What to Know About Tuition & Fees
See how the tuition and fees at Birmingham Southern College measure up to other U.S. colleges and universities and see what you can do to effectively get ready for probable tuition increases.
How Does Birmingham Southern College Contrast With Other Schools?
The next table outlines how BSC measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
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How Much Will Tuition & Fees Be for BSC?
Full-time undergraduate students at Birmingham Southern College were charged $34,448 in tuition and fees for the 2016 - 2017 school year, prior to modifications for financial aid. Of that number, the cost of tuition came to $33,200. The remaining $1,248 represents additional fees.
As opposed to public colleges, BSC does not provide a tuition discount to residents of the state.
Fees and tuition charges quoted here do not include room and board, which will drive up your costs. Yet, a lot of students wind up paying less than full tuition because they receive financial aid as well as other discounts.
View the table below to see 2016 - 2017 academic year costs.
View BSC cost per credit hour here.
Are Tuition and Fees Going Up or Down?
There has been a rise of 3.9% in Birmingham Southern College tuition and fees for out-of-state students in the past 5 years. Tuition grew by 3.9% and fees grew by 4.0%. This year, undergrads should anticipate paying $35,791 based on current projections.
Because of price increases, the full cost of a four-year BSC degree will be $151,761, and the full expense of a two-year degree would be $72,979, which doesn't include additional charges such as books, transportation, and room and board.
See what future tuition and fees will be for BSC students in the below chart.
Mainly due to inflation as well as other factors, the price of college is likely to grow every year. For this reason your final year of college might be much more than your initial year.
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