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Labette Community College

Parsons, KS 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
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Labette Community College Tuition Information

In 2002, Labette Community College's tuition was $1,728 a year for in-state students and $2,528 a year for out-of-state students.

Usually, colleges raise tuition about 3% each year.

If these numbers feel scary, remember, the total cost of tuition isn't the final cost for attending college. Many students pay far less than the sticker price after grants, scholarships, and tuition discounts are awarded. Plus, student loans can make theprice of collegefeel more doable until you're done with college.

Tuition for international students at Labette Community College is $5,790 per year.

For information on Labette Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

In-state vs. Out-of-state Tuition at Labette Community College

Labette Community College is a public, state institution, so it offers a reduced tuition rate of $1,728 for students who qualify as state residents and attend full-time.Non-Kansas residents can expect to pay 2,528 per year for tuition.

Public schools receive funds from the state to help them cover costs. These institutions offer a lower cost of attendance for those who qualify as Kansas residents.

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

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Labette Community College International Student Tuition

Tuition at Labette Community College is higher for international students than it is for out-of-state students.

International students at Labette Community College can expect to pay around $5,790 per year, before any scholarships or financial aid.

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


Labette Community College Housing Expenses, 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 Labette Community College.

Room and Board Costs at Labette Community College

Meal-plan costs vary based on on how many meals are included in the plan you choose.

Cost of Books at Labette Community College

The cost of books often surprises first-year college students. The real cost of books and supplies 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.

Annual Fees

Most schools charge some yearly fees to offsets cost associated with maintaining facilties, like the computer labs and libraries, athletic facilities, and more.

There may be optional fees associated with participating in certain activities, like joining a fraternity or sorority, or participating in sports or other extracurriculars. Many schools offer resources so that those with financial need to get help covering these costs.

The Cost of Transportation at Labette Community College

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? Will you need to pay to park on-campus? Is the campus easy to get around on foot? Do you plan to bring a car or will you need to use public transportation? All of these factors can drastically impact your estimated cost of transportation.

Where are a college is located 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, transportation in a city can be expensive, but cities may offer more buses, trains and affordable flights to actually get to school. The Labette Community College campus is located in a town in Kansas.

Other Costs

When budgeting for college, be sure 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.


Financial Breakdown for Labette Community College


Now, let’s look at the breakdown of all expenses, to get a better estimate of the actual cost of attending Labette Community College.

Total Cost of Labette Community College

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

2023 Total Tuition and Expenses
In-state Tuition $1,728
Out-of-State Tuition $2,528

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 Labette Community College


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 Labette Community College financial aid, keep reading, or visit their financial aid website.

Scholarships at Labette 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.

Labette Community 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 Labette 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 Labette Community College seem more manageable.

What will attending Labette 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 Labette Community College's net cost calculator on their website.

Labette Community 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.

Labette Community College Tuition Waivers

Schools sometimes waiver tuition for certain groups, to offset the cost of attending. Some colleges offer tuition waivers for employees and their family members, 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.

Labette Community College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and supporting students.

For more information about Labette Community College's endowment, check with the school directly.


Learn More About Labette Community College


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Labette Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$4,538

In State

$5,338

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$1,728
$2,528
Fees
$1,760
$1,760
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
$1,050
$1,050

Labette 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

1,401

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,488

Out-of-State

$4,288

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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