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Mountain Empire Community College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$6,992 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$2,940 tuition
$2,600 off campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$252 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$11,662 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$7,178 tuition
$2,600 off campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$684 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$1,559 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
97% of students receive aid
77% get federal aid ($4,218 avg)
76% get state aid ($883 avg)
40% get institn'l aid ($1,559 avg)
0% get loans

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 6.41% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.51% 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 $4,689 97%
Federal Grant Aid $4,218 77%
Pell Grants $3,940 75%
Other Federal Grants $1,157 24%
Institution Grant Aid $1,559 40%
State Grant Aid $883 76%
Student Loans - 0%
Federal Loans - 0%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: May 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Mountain Empire Community College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
3441 Mountain Empire Road
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
(276) 523-2400
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $133
Out of State $328


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • timberly from jonesville, va
  • Jul-13-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    this college is very affordable, because it offers a variety of scholarships for students.

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  • 5
  • Logan from Jonesville, VA
  • Jan-12-2013 I am a current student here

    You will not be disappointed in Mountain Empire Community College. You will receive a solid education at a very affordable price.

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