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Columbus State Community College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$11,550 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$3,790 tuition
$6,396 off campus room & board
$1,364 books and supplies
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$15,946 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$8,186 tuition
$6,396 off campus room & board
$1,364 books and supplies
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$1,987 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
86% of students receive aid
59% get federal aid ($4,793 avg)
1% get state aid ($2,998 avg)
13% get institn'l aid ($1,987 avg)
79% get loans ($6,498 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 8.80% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 8.08% 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 $4,674 66%
Federal Grant Aid $4,793 59%
Pell Grants $4,772 58%
Other Federal Grants $1,194 2%
Institution Grant Aid $1,987 13%
State Grant Aid $2,998 1%
Student Loans $6,498 79%
Federal Loans $6,454 79%
Other Loans $6,014 1%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: July 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Columbus State Community College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
550 E Spring St
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 287-5353
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $133
Out of State $294


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Kimberly from Galloway, OH
  • Jan-25-2016 I am a current student here

    Tuition is cheap for a reason. It is affordable for anyone and is a good place to get an education. FASFA is also helpful with paying for your tuition as well as your books if you are qualified for it.

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  • 5
  • Marissa from Urbana, OH
  • Jan-12-2015 I am a past student here

    Columbus state won't put as huge dent in your pocket and you can enjoy sharing the columbus experience with Ohio state university students.

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  • 5
  • Alexandra from Columbus, OH
  • Jul-27-2014 I am a current student here

    Cheap classes, fairly good education. I pay out of state tuition, and I still am very content with the price I pay. Also, they offer plenty of Financial Aid options.

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