive Need-Based Aid

Unknown

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,943

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,120

Out-of-State

$8,950

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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