DCC Tuition & Fees Report
How Much Does Dutchess Community College Cost?
Learn the base cost of Dutchess Community College by getting details on in-state and out-of-state tuition and fees. Compare tuition and fees to nationwide and state averages to put those costs in context. You can jump to any of the following sections in our DCC cost report:
How Much Does DCC Charge for Tuition?
At Dutchess Community College the average out-of-state tuition and fees for undergraduates was $9,246 in 2019-2020. If you were a New York resident, the yearly charges were $4,896.
DCC tuition and fees is for one year of attendance, not including room and board.
The numbers quoted on this page are all sticker price and don't include any financial aid or scholarships students may qualify for.
How much does Dutchess Community College cost for part-time students?
Go to the Cost Per Credit Hour page for details.
How Do DCC Tuition & Fees Compare to Other Schools?
The national out-of-state average for tuition and fees is $19,609 a year. Dutchess Community College out-of-state undergraduates, on the other hand, pay about $9,246 a year in tuition and fees, making the school relatively inexpensive.
Average in-state tuition and fees for schools across the country is $16,509 a year for undergraduate students. In-state undergraduates at DCC pay about $4,896 a year, which is significantly less than the countrywide average.
If you want to know how DCC compares to other schools in the nation, in the region, and in the state, see the chart below.
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Remember to also consider financial aid when trying to decide if you can afford to go to a particular school. For more details on that, see: Dutchess Community College Financial Aid.
DCC Tuition & Fees Five Year Projection
With an average annual growth rate of 4.95% for the past five years, New York residents could expect to pay $5,393 this year if the percentage growth remains the same.
If in-state tuition and fees keeps growing at the same pace, the estimated cost for two years at DCC would be $11,053, and $23,227 for four years.
During the same time period, tuition and fees for out-of-state students have increased by 5.25%. Out-of-state students will be charged approximately $10,242 in this academic year if the costs keep going up at the same rate.
This would result in a total cost of $21,022 for two years and $44,308 for four years.
The following chart shows projected upcoming tuition and fees for undergraduates at DCC.
Don't Ignore Cost Increases
Unless your school has advertised price freezes, it is likely the cost of tuition and fees will go up every year. Make sure you factor this into your budget.
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