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Central Lakes College-Brainerd Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$12,693 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$4,773 tuition
$6,000 off campus room & board
$1,300 books and supplies
$620 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$12,693 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$4,773 tuition
$6,000 off campus room & board
$1,300 books and supplies
$620 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$844 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
89% of students receive aid
57% get federal aid ($3,976 avg)
57% get state aid ($1,190 avg)
11% get institn'l aid ($844 avg)
61% get loans ($5,813 avg)

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Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $4,425 68%
Federal Grant Aid $3,976 57%
Pell Grants $3,948 57%
Other Federal Grants $669 2%
Institution Grant Aid $844 11%
State Grant Aid $1,190 57%
Student Loans $5,813 61%
Federal Loans $5,441 61%
Other Loans $6,820 3%

Merit Aid Available

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: June 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Central Lakes College-Brainerd offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
501 West College Drive
Brainerd, MN 56401-3900
(218) 855-8000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $159
Out of State $159


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Austin from Des Plaines, IL
  • Nov-01-2013 I am a current student here

    CLC is a very affordable school to get a lot of classes out of they way instead of going to a big university and spending a lot of money .

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  • 5
  • Chanie from Boise, ID
  • Nov-28-2012 I am a current student here

    Cheapest community college in the state, as far as I know. They also don't have an instate and out of state tuition difference. Warning: It is more expensive to take classes online.

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