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Mitchell Community College

Statesville, NC 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
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Mitchell Community College Tuition Information

In 2021, tuition for full-time students at Mitchell Community College was $2,432 a year for in-state students and $8,576 a year for out-of-state students.

Usually, colleges raise tuition about 3% each year.

If this information makes going to college seem daunting, remember, the displayed price of tuition does not always mean much if you plan to use financial aid to help pay for college. Many students find the actual cost of college is much less than the total tuition after grants, scholarships, and tuition discounts are awarded. Plus, student loans can make theprice of collegemore manageable until you're done with college.

Does Mitchell Community College Offer In-State and Out-of-State Tuition?

Mitchell Community College is a public, state institution, so it offers a reduced tuition rate of $2,432 for students who qualify as state residents and attend full-time.

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

Choosing a college where you qualify for in-state status can cut the cost of college tuition. Don't forget to verify your state's criteria for as an in-state resident. 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 too, depending on where you live.

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Is Mitchell Community College's Tuition Different for International Students?

Mitchell Community College has the same tuition for international students as for those from out of state.

International students are not eligible for loans or grants from the U.S. government, but may be eligible for private or school-specific aid and scholarships.


Mitchell Community College Room, Board, Fees, and More


Tuition is not the only cost of attending college; there are other costs associated with college, like room and board, facility fees, and books and supplies. Let's take a look at what impacts these costs, and what to expect at Mitchell Community College.

House and Food Costs at Mitchell Community College

Mitchell Community College doesn't provide 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. Students who do not live on-campus but still want to use the dining facilities can opt-in for a meal plan. The cost of board-only is $5,812.

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

Cost of Books at Mitchell Community College

First-year students are sometimes surprised by how much books and supplies cost–and not in a good way. 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 books from students who have already taken the course.

Yearly Fees

Most schools charge some yearly fees to help cover the cost of facilties, like the library, gym and computer labs.

Keep in mind, there could also be other costs associated with participating in certain activities, like joining a fraternity or sorority, or playing on an intramural sports team. Many schools offer ways so that those with demonstrated need to get help covering these fees.

Transportation costs

The cost of getting around in college depends on a few key factors. Will you drive, fly, or take public transportation to school? Is on-campus parking free, or will you need to budget for parking? 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 busses, subways, or other modes of transportation? All of these factors can drastically impact 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 other hand getting around in an urban area is often costly, but there may be more trains, busses or low-cost flight options to actually get to school. The Mitchell Community College campus is in a small town setting in North Carolina, near Charlotte.

Other Costs

When estimating your budget for college, be sure to factor in personal expenses, like movies, takeouts, furniture or appliances for your dorm or housing, and essentials like laundry detergent, toothpaste and toilet paper.


Total Tuition and Expenses at Mitchell Community College


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 Mitchell Community College.

Total Cost of Mitchell Community College

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

2022 Total Tuition and Expenses
In-state Tuition $2,432
Out-of-State Tuition $8,576
Board Only $5,584

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.


Mitchell Community College Financial Aid


In 2022, 0 of the 3,373 undergrads enrolled received financial aid.

Most Common Loans for Mitchell Community 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 Mitchell Community College financial aid, keep reading, or visit their financial aid website.

Scholarships at Mitchell Community 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 Mitchell Community 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 Mitchell Community 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 Mitchell Community College seem more manageable.

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

Mitchell Community College Tuition Payment Plans

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

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

Does Mitchell Community College Offer Tuition Waivers?

Schools sometimes waiver tuition for certain groups, to make attending more affordable. 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.


Learn More About Mitchell Community College


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Mitchell Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$2,651

In State

$8,795

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$2,432
$8,576
Fees
$219
$219
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Mitchell Community College 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

3,373

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$2,651

Out-of-State

$8,795

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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