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Pima Community College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$8,724 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$1,572 tuition
$5,400 off campus room & board
$1,600 books and supplies
$152 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$15,048 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$7,896 tuition
$5,400 off campus room & board
$1,600 books and supplies
$152 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$1,848 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
65% of students receive aid
53% get federal aid ($4,790 avg)
0% get state aid ($1,081 avg)
11% get institn'l aid ($1,848 avg)
14% get loans ($4,250 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 6.90% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 6.95% 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 $4,664 58%
Federal Grant Aid $4,790 53%
Pell Grants $4,650 53%
Other Federal Grants $944 8%
Institution Grant Aid $1,848 11%
State Grant Aid $1,081 0%
Student Loans $4,250 14%
Federal Loans $4,240 14%
Other Loans $3,836 0%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
award details Y R
award details Y
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 4
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Pima Community College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
4905C East Broadway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85709-1275
(520) 206-4500
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $66
Out of State $329


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 1
  • Kelly from Vail, AZ
  • Aug-30-2016 I am a current student here

    They will squeeze every dollar out of you and make you buy books you wont use (especially in the arts classes) Always remember that Pima is a business first and an educator second or maybe third.

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  • Melissa from Tucson, AZ
  • Dec-29-2015 I am a current student here

    Too expensive for just a community college. That's why we go there first, 'cause we cannot afford to hop, skip and jump to a university.

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  • 4
  • Denise from Mesa, AZ
  • Jun-04-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Cheaper than community colleges up in Metro Phoenix, Pima saves you a few hundred dollars.

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  • Scherri from Tucson, AZ
  • Jan-04-2015 I am a current student here

    Community colleges help with offering transfer options to several universities, making college much more affordable! I like the smaller more intimate classes community colleges offer as well!

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