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FLC Tuition Information

In 2010, tuition for full-time students at Folsom Lake College was and $7,824 a year for out-of-state students.

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

If these numbers sound impossible, remember, the "sticker price" of tuition doesn't tell the full story. Many students pay a lot less than the total tuition after grants, scholarships, and tuition discounts kick in. Additionally, student loans can make thecost of college more manageable until you've finishing school and found a job.

Tuition for international students at Folsom Lake College is $7,824 per year.

In-state vs. Out-of-state Tuition at FLC

Folsom Lake College is a public institution, For students who are not considered California-residents, out-of-state tuition is $7,824 a year.

Public schools receive funds from the state to help them cover costs. These institutions offer reduced tuition for those who qualify as California residents.

Choosing a college where you qualify for in-state residency can cut the cost of college tuition. Be sure to check your state's guidelines for how to qualify for in-state tuition. Every state has its own rules about what makes someone eligible for in-state tuition. Most states require students to have resided in the state for a certain period of time before qualifying. There may be other criteria as well, depending on where you live.

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Is FLC's Tuition Different for International Students?

FLC has the same tuition for international students as for those from out of state.

International students at Folsom Lake College usually pay around $7,824 per year, before any scholarships, grants or other financial aid.

Students from outside of the U.S. are not eligible for federal financial aid, but may be eligible for private or FLC-specific grants, scholarships, and other funding opportunities..

FLC Housing Expenses and Other Costs

In addition to tuition, 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 FLC.

House and Food Costs at FLC

FLC does not offer on-campus housing for students, so there is no cost for housing, however students should consider other housing costs when comparing the cost of different colleges.

Meal-plan costs may vary depending on the numnber of meals you intend to eat on-campus

Cost of Books at FLC

First-year students are sometimes surprised by how much books and supplies cost–and not in a good way. . The real cost of books depends on the courses you take and the textbooks, computer programs, or other materials are required.. To save money, many students choose to use books from the library or buy books from students who have already taken the course.

Annual Fees

Most schools charge some yearly fees to help cover the cost of facilties, like the computer labs and libraries, athletic facilities, and more. Students who attend FLC full time can expect to pay around $1,104 in fees every year they are enrolled.

Keep in mind, there could also be optional fees associated with participating in certain activities, like joining a fraternity or sorority, or playing on an intramural sports team. Most colleges have ways for students with demonstrated need to find ways to lower or eliminate these costs.

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: Transportation costs at FLC

The cost of transportation in college depends on a few key factors. Will you drive, fly, or take public transportation to school?. Will you need to pay to park on-campus? Is the campus small enough that you can easily walk from class-to-class?? Do you own a car, or will you need to use public transportation? All of these factors can make a big difference in your estimated cost of transportation.

Where are a college is located can impact the amount you'll have to spend just to get around. Small, rural schools may be easier to get around, but the cost of getting to campus may be higher. On the other hand getting around in an urban area may be expensive, but cities may offer more trains, busses or affordable flights to actually get to school. The Folsom Lake College campus is in a suburban setting in California, near Sacramento.

Other College Costs

When estimating your budget for college, don’t forget to factor in personal expenses, like going out to eat or see shows, furnishing your living space, and things like haircuts, clothes and, yes, even toilet paper and shampoo .

Now, let’s do a rundown of all of the costs associated with college, to get a better idea of what is really costs to go to FLC.

How Much Does FLC Cost?

2021 Total Tuition and Expenses
Out-of-State Tuition $7,824
Yearly Fees $1,104
Total Estimated Costs

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

In 2021, 0 of the 9,352 undergrads enrolled received financial aid.

Most Common Loans for FLC 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 FLC financial aid, keep reading, or visit their financial aid website.

Scholarships at FLC

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 FLC

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 FLC 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 FLC seem more manageable.

What will attending FLC 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 get a better idea of the actual cost of attending that school, based on their financial situation. You can find the FLC's net cost calculator on their website.

FLC 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.

FLC Tuition Waivers

Schools sometimes waiver tuition for certain groups, to make attending more affordable. Some schools offer tuition waivers for employees and their family members, underrepresented students, or military students. Even if you qualify for a 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.

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FLC Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$1,104

In State

$8,928

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
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$7,824
Fees
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$1,104
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FLC Financial Aid

Students Who Receive Need-Based Aid

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© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

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Total Enrollment

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