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Greenville Technical College Tuition Information

In 2021, tuition for full-time students at Greenville Technical College was $6,030 a year for in-state students and $11,310 a year for out-of-state students.

On average, college tuition rises about 3%ba year.

If these numbers feel scary, remember, the total cost of tuition isn't necessarily what you will have to pay to attend a school. Many students find the actual cost of college is way less than the total tuition after grants, scholarships, and tuition discounts kick in. Additionally, student loans can make the amount you do have to pay out of pocket more manageable until you're done with college.

Greenville Technical College: In-state vs. Out-of-State Tuition

Greenville Technical College is a public, state institution, so it offers a reduced tuition rate of $6,030 for in-state students who attend full-time.

Public colleges and universities receive funding from the state government. These institutions offer a lower cost of attendance for those who qualify as South Carolina residents.

Choosing a college where you qualify for in-state tuition can cut the cost of college tuition. Be sure to verify your state's requirements for in-state tuition. Every state has its own rules about what makes someone eligible for in-state tuition. In many states, students must have lived in the state for 12 months before starting school to qualify for in-state tuition. There may be other criteria too, depending on the state you and your parents currently live in.

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Greenville Technical College International Student Tuition

Greenville Technical College has the same tuition for international students as for those from out of state.

Students from outside of the U.S. usually do not qualify for for loans or grants from the U.S. government, but may be eligible for private or Greenville Technical College-specific aid and scholarships.

Greenville Technical College Room, Board and Other Costs

In addition to tuition, room and board, books, transportation and fees are also costs it consider when budgeting for college. Let's take a look at what impacts these costs, and what to expect at Greenville Technical College.

Room and Board Costs at Greenville Technical College

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

Cost of Books at Greenville Technical College

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

Yearly Fees

Most schools charge some yearly fees to offsets cost associated with maintaining facilties, like the computer labs and libraries, athletic facilities, and more. Full-time undergrads at Greenville Technical College can expect to pay around $410 in fees each academic year.

Keep in mind, there could also be additional fees associated with participating in special activities, like joining a fraternity or sorority, or playing on an intramural sports team. Most colleges have ways so that those who may struggle to participate because of cost can find ways to lower or eliminate these costs.

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: Transportation costs at Greenville Technical College

The total cost of getting around in college can really vary. 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 plan to bring a car or are you planning to use busses, subways, or other modes of transportation? All of these factors can make a big difference in your transportation budget. Keeping in mind, first-year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

A school's location can also have a big effect on 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 flip side, getting around in an urban area may be pricey, but cities may offer more buses, trains and affordable flights to actually get to school. Greenville Technical Collegeis located in a urban setting in South Carolina.

Other College Costs

When estimating your budget for college, be sure to take into account personal expenses, like entertainment, clothes, furnishings and toiletries.

Now, let’s go over all of the costs we've covered, to get a better estimate of what is really costs to go to Greenville Technical College.

Total Cost of Greenville Technical College

2021 Total Tuition and Expenses
In-state Tuition $6,030
Out-of-State Tuition $11,310
Yearly Fees $410
Total Estimated Costs

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

Greenville Technical College’s tuition and fees change based on: Academic program for both full and part-time students Course load for both full and part-time students

In 2021, 0 of the 10,536 undergrads enrolled received financial aid.

Most Common Loans for Greenville Technical College 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 Greenville Technical College financial aid, keep reading, or visit their financial aid website.

Scholarships at Greenville Technical 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.

In 2021, a total of $22.8 million was awarded in need-based scholarships. An additional $13.45 million in merit-based scholarship money was awarded to students without demonstrated financial need.

Greenville Technical College Net Cost

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 Greenville Technical College 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 Greenville Technical College seem more manageable.

What will attending Greenville Technical College 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 understand the actual cost of attending that school, based on their financial situation. You can find the Greenville Technical College's net cost calculator on their website.

Greenville Technical College Tuition Payment Plans

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

Greenville Technical College does not have guaranteed tuition.

A Prepaid Tuition Plan is not available for Greenville Technical College students.

Greenville Technical College offers an Installment Payment Plan, which allows students to pay tuition in a series of smaller chunks instead of one lump sum.

Greenville Technical College Tuition Waivers

Schools sometimes waiver tuition for certain groups, to reduce the total cost of attendance. Some colleges offer tuition waivers for faculty, staff, and their families , 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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Greenville Technical College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$6,440

In State

$11,720

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$6,030
$11,310
Fees
$410
$410
Housing
Unknown
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Books
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Greenville Technical College Financial Aid

Students Who Receive Need-Based Aid

Unknown

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

10,536

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$6,440

Out-of-State

$11,720

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