Understanding Tuition & Fees
Prepare financially for your college degree. Compare Adams State's tuition and fees to other comparable colleges and universities. Look for tuition trends and increases to see if you should expect to allocate more funds for the next four years of tuition.
In-State Tuition Discount Available
The cost of Adams State is reduced dramatically for residents of Colorado. Tuition for in-state students is set at $5,448 for the 2015 - 2016 year, a 55.1% discount off the regular price. Fees are $3,126, bringing the total yearly cost for in-state full-time undergrads to $8,574.
Adams State tuition and fees for out of state students is $19,086 for the 2015 - 2016 school year. This is prior to adjustments for financial need so some students will pay less than this.
Of this amount, $15,960 was the cost of tuition and $3,126 the cost of fees.
The following table outlines the costs described above for the 2015 - 2016 school year.
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Is Tuition & Fees Increasing or Decreasing?
Tuition for out-of-state students attending Adams State University increased at an average annual rate of 4.9% over the past 5 years. Over that same period, fees grew by 10.8%. Based on this, we estimate the cost of tuition and fees for 2016 - 2017 will total $20,199.
At this rate, the annual cost for a two year degree will be $21,387, bringing the total cost of tuition and fees for a two year degree to $41,586.
The annual cost for a four year degree will reach $24,006 by the 2019 - 2020 school year, bringing the total cost of tuition and fees for a four year degree to $88,246, not counting additional costs such as room and board, books, transportation, etc.)
The following chart shows estimated tuition, including the discounted rate for in-state students:
Pay attention to how much the tuition and fees are increasing every year. At most schools students will end up paying a higher price for their final year of college than they did for their first.
Tuition & Fees Comparison
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