Understanding Tuition & Fees
Knowing the fees and tuition related to going to Caltech allows you to plan financially for the next 4-6 years. Examine the data following to learn how Caltech's price stacks up to other colleges and if you need to plan for tuition increases.
How do Tuition & Fees at Caltech Compare With Other Colleges?
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Caltech Tuition Charges
Full-time undergraduate students at California Institute of Technology paid $45,390 in tuition and fees in the 2015 - 2016 school year, prior to modifications for financial aid. $43,710 was the cost of tuition. $1,680 was the cost of fees.
Alas, this college doesn't provide any reductions to residents of the state.
View the table below to find 2015 - 2016 academic year costs.
For more info, visit Caltech Part Time Tuition & Fees.
Tuition & Fees Five Year Projection
There continues to be a rise of 4.7% in California Institute of Technology tuition and fees for out-of-state students in the past five years. Tuition increased by 4.6% and fees increased by 3.0%. This school year, undergrads can anticipate paying $47,514 if the growth keeps up.
Due to price growth, the total expense of a four-year Caltech degree would be $203,820, and the total price of a two-year degree would be $97,252, which doesn't include added charges for books, transportation, and room and board.
See this next chart to find out how Caltech tuition and fees may develop in the years to come.
Mainly due to the cost of living as well as other variables, the cost of college is likely to grow each year. For this reason your last year of school may very well be much more than your initial year.