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Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$9,697 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$2,208 tuition
$4,717 off campus room & board
$2,500 books
$272 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$15,454 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$7,952 tuition
$4,717 off campus room & board
$2,500 books
$285 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$762 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
61% of students receive aid
59% get federal aid ($5,069 avg)
21% get state aid ($1,227 avg)
2% get institn'l aid ($762 avg)
0% get loans

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 10.8% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 1.48% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $5,461 59%
Federal Grant Aid $5,069 59%
Pell Grants $4,926 59%
Other Federal Grants $788 11%
Institution Grant Aid $762 2%
State Grant Aid $1,227 21%
Student Loans - 0%
Federal Loans - 0%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
- Y R
- Y
$750 Y
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 15
Financial aid deadline: June 30
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Financial Aid Contact Info
201 Hwy 321 S
Dallas, NC 28034
(704) 922-6200
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $67
Out of State $259


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Austin from Bessemer City, NC
  • Oct-09-2012 I am a current student here

    It is a great alternative to start here when undecided about a major or just not having the funds to attend a major university.

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