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Community College of Philadelphia Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$17,270 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$8,880 tuition
$6,660 off campus room & board
$1,250 books and supplies
$480 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$21,710 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$13,320 tuition
$6,660 off campus room & board
$1,250 books and supplies
$480 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$899 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
87% of students receive aid
71% get federal aid ($4,794 avg)
29% get state aid ($1,067 avg)
1% get institn'l aid ($899 avg)
54% get loans ($4,357 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.70% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.79% 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 $5,032 74%
Federal Grant Aid $4,794 71%
Pell Grants $4,715 71%
Other Federal Grants $507 11%
Institution Grant Aid $899 1%
State Grant Aid $1,067 29%
Student Loans $4,357 54%
Federal Loans $4,357 54%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
Financial aid deadline: May 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Community College of Philadelphia offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1700 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia, PA 19130-3991
(215) 751-8000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $306
Out of State $459


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Joshua from Philadelphia, PA
  • Nov-13-2014 I am a current student here

    Community College of Philadelphia is a place where people can enjoy the low quality of low-price education. Community College of Philadelphia where the sun never sets, but where I am the epitome of my own success. A place that I will continue to call temporarily.

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  • 4
  • Syetta from Philadelphia, PA
  • Jun-17-2014 I am a current student here

    Be aware that if you are new student, there is a lot of work that needs to be done, so some people may give you the run around, but most importantly do not take classes that is not required for your major. A lot of students have ran into this problem, including myself.

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