2012-2013 Undergraduate Academic Catalog | College Costs

Itemized Charts and Fees

A. Tuition

Hours Per Semester


0 - 7

$554 per credit hour

7 ¼ - 11 ¾

$1056 per credit hour


$12,675 flat rate

18 ¼ +
(flat rate of $12,675 plus)

$792 per credit hour above 18


B. Resident Fee Per Semester


20 Meal Plan:  $1,666
14 Meal Plan:  $1,621 
5 Meal Plan:  $654 (only available for townhouse residents and commuter students)

Room $2,966

These fees do not include periods between semesters. For these periods, a daily charge of $15 is assessed for room only.

A single occupancy room, when available, is $300 extra per semester.

Married students should contact the Office of Student Development for housing assistance.

C. Books and Supplies

These items, estimated at $400 - $500 per semester, may be purchased at the College bookstore.

D. Class Dues

A concurrent resolution of the Student Senate and the four College classes has authorized class dues.

Dues are $25 per semester and will be placed on the student’s account.

E. New Student Fee

This is a one-time fee of $375 that includes ID processing, student orientation, and matriculation fee.

F. Nursing Costs

In addition to regular college fees, nursing students in their second year will need to purchase uniforms with an approximate cost of $200.

G. Supplementary Course Fees: 


Art (Studio)

per course


Art (ART 422)       per course $50
Art (ART 482) per course $70

Criminal Justice (CRJ 101)

per course


Criminal Justice (CRJ 203)

per course


Criminal Justice (CRJ 207/NSC 207)                   per course $95

Computer Programming (CSC 101, 130, 140, 141, 207, 240)

per course


First Year Seminar (GED 100) per course $50

Music (Applied)

1 hour 


Music (Applied)

2+ hours 


Music (Organ Rental)
(In addition to applied music fees)

per sem hr


Nursing (Clinical)(NSG 203)

per sem hr


Nursing (Clinical)
(NSG 203,303, 312-314, 402, 404, 405, 450)

per sem hr


Nursing (Health Issues) (NSG N360) per course $50

Physical Ed (Adventure Education) (PED 206)

per course


Physical Ed (Basic Mountaineering) (PED 120)

per course 


Physical Ed (Bowling) (PED 102) not refundable after the first class session

per course


Physical Ed (Downhill Skiing) (PED 103) not refundable after the first class session

per course


Physical Ed (Golf) (PED 117) not refundable after the first class session

per course


Physical Ed (Individual/Dual Sports) PPE 260 per course $50

Physical Ed (Self Defense) (PED 123)

per course


Physical Ed (M. of Teaching PE) (PPE 325) per course  $100
Physical Ed (Elementary PE) (PPE 315) per course $100

Psychology (PSY 522)

per course


Psychology (PSY 407)

per course


Science Labs (AST 201, BIO 200, ESC 101, PHY 115)

per course


Science Labs (PHY 101-102, 201-203)

per course 


Science Labs (all others)

per course


Social Work (SWK 103, 104)

per course


H. Audit Fees  

Total hours of registration concurrently per semester

More than 12 (full-time):

per sem hr

  no charge

Fewer than 12 (part-time):

per course 


Students may not audit Applied Music courses, Nursing Clinical courses, internships, or Independent Study classes.

I. Miscellaneous Fees 

Bounced Check Fee

per check


Computer Technology (12 semester hours or greater)

per semester


Counseling & Medical Support Fee
(6.5 semester hours or greater)

per semester


Medical Insurance Fee  (under review due to regulation changes) per semester $NA

Directed Study

per course 
(in addition to standard rates)


Examination Credit
(10 semester hour limit)

per semester hour


Late Payment Fee

up to 2% per month


Parking Fee (Commuters Only)

per semester


Tuition for Summer Term/January Term/Trips

per semester hour


Tutorial Instruction Fee

per semester hour


CCCU Best Semester Fee per semester $150

J. Transcript Fee

Transcripts are issued upon written request by the student, provided all obligations to the College have been met. A charge of $5 will be assessed for each copy.