What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Be prepared economically for your degree. Compare Ohio State's fees and tuition to other U.S. colleges. Check for tuition trends and potential increases to see if you have to allocate more money for the next 4-6 years of paying for college.
How Does Ohio State University - Main Campus Measure Up To Other Schools?
The subsequent table outlines how Ohio State measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
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Discounted Tuition Available for In-State Students
Ohio State fees and tuition is lowered dramatically for students from Ohio. For in-state students, tuition and fees is set at $10,592 for the 2017 - 2018 year, 64.3% off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $9,718 and fees $874.
Ohio State out-of-state undergrads paid $29,696 in tuition and fees in 2017 - 2018. $874 was charged for fees, and $28,822 was tuition.
The subsequent table outlines the costs explained above for the 2017 - 2018 academic year.
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Future Full-Time Tuition and Fees
Ohio State University - Main Campus tuition and fees for out-of-state students grew with a typical annual rate of 3.1% over the past 5 years. In the same time period, tuition grew by 3.2% and fees grew by 0.0%. Due to this, we estimate the cost of tuition and fees for this year will total $30,623.
For a two-year degree, we estimate tuition and fees will be $62,200 and for a four year degree to be $128,343. Remember, this does not include additional costs including room and board, books, and transportation.
Look at the following chart to discern how Ohio State tuition and fees may develop including residence based discounts in the future.
At many schools you'll end up paying out more for your last year of college than you will in your first. This is due to yearly price increases. It's good to keep yourself updated!
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